Poster and Trailer for The Hike

Upcoming British thriller The Hike from Rupert Bryan sounds promising, the film follows a group of female friends who decide to camp out, as soon as darkness falls one of the girls go missing and they must rely on each other to survive.

The Hike is written & directed by Rupert Bryan and co-written by Ben Loyd Holmes, the film stars Tamar Hassan (Kick Ass), Barbara Nedeljakova (Hostel), Ben Loyd Holmes (Torchwood), Shauna Macdonald (The Descent), Zara Phythian, Daniel Caren, Jemma Bolt, Domonic Le Moignan, Stephanie Siadatan, Lisa Marie Long, Adam Young and Joe Nuttal.


“Kate (Zara Phythian) is a soldier back from a tour in Afghanistan on compassionate leave after seeing her soldier boyfriend die in combat. Back amongst her best friends, they take the chance to get away and go on a camping trip to a picturesque and remote area of the British countryside. As the girls leave for their expedition, Kate’s friend, Torri (Barbara Nedeljacova), breaks up with her aggressive boyfriend, Dean (Tamer Hassan), leaving Kate to defend her from his violence.Leaving all that behind, the girls make their way into the woods in search of the perfect place to camp and enjoy their time together. As they near Sunset Point, they come across a strange and evasive group of Eastern Europeans that seem to be living off the land. It’s an awkward situation, and Kate and her group quickly move on. As the girls reach Sunset Point, they encounter three rock climbers, lead by Ethan (Ben Loyd Holmes), and much to her annoyance Kate’s friends quickly become friendly with the lads. As the two groups go their separate ways, Kate is relieved to have the girls to herself, but as darkness falls and Charlie (Jemma Bolt) goes missing, the girls begin to feel vulnerable and will be forced to rely on each other and their newly formed friendships with the climbers to find Charlie and get them out of the woods to safety.”

The Hike