Official Synopsis for Wes Craven’s 25/8


Director presenting Comic-Con preview

Universal passed along the plot synopsis for Rogue Pictures’ 25/8, the new horror-thriller written and directed by Wes Craven. It stars Max Thierot, Denzel Whitaker and Shareeka Epps. Craven will appear at the San Diego Comic-Con on Sunday at the Rogue panel to talk about the film with moderator and managing editor Ryan Rotten. Get more details on Sunday’s Comic-Con horror lineup.

A serial killer turns up 15 years after his purported death, to kill the In the sleepy town of Riverton, legend tells of a serial killer who swore he would return to murder the seven children born the night he died. Now, 16 years later, people are disappearing again. Has the psychopath been reincarnated as one of the seven teens, or did he survive the night he was left for dead? Only one of the kids knows the answer.

Adam “Bug” Heller (Max Thierot) was supposed to die on the bloody night his father went insane. Unaware of his dad’s terrifying crimes, he has been plagued by nightmares since he was a baby. But if Bug hopes to save his friends from the monster that’s returned, he must face an evil that won’t rest…until it finishes the job it began the day he was born.

25/8 is due in theaters sometime in early 2009.

Source: Universal