In mid-August, A24 delivered an eerie trailer for Yorgos Lanthimos’ (The Lobster) upcoming film, The Killing of a Sacred Deer. Between its medical-themed horror elements and its slow and creepy pacing, the trailer hit all of the right notes to get audiences curious and interested in the film. Now that we’re closer to the movie’s release, A24 have released a new trailer which ramps up the level of squeamishness that its predecessor inspired. You can watch the entire new clip below:
Judging by the trailers for this fall’s upcoming horror releases, we are in for one heck of a Halloween season! Mother!, Stranger Things Season Two, It, and Jigsaw will all be out before we know it; and A24 just added to the excitement by posting an eerie new trailer for The Killing of a Sacred Deer, from writer/director Yorgos Lanthimos’ (The Lobster).
The film stars Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, and Alicia Silverstone; and it promises to be chock full of nail biting suspense and medical horror. The trailer sets a creepy, methodical tone by presenting several sterile establishing shots before bodies start unnaturally flopping to the ground. Based on what we can gather from the elusive trailer, the film seems to focus on a surgeon who is crippling his patients. This one’s gonna be a doozy! read more
Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled is currently making a splash at the Cannes Film Festival. Coppola is known for her directorial work on such classics as The Virgin Suicides and Lost in Translation. Her new film is a loosely based upon the 1971 Don Siegel film, which starred Clint Eastwood and Geraldine Page. While not exactly a straight-up horror film, the trailer promises an eerily dreadful psychodrama. You can watch the full trailer below:
The Beguiled stars Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning, Colin Farrell, and Nicole Kidman. It is set to hit American theaters on June 30th, 2017. read more