The film, based on the Steve Niles graphic novel, is the latest
production from Ghost House Pictures, the production company launched
by Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert. Raimi and Tapert are producing, while
Grant Curtis is overseeing the production for Ghost House. Mike
Richardson, Joe Drake and Nathan Kahane are executive producing.
30 Days of Night centers on a sleepy, secluded Alaska
town called Barrow, where the sun sets and doesn't rise for over
thirty consecutive days and nights. From the darkness, across the
frozen wasteland, an evil will come that will bring the residents
of Barrow to their knees. The only hope for the town is the Sheriff
and Deputy, a husband and wife who are torn between their own survival
and saving the town they love.