• Take Back the Night
  • Ryan Riley
  • Hit List Set Up 2017 Thriller
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Details
Market November 2, 2017    Sold November 15, 2017
Producer James DeMonaco, Sebastien Lemercier
Agent Charles Ferraro (UTA)
Manager Brooklyn Weaver (Energy Entertainment)
Production New Regency, Man in a Tree
11-15-2017 - Was said to be a competitive situation. Unclear if New Regency intends to finance the movie.
Loglines
Two vampires fight to protect their livelihood from the monsters who invaded their farm searching for the only human left on earth: their daughter.
Two vampires try to save the life of their daughter, who happens to be the last human on Earth.
Format
Genres
Thriller, Horror, Supernatural, Dark, Daughter, Female, Female Protagonist, Film, Mother, Mother/Daughter, Psychological Thriller, Vampire
Pages
86
Rated
R
Budget
Medium
Lead
F White 30 Average
Similar
"Daybreakers", "28 Days Later", "I am Legend", "Against the Dark", "Priest"
When
Future, over a few days
Where
Farm (exterior), barn, farmhouse, forest

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Synopsis
EVE (4) sits in her room as night falls, surrounded by BLISS and STEWART, two attack dogs. Two vampires, KENT (Adult) and AVERY (Adult), enter the room and hug Eve, who addresses them as “Mommy” and “Daddy”.

Avery goes about her chores on the farm – collecting food for Eve and blood from the animals that the family keeps. The family lives in a secluded house surrounded by fields of garlic. A sign indicates that it is a research facility. Over dinner, Kent reveals that a plague has killed some of the garlic.

Later, another vampire comes to the house after smelling Eve. He reveals that humans have not existed nearly a hundred years. Kent, Bliss, and Stewart kill the vampire, but Avery still worries that more will come.

A few days later, a group of vampires arrive. EDGAR (Adult), their leader, states that they were sent from the nearby city in order to find food. Kent allows the vampires to feed on their animals and stay in their barn for the evening.

The next night, Avery and Kent find that their animals have been killed. They are attacked by the group of vampires, and Kent is killed. The other vampires enter the house...