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.
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
When Ray is introducing Denise he says she's from "Haverhill", but doesn't pronounce it correctly - he says "Have-er-hill", not "Hay-veril" as it's actually pronounced, despite claiming to be from one town over from it. See more
What's the name of the place we're going?
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
I am glad, I am very glad, because i'm finally returning back home
aka "Trololo song"
Performed by Eduard Khil
Written by Eduard Khil
and Arkadiy Ostrovskiy See more