Elijah Wood has been putting more and more toes into the horror waters over the years, and he's done it so subtly, that many people are still surprised to know that their dear Frodo has been playing some pretty messed up characters when he's not gallivanting around with elves and wizards.
Nacho Vigalondo's newest film has been under some expert wraps for several months, with only a teaser and a poster revealed in the early months of 2014, but now that [Open Windows](movie:881620) is coming up to it's September 29th release date, and there is a new trailer to pique your voyeuristic side.
What's in the trailer: A familiar theme of entitlement is taken to the next level when a bitter contest winner is shunned by the star he won a dinner date with. Revealed in the trailer, a sneak peek at the lengths that the true villain of the film "Chord" will go to to track down and torment the star, under the guise of getting Nick what he thinks he deserves....which is much more than he bargained for.
Oscar®-nominated writer-director Nacho Vigalondo (The ABCs of Death, Extraterrestrial, V/H/S Viral) creates an action-packed world of voyeurism and suspense in his thriller OPEN WINDOWS. Nick (Elijah Wood, Maniac, The Lord of the Rings) is excited to discover that he's won a dinner date with his favorite actress, Jill Goddard (Sasha Grey, Would You Rather, The Girlfriend Experience). But when Jill refuses to honor the contest, her manager Chord (Neil Maskell, Wild Bill, Pusher) makes an offer he can’t refuse: the ability to view Jill secretly via computer. Nick begins watching the unknowing star on her webcam, not realizing that this decision will put both himself and Jill at risk as they enter a terrifying world of cat-and-mouse where nothing—and no one—are as they seem