Based On Graphic Novel Series

20th Century Studios has released a brand-new trailer and poster for the upcoming supernatural horror film, The Empty Man.

The film is based on a popular series of Boom! Studios graphic novels in which a group of kids from a small Midwestern town who begin to mysteriously disappear, and the locals believe it is the work of an urban legend known as The Empty Man.

A retired cop investigates and struggles to make sense of the stories, he discovers a secretive group and their attempts to summon a horrific, mystical entity, and soon his life—and the lives of those close to him—are in grave danger.

Here’s the trailer –

The brief synopsis reads –

“On the trail of a missing girl, an ex-cop comes across a secretive group attempting to summon a terrifying supernatural entity.”

The film is directed and adapted by David Prior and stars James Badge Dale, Marin Ireland, Stephen Root, Ron Canada, Robert Aramayo, Joel Courtney, and Sasha Frolova.

The Empty Man will premiere in theaters on October 23rd.