CELL is an upcoming science fiction horror film directed by Tod Williams with a screenplay by King and Adam Alleca, based on the 2006 novel of the same name by Stephen King. The film stars John Cusack and Samuel L. Jackson.
At the Boston airport, Clay (Cusack) witnesses a scene of chaotic mayhem when an electronic signal turns hundreds of cell phone users into rabid killers. Desperate to find his estranged wife and son, Clay teams with a train driver (Jackson) to battle the horde of murderous “phoners” as the city descends into apocalyptic madness.
- via ET