Quickly becoming a film many want to see Jason Zada’s THE FOREST is a mysterious and haunting tale coming to theaters soon. The story revolves around an ancient place at the bottom of Mt. Fuji where legend tales of people coming there to commit suicide. THE FOREST hits theaters everywhere on January 8th courtesy of Gramercy Theater. There is a new trailer and poster for you to see that debuted last week. Take a glance at it ahead and look for more updates as we get closer to the release.
Rising with terrifying grandeur at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan, the legendary real-life Aokigahara Forest is the suspense-filled setting of the supernatural thriller. A young American woman, Sara (Natalie Dormer of “Game of Thrones” and “The Hunger Games”), journeys there in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared. In the company of expatriate Aiden (Taylor Kinney of “Chicago Fire”), Sara enters the forest having been well warned to “stay on the path.” Determined to discover the truth about her sister’s fate, Sara will have to face the angry and tormented souls of the dead that prey on anyone who dares come near them. These malevolent spirits lying in wait for Sara at every turn will plunge her into a frightening darkness from which she must fight to save herself.
THE FOREST is directed by Jason Zada and stars Natalie Dormer, Taylor Kinney, Yukiyoshi Ozawa and Eoin Macken.