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Market November 30, 2017    Sold November 30, 2017
Director Tyler Gillett, Matt Bettinelli-Olpin
Studio Fox Searchlight
11-2017 - Per THR, was said to have been acquired in a competitive bidding. The writer is not the Ryan Murphy of American Horror Story.
After the wedding to the man of her dreams, a young bride must play a game of life or death with her husband's family who is hell-bent on killing her before sunset.
A new bride is invited to play a game of 'hide and seek' with her new family but there's a catch - she has to stay hidden until dawn or be hunted down and sacrificed.
A newlywed bride takes part in an initiating tradition of her new family, but she soon discovers the game she's playing is more sinister than she anticipated.
After marrying the love of her life, a young bride discovers she must play a dangerous game as a twisted initiation into the family.
A young bride struggles to survive her wedding night as her in-laws try to kill her in a twisted version of hide and seek.
Drama, Thriller, Family, Horror, Supernatural, Betrayal, Chase, Corruption, Cult, Dark, Death, Dysfunctional Family, Escape, Evil, Father/Son, Female Protagonist, Game, Gory, Guns, Home, Hostage, Husband/Wife, Killer, Marriage, Money, Murder, Secrets, Son, Survival, Suspenseful, Violence/Violent, Wedding
F Unspecified 28 Attractive
Cabin in the Woods, Saw, Jumanji, Get Out, You're Next, The Boy
Present, Spans Two Days.
Outside Le Domas mansion Le Domas Mansion in various rooms - music room, trophy room, dining room, game room, laundry room, security control room, bedrooms and bathrooms, a study, the kitchen.

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Two young BOYS are running down the hallway of a mansion from a MAN. They hide in a wardrobe, and the man walks in. He is revealed to have a SPEAR sticking out of his chest, and the boys call out to someone. The Man pleads to them. A group of HOODED FIGURES in devil masks walk in, and shoot the man dead. Years later, GRACE is practicing her wedding vows. Her fiancee, Alex walks in and they have a moment together. DANIEL, (the boy from earlier) walks in to take them out for the ceremony. The family poses for photos after the ceremony. Alex's mom looks at Grace disapprovingly. Later that night, when Grace and Alex are in their bedroom, he tells her of this game tradition that his family has, and asks her to participate. Grace agrees. Grace goes downstairs and asks Daniel what the game is all about, but he doesn't give her a straight answer. CHARITY ( Daniel's wife) leads them into the music room where Becky is, including a trio of bizarre looking maids in uniform. Alex walks in and feels very uneasy. Two boys, GABE and GEORGIE run In, wearing the devil masks from...