[Movies] Picturehouse Picks Up Rights To Adam Wingard's The Guest Posted by Joseph Lee on 03.07.2014
The director of You're Next...
Shock Till You Drop reports that Picturehouse has acquired the rights to The Guest, the next film from Adam Wingard (You're Next). It was written by Simon Barrett and produced by Snoot Entertainment's Keith Calder and Jessica Calder. It is currently playing at SXSW. The film stars Dan Stevens, Maika Monroe, Brendan Meyer, Sheila Kelley, Leland Orser, and Lance Reddick.
Here's a synopsis: The film tells the story of a young soldier who arrives on the doorstep of the Peterson family, claiming to be a good friend of their beloved son who died in action. The Petersons welcome David into their home and into their lives, but when people start mysteriously dying in town, mayhem ensues as their teenage daughter Anna starts wondering if David is responsible.