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Abigail’s Genre-Defying Vampire Film ‘Radio Silence’ to Debut Exclusively on Peacock on July 19

Radio Silence’s vampire film “Abigail” is set to premiere exclusively on Peacock on July 19, as announced by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The movie, a unique blend of genres, is already available for purchase on various PVOD platforms and is scheduled for release on Digital, Blu-ray, and DVD on July 9, complete with a plethora of bonus features.

With an impressive 82% score on Rotten Tomatoes, “Abigail” has been likened to a mix of iconic films and literary works, including “Reservoir Dogs,” “The Usual Suspects,” “Dracula,” “And Then There Were None,” and elements of Stephen King’s writing.

The plot of “Abigail” revolves around a group of kidnappers who unknowingly abduct a 12-year-old girl, only to discover she is an immortal vampire with a thirst for blood. Complicating matters further, the girl’s father is a feared crime boss in the criminal underworld.

Co-director Matt Bettinelli-Olpin shared insights into the creative process behind the film, emphasizing a fresh take on vampire lore while paying homage to traditional elements. The cast of “Abigail” boasts notable actors such as Melissa Barrera, Dan Stevens, Kathryn Newton, and Matthew Goode, among others. The script was co-written by Stephen Shields and Guy Busick, with a team of producers led by William Sherak and James Vanderbilt.

For fans eager to delve into more vampire-centric content, Peacock offers a selection of titles like “Dark Shadows,” “The Vampire Diaries,” “Vampire Academy,” “Nosferatu the Vampyre,” “Let the Right One in,” “Vampire in Vegas,” and more.

“Abigail” promises a thrilling viewing experience for audiences as it combines elements of horror, suspense, and supernatural intrigue. Set to debut on Peacock and various home entertainment platforms, the film’s arrival is highly anticipated by fans of the genre.