When a strange signal pulsates through all cell phone networks worldwide, it starts a murderous epidemic of epic proportions when users become bloodthirsty creatures, and a group of people in New England are among the survivors to deal with the ensuing chaos after. Written by
When everyone is connected no one is safe
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for disturbing violent content, terror, brief sexuality and language
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Did You Know?
The film was originally set to premiere at the Film4 Frightfest on February 26, 2016. However, in late January 2016, Frightfest announced on their website, that "Due to circumstances beyond our control, we have had to withdraw Cell
(2016) from the 6:30 P.M. slot on Friday, 26th of February. If you were looking forward to this in particular, we are sorry. There was absolutely nothing we could do about it, and believe us, we tried." See more
The open credit sequence clearly takes place at the Atlanta Airport (Harttsfield Jackson), signs are clearly seen throughout the Delta terminals, Boston Airport announcements are dubbed in until we see John Cusack come off the airplane. See more
Clay, I'm really sorry about your family.
Don't be sorry because there is nothing to be sorry about yet.
After the closing credits have finished, the catalyst signal from the movie plays for approximately 5-10 seconds, with no image, as if attempting to convert the audience. See more
To Be Loved (Forever)
Performed by The Pentagons
Written by Kenneth D. Goodloe, Ted Goodloe, Joe C. Jones, Carl Rudolph McGinnis, Willie Otis Munson See more