|release date||April 20 2007|
|studio||Sony Screen Gems|
|writer||Mark L. Smith|
|starring||Luke Wilson, Kate Beckinsale, Frank Whaley, Ethan Embry|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisWhen David (Luke Wilson) and Amy Fox's (Kate Beckinsale) car breaks down in the middle of nowhere, they are forced to spend the night at the only motel around, with only the TV to entertain them... until they discover that the low-budget slasher movies they're watching were all filmed in the very room they're sitting in. With hidden cameras now aimed at them... trapping them in rooms, crawlspaces, underground tunnels... and filming their every move, David and Amy must struggle to get out alive before whomever is watching them can finish their latest masterpiece.
When it comes to horror Sony Screen Gems has sort of become a laughing stock amongst the horror community. Sure their movies make tons of money, but they’re all made for teenagers and their girlfriends. The laundry is dirty as over the past years they’ve released nothing but horrid films such as The Fog, When a Stranger Calls, Underworld: Evolution, The Grudge, The Grudge 2, Boogeyman, The Cave, Ultraviolet and the quasi-decent Exorcist of Emily Rose. They even owned distribution rights to Eli Roth’s Hostel and dumped it into Lionsgate’s lap. Now they’re remaking Prom Night as a PG-13 film – so what exactly is the deal with VACANCY? I know it’s a backhanded compliment but I wasn’t expecting it to be HALF as good as it was. …Read More