Production Status: In Development
Running Time: 90 minutes
Genre: Supernatural Thriller
Doug Dunmore, a struggling small town writer, discovers a supernatural ritual to instant message his long dead girlfriend, Elle. She promises to help him achieve all his dreams. But instant fame comes with a price – for those who stand in Doug’s way, the price is instant death.
With Elle’s agency, Doug’s life transforms into the ultimate writer’s fantasy, his novel is published by the monied up Silverlight and becomes an instant best seller. Doug’s propelled into a celebrity author’s life, but the fame he acquires brings unforeseen complications and deadly dangers.
He learns that those who attempt to thwart his success are dying in horrific accidents. But then matters take on an even darker turn, Elle believes she’s coming back, but how and what will happen to Doug and his new trophy girlfriend, Maisie?
In the tradition of Stephen King classics about life’s underdogs gaining supernatural license, Dark Caller will thrill and horrify you with Doug’s journey into a hell of his own creation as he discovers his fiction becoming horrific fact …
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
John Wate works as a Director splitting his time between Tokyo and London. His exposure to Japanese culture and horror has had a profound impact on his cinematic view and storytelling aesthetic.
ABOUT THE SCREENWRITER
Lorenzo Fantini is a international screenwriter based in London, and equally passionate and influenced by Japanese horror. He is the Founder of the bespoke underground show, Screen Rebels currently causing waves in London’s West End and is known for his edgy and raw screenplays.