"In the Tall Grass"
Writer/director Vincenzo Natali’s adaptation of the Stephen King-Joe Hill novella In the Tall Grass finds a group of people trapped in field by a supernatural force with the power to distort reality. The Conjuring’s Patrick Wilson leads the cast as Ross, whose preteen son Tobin sets in motion a deadly chain of events. The cast also includes Will Buie Jr. as Tobin; Rachel Wilson as Ross’ wife Natalie; Laysla De Oliveira as the pregnant Becky, Avery Whitted as Becky’s brother Cal, and Harrison Gilbertson as Travis, the father of Becky’s unborn child. In the Tall Grass, which premiered locally during Fantastic Fest, debuts Oct. 4 on Netflix. Vincenzo Natali previously directed Cube, Cypher, Nothing, Splice, and Orphan. Natali also is one of the directors of the upcoming Netflix series Locke & Key, which is based on the Joe Hill comic book and costars In the Tall Grass’ Laysla De Oliveira.
Aired: Sept. 26, 2019