PRLog (Press Release) - Aug. 31, 2012 - Davenport, IA, August 31, 2012 -- Young Films and Publishing LLC, a independent film company with offices in Rockford, Illinois and Omaha, Nebraska, announces the theatrical release of their feature independent film, “The Darkening.” The film is a thriller/horror film with a dark and twisting story line that keeps the audience guessing and has an unpredictable ending. The film was shot on location in the Haight Village neighborhood of Rockford Illinois and various locations in Freeport Illinois. Haight Village is recognized in William Gorman’s book “Ghost Whispers” as one of the haunted communities in the Midwest. The house used in the film, is rumored to be haunted by the ghost of a young girl murdered in the late 1800s. During filming, the fireplace in the living room mysteriously turned on while the director was alone in the room. Another scene in the film has a mysterious haunting laugh that appears from nowhere in the soundtrack. The independent horror film has received an “R” rating by the MPAA.
The film company began production of the film in 2010 and will exhibit the horror film titled “The Darkening” as a limited release through Rave Cinemas in four major cities in the US. The film is scheduled to open in Houston, Texas; Davenport, Iowa; Peoria, Illinois; and Omaha, Nebraska on September 7th, 2012.
Mark your calendars for the September 7th release in your city.
About The Darkening:
Horror movie fans and fanatics alike are stumped! With an ending that no one has been able to guess, this movie is quickly becoming a favorite amongst true horror movie fans. "I really liked it, especially the ending. I thought I had it figured out like three times…it changed on me…I really enjoyed it!" – Laura P.
Listen to horror movie fan, Laura P’s review here: youtu.be/4wAZj4RXpbQ&
The film centers on a young man and his wife who return to his hometown after an absence of twenty years in an effort to end his chronological nightmares from witnessing his mother brutally murdered as a young boy. When a dark and mysterious stranger begins killing local townsfolk, the young man becomes the prime suspect and must uncover the truth behind The Darkening.
To watch the official Rated “R” MPAA approved movie trailer go to: www.TheDarkeningMovie.com
About Young Films and Publishing, LLC.:
Young Films LLC, Established in 1997, is an independent film company with offices in Rockford, Illinois and Omaha, Nebraska. Jack Young is the Manager of Young Films. Together with his family they have made films such as Love Wine, in which Jack wrote and executive produced, and Manimals, which starred a young Chris Klien.
About Rave Motion Pictures Davenport 53rd 18:
Rave Motion Pictures Davenport 53rd 18 is located at 3601 East 53rd Street Davenport, IA 52807. The Darkening movie times and dates will be located at the Rave Cinema Davenport 53rd 18 website: www.ravecinemas.com/
Dallas-based Rave Cinemas, LLC, the United States’ fifth-largest theater exhibition chain, owns or manages 61 theaters and 920 screens located in 20 states across the country under the Rave Motion Pictures and Rave Cinemas brands and has a presence in seven of the top ten Designated Market Areas. Rave has set the industry standard for customer experience and comfort, a good neighbor and corporate citizen.
Young Films, LLC