New ‘Imaginary’ Video Delves into an Origin Story

Imaginary movie

March 1, 2024

Written by Kelli Marchman McNeely

Kelli Marchman McNeely is the owner of She is an Executive Producer of "13 Slays Till Christmas" which is out on Digital and DVD and now streaming on Tubi. She has several other films in the works. Kelli is an animal lover and a true horror addict since the age of 9 when she saw Friday the 13th. Email:

Leap Year brings the return of not only an extra day but also a chilling horror experience in Imaginary, the new film from Blumhouse and Lionsgate. This unsettling tale delves into the dark side of childhood imagination. Where a seemingly innocent stuffed bear harbors a sinister secret. Watch the new “Leap Year Origin” video below.

From Innocent Play to Unsettling Obsession

The film follows Jessica (DeWanda Wise). She has returned to her childhood home with her family. As they settle in, her young stepdaughter, Alice (Pyper Braun), unearths a hidden treasure in the basement – a dusty teddy bear named Chauncey. What starts as harmless playtime quickly takes a turn for the worse as Alice becomes increasingly fixated on her new “friend.” Their playful interactions become progressively disturbing, escalating in intensity and revealing a darkness lurking beneath the surface.

Facing the Unknown: A Battle for Innocence

As Alice’s behavior becomes increasingly erratic and even dangerous, Jessica becomes alarmed. However, the true horror unfolds as she discovers the horrifying truth: Chauncey is no ordinary toy. This seemingly cuddly companion is possessed by a malevolent entity, blurring the lines between play and possession in a terrifying way.

A Haunting Experience

Imaginary boasts a talented cast, including Wise,  Braun, Tom Payne, Taegen Burns, Veronica Falcon, and Betty Buckley. The film is helmed by director Jeff Wadlow, who also co-wrote the script alongside Greg Erb and Jason Oremland. With Blumhouse and Wadlow at the helm, the film promises a truly haunting experience that transcends the genre, exploring themes of family, fear, and the darkness that can reside within the human mind.

Beyond the Trailer: Unveiling the Mystery

Intrigued by the unsettling world of Imaginary? By texting “Imaginary” to 1-310-564-8144, you can unlock exclusive updates, delve deeper into the film’s chilling lore, and prepare for a heart-pounding experience in theaters this fall.

Face Your Fears This March

Don’t miss the chance to face your childhood fears. Witness the chilling power of Imaginary, set to hit theaters on March 8th, 2024. Prepare to be unnerved by the tale of a seemingly innocent toy harboring a terrifying secret.

Share This Article

You May Also Like…