The Black Phone

Cinema: The Black Phone

Director: Scott Derrickson; Starring: Mason Thames, Madeleine McGraw, Ethan Hawke; Genre: Horror; Age: 16+; Time: 102 minutes

Finney, a shy but clever 13-year-old boy, is abducted by a sadistic killer and trapped in a soundproof basement where screaming is of little use.

When a disconnected phone on the wall begins to ring, Finney discovers that he can hear the voices of the killer’s previous victims.

And they are dead set on making sure that what happened to them doesn’t happen to Finney.