Spectral is an upcoming American supernatural science fiction-thriller film directed by Nic Mathieu. The screenplay was written by Ian Fried, John Gatins, and George Nolfi from a screen story by Fried. The film stars James Badge Dale, Max Martini, Emily Mortimer, and Bruce Greenwood. The film will be released in 3D.
A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural beings that have taken over a European city.
During the summer of 2014, Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures announced that commercials director Nic Mathieu would make his feature debut directing Fried’s screenplay for the supernatural action movie Spectral which will star James Badge Dale, Max Martini, Bruce Greenwood and Emily Mortimer. Described as a supernatural Black Hawk Down, Spectral centers on a Special Ops team dispatched to fight supernatural beings who have taken over a European city.
On August 19, 2014, Universal Pictures announced to release the film on August 12, 2016, in 3D. On June 13, 2016, the film was taken off the release schedule.