Horrorfest ’10: The Secret of ‘Lake Mungo’ Will Be Uncovered

Click here for full theater listings: The boys over at AITH have scored a first look at the official trailer for Joel Anderson’s Aussie thriller Lake Mungo (review), which is one of the “8 Films to Die For” playing next weekend as part of the 4th annual After Dark Horrorfest. The film is being remade by Vertigo. Sixteen-year-old Alice Palmer drowns while swimming in the local dam. When her body is recovered and a verdict of accidental death returned, her grieving family buries her. The family then experiences a series of strange and inexplicable events centered in and around their home. Profoundly unsettled, the Palmers seek the help of psychic and parapsychologist, Ray Kemeny. Ray discovers that Alice led a secret, double life. A series of clues lead the family to Lake Mungo where Alice’s secret past emerges.