German film Hell, written and directed by Tim Fehlbaum, is about a post apocalytic future where the Sun has scorched the Earth into a wasteland. Produced by Roland Emmerich, director of disaster movies 2012, The Day After Tomorrow and Independence Day, Hell is set to open in Germany in September. Release dates for other countries have not been announced yet.
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The trailer and premise is very intriguing and I love foreign sci-fi movies. This should be one to watch out for.
It was once the source of life, light and warmth. But now the sun has turned the entire world into a baked and barren wasteland. Forests are scorched. Animal carcasses line the roads. Even the nights are dazzlingly bright. Maria, her little sister Leonie and Phillip are heading for the mountains in a car with tinted glass. Rumour has it water can still be found there. It is a hazardous trip to nowhere. Along the way, they run into Tom. He turns out to be a first-rate mechanic and becomes indispensable. But can they trust him? The tension grows. As if things weren’t bad enough, they are lured into an ambush and their real battle for survival begins…