The guys who brought us the horror film 'You're Next' now turns Dan Stevens from the charmingly handsome gent on 'Downton Abbey' to a trained ex-military killer for 'The Guest,' and the new trailer makes this next effort seem like another home run.
The gents behind that horror hit 'You're Next' are back, and 'The Guest' trailer looks like the duo have another winner on their hands. We've already seen Adam Wingard (director) and Simon Barrett (writer) give audiences a fresh take on home-invasion slasher flicks, and 'The Guest' is another creative spin on classic horror tropes.
Director Adam Wingard and his writing partner Simon Barrett, who last gave us horror favorite 'You're Next,' return with 'The Guest,' a genre throwback to the dark suspense thrillers of the late '80s and early '90s -- but this isn't mimicry or simply homage. Wingard and Barrett put their wryly sinister spin on this consistently engaging and unnerving story, throwing in a dash of classic John Carpenter for good measure. And who knew 'Downton Abbey' star Dan Stevens could be such a badass?
The first teaser for the found-footage horror anthology sequel 'S-VHS' (that's a mouthful) has arrived, and we've gotta admit -- we're a little scared.
Adam Wingard and Simon Barrett are the duo responsible for 'You're Next,' a fantastically fun horror flick that won't be released until next August, but the pair are already lining up their next project: Warner Bros. has just signed Wingard and Barrett to adapt 'Dead Spy Running,' based on the series of novels by Jon Stock.