Universal, Legendary Set Release Dates for Krampus, Spectral


LegendaryLegendary Pictures announced this afternoon that its holiday horror film Krampus is arriving in theaters on November 25, 2015. This is the next feature film written and directed by Michael Dougherty of Trick ‘r Treat.

Co-written by Todd Casey and Zach Shields and produced by Legendary’s Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni and Alex Garcia, this darkly festive tale of a yuletide ghoul will be released by Universal Pictures.

Another Legendary and Universal venture – Spectral – will hit on August 12, 2016.

The film is a 3D action thriller that tracks an elite Spec Ops team on a mission to take down an aggressive phantom threat that cannot be explained.

Nic Mathieu will direct and it stars James Badge Dale, Emily Mortimer, Max Martini and Bruce Greenwood.  Legendary’s Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni will produce the film from writers Ian Fried, George Nolfi and John Gatins that is executive produced by Jillian Share and Guy Riedel.