The Black Phone cast plot facts short story by Joe Hill

The Black Phone

Plot, cast, and facts from the 2021 movie based on Joe Hill's short story.

Here's what we have on "The Black Phone"... the Ethan Hawke horror movie directed by Scott Derrickson. And, you can also read and download the original short story, here, at 8FLiX.

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"The Black Phone" Plot Summary.

102 min | Horror

Finney Shaw is a shy but clever 13-year-old boy who's being held in a soundproof basement by a sadistic, masked killer. When a disconnected phone on the wall starts to ring, he soon discovers that he can hear the voices of the murderer's previous victims -- and they are dead set on making sure that what happened to them doesn't happen to Finney. Universal Pictures

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Notable Cast
Mason ThamesMason Thames...Finney
Madeleine McGrawMadeleine McGraw...Gwen
Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke...The Grabber
Jeremy DaviesJeremy Davies...Terrence
E. Roger MitchellE. Roger Mitchell...Detective Wright
Troy RudesealTroy Rudeseal...Detective Miller
James RansoneJames Ransone...Max
Miguel Cazarez MoraMiguel Cazarez Mora...Robin
Rebecca ClarkeRebecca Clarke...Donna
J. Gaven WildeJ. Gaven Wilde...Moose
Spencer FitzgeraldSpencer Fitzgerald...Buzz
Jordan Isaiah WhiteJordan Isaiah White...Matty
Brady RyanBrady Ryan...Matt
Tristan PravongTristan Pravong...Bruce
Jacob MoranJacob Moran...Billy
Brady HepnerBrady Hepner...Vance
Banks RepetaBanks Repeta...Griffin
Kristina ArjonaKristina Arjona...Mrs. Fulgrim
Rocco PoveromoRocco Poveromo...Chief of Police
Kellan RhudeKellan Rhude...Patrolman

Writing Team

Scott DerricksonScott Derrickson...Writer (screenplay by)
C. Robert CargillC. Robert Cargill...Writer (screenplay by)
Joe HillJoe Hill...Writer (based on a short story by

Box Office Data

(2022) U.S. Dollars (as of 11.02.2022)
Opening weekend...$23,633,220
Gross (US & Canada)...$89,887,230
Gross (World)...$159,568,230


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Additional Content
Cast Photos...IMDb/Getty
Box Office...IMDb Pro
Poster...Official Site
Studio...Universal Pictures
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