Blumhouse Studios has announced the release date for the Five Nights at Freddy’s game series – October 27, 2023 in theaters and on the Peacock streaming service. Josh Hutcherson and Matthew Lillard will play the lead roles.
Josh Hutcherson will reincarnate as the guard of the creepy Freddy Fazbearʼs Pizza, and Matthew Lillard will take on the role of a maniac. Emma Tammy (“Resident Fear”) is directing.
Video games continue to make their way into the movie world. An adaptation of the cult horror film “Five Nights at Freddy’s” will be released in the coming years. We tell you what we already know about the horror: when the premiere will take place, what the plot will be and who will participate in the shooting.
A Halloween Delight: Five Nights at Freddy’s Movie Release Date
As promised, the highly anticipated “FNAF Movie” will treat fans on Halloween, October 27, 2023. The spooky atmosphere of the holiday perfectly complements the dark and mysterious world of Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza, making it an unforgettable cinematic experience.
Since its announcement (2015), the film adaptation of Five Nights at Freddy’s has come a long, thorny way. The motion picture has had time to change studios (going from Warner Bros. to Blumhouse) and several showrunners. As a result, the project fell into the hands of director, screenwriter and actress Emma Tammy. And now filming of FNaF has finally begun.
And on April 6, the film’s release date became known. The horror is scheduled to premiere on October 27, 2023. Tape will appear at the foreign box office. It should also be released digitally on the foreign streaming service Peacock.
What is Five Nights at Freddy’s about?
The good news for gamers: Scott Cawthon is involved in writing the script. The former developer is known as the creator of the original FNaF franchise. This means that the upcoming film sticks to the canon of the series. The story will follow the plot of the original game.
The action of the horror flick unfolds in Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza. The main character (Josh Hutcherson) gets a security guard there for the night shift. Nothing unusual happens in the institution during the day. Visitors order treats, and mechanical animatronics entertain children with songs.
But as darkness falls, the pizzeria turns into an abode of nightmare. The animatronic animals come to life and begin hunting the guard. The protagonist’s goal is to survive five nights of bloody rampage. And with it – to uncover the secret of the monstrous beasts.
Where to Watch the Movie Five Nights at Freddy’s Online
As has been said, the horror film will be released simultaneously on big screens and in digital format. Whether it will reach Russia is not yet known. Given that “M3GAN,” another horror film from Blumhouse Productions, did come out in cinemas in the Russian Federation, there is still a chance for distribution.
On its premiere day, “Five Nights at Freddy’s” will appear on Peacock streaming service. He works in a limited number of countries. Russia is not included in this list. So users will either have to make up an overseas account, or wait for the plumage of the movie on torrents and pirate online theaters. In any case, watch Five Nights at Freddy’s online in good quality will be possible in late October.
FNAF Movie Release Date on Netflix
Following the growing trend of horror films debuting simultaneously in theaters and on streaming platforms, the “Five Nights at Freddy’s” movie will also be available on Netflix on its release date. This ensures that fans can enjoy the spine-chilling experience either at the cinema or from the comfort of their own homes.
First shot from “Five Nights at Freddy’s”
Interesting facts about the film Five Nights at Freddy’s
- The project is directed by Jason Bloom (“Obsession”, “Sharp Objects”, “Megan”).
- Shooting began on February 2.
- The working title of the film is Bad Cupcake.
- Scheduled three films in the FNaF franchise (this confirms the contract of Matthew Lillard with Blumhouse).
- The role of Mike went to Josh Hutcherson, star of The Hunger Games.
- Lillard, who got the role of William, has already starred in the TV series “Dr. House”, “Supernatural”, “Twin Peaks”, “Criminal Minds” and others.
The cast of the movie “Five Nights at Freddy’s”
The cast of FNaF has assembled quite a few stars. The main role, Mike Schmidt, will be played by Josh Hutcherson (“The Hunger Games,” “Bridge to Terabithia”). Along with him on the set involved Matthew Lillard (“Scream”) as William and Elizabeth Lail (“Once Upon a Time”) as Vanessa.
The “Five Nights at Freddy’s” adaptation is one of the most eagerly awaited video game film adaptations. This is confirmed by the rating of the horror film on imdb.com – 7.9.
More than 25.5K subscribers to the service are waiting for the premiere.
Five Nights at Freddy’s debut trailer
The production of Five Nights at Freddy’s has finally moved on. Viewers who have had time to lose hope will still see an adaptation of the world-famous story.
If you’re a longtime fan of “Five Nights…” or just like horror movies, add the film to your “To Watch” list. The story promises to be fascinating and frightening.