The trailer for indie serial killer film entitled ‘The Calling’ has been released. The film stars Susan Sarandon, Gil Bellows, Ellen Burstyn, Topher Grace, Donald Sutherland and Christopher Heyerdahl. Read on to learn more about it.
Sony has released a trailer for Indie Serial Killer Pic “The Calling.” The indie serial killer film stars Susan Sarandon as a small town detective, Hazel Micallef who hasn’t had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Fort Dundas until the murder of an elderly woman which leads to a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside which brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
“The Calling” is based on the novel written by Inger Ash Wolfe, which was adapted to film by Scott Abramovitch. The film is directed by Jason Stone, whose known works include short comedy film “Jay and Seth versus the Apocalypse,” which he also wrote.
Randy Manis of Manis Films, Nicholas Tabarrok of Darius Films, and Abramovich and Lonny Dubrofsky of Breaking Ball Films are producing the film with Christine Vachon of Killer Films Jonathan Bronfman for JoBro Productions executive producing.
Susan Sarandon began her career in the 1970 film “Joe” and appeared in the soap opera “A World Apart” from 1970 to 1971. She has received five Academy Award nominations for Best Actress, for “Atlantic City” (1980), “Thelma & Louise” (1991), “Lorenzo’s Oil” (1992), “The Client” (1994) and “Dead Man Walking” (1995). She won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1995 film “Dead Man Walking” and a BAFTA Award for Best Actress for the 1994 film “The Client.”
On television, she has received five Emmy nominations, including for “Bernard and Doris” (2007) and “You Don’t Know Jack” (2010). Her other films include “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” (1975), “Pretty Baby” (1978), “The Hunger” (1983), “The Witches of Eastwick” (1987), “Bull Durham” (1988), “White Palace” (1990), “Little Women” (1994), “Stepmom” (1998), “Igby Goes Down” (2002), “Enchanted” (2007), “The Lovely Bones” (2009) and “Arbitrage” (2012).
She is also known for her social and political activism for a variety of liberal causes, being appointed as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 1999 and receiving the Action Against Hunger Humanitarian Award in 2006.
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