After Dark Films and Lionsgate have picked up the indie horror film Ritual, written and directed by Mickey Keating, says Deadline. The film first came across our radar last fall when shooting commenced with Eric Fleischman and Chelsea Peters producing.
After Dark Film is going to distribute the project, stay tuned for a release date. The film finds a husband and wife who have a dead occult member on their hands.
With the clock ticking, they attempt to figure out what to do with the body before the rest of his pals show up.
Lisa Summerscales and Dean Cates star as the husband and wife duo.
Keating and Peters are set to team up this summer on another horror endeavor, The Night Stalkers. (In the interest of full disclosure, I should add that I’m producing this slasher effort.) More on that to come…