ESCAPE THE FIELD (2022) Review of mystery horror with a clip


‘The hunt is on’
Escape the Field is a 2022 American mystery horror film about six strangers trapped in a cornfield with “an unseen evil.”

Directed and produced by Emerson Moore from a screenplay co-written by Sean Wathen and Joshua Dobkin. Also produced by Andrew Davies Gans, Jason Moring and Michael Philip.

** There is an updated overview of this movie with several reviews here

The movie stars Jordan Claire Robbins, Theo Rossi, Tahirah Sharif, Julian Feder, Elena Juatco and Shane West.


Six strangers suddenly awaken in a remote, endless cornfield. Stripped of their possessions, they are left with only six items: a gun with a single bullet, matches, a lantern, a knife, a compass, and a flask of water.

As mysterious sirens blare in the distance and traps appear at every turn, the group realizes it’s been plunged into a cat-and-mouse game with an unseen evil, and survival depends upon solving a diabolical — and deadly — puzzle…


” …Escape the Field is as frustrating as it is entertaining. It’s well shot, has a score that helps drive the film, and features some excellent performances from the mostly familiar cast. The film’s fights and chases are all well-staged as well. And while that managed to keep me interested, it couldn’t get rid of the feeling that I’d seen it all before.” 3/5 Voices from the Balcony

In the US, Escape the Field will be released theatrically in select locations, on Digital and On-Demand (VOD) on May 6, 2022. Pre-order via Amazon

Cast and characters:
Shane West … Ryan
Theo Rossi … Tyler
Jordan Claire Robbins … Sam
Tahirah Sharif … Cameron
Elena Juatco … Denise
Julian Feder … Ethan
Dillon Jagersky … Creature
Niki Kawalez … Rachel
Keith Barnes … Scientist

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