Anchor Bay‘s The Day will be coming to theaters this upcoming August 29, 2012. WWE Studios will be under taking this horror film. Featuring some stars you already know like Shawn Ashmore (Frozen, Mother’s Day, X-Men), Ashley Bell (The Last Exorcism), Michael Eklund (The Divide), Cory Hardrict (Gran Torino, Battle: Los Angeles), Dominic Monaghan (ABC’s “Lost”, Lord of the Rings Trilogy) and Shannyn Sossamon (One Missed Call, A Knight’s Tale). Let’s see where “The Day” takes us.
A group of five survivors, armed with shotguns, axes and machetes, wander the back roads of a ravaged landscape looking for refuge in The Day, a terrifying look into a post-apocalyptic future. As war ravages humanity, destroying civilization and most of life on earth, the survivors realize they must do whatever it takes to stay alive. Lost, starving, and exhausted, they seek shelter in a seemingly safe abandoned farmhouse. However, while searching for food and resources, they unwittingly set off a trap signaling to their ruthless predators lying in wait to begin their deadly attack. With food and ammunition dwindling, the group must make a desperate final stand - over a 24 hour period - battling for their ultimate survival.
The Day (2011)
Synopsis: A group of five people working to stay alive in a post-apocalyptic future discover what they think is a safe, abandoned farmhouse, but they soon find themselves fighting to stay alive as a gang of bloodthirsty predators attack.
Directors: Douglas Aarniokoski
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action, Drama
MPAA Rating: R
Writers: Luke Passmore
Producers: Douglas Aarniokoski, Antonina Armato, Marc Blucas, Andre Coutu, Guy Danella, Ross M. Dinerstein, Michael Finley, Tim James, Nima Maleki, Kailey Marsh, Robert Menzies
Musicians: Rock Mafia
Editors: Andrew Coutts