Oilman Paul Sturges’ (Josh Lucas) idyllic family vacation turns into a nightmare when they encounter a ferocious megalodon shark that will stop at nothing to protect its territory. Stranded and under constant attack, Paul and his family must somehow find a way to get his family back to shore alive before it strikes again in this epic battle between humans and nature.
The Avenue distributes in the US.
Filmed in Dominican Republic.
Directed by Adrian Grunberg (Get the Gringo, Rambo: Last Blood).
This movie is based on the real Mexican legend of “The Black Demon Shark” (El Demonio Negro), which is said to be an enormous black shark whose territory is reportedly just off the coast of Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. “The Black Demon is said to be between 20-60 feet long and weighing anywhere between 50-100,000 lbs. It is said to resemble a great white shark but with very dark coloration and a large tail.” Some believe the shark could be a Megalodon or a new species of shark. You can read more about it here.
The Avenue released The Black Demon in theaters on April 28, 2023.
The Black Demon arrived on Digital on May 30, 2023.
The Black Demon arrives in Australian Cinemas on June 8, 2023.
Director: Adrian Grünberg
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