Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bella Thorne and Cameron Monaghan star in the horror remake Amityville: The Awakening, based on the 1977 book ‘The Amityville Horror: A True Story’ by Jay Anson. Watch the movie trailer below. A single mother’s (Leigh) family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into an infamous house that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.
Release Date: January 6, 2017
Studio: Dimension Films (The Weinstein Company)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Remake
Director: Franck Khalfoun
Screenwriter: Franck Khalfoun
Cast: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bella Thorne, Cameron Monaghan, Taylor Spreitler, Thomas Mann, Mckenna Grace
Running Time: Unknown
MPAA Rating: Not yet rated
In “Amityville: The Awakening,” Jennifer Jason Leigh (Single White Female) stars as a single mother, with teenagers played by Bella Thorne (Blended) and Cameron Monaghan (Showtime’s Shameless), who are terrorized by demonic forces after moving into an infamous house that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.
“Amityville: The Awakening” is based on the 1977 book “The Amityville Horror: A True Story” by Jay Anson. The first film adaptation, The Amityville Horror (1979) was followed by two more theatrically released installments, several direct-to-video sequels, and a 2005 big-screen remake.