As revived horror studio Hammer pushes its creepy ghost tale 'The Woman in Black' into theatres this week the announcement that thier next paranormal project 'The Quiet Ones' will be presented at this months European Film Market. John Pogue, whose first helmed feature was last years 'Quarantine 2: Terminal', will serve as writer and director on the new horror project for Hammer which was inspired by true events. Pogue also penned action sci-fi remake 'Rollerball' and Dark Castle's 'Ghost Ship' back in 2002. The hunt is on for a suitable cast for 'The Quiet Ones' and the project in pre-production is expected to kick-off shooting in May 2012 in South Africa. Check out the plot synopsis below.
"Inspired by true events, The Quiet Ones tells the story of an unorthodox professor who uses controversial methods and leads his best students off the grid to take part in a dangerous experiment: to create a poltergeist. Based on the theory that paranormal activity is caused by human negative energy, the rogue scientists perform a series of tests on a young patient, pushing her to the edge of sanity. As frightening occurrences begin to take place with shocking and gruesome consequences, the group quickly realizes they have triggered a force more terrifying and evil than they ever could have imagined."
'The Woman in Black' opens in UK theatres tomorrow!
'The Woman in Black' Opening Tomorrow