Midnighters: The Walking Dead director Julius Ramsay makes his feature debut with Gothic thriller
Director Julius Ramsay (The Walking Dead) makes his feature film debut with the new horror film Midnighters, a startling and shocking picture that will have its World Premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival on June 19th at 9:35 pm at the ArcLight Culver City.
Pushed as “Uncompromising and intense…a highly stylized and visually scintillating suspense thriller.” by LAFF programmer Mark Mayhard, Midnighters was written by Ramsay’s brother Alston Ramsay and they produced along with third brother Burke Ramsay. The film has compelling and complicated female leads played by Alex Essoe (Starry Eyes, Tales of Halloween), Perla Haney-Jardine (Steve Jobs, Spider-Man 3) along with strong performances by Dylan McTee (MTV’s “Sweet Vicious“) and Ward Horton (Annabelle, The Wolf of Wall Street).
Official synopsis: Midnight, New Year’s Eve: when all the hopes of new beginnings come to life – except for Lindsey and Jeff Pittman, whose strained marriage faces the ultimate test after they cover up a terrible crime and find themselves entangled in a Hitchcockian web of deceit and madness. From The Walking Dead director Julius Ramsay, Midnighters is a layered, enigmatic thriller set in the Gothic backwoods of New England – the perfect place to get away with murder.
We have your first look at the official first poster below. Have a look and stay tuned to this site for the trailer and more Midnighters content in the weeks to come.