Cruel Summer Challenges Viewers With Controversial Theme
Cruel summer film details
Writer Phillip Escott
Release date 27th February 2018
Release format VOD
MPAA rating Certificate 15
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Running time 80 mins
Young Autism sufferer Danny enjoys the serenity and solitude of camping. That’s all about to change when enraged teens Nicholas, Calvin and Julia find him, each with their own agenda for wanting to see Danny suffer
Danny (Richard Pawulski), a teenager with autism, escapes the inner city for the beautiful countryside as part of his Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme. Little does he know, that bitter Nicholas (Danny Miller) is hunting him, stemming from a lie created by the enamored and envious Julia (Natalie Martins) and Calvin (Reece Douglas). As the three close in on Danny, Nicholas’ behavior becomes increasingly erratic and violent, and Julia and Calvin must decide whether to go through with Nicholas’ deadly plan.
The final trailer has arrived from Wild Eye Releasing horror thriller Cruel Summer set to hit VOD February 27th, 2018.
With the film inspired by true life events, the trailer sets the tone for what is later to come. We are given snippets into the mind of an innocent and shown how that innocence is quickly taken advantage of. Disturbing and harrowing, Cruel Summer is defiantly set to be the most topical film for the first quarter of this year challenging others with its controversial theme.