“Mom and Dad,” from writer/director Brian Taylor — who worked with Cage on 2011’s “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance” —
follows a teenage girl and her little brother, who must survive 24
hours during which a mass hysteria of unknown origins causes parents to turn
violently on their own kids.
The film is produced by Armory Films’ Tim Zajaros and Christopher Lemole, with
Cassian Elwes and Jere Hausfater executive producing. This is the second film for Armory and Elwes under their new Zeal Media shingle, after recently wrapped “Billionaire Boys Club,” starring Ansel Elgort, Taron Egerton, Emma Roberts, and Kevin Spacey
XYZ is handling sales for several other titles in the Berlin market, including the action-thriller “Pilgrimage,” starring Jon Bernthal, Richard Armitage, and Tom Holland, and “6 Days,” starring Jamie Bell, Mark Strong, and Abbie Cornish.