Slasher Film Smiley is Coming to Theaters October 12th

AMC Theatres and Fever Productions today announced an exclusive partnership on the national theatrical release of Smiley from director Michael Gallagher (Totally Sketch). Beginning October 12th, AMC will exclusively release the film theatrically through its AMC independent platform on 28 screens in 14 markets including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Houston and Atlanta. You can find a theater listing inside.Smiley was co-written by Gallagher a

The story of the film follows a mentally fragile college student named Ashley (Caitlin Gerard) who, after learning of an urban legend in which a mysterious serial killer named “Smiley” can be summoned through the Internet, must decide whether she is losing her mind or becoming Smiley's next victim. Smiley also stars Melanie Papalia and Andrew James Allen, with Roger Bart, Keith David and Liza Weil rounding out the cast. In addition to the AMC release, the film will be available on more traditional platforms including DVD, Blu-Ray, iTunes, Redbox and cable VOD after the traditional theatrical release window has closed.

Smiley poster