Recently fired and desperate for work, a troubled young man named Mike agrees to take a position as a night security guard at an abandoned theme restaurant: Freddy Fazbear's Pizzeria. But he soon discovers that nothing at Freddy's is what it seems.
ActorsStarring: Josh Hutcherson, Elizabeth Lail, Kat Conner Sterling, Piper Rubio, Matthew Lillard, Mary Stuart Masterson, Grant Feely, Jessica Blackmore, Bailey Winston, Michael Sullivan, Christian Stokes, Joseph Poliquin, Lucas Grant, Xander Mateo, Asher Colton Spence, Ryan Reinike, Jophielle Love, Theodus Crane, Wyatt Parker, Kevin Foster, Jade Kindar-Martin, Jess Weiss, Victoria Patenaude, Cory Kenshin, Garrett Hines, Erin McCluskey, Tadasay Young, Roger Joseph Manning Jr., Jade Hassouné, Jane Wheeler, Julia Belanova
Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Movie
Five Nights at Freddy’s is an upcoming American supernatural horror film directed by Emma Tammi from a screenplay she co-wrote with Scott Cawthon and Seth Cuddeback from a story by Cawthon, Chris Lee Hill, and Tyler MacIntyre. Produced by Blumhouse Productions and Scott Cawthon Productions, it is based on the video game franchise of the same name created by Cawthon, who also serves as producer alongside Jason Blum. The film stars Josh Hutcherson, Elizabeth Lail, Piper Rubio, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Matthew Lillard.
The film follows a troubled security guard named Mike Schmidt (Hutcherson) who begins working at Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza, a family-friendly restaurant with animatronic characters that entertain the customers. However, Mike soon discovers that the animatronics come to life at night and become deadly. He must use the restaurant’s security cameras and doors to survive five nights at Freddy’s and uncover the dark secrets of the pizzeria.
The film is scheduled to be released simultaneously in theaters and on Peacock in the United States on October 27, 2023.
What to expect from the Five Nights at Freddy’s movie
The Five Nights at Freddy’s movie is shaping up to be a faithful adaptation of the video game series. Director Emma Tammi has said that she wants to create a “terrifying and atmospheric” film that will capture the essence of the games. The film will feature all of the iconic animatronics from the games, including Freddy Fazbear, Bonnie Bunny, Chica the Chicken, and Foxy the Pirate Fox.
The film’s cast is also promising. Josh Hutcherson, who is best known for his role in The Hunger Games franchise, is playing Mike Schmidt, the security guard who must survive five nights at Freddy’s. Elizabeth Lail, who starred in the Netflix series You, is playing Vanessa, a mysterious woman who helps Mike uncover the truth about Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza. Piper Rubio, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Matthew Lillard are also starring in the film in supporting roles.
Why fans of the Five Nights at Freddy’s games are excited
Fans of the Five Nights at Freddy’s games are excited for the movie because it has the potential to be a truly terrifying horror film. The games are known for their jump scares and their unsettling atmosphere, and the movie looks to be capturing that same feeling. The film’s cast is also strong, and Josh Hutcherson is a good choice to play Mike Schmidt.
Overall, the Five Nights at Freddy’s movie has the potential to be a great horror film for fans of the games and newcomers alike. It is scheduled to be released on October 27, 2023, so mark your calendars!