About the film
based on novel or book magic chosen one dark fantasy witch hunter evil witch sword and sorcery based on young adult novel
Release Date: December 12, 2014
|Slogan||:||«When darkness falls, the son will rise. When the son falls, the dark knight will rise.»|
|Production Companies||:||China Film Co., Legendary Pictures, Thunder Road, Outlaw Sinema, Moving Picture Company, Pendle Mountain Productions, Beijing Skywheel Entertainment Co.|
|Producers||:||Amanda Mackey, Heike Brandstatter, Coreen Mayrs, Lionel Wigram, Thomas Tull, Brent O'Connor, Basil Iwanyk, Jon Jashni, Martin Cohen, Kate Caldwell, Maguy R. Cohen, Jillian Share, Alysia Cotter, Louis Ferrara, Susanne Scheel, Jandiz Estrada, Cera Ziegler|
|Writers||:||Charles Leavitt, Steven Knight, Matt Greenberg, Joseph Delaney|
John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an apprentice to carry on his trade. Most have failed to survive. The last hope is a young farmer's son named Thomas Ward. Will he survive the training to become the spook that so many others couldn't?