X (2022) Preview of Ti West’s retro rural horror via A24


‘Dying to show you a good time’

X is a 2022 American horror film about a group of skin flick filmmakers who encounter a strange family in rural Texas.

Written and directed by Ti West (The Sacrament; The ABCs of Death (segment ‘M Is for Miscarriage’); V/H/S (segment ‘Second Honeymoon’); The Innkeepers; Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever; The House of the Devil; The Roost).

The A24-Bron Studios-Mad Solar production stars Mia Goth (Infinity Pool; Suspiria 2018; Marrowbone; A Cure for Wellness), Brittany Snow (Black Water Transit; Would You Rather; Prom Night), Scott Mescudi aka Kid Cudi (Don’t Look Up; Creepshow series), Jenna Ortega (Studio 666; Scream 2022; The Babysitter: Killer Queen; Insidious: Chapter 2), Martin Henderson (The Strangers: Prey at Night; The Ring), Owen Campbell (My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To; Depraved; Super Dark Times), Stephen Ure (Ash vs Evil Dead; Deathgasm).


In 1979, a group of young filmmakers set out to make a skin flick in a barn in rural Texas, but when their reclusive, elderly hosts catch them in the act, the cast and crew soon find themselves in a desperate fight for their lives…


Release date:

In the United States, A24 (Lamb; The Green Knight; Midsommar; Hereditary; The Witch) will release X on March 18th 2022.


Not to be confused with the 2011 film X directed by Jon Hewitt and starring Viva Bianca.


Image credit: Bloody Disgusting

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