The Beacon is a 2009 American horror/thriller film. It is the second film made by Sabbatical Pictures. It was later officially renamed Haunting at the Beacon. The film was shot in The Rogers Hotel in Waxahachie, Texas. The film's theatrical debut is in seven cities in October 2009. The film debuted at the 2009 Paranoia Film Festival where it won for Best Picture and Best Actress (Teri Polo). It has been selected to be one of the films for the 2009 LA Femme Film Festival. The film was directed and written by Michael Stokes.