• It Comes at Night (2017)

It Comes at Night

Release Date: June 9th, 2017

DVD Release Date: September 12th, 2017

R |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

After a mysterious apocalypse leaves the world with few survivors, two families are forced to share a home in an uneasy alliance to keep the outside evil at bay -- only to learn that the true horror may come from within.

Cast: Joel Edgerton, Christopher Abbott, Carmen Ejogo, Riley Keough, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Griffin Robert Faulkner, David Pendleton, Chase Joliet

Director: Trey Edward Shults

Genres: Horror , Thriller

Production Co: Animal Kingdom

Distributors: A24

Keywords: Mystery, Fall, Husband, Rivalry, Son, House, Wife, Brooding

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Taut, smart, intense and genuinely scary, Trey Edward Shults’s It Comes at Night fulfills the promise, and then some, of the filmmaker’s 2015 debut feature, “Krisha.” show more

  • 100
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    With his fine cast and his gracefully restrained screenplay, Shults makes horror recognizable. show more

  • 90
    Dana StevensSlate

    Though its themes are so dark they seem to call for the invention of a new color, It Comes at Night does offer a few glimpses of levity and affection amid the unremitting bleakness. show more

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