‘There is an intruder. It’s you.’
The movie stars Jed Brophy (Braindead; King Kong; Nori in The Hobbit movies), Jeffrey Thomas and Laura Petersen.
The Dead Room is inspired by an early 1970s urban legend surrounding a farmhouse in Central Otago.
When a terrified family flees a desolate southern New Zealand farmhouse, two cynical scientists and a young psychic are sent to investigate their claims of a haunting. There they encounter a powerful spirit that will protect the house’s secrets at all costs…
The Dead Room was released in New Zealand on October 31, 2015.
In North America, where it is distributed on VOD by IFC Midnight, a Blu-ray/DVD was released on September 6, 2016 by IFC Midnight/Scream Factory.