“Every serial killer lives next door to someone.” That’s the tagline for Summer of ’84, the latest project from RKSS, the creative team behind Turbo Kid. Rich Sommer (Mad Men) and Tiera Skovbye (Riverdale) star in this retro horror thriller written by Matt Leslie & Stephen J. Smith. The film has been making appearances at festivals recently, including Sundance and Fantaspoa. Check out the teaser trailer down below.
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Summer of ’84 Synopsis
It’s the summer of 1984, the perfect time to be 14 years old and free. But when neighborhood conspiracy theorist Davey Armstrong begins to suspect his police officer neighbor might be the serial killer all over the local news, he and his three best friends begin an investigation that soon turns dangerous.
Summer of ’84 is directed by the Montreal filmmaking collective RKSS, which consists of François Simard and brother & sister Anouk Whissell and Yoann-Karl Whissell. The cast includes Graham Verchere, Judah Lewis, Caleb Emery, and Cory Grüter-Andrew.
Brightlight Pictures (White Noise) and Gunpowder & Sky (Hounds of Love) are Producing. Check out the official poster art!
Summer of ’84 will be released in theaters on August 10, 2018. It will be available on VOD and Digital HD on August 24, 2018.
We will, of course, keep you up to date as we hear more. Are you excited for Summer of ’84? Let us know what you think in the comments!