APEX (2021) Preview of sci-fi thriller based on The Most Dangerous Game



Apex is a 2021 American science fiction action thriller film about five elite hunters who pay to hunt down a man on a deserted island… until they find themselves becoming the prey!

Directed by Edward Drake (Gasoline Alley; American Siege; Cosmic Sin; Broil) from a screenplay co-written with co-producer Corey Large (Cosmic SinBreach). Also produced by Sean Patrick O’Reilly.

The movie stars Bruce Willis (Midnight in the Switchgrass; Out of DeathHard KillCosmic SinBreachDie Hard franchise), Neal McDonough (Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City; Monsters of Man; Sonic the Hedgehog; Ravenous), Alexia Fast (Grace: The Possession), Lochlyn Munro (Cosmic Sin; Dead Voices; Initiation; Spiral 2019) and Megan Peta Hill (Broil; Open Water 3: Cage Dive).


Five elite hunters pay to hunt a human on a deserted island. But each hunter begins to fall as the prey fights back with mind-games, traps, and a determination to survive they have never witnessed before. Loosely based on Richard Connell’s The Most Dangerous Game.

Cast and characters:

Bruce Willis … Jim Malone
Neal McDonough … Samuel Rainsford
Alexia Fast … West Zaroff
Lochlyn Munro … Lyle
Megan Peta Hill … Jeza
Eric Buarque … Cliff
Corey Large … Carrion
Trevor Gretzky … Ecka
Joe Munroe … Damien
Nels Lennarson … Bishop
Adam Huel Potter … Warden Nicholls
Francis Cronin … Elias
Everly Large … Mia

Filming locations:

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Hunting Humans: The Influence of The Most Dangerous Game – article


There is currently no trailer available for Apex.