XLrator Media has picked up the rights to writer/director Blair Erickson's new horror thriller 'The Banshee Chapter'. The first time director helms from his script based on an original story by Daniel J. Healy. XLrator have gained the US distribution rights to the project from Before The Door Pictures, the production company co-owned by 'Star Trek into Darkness' and 'American Horror Story' star Zachary Quinto. Of the director and movie Quinto had this to say: "He has created a movie that is as scary as it is intelligent and rooted in a fascinating and factual historical context. We're excited about partnering with XLrator Media to bring this unique vision to audiences this fall." 'The Banshee Chapter' stars Ted Levine ('The Hills Have Eyes'), Katia Winter -below ('Dexter'), Michael McMillian and Monique Candelaria.
"The Banshee Chapter follows a female journalist as she searches for a friend who has gone missing after experimenting with 'mind-altering chemicals developed in secret government drug tests.'"