The next installment into the AMITYVILLE film series has been in the works for a long while now. Under the title AMITYVILLE: THE AWAKENING, Dimension Films and Blumhouse Productions have been keeping things moving forward with MANIAC director Frankc Khalfoun taking on the directing duties. The very first trailer has dropped and we have it for you down below.
The film will follow the story of a single mother (Jennifer Jason Leigh) who moves her three children (Cameron Monaghan, Bella Thorne and McKenna Grace) into the Amityville house where they soon begin to learn of it's dark history. One of the kids, a teenager played by Monaghan, ends up bed ridden and in a coma like state. Little does the family know that their new home has wicked plans for him. Additional cast members include Kurtwood Smith, Thomas Mann and Taylor Spreitler.
The current target release date at this point for AMITYVILLE: THE AWAKENING is January 2, 2015.