EXCLUSIVE: The Horror Collective has landed rights to Rot, the horror-thriller that reps the characteristic directing debut of one in every of Deadline’s personal, video producer Andrew Merrill. The movie will bow through Amazon Instant Video on Thursday.
The plot: When Madison’s ex goes lacking, his buddies count on her to guide the search to seek out him. But one thing vile has taken over his physique, and what they discover is worse than any of them might have imagined. Kris Alexandrea (Gothic Springs), Johnny Kostrey (Kidding, Aquarius, The Good Place), McKale Jude Bingham (Betrayed), Adam Burch (Nazis on the Center of the Earth) and Eileen Dietz (The Exorcist, 100 Acres of Hell, Halloween 2) star.
Check out the trailer right here:
Merrill, who additionally penned the script, rehearsed with actors, did his rewrites, scouted areas and in any other case prepped manufacturing through the week after work, and filmed on his days off Saturday and Sunday earlier than beginning the entire course of once more on Mondays.
“I’m extremely pleased with what our workforce pulled off, and so grateful that everyone caught with me by all of the late nights, cramped residences, and normal craziness of impartial filmmaking,” he mentioned. “I’m excited for Rot to seek out it is viewers, and I hope it should resonate with them as a lot because it has with me.”
Beth Crudele (The Gift, Fuller House) is producer.
“The Horror Collective’s mission is to uplift new and thrilling voices, to assist create the following era of horror masters,” mentioned Shaked Berenson, CEO of The Horror Collective mother or father firm Entertainment Squad. “Rot is a type of films that may be a excellent instance of the form of folks and content material we wish to work with and we’re proud so as to add to our slate.”