Sinister - Trailer

New horror film Sinister has released its first trailer.

Directed by Scott Derrickson, Sinister follows a true crime novelist (Ethan Hawke) who moves his family into a house in which a vicious murder took place, in order to carry out research for his next story. After he finds a box of home videos which involve other families being brutally murdered, he begins to fear that his own family are under threat.

Sinister will co-star Juliet Rylance, Clare Foley, Vincent D'Onofrio and James Ransone; plus it is produced by the pople that brought us Paranormal Activity and Insidious.

Sinister is released on October 5 in the US, and no UK date has been confirmed yet.