James Cox (“Highway,” “Wonderland”) will direct the psychological horror feature “The Summoner” for Dark Castle and Warner Bros. Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.
The story centers on a young man experimenting with the dark arts who summons a supernatural being to our world.
When his control begins to slip and the situation turns deadly, he must stop the onslaught of evil before it’s too late.
Matthew Sand penned the script, Joel Silver and David Gambino are producing. Shooting kicks off in January in Portland, Oregon.