DESCRIPTION: 2016 family movie about a creature that takes over a truck.
DIRECTED BY: Chris Wedge (Ice Age)
WRITTEN BY: Derek Connolly (Jurassic World, Kong: Skull Island)
- Lucas Till as Tripp Coley.
- Jane Levy as Meredith.
- Amy Ryan as Tripp's mom.
- Rob Lowe as villain Reece Tenneson.
- Danny Glover as Tripp's boss.
- Barry Pepper as Tripp's stepdad.
- Holt McCallany as Burke.
- Thomas Lennon as Dr. Jim Dowd.
- Filmed in Vancouver.
- Was originally supposed to be released on May 29, 2015 but then got pushed back to Christmas 2015 then March 2016 before finally arriving January 2017.
- Was supposed to be the tentpole for a big new family-friendly franchise but instead it totally tanked at the box office. Paramount ended up losing $115 million.
- It's set in North Dakota which is flat farm country but mountains, lakes and forests can be seen in the movie.
- Cute Guy Alert
- Lucas Till. Rumor is he's gay-for-pay. Hooking up with Bryan Singer to be in the X-Men movies.