There is a knock on the booth in the first trailer for filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan’s sequel to old. A secret adaptation of author Paul Tremblay’s novel, “The Hut at the End of the World”, knock on the booth stars Dave Bautista (guardians of the galaxy), Rupert Grint(Servant), Nikki Amuka-Bird (old), Ben Aldridge (Pennyworth), and Jonathan Groff (spirit hunter). Directed, written and produced by Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense, Signs), Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for the thriller, which will hit theaters on February 3, 2023. Watch it below.
“I’ll tell you this: strangely, it was the fastest screenplay I’ve ever written. Panels would have had this title before knock on the booth“, said Shyamalan previously comics. “I probably think, as far as the two are concerned, they have this movement, this event, that pushes me to write it very quickly. I hope the public will feel that when they come to see it.”
The Divide and Glass filmmaker added from Cabin: “It’s definitely in the wheelhouse of things you see of me now, especially with [Apple TV+ series] Servantthis contained and gigantic event that is happening.”
Praised by horror master Stephen King as “thought-provoking and terrifying, with a tension that coils like a chain” and “captivating, horrifying and fascinating” by QGTremblay’s novel is described as a “propulsive and heart-pounding psychological thriller from award-winning author Bram Stoker of A head full of ghosts.”
Reads the book’s official synopsis: “Seven-year-old Wen and his parents, Eric and Andrew, are vacationing in a secluded cabin on a quiet northern New Hampshire lake. A few miles from the Canadian border, far from the hustle and bustle of city life, cut off from the urgent buzz of cell phones and the internet, they are more than two miles from their nearest neighbors in either direction along the coast. an old dirt logging road.
“On a cloudless summer day, as Wen catches grasshoppers in the front yard, a stranger unexpectedly appears. Leonard is the tallest man Wen has ever seen, but he’s young – twenty-four and a half, he tells her. — and friendly, with a warm, broad smile that wins her over almost instantly. Leonard and Wen continue to talk and play, until three other strangers, two women and a man, all dressed like Leonard in jeans and button-up shirts, come down the road carrying strange and threatening objects.
“In a panic, Wen tells Leonard she needs to go back inside the cabin. But before she leaves, her new friend tells her, ‘Nothing that’s going to happen is your fault. You haven’t done anything wrong, but the three of you will have to make some tough decisions. I wish with all my broken heart that you don’t have to. As Wen runs away to warn his parents, Leonard yells, “Your fathers won’t let us in, Wen. But they have to. We need your help to save the world. Please. .”
Publisher William Morrow promises The cabin at the end of the world is “an unbearably tense and gripping story of paranoia, sacrifice, apocalypse and survival that escalates to a shattering conclusion, one in which the fate of a loving family and quite possibly all of humanity are intertwined”.
“Honestly, I spent part of my spring 2022 quelling internet rumors and putting out fires on Twitter linking the book and the movie. It reached a point in early June where that became impossible, however, with all information available, including the IMDb page,” says the author CNBC online rumors Shyamalan’s next film was an adaptation of Tremblay’s novel. “I’ve done my part to be respectful of the film’s marketing wishes and I certainly wouldn’t dream of spoiling anything. Like the majority of adaptations, there will be story changes and differences from the book. , so my readers will always be surprised by the film.”
For Tremblay, “most of my novels, including ‘The Head Full of Ghosts’, riff on other films and novels. ‘The Hut at the End of the World’ is itself a reaction to the film subgenre of home invasion. Most of me are excited and intrigued to see my story reimagined or refracted on screen.”
by Shyamalan knock on the booth opens in theaters February 3, 2023.