• Rings (2017)


Release Date: February 3rd, 2017

DVD Release Date: May 2nd, 2017

PG-13 |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

A young woman (Matilda Lutz) becomes worried about her boyfriend (Alex Roe) when he explores a dark subculture surrounding a mysterious videotape said to kill the watcher seven days after he has viewed it. She sacrifices herself to save her boyfriend and in doing so makes a horrifying discovery: there is a movie within the movie that no one has ever seen before.

Cast: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Alex Roe, Johnny Galecki, Vincent D'Onofrio, Aimee Teegarden, Bonnie Morgan, Chuck David Willis, Patrick Walker

Director: F. Javier Gutiérrez

Genres: Horror , Thriller

Production Co: Paramount Pictures International, Benderspink, Vertigo Entertainment, Parkes/MacDonald, Waddieish Claretrap

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Escape, 2010s, Sacrifice, Transformation, Revenge, Survival, House, Intense

Ratings & Reviews

  • 29
    Tasha RobinsonThe Verge

    Rings is a phenomenally distracted film, and it can’t focus on any one concept for too long. show more

  • 25
    Robert AbeleTheWrap

    Horror films that backstory the audience to death lose all hope of mining what’s eerie and unsettling about the unknown, and Rings is a perfect example: it doesn’t so much spread its familiar myth as dilute it. show more

  • 40
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Rings finds a couple of nice, if inconsequential, little chills. show more

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