A brand new trailer for the upcoming film Followed has been launched. This one is probably not in your radar, however with a critical lack of latest releases coming our means this 12 months in comparison with a typical summer time film season, something that’s making its solution to a theater carries some weight. And this horror flick is doing simply that, as it will likely be making its solution to drive-in theaters across the U.S. when it arrives later this month.
This serves because the debut characteristic of Antoine Le. The trailer reveals that we’re following a vlogger named Mike who’s trying to bolster his subscriber rely. To do that, he enlists a small group to take a look at a supposedly haunted resort. It is claimed to be “based on real events.” It makes use of discovered footage. The model, which was popularized by The Blair Witch Project that reached its industrial peak with the Paranormal Activity franchise, has slowed down in recent times however nonetheless pops up sometimes.
The film has performed at a number of festivals and took residence just a few awards alongside the best way, together with Best Horror/Thriller Feature Film on the Hollywood Independent Filmmaker Awards & Festival. The solid consists of Matthew Solomon, John Savage, Sam Valentine, Tim Drier, Caitlin Grace, Kelsey Griswold and Christopher Ross Martin. Writer Todd Klick had this to say about how he cooked up the concept for the film.
“A few years ago, I noticed a disturbing trend (which is ongoing) in the vlogs of the youth. In a scramble to gain more subscribers, the hosts of many of these videos exhibited an increased lack of empathy for the victims of their posts and pranks. What would happen, I wondered one day, if these same vloggers showed this kind of disrespect to angry spirits of the dead? What would be the consequences? That was the seed of who would eventually become-as my fellow producing partners Matthew Ryan Brewbaker, Antoine Le and Greg Berlant nicknamed him: ‘DropTheMike.’ Seeing this charming but deeply disturbed character come to life-through the skilled direction of Antoine Le, the deft acting of Matthew Solomon, and the tireless producing and editing devotion of Matt Brewbaker-has been a thrill.”
Followed facilities on on-line persona ‘DropTheMike’, who’s seeking thrills and stardom and visits horrific locations to make it occur. He is obtainable a profitable sponsorship and takes his vlog channel to one of the haunted lodges in America. The journey begins as a enjoyable problem accompanied by mates, however rapidly descends into a private hell.
Several current releases comparable to The Wretched and Becky have had success enjoying at drive-ins. With the vast majority of theaters nonetheless closed within the U.S., they continue to be the one recreation on the town for a lot of Americans and have change into one thing of a haven for lovers of the cinematic expertise. Those excited by trying out Followed can achieve this at a drive-in close to you beginning June 26. For data on native showtimes and to seize tickets, head on over to FollowedHorrorMovie.com.