Sinister

(2012)

A true crime novelist discovers a box of mysterious, disturbing home movies that plunge his family into a nightmarish experience of supernatural horror.

‘Sinister 2’ in the Works, Original Writers Attached

‘Sinister 2’ in the Works, Original Writers Attached

Producer Jason Blum is lining up a sequel to last year's hit horror-thriller Sinister through his Blumhouse Productions company.

Sinister co-writers Scott Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill will write the screenplay, although Derrickson will not return as the director. Blumhouse is reportedly meeting with new filmmakers to tackle the follow-up. It makes sense that Scott Derrickson will not direct, since he and C. Robert Cargill are working on the video game adaptation Deus Ex: Human Revolution.

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‘Sinister’ Blu-ray and DVD Arrive February 19th

‘Sinister’ Blu-ray and DVD Arrive February 19th

From the producer of Paranormal Activity and Insidious, comes the gripping new horror film, Sinister, starring Ethan Hawke (Daybreakers), arriving on Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital Copy and UV), DVD (plus Digital Copy and UV), Digital Download, Video On Demand and Pay-Per-View February 19 from Summit Entertainment, a Lionsgate company. Directed and co-written by Scott Derrickson (The Exorcism of Emily Rose) and co-starring Juliet Rylance (Animal), Fred Dalton Thompson (TV's Law & Order), James Ransone (The Next Three Days), Clare Foley (Win Win) and Michael Hall D'Addario (People Like Us), Sinister is a terrifying and intelligent new take on the found footage genre.

The Blu-ray and DVD both include audio commentaries, deleted scenes and multiple featurettes that provide fascinating insight into the pulse-pounding thriller. Sinister will be available on Blu-ray Disc and DVD for the suggested retail price of $39.99 and $29.95, respectively.

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‘Sinister’ Launches 'See Yourself Sinister' Application

‘Sinister’ Launches 'See Yourself Sinister' Application

Summit Entertainment has unleashed the See Yourself Sinister Facebook application for Sinister, the studio's haunting new thriller from director Scott Derrickson (The Exorcism of Emily Rose). This app allows fans to upload their own photos to be integrated into the bloody poster design. The studio has also released nine new photos to give you some inspiration, which incorporate some classic horror icons such as Frankenstein, Hannibal Lecter, Jason Voorhes, and Freddy Krueger into the banner. Check out the photos and then CLICK HERE to create your own gruesome shots.

Sinister was released October 12th, 2012.

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‘Sinister’ Red Band Trailer

‘Sinister’ Red Band Trailer

Summit Entertainment has released a red band trailer for Sinister, the latest from director Scott Derrickson (The Exorcism of Emily Rose). Ethan Hawke stars as a family man who moves into a new house, where he discovers a box of old home movies. The films reveal an evil force lurking around the house, as this idyllic family begins a descent into madness.

CLICK HERE to watch this dialogue-free, age-restricted trailer, featuring a brief glimpse of female nudity and a naughty word in one of the critic quotes.

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‘Sinister’ 'Have You Seen Him?' Poster

‘Sinister’ 'Have You Seen Him?' Poster

"Have you seen him?" That's the question asked by the latest poster for Scott Derrickson's Sinister, which stars Ethan Hawke as a crime novelist plagued by a box of mysterious home movies. Check out this creepy, blood-smear of a one-sheet, and then see if you can figure out who, exactly, "he" is...

Sinister was released October 12th, 2012.

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‘Sinister’ Tugg Hometown Premiere Poster

‘Sinister’ Tugg Hometown Premiere Poster

Summit Entertainment has released a new poster for the thriller Sinister, which follows a mystery novelist (Ethan Hawke) who becomes haunted by a box of old film reels. This unique and bold print will be available as a collectible poster for attendees at all Tugg.com hometown premieres that meet the attendance threshold. Get tickets now at SeeSinisterFirst.com and be the first to see the year's most terrifying film!

Sinister was released October 12th, 2012.

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‘Sinister’ Hi-Res Photo Gallery with Ethan Hawke

‘Sinister’ Hi-Res Photo Gallery with Ethan Hawke

Summit Entertainment has debuted the entire set of Sinister hi-res photos, featuring Ethan Hawke as a troubled mystery writer who discovers a box of disturbing home movies. Someone has photoshopped these to look greasy and sick. If you love the Saw aesthetic, these images might prove to be just your thing.

Sinister was released October 12th, 2012.

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‘Sinister’ Announces Advance Screenings Through Tugg

‘Sinister’ Announces Advance Screenings Through Tugg

Summit Entertainment's Sinister is holding special sneak previews across the country two weeks before release, allowing fans to create their own hometown premieres at their local theater.

Be the first to see the year's most terrifying film by creating your very own hometown premiere in your city through Tugg.com, which allows people to choose the films they want to see at their local theater. For one week only, fans will have the unique opportunity to create their own hometown premiere event for Sinister ahead of its wide theatrical release on October 5.

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