On-Demand / Download Release Date: 27 April 2015 DVD
Release date: 11 May 2015
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THE SLEEPING ROOM is a supernatural tale of Victorian revenge,
best described as THE WOMAN IN BLACK meets LONDON TO BRIGHTON.
Filming completed (Dec 2013) / Editing completed (March
Movie completed (May 2014) / World Premiere - Film4
FrightFest (Aug 2014)
Released (UK) DVD & VOD (May 2015)
Press release 02/02/15
Following its UK premiere at FrightFest, Second Sight is proud
to announce the UK rights acquisition of acclaimed supernatural
tale of Victorian revenge, The Sleeping Room.
The directorial debut of John
Shackleton (Writer / Producer Panic Button) the film will make
its UK debut On-Demand and Download on 27 April 2015 and DVD on 11
May 2015. The Sleeping Room is produced by Gareth I
Davies and marks Movie Mogul's second feature.
Orphaned 19 year-old Brighton call girl Blue (Leila
Mimmack - Becoming Human, Silent Witness) is sent by her
violent pimp Freddie (David Sibley - Broadchurch, Downton Abbey) and
his blowsy partner Cynthia (Julie
Graham - Tower Block, New Tricks) to meet a new punter in
Brighton, unaware of the horrifying impact it will have on her
As Blue begins to fall for the quirky charms of her client Bill
Hepworth (Joseph Beattie - Hex, Brideshead Revisited),
she's even more intrigued by the grand Regency terraced house that
he is renovating; a once infamous Victorian brothel.
Together they uncover a secret room that unlocks many dark and
terrifying secrets relating to Blue's murky family past and the
death of her mother. A terrible supernatural force is about to be
unleashed and nobody will escape its monstrous power unless a score
for a heinous felony is settled.
Awakening demons past and present, Blue is forced to confront
her own in this psychological gothic nightmare that also stars Christopher Adamson (Pirates of the Caribbean,
Judge Dredd), Chris Waller (Fright Night 2, Inbred) and
horror critic Billy Chainsaw.
Bonus features include:
'6th Sense' - The original short film by screenwriter Ross
FrightFest 2014: Billy Chainsaw in conversation with director
Behind-the Scenes - Visual Effects
For further information or any press materials please
Debbie Murray at Aim Publicity on 020 8292 2818 or
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