The previous couple of years have been superb for horror followers. Not solely have their been indie breakouts like The Witch and It Follows, however studio horror motion pictures like Lights Out and Do not Breathe have additionally impressed critics and audiences alike. Even The Conjuring 2 managed to be an impressive horror sequel, which appears to be a much less widespread occurance. Paramount is hoping to get in on the motion with Rings this weekend, and so they have simply launched a few model new clips on-line.
Paramount Footage uploaded two new clips from Rings to their YouTube channel immediately, together with one which reveals the primary three minutes of the film. The clip options the airplane sequence that has been teased within the trailers and reveals Samara actually demonstrating her powers by placing a whole aircraft full of individuals in peril. The clip bears loads of similarity to the opening of the primary Remaining Vacation spot, however it’s fairly efficient. The second clip options The Massive Bang Principle star Johnny Galecki watching the cursed tape for the primary time. Right here is the official synopsis for Rings.
“A brand new chapter within the beloved Ring horror franchise. A younger girl turns into nervous about her boyfriend when he explores a darkish subculture surrounding a mysterious videotape stated to kill the watcher seven days after he has seen it. She sacrifices herself to save lots of her boyfriend and in doing so makes a horrifying discovery: there’s a “film inside the film” that nobody has ever seen earlier than…”
Rings is being directed by F. Javier Gutierrez, and serves as a sequel to the 2002 hit The Ring. Whereas the primary film within the sequence, and the unique Japanese film Ring, are each very properly favored and extremely regarded, the sequel The Ring Two did not fairly reside up when it was launched in 2005. These clips for Rings are pretty encouraging, however given what number of occasions Paramount has shifted the discharge date for the film, it does not appear as if the studio has an amazing quantity of confidence in it. Perhaps they used that point to do some reshoots and re-edits to get Rings as much as snuff? We’ll discover out quickly sufficient.
The Ring was an enormous hit when it was first launched in 2002. Aided by the star energy of Naomi Watts and a Halloween launch, the film was an enormous business success. Worldwide, The Ring earned $249 million on the field workplace, making it essentially the most profitable horror remake of all-time. Not solely that, however not like many horror motion pictures, The Ring was additionally well liked by critics, because it at the moment sits at a 72 p.c on Rotten Tomatoes. The Ring Two fared poorly in comparison with the unique in each manner. It solely made $161 million on the field workplace, and it was panned by critics. That was sufficient to kill the franchise for some time, however not ceaselessly, apparently.
The forged for Rings consists of Matilda Lutz, Alex Roe, Johnny Galecki, Aimee Teegarden, Bonnie Morgan and Vincent D’Onofrio. Rings opens in theaters all over the place on February three, 2017. You’ll want to try the newly launched clips for your self under.