One way in, no way out and when disaster strikes in Pål Øie‘s disaster thriller The Tunnel it seems it’s everyone for themselves. Signature Entertainment have released the UK Trailer for the Norwegian survival flick that sees many unlucky folks trapped fighting for their lives.
The film comes from Øie who nay not be a household name outside his native Norway, however fans of Norwegian horror may know him. He directed Dark Woods, Hidden, Villmark 2 as well as a number of shorts and documentaries too. This looks his first step into mainstream film ala Hollywood style disaster films like Sly Stallone’s Daylight.
The Tunnel (or Tunnelen in Norway) is set in the Norwegian Mountains on Christmas day are dangerously trapped in a tunnel quickly filling up with smoke. The first responders are in a race against time to free the trapped as temperatures drop and smoke, the trapped must take their fate into their own hands.
Grab a popcorn and let’s see who will survive and dispose of blue bags properly!
When a truck explodes in a tunnel located in the Norwegian mountains, families and tourists find themselves fighting for their lives.
Trapped in the darkness with no way out, they face subzero temperatures outside or suffocation as the tunnel rapidly fills with smoke inside. With first responders struggling to gain access to the incident due to blizzard conditions, everyone inside is left to fight for their lives.
The film stars Thorbjørn Harr, Ylva Lyng Fuglerud, Lisa Carlehed, Mikkel Bratt Silset, Peter Førde, Daniel Alexander Skadal, and Per Egil Aske.
Signature Entertainment will release The Tunnel on Digital HD from 21st September.