Warner Bros. just sent us four images for their January horror flick One Missed Call. Just yesterday the film’s site went live(“One Missed Website” – December 2007), so this may mean the hype machine will be ramping up over following weeks.
I honestly have not heard anything good or bad about One Missed Call. That may due to it opening in the same month as Cloverfield, which has been dominating in terms of advertising. Good or bad, at least we’ll have something to watch in theatres this January. In the mean time check out the film’s synopsis and the four stills.
“Beth Raymond (Shannyn Sossamon) is traumatized when she witnesses the gruesome deaths of two friends just days apart. Even more disturbing, she knows that both of them had received chilling cell phone messages—actual recordings of their own horrifying last moments. Impossibly, the calls were received days before they died, but each death occurred precisely when and how the messages foretold.
The police think Beth is delusional—except for Detective Jack Andrews (Edward Burns) whose own sister was killed in a freak accident that bears a strange similarity to the deaths of Beth’s friends. Together, Jack and Beth work feverishly to unravel the mystery behind the ominous calls.
But even as they get closer to the truth, Beth’s cell phone begins to ring with an eerie tune, and the readout says One Missed Call…”
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