Bloody Disgusting learned that Roland Emmerich’s ( Independence Day, 2012 and The Day After Tomorrow) low-budget apocalyptic tale Hell has been acuired for U.S. release through Arc Entertainment later this year.
From director Tim Fehlbaum, “It was once the source of life, light and warmth. But now the sun has turned the entire world into a baked and barren wasteland. Forests are scorched. Animal carcasses line the roads. Even the nights are dazzlingly bright.
Maria, her little sister Leonie and Phillip are heading for the mountains in a car with tinted glass. Rumor has it water can still be found there. It is a hazardous trip to nowhere. Along the way, they run into Tom. He turns out to be a first-rate mechanic and becomes indispensable. But can they trust him? The tension grows. As if things weren’t bad enough, they are lured into an ambush and their real battle for survival begins…”
Check out an English-subbed trailer for the German thriller below.