Want to make a horror movie? Oklahoma filmmakers set their sights on Bartlesville

By | November 19, 2022

Bartlesville High School alumnus Chris Butcher spoke to the BHS acting class last spring about his experience in film.

Within the higher loft of the newly opened Palace Rooms Lounge, a small group of moviegoers, authorities officers, enterprise homeowners and group members gathered to listen to concerning the newest alternative for the ever-growing leisure business. Oklahoma movie business.

Filming Martin Scorsese’s 2019 movie “Killers of the Flower Moon” introduced in over $19 million in financial improvement and boosted Bartlesville’s recognition within the movie business.

Producers Chris Butcher, a Bartlesville native, and Steven Patchin plan to shoot their subsequent characteristic, “Creator,” in Bartlesville and are looking for a $1.2 million funding to make it occur.

“Creator” is a horror flick they hope to seize some nostalgia for outdated classics that “frighten audiences lengthy after they depart the theater.”