In 1984, Kids of the Corn terrified audiences with blood, homicide, and cornfields as youngsters murdered the adults from their city. 39 years later, the primary trailer for the reimagined Kids of the Corn guarantees to function that very same rage and degree of violence as the unique.
Primarily based on the brief story by Stephen King, the brand new Kids of the Corn follows a 12-year-old woman named Eden Edwards (Station Eleven) who turns into possessed by an evil spirit in a cornfield, inflicting her to revolt towards the adults. Eden recruits the kids of her small Nebraska city in her quest to homicide the entire adults. One highschool scholar, Boleyn Williams (Jupiter’s Legacy), opposes Eden’s plan and makes an attempt to save lots of the remaining adults within the city from the corn monster, “He Who Walks Behind The Rows.”
This model of Kids of the Corn is taken into account a retelling of the 1984 movie due to just a few key variations. 1984’s Kids of the Corn focuses on two adults (Thirtysomething’s Peter Horton and The Terminator’s Linda Hamilton) that stumble into the city and try and survive the murderous rage of the kids led by their chief, Isaac (The Addams Household). The 2023 model pits a young person, not an grownup, up towards the kids and their chief Eden, not Isaac.
Kids of the Corn is written and directed by Kurt Wimmer (Level Break). It’s the eleventh movie in the Kids of the Corn franchise. The movie was shot in early 2020 however remained unseen till RLJE Movies and Shudder acquired distribution rights in January 2023.
Kids of the Corn is on the market in theaters on March 3. The movie might be on demand and digital on March 21.