John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an apprentice to carry on his trade. Most have failed to survive. The last hope is a young farmer's son named Thomas Ward. Will he survive the training to become the spook that so many others couldn't?
|Release Date||December 12th, 2014|
|Directors||Sergei Bodrov, Kimi Webber, Earendil McNay|
|Writers||Joseph Delaney, Matt Greenberg, Charles Leavitt, Steven Knight|
|Production Companies||China Film Co., Legendary Entertainment, Thunder Road Pictures, Outlaw Sinema, Moving Picture Company, Pendle Mountain Productions, Beijing Skywheel Entertainment Co.|
|Production Countries||China, Canada, United States of America, United Kingdom|
|Plot Keywords||based on novel or book, magic, chosen one, dark fantasy, witch hunter, evil witch, sword and sorcery, based on young adult novel|