Catch the Suspenseful Thriller on DIRECTV CINEMA® 

AT&T* is giving DIRECTV customers an exclusive look at “The Strange Ones,” based on the short film from directors Christopher Radcliff and Lauren Wolkstein. The film stars Alex Pettyfer (“Magic Mike”) and newcomer James Freedson-Jackson.

“The Strange Ones” premiered at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival and won Special Jury Recognition for Best Breakthrough Performance by James Freedson-Jackson.

Watch it now exclusively on DIRECTV CINEMA before it arrives in theaters Jan. 5.

The plot

Mysterious events surround 2 travelers as they make their way across a remote American landscape. On the surface all seems normal, but what appears to be a simple vacation soon gives way to a dark and complex web of secrets.

Tune in

“‘The Strange Ones’ is a haunting and poignant film,” said Hanny Patel, vice president, AT&T Video Marketing. “Filmmaker duo Radcliff and Wolkstein’s first feature film debut delivers noteworthy performances and artful direction. Our customers can tune in to ‘The Strange Ones’ a month before it hits theaters.” 

“The Strange Ones” will be available for 72-hour rental. View it in:

  • 1080p HD (Blu-ray format) for $10.99.
  • Standard-definition (SD) for $9.99.

DIRECTV CINEMA is a premium pay-per-view service. It brings exclusive access to select new releases before they hit theaters. For more information, go to

*About AT&T

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