'The Intruder': Release date, plot, cast, trailer, news and everything else you need to know about the film

'The Intruder': Release date, plot, cast, trailer, news and everything else you need to know about the film

'The Intruder' is an upcoming American psychological thriller that is directed by Deon Taylor. The film was written by David Loughery and stars Michael Ealy and Meagan Good. 'The Intruder' is a loose remake of 'Cold Creek Manor', a 2003 drama mystery film that was directed by Mike Figgis. Produced by Roxanne Avent, there is just little under a month left for the movie to release. 

If you don't know much about the movie, don't worry we have you covered. Here's everything you need to know about the movie starting from the release date, plot, cast, trailer, and news. 

Release date

Initially 'The Intruder' was set to release on April 26, 2019, but later it was postponed by one week to give time for 'Avengers - Endgame' to settle in. Now the movie is set to release on May 3, 2019. 



'The Intruder' revolves around a young married couple. Scott (Michael Ealy) and Annie (Meagan Good) Howard finally get their dream home in the country in Napa Valley but they are unaware that the previous owner of the property Charlie Peck (Dennis Quaid) refuses to let the house go and has his own deadly plan to get it back. 


Dennis Quaid

Dennis Quaid plays the role of Charlie Peck, the previous house owner, in the movie. Quaid is an actor who is widely known for his work in a variety of drama and comedy roles. Quaid first received started to receive attention in the 1980s. Some of his notable work includes movies like Breaking Away (1979), Great Balls of Fire! (1989), The Right Stuff (1983), The Big Easy (1986), Innerspace (1987), The Parent Trap (1998), Frequency (2000), Traffic (2000), The Rookie (2002), The Day After Tomorrow (2004), Vantage Point (2008), Footloose (2011), and Soul Surfer(2011).

Dennis Quaid poses in the press room during the EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) held at Royal Albert Hall on February 18, 2018 in London, England.

Michael Ealy

Michael Ealy plays the role of Scott Howard in the film. Ealy is a well-known actor who is known for his notable work in movies like  Barbershop (2002), 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), About Last Night (2014), Think Like a Man Too (2014), and The Perfect Guy (2015). In December 2006, Ealy was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his role in Sleeper Cell: American Terror, under the category Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television. In 2017, Ealy also starred in season 4 of Being Mary Jane opposite Gabrielle Union. 

Michael Ealy attends the MACRO Pre-Oscar Party 2019 at Casita Hollywood on February 21, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.

Meagan Good

Meagan Good plays the role of Annie Howard in the movie. Good is an actress who began her acting career as a child. She has appeared in a vast number of television shows, films and music videos. Good is known for her role as Joanna Locasto on the NBC drama series 'Deception'. She is also known for her work in 'Think Like A Man', Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Venom (2005), One Missed Call(2008), Saw V (2008), and The Unborn (2009).


Meagan Good attends the 91st Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood and Highland on February 24, 2019 in Hollywood, California.

Apart from Quaid, Ealy, and Good, Joseph Sikora will also appear in the film. He plays the role of Mike. 


Deon Taylor

Deon Taylor directed the movie 'The Intruder'. Taylor is a film director, producer, and screenwriter. Apart from that, he is also the founder of Hidden Empire Film Group. Born in Chicago Illinois, Taylor wrote and directed his first film, Dead Tone in 2009. He also shot a horror series for BET called Nite Tales: The Series. Taylor has now reportedly joined actor Jamie Foxx to co-direct a forthcoming national television release that is called Tommy's Little Girl.

Filmmaker Deon Taylor attends the Extraordinary Families 3rd annual Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on October 24, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California.


The trailer opens up with the happy couple on their way to Napa Valley to move into their dream home in the country. In the trailer, you can see Annie tell Michael that this is the house she wants for their family, their kids and that she wants to see them play around outside. And as they begin to look around the house, the couple meets Charlie, the previous owner of the house who reveals he had been staying there throughout his life. Though he seems harmless at first, the trailer continues to show how Charlie invades the couple's privacy and starts to torture them. Eventually, Michael and Annie start to suspect that he had hidden motivation behind the sale. In the end, the trailer reveals that Charlie falls for Annie and tries to kidnap her. 



If you like 'The Intruder' 

You may also like: 'The Orphan', 'Cold Creek Manor', 'Gone Girl', and 'The Snowman.' 

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