“We are about to get f**ked up”: Paramount Reviving Cult-Classic $33M Horror Movie With Prequel Starring Ozark Star Julia Garner

Paramount Reviving Cult-Classic $33M Horror Movie With Prequel Starring Ozark Star Julia Garner
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Paramount Players is set to revive a cult classic with a fresh spin, and the anticipation is palpable. The upcoming film Apartment 7A is shrouded in mystery, but whispers in the industry suggest it’s a prequel to the iconic horror film Rosemary’s Baby. With a star-studded cast and a seasoned production team, Apartment 7A is poised to send chills down our spines and keep us on the edge of our seats. This intriguing project, which has been kept under wraps, is generating a buzz that’s hard to ignore, promising a thrilling cinematic experience for horror fans.


Apartment 7A is a Fresh Take on a Classic Tale

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Julia Garner set to star in the thrilling Apartment 7A

Apartment 7A is more than just another horror film. It’s a nod to a classic that has left an indelible mark on the genre. Apartment 7A revolves around the compelling journey of a young and aspiring dancer who finds herself entangled in a web of mystery and terror after renting a room from an enigmatic elderly couple.. The plot, still largely under wraps, has been described as “very intense,” promising a thrilling experience for horror lovers.

The film is speculated to explore the story of the woman who tragically died outside the apartment when Rosemary, the protagonist of Rosemary’s Baby, moved in. This fresh perspective on a familiar narrative is set to breathe new life into the classic tale.


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The Connection to Rosemary’s Baby

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A still from Rosemary’s Baby

The buzz around Apartment 7A is largely due to its connection to Rosemary’s Baby. The 1968 film, based on Ira Levin’s novel, is a cornerstone of the horror genre. It tells the chilling tale of a pregnant woman who suspects her unborn child is not of this world.

Apartment 7A will be a prequel to this classic, shedding light on the events that transpired before Rosemary moved into the infamous apartment. This connection has piqued the interest of fans and critics alike, leading to high expectations for the film.


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The Team Behind the Film

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Natalie Erika James is the Director of Apartment 7A

Apartment 7A boasts an impressive cast and production team. Julia Garner, known for her award-winning performance in Ozark, leads the cast. Garner is joined by Dianne Wiest, Marli Siu, and Rosy McEwen, all of whom have been cast in undisclosed roles. Behind the scenes, the film is helmed by Natalie Erika James, known for her work on the dramatic horror movie Relic.


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The production team includes John Krasinski, Allyson Seeger of Sunday Night Productions, Michael Bay, Andrew Form, and Brad Fuller of Platinum Dunes. Given their track record with successful horror films like A Quiet Place, the team’s involvement bodes well for Apartment 7A. As we eagerly await its release, one thing is certain: Apartment 7A is a film to watch out for.

Apartment 7A is currently in post-production and is scheduled for release at the end of 2023.


Source: World of Reel


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Hikithe Achumi is a Marvel Comics and MCU enthusiast with 5 years of content writing experience. With a background in Journalism and Digital Media.