Streaming Entertainment News

Peacock’s ‘Abigail’: What to Know About Streaming Radio Silence’s Horror Film

A thrilling tale of horror and suspense awaits viewers as Peacock gears up to stream the vampire horror comedy film “Abigail” from Radio Silence’s Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett on July 19, 2024. The movie, reported by ‘Deadline,’ follows the story of a 12-year-old girl named Abigail who is targeted by a heist team aiming to demand a hefty ransom of $50 million. As the captors find themselves in an isolated mansion, their numbers start dwindling, leading to unexpected twists and turns.

The horror movie “Abigail” boasts a star-studded cast including Melissa Barrera, Dan Stevens, Kathryn Newton, Will Catlett, Kevin Durand, Angus Cloud, Alisha Weir, and Giancarlo Esposito. Written by Stephen Shields and Guy Busick, the film has been produced by William Sherak, James Vanderbilt, Paul Neinstein, Tripp Vinson, and Chad Villella, with Ron Lynch serving as the Executive Producer. Upon its theatrical release in April, “Abigail” raked in a commendable $42 million at the box office.

Radio Silence, known for successful films like the “Scream” franchise and “Ready or Not,” takes a bold step into horror with “Abigail.” Critics have praised the film as a gory masterpiece filled with unpredictable chaos and destruction. The plot unfolds as a group of kidnappers, posing as Joey, Frank, Rickles, Sammy, Peter, Dean, and Lambert, abduct Abigail, a dancer and daughter of a prominent figure, setting the stage for a series of chilling events.

The second part of the film delves into the aftermath of Abigail’s kidnapping, as the captors bring her to a secluded mansion with hopes of securing the ransom. To their shock, they discover that their captive is not an ordinary girl but a vampire, unleashing chaos as she turns the tables on her kidnappers.

“Abigail” promises a rollercoaster of suspense, horror, and unexpected revelations, making it a must-watch for fans of the genre. With a talented cast, a gripping storyline, and the creative vision of Radio Silence, this film is set to keep audiences on the edge of their seats from start to finish. Get ready to immerse yourself in the eerie world of “Abigail” when it hits Peacock for an unforgettable streaming experience.