RLJE Films has announced that it has acquired the rights to the horror film in North America. Reef: Hauntedand will release on July 29, 2022 on Shudder and digital video-on-demand services and in theaters.
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Reef: Haunted stars Teressa Lian, Ann Truong, Saskia Archer, Kate Lister and Tim Ross, written and directed by Andrew Trauki (Black water), as a sequel to his 2010 film Reef. The film is produced by Neil Kingston, Michael Robertson, Jack Christian and Trauki.
«AT Reef: HauntedNick, in an attempt to heal after witnessing the horrific murder of his sister, travels to a tropical resort with her friends to go kayaking and diving,» reads the film’s official synopsis. “Just a few hours into the expedition, the women are stalked and then attacked by a great white shark. In order to survive, they will need to come together and Nick will have to overcome his PTSD, face his fears and kill the monster.»
“Audiences have an insatiable appetite for shark films, something we know firsthand from our incredible release experience. Reef years ago,” said RLJE Films purchasing director Mark Ward. «We’re thrilled to be working with the team again to bring viewers this terrifying new adventure.»
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