Jessica Biel is scared of something lurking in the dark, and hey it's not the paparazzi! In this trailer for the new creeper "The Tall Man," Biel plays a young black-haired mother who moves to a declining mining town, only to discover a serial kidnapper is on the loose. Some of the locals believe it's the evil doings of a child-grabbing boogeyman. But could these abductions really have been committed by a mythical specter, known as "The Tall Man?" A skeptical Biel is not buying it; however, when her young son is found missing she learns first hand that this urban legend is closer to fact than fiction. French horror director Pascal Laugier (Martyrs) makes his English-language debut with the movie, which is slated to open in theaters on August 31st.
In an isolated, slowly dying mining town, children are vanishing without a trace -- abducted, the townsfolk whisper, by a mysterious entity known locally as "The Tall Man." Town nurse Julia Denning (Jessica Biel) seems skeptical ... until her young David disappears in the middle of night. Frantic to rescue the boy, Julia lives every parent's darkest nightmare in this twisting, shock-around-each-corner thriller from acclaimed director Pascal Laugier (Martyrs) called THE TALL MAN.
The Tall Man stars Jessica Biel, Jodelle Ferland, Stephen McHattie, William B. Davis, Samantha Ferris