‘You’re Next,’ ‘V/H/S’ Duo Invite In Action-Packed ‘Guest’

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HanWay Films will handle international sales on Adam Wingard’s The Guest, which sees Wingard reteam with writer Simon Barratt and Keith Calder & Jessica Wu of Snoot Entertainment, says Screen Daily.

Wingard’s latest feature is an action-thriller “About a soldier on leave who befriends the family of a fallen comrade, only to become a threat to all around him when it’s revealed he’s hiding dangerous secrets from his past.

Principal photography on The Guest will begin in May in the Western United States. Calder and Wu will be producing along with Barrett.

The Guest is Wingard’s follow-up to You’re Next which was picked up by Lionsgate who will be releasing it wide this August, as well as V/H/S and S-VHS. He also directed Pop Skull and A Horrible Way To Die.