Wilkins is quoted as saying it is "one of the few places you can still find isolated, rural pockets of civilizations, like gas stations in the middle of forests..."
Among the actors featured in "Splinter" are Jill Wagner ("Blade: The Series") and Paulo Contanzo (from the "Friends" spinoff, "Joey"). Many Oklahomans served as extras and crew.
The film, which seems to be no-frills straightforward sci-fi horror flick (read more here SPLINTER), has picked up six awards from the eighth annual Screamfest horror film festival held each year in Hollywood.
"Splinter" will screen at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art's Noble Theater (415 Couch Drive) at 7:30 pm on Thursday, October 30. Ticket prices are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and students, and $5 for museum members. For more information contact 405-278-8237 or visit www.okcmoa.com/film.