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Theatrical Listings Announced for Paul Solet’s Dark Summer; Opening This Friday

This Friday marks the release of Paul Solet’s (Grace) long-awaited second film, Dark Summer, which is hitting both VOD outlets and limited theaters on January 9th. On tap for you today are the first theatrical listings so read on!

In New York, Dark Summer will be haunting the IFC Center, premiering on January 9th and playing every day through the 13th. Meanwhile in Los Angeles, the film will be debuting on January 23rd at Arena Cinema.

For more information and to purchase tickets, head over to the IFC Center and Arena Cinema websites. If you don’t live near either location, you’ll be able to find Solet’s latest on all major VOD outlets this coming Friday.

Written by Mike Le (Patient Zero), Dark Summer stars Peter Stormare (Fargo), Maestro Harrell (“The Wire”), Keir Gilchrist (“United States of Tara”), Stella Maeve (The Runaways), and Grace Phipps (Fright Night).

Synopsis:
Summer is a time to relax, unwind, take a vacation, and be free. But 17-year-old Daniel Austin gets none of that because his obsessive online stalking of his classmate and crush, Mona Wilson, got him put on house arrest for the whole summer. So, no cell phone, no Internet, no leaving the property, and especially no Mona. Then Daniel’s single mother has to go on a long business trip, and Daniel has the place to himself.

Daniel figures out a way to piggyback onto his neighbors’ wireless signal and, believing he’s surfing off the grid, uses his time to check in on his friends – and Mona… But what Daniel didn’t expect is for Mona to check up on him. And what she does next shakes him to his very core.

And then things start to happen. Daniel receives mysterious packages in the mail, hears phantom noises, sees inanimate objects move, and feels a strange presence in the house…

Dark Summer

John Squires

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