Described as a ‘gothic horror story’, Del Toro’s premise go something like this: “In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and remembers”.
A brief outline as to what to expect? Go on then. The official line is
del Toro himself sat down with a calligraphic pen and some expensive paper and italicised the script for this one, alongside Matthew Robbins. The pic above is a snapshot of the poster, the full poster is below.
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Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak hits UK cinemas on Friday 16 October.