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First TV Spot For ‘The Purge’ Reminds You That Nothing Will Be Okay Again

Writer/Director James DeMonaco’s Blumhouse and Platinum Dunes-produced The Purge (formerly Vigilandia), starring Ethan Hawke, Lena Headey, Max Burkholder, Adelaide Kane, Edwin Hodge, Tony Oller and Rhys Wakefield, hits theaters on June 7th. That’s way closer than you think and the TV campaign for the film has already begun. Can’t wait to see this one!

In an America wracked by crime, the government has sanctioned an annual 12-hour period in which any and all criminal activity—including murder—is legal. The police can’t be called. Hospitals suspend help. It is one night when the citizenry regulates itself without thought of punishment. On this night plagued by violence and an epidemic of crime, one family wrestles with the decision of who they will become when a stranger comes knocking.

Directed by James DeMonaco (writer of Assault on Precinct 13 and The Negotiator), The Purge is produced by Jason Blum of Blumhouse (Paranormal Activity, Insidious, Sinister), Platinum Dunes’ partners Michael Bay, Brad Fuller and Andrew Form (The Amityville Horror, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre), as well as Sébastien Kurt Lemercier (Assault on Precinct 13).



  • Kroork

    Looks good !

  • djblack1313

    this looks way better than YOU’RE NEXT! i can’t wait for this.

    • EvanDickson

      @djblack1313 I predict you’ll be singing a different tune on August 24th.

      • djblack1313

        Evan, don’t get me wrong, i’m looking forward to both movies! 🙂

    • egaltt23

      They both look really great, but I can’t wait for You’re Next

  • dirtyghettok

    This is just what I need to wash out the Hemlock Grove taste still stuck in me mind..

  • WatchMeBleed86

    Stoked to see this!

  • yellowsicktoad

    The idea alone is very interesting…and damn scary.

    I can’t wait to see it. Living in Denmark it probably means a long wait, buhuu.

  • Aaron Emery

    The idea alone is very interesting…and damn preposterous!
    Anyway, it looks like a lot of fun and hopefully some good suspense. I’m of the few that really enjoy a good home invasion film (logical or not, it’s a reality based fear) and those masks alone make this look like a creepy fun time.

  • magicjaguar

    This looks incredibly entertaining.

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