Searchlight Pictures has released a new trailer for their upcoming horror film, The Night House, set for a theatrical release on August 20th.

What’s Happening:

  • A new trailer for the Searchlight Pictures horror film The Night House has been revealed ahead of the film’s August 20th release.
  • Reeling from the unexpected death of her husband, Beth (Rebecca Hall) is left alone in the lakeside home he built for her. She tries as best she can to keep it together – but then nightmares come. Disturbing visions of a presence in the house calling to her, beckoning her with a ghostly allure. Against the advice of her friends, she begins digging into her husband’s belongings, yearning for answers. What she finds are secrets both strange and disturbing – a mystery she’s determined to unravel.  
  • Back in March, an earlier trailer was released, which interestingly has a longer runtime than today’s trailer.
  • Director David Bruckner previously directed The Ritual for Netflix as well as one of the segments in the anthology film, V/H/S, both of which are also thriller/horror films.
  • Searchlight acquired the rights to distribute the film after it was screened and scored the first major deal of the 2020 festival with Searchlight Pictures securing the worldwide rights to the film from Endeavor Content for $12 Million.
  • The Night House is set to be released in theaters on August 20th.

The Night House stars:

  • Rebecca Hall (Holmes & Watson, Christine) 
  • Sarah Goldberg (Barry, Elementary)
  • Vondie Curtis Hall (Die Hard 2, Eve’s Bayou)
  • Evan Jonigkeit (Togetherish, Sweetbitter)
  • Stacy Martin (Vox Lux, Nymphomaniac)