Joel Edgerton (Loving) stars as a father trying to protect his family from some unknown evil in It Comes at Night, a new horror film from writer/director Trey Edward Shults. A24’s just released a new trailer and poster for It Comes at Night co-starring Riley Keough (The Girlfriend Experience), Christopher Abbott (Girls), and Carmen Ejogo (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them). A24’s targeting an August 25, 2017 theatrical release.
The Plot: Imagine the end of the world — Now imagine something worse. Award-winning filmmaker Trey Edward Shults follows his incredible debut feature Krisha with It Comes at Night, a horror film following a man (Edgerton) as he is learns that the evil stalking his family home may be only a prelude to horrors that come from within. Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, the tenuous domestic order he has established with his wife and son is put to the ultimate test with the arrival of a desperate young family seeking refuge. Despite the best intentions of both families, paranoia and mistrust boil over as the horrors outside creep ever-closer, awakening something hidden and monstrous within him as he learns that the protection of his family comes at the cost of his soul.
Watch the It Comes at Night trailer: