Strange but True is a drama, thriller, and suspense genre movie. The movie was based on a novel written by John Searles. The screenplay was by Eric Garcia. Neil Athale is the music composer for the movie. The film was directed by Rowan Athale. The movie, Strange but True, was produced by Fred Berger, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, and Christina Ross. It also had Hilary Davis, Tom Harberd, Phil Hunt, Ross Katz, Brian Kornreich, John Penotti, Compton Ross and Tim Williams as the executive producers. Jennifer Shin worked as the associate producer with Norman Denver as the line producer.
The production was filmed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The cinematography was done by Stuart Bentley while the film editing was done by Kim Gaster.
Strange but True was produced under the Automatik Entertainment, and First Generation Films production company banners in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology. The movie was widely distributed across all media by several distributors. They include Lionsgate Home Entertainment, CBS Films, Film & TV House, GEM Entertainment, Exponenta, Icon Film Distribution Australia, Front Row Filmed Entertainment, Haunxi Media Group, KinoVista, Latvian Theatrical Distribution, Praesens Films, Primere TV Distribution, and Wowow Cinema.
Although the movie was first screened at the Edinburgh International Film Festival on the 22nd of June, 2019, it was officially released on the 6th of September, 2019. Strange but True has been screened in the UK, Estonia, Latvia, USA, Italy, Kuwait, Taiwan, Lithuania, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Russia, Poland, Netherland, and Japan.
A woman becomes mysteriously pregnant for her boyfriend, who died five years ago. His family, only skeptical at first, find themselves in search of the truth. They soon realize that the truth they seek is terrifying than they could have thought.
The movie starred a young pregnant woman, Melissa by Margret Qualley, Philip by Nick Robinson, Charlene by Amy Ryan, Richard by Greg Kinnear, Bill by Brian Cox, Ronnie by Connor Jessup, Gall by Blythe Danner, Pilla by Janaya Stephens, Chaz by Mena Massoud, Holly by Sarah Allen, Chantrel by Allegra Fulton, and Vaughn by Darryl Flatman. Other characters include Dipal Patel as an intern, Noah Denver as friend, Christy Bruce as Nurse, Tennille Read by ER Nurse, Vanessa Burns as Doctor.
The suspenseful thriller tells the story of a family who suffered the death of a son – Ronnie, a high schooler who died in an accident. The scars of his death resurfaced when his girlfriend, Melissa (Margret Qualley), appears five years after only to inform them that she is pregnant with Ronnie’s child. In an attempt to find the truth, the family gets caught up in more lies and suspense. You should check it out!