'The Woman in Black' director James Watkins has opted for writing duties on his latest project which happens to be a new horror concept revolving around the legend of the Loch Ness monster. The Altitude Entertainment feature entitled 'The Loch' is a joint project from Watkins and writing partner Simon Duric and although originally had the helmer set up for directorial duties the reigns have now been passed to Duric who will be making his feature debut. 'Session 9' and 'Tyrannosaur' actor Peter Mullan is lined up to star and other details thus far are few and far between. However, we now get to gander at the extended plot synopsis to get an idea of exactly what we can expect to see. And just how the monster is involved. Check out the plot details below.
"Michael McKidd seems to have the perfect life a beautiful wife, two wonderful children, a high-powered job, all the trappings of success.
But, scratch the surface and things are not as they appear. His business nears bankruptcy and he has taken drastic measures to prevent anyone from finding out. With his life spiraling out of control, desperation is quickly setting in. Trapped and fearing no way out he decides to take his family away to Loch Ness in Scotland, under the false pretenses of a family holiday. Driven to the brink, his real plan is to take their lives, believing they are better off dead than facing the shame of financial ruin and public humiliation.
But as he prepares for his family's final moments, Michael's plans are interrupted by something in the water. Lurking just under the surface is a malevolent creature, intent on terrorizing the family. As their lives are pulled apart by dark forces beyond their control, a bloody struggle for survival ensues and Michael must fight to save his family from what lies beneath."