THE SIGNAL is a science fiction thriller film directed by cinematographer turned director, William Eubank (Love) and co-written with Carlyle Eubank, David Frigerio and Sebastian Gutierrez. Premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, the film stars Laurence Fishburne, Brenton Thwaites (The Giver, Maleficent), Olivia Cooke, Beau Knapp, Lin Shaye, Robert Longstreet, and Jeffrey Grover.
Three college students on a road trip across the Southwest experience a detour: the tracking of a computer genius who has already hacked into MIT and exposed security faults. The trio find themselves drawn to an eerily isolated area. Suddenly everything goes dark. When one of the students, Nic (Thwaites), regains consciousness, he is in a waking nightmare…
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