The black phone [videorecording] / Universal Pictures and Blumhouse present ; a Crooked Highway production ; produced by Jason Blum, Scott Derrickson, C. Robert Cargill ; screenplay by Scott Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill ; directed by Scott Derrickson.
Finney Shaw is a shy but clever 13-year-old boy who's being held in a soundproof basement by a sadistic, masked killer. When a disconnected phone on the wall starts to ring, he soon discovers that he can hear the voices of the murderer's previous victims, and they are dead set on making sure that what happened to them doesn't happen to Finney.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (103 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Widescreen edition ; Collector's edition.
- Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, 
- Copyright: ©2022
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2022.
Based on the short story "The Black Phone" by Joe Hill.
Bonus features: deleted scenes, answering the call, Ethan Hawke's evil turn, feature commentary, and more.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Brett Jutkiewicz ; music by Mark Korven ; editor, Frederic Thoraval.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Ethan Hawke, Jeremy Davies, James Ransone, Madeleine McGraw, Mason Thames, J. Gaven Wilde, Brady Hepner, Jacob Moran, Kristina Arjona, E. Roger Mitchell.
|Target Audience Note:||
Rating: R; for violence, bloody images, language and some drug use.
|System Details Note:||
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1, DVS Dolby digital 2.0; anamorphic wide screen (2.39:1); described video.
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
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