The final time Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway shared the display collectively was in 2014 when Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar debuted in theaters. They labored nicely collectively then, and the science-fiction epic teased a hopeful romance between the 2. Now issues have modified significantly, as a tense trailer for his or her upcoming movie Serenity (no, not Joss Whedon’s Serenity) guarantees a much more violent and sinister story a couple of profoundly darkish homicide plot at sea. Check out the trailer, beneath.
Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway undoubtedly are usually not in house anymore, are they? The Serenity trailer retains a lot of the plot beneath wraps (as all good thrillers ought to), however what we see guarantees a violent conspiracy between two deeply sinister people. We open on Baker (McConaughey), a stoic fishing captain and a person of few phrases who finds himself approached by his ex-wife Karen (Hathaway) in a bar one night. The two clearly have a rocky historical past, and issues shortly get difficult for Baker when Karen asks him to homicide her present husband (Jason Clarke) and save her from a lifetime of abuse. From there, parts of Baker’s previous start to resurface, and the blood begins to spill.
Serenity undoubtedly seems to be enjoying to the tropes of a style that we do not usually see anymore. Honoring a bygone period of thriller filmmaking, the film seems to be like a traditional neo-noir — full with parts of thriller, homicide, and conspiracy during which not one of the characters can absolutely belief one another. That stated, the nice and cozy, island setting already makes Serenity really feel like its personal beast, so it is going to be fascinating to see what secrets and techniques are ready up the story’s sleeve.
Anne Hathaway and Matthew McConaughey are clearly the celebrities of the present, however Serenity additionally stands out for the way sturdy the supporting forged is as nicely. We have already talked about Dawn of the Planet of the Apes‘ Jason Clarke (who seems to be completely menacing on this trailer), however Serenity has additionally enlisted the appearing chops of seasoned Hollywood veterans like Man of Steel‘s Diane Lane (who reportedly changed Uma Thurman in her function) and Captain Marvel‘s Djimon Hounsou to fill out its secondary roles as nicely. That is a good variety of actors who’ve been acknowledged at The Oscars (or on the very least been thought-about for Oscars) over time, so we should wait and see what occurs after they all come collectively.
Make certain to remain tuned for extra CinemaBlend updates about Serenity as new info associated to this mission turns into accessible to us. The movie is at present set to debut on October 19, so mark the date down in your calendars and take a look at our film premiere information to see what different notable movies are going to premiere in 2018!