Filmed in Southampton in 2012, the Caliber Media thriller Dark Was the Night hit Netflix instant streaming this month.
Directed and produced by Jack Heller and written by Tyler Hisel, the film stars Kevin Durand, Lukas Haas and Bianca Kajlich.
The fictional setting is the town of Maiden Woods. Durand plays the hero of the film, the local sheriff, who fights an evil that is unleashed when a logging company begins operating just outside the town.
Filming localations that Hamptonites will recognize include Catena’s Market, Tidewater, North End Cemetery, the Southampton United Medthodist Church and Sip ‘n’ Soda.
Heller’s first feature film as a director was Enter Nowhere starring Katherine Waterston, Scott Eastwood and Sara Paxton, which was filmed in the Hamptons in 2010. He also produced Refuge, starring Krysten Ritter, Brian Geraghty and Madeleine Martin and filmed in Southampton in 2011.
Find Dark Was the Night in the Netflix app or by clicking here.