Janelle Monae Can’t Be Saved in Mysterious Horror Movie
Surprise! Actress and award-winning musician Janelle Monae plays in a horror film and we have the trailer to prove it. Lionsgate surprised just about everyone today when they revealed a trailer for a mysterious new film titled Antebellum . The very conceptual horror film comes with a stacked cast and was produced by the people behind Get Out and Us which only adds to the plot. Not to mention the fact that it's a hell of a teaser.
The teaser itself is a bit difficult to master because it is not clearly exposed. story. We begin with the hearing of a 911 call, which is played on a woman crossing a field chased by men on horseback, which seems to be taking place in the southern United States in the days leading up to the Civil War. Janelle Monae silently observes the surprise as it unfolds in front of her. We then approached the modern world, which also includes a character played by Monae. Is it the same person? There are many fascinating clichés, like the one with a scary girl in a hallway, reminiscent of The Shining . The trailer also has the slogan:
"If you wish, nothing can save you."
Antebellum by the brief synopsis film, centered on Veronica Henley (Janelle Monae), who "finds herself trapped in a horrible reality and who must discover the mystery unbelievable before it's too late. " While this does not give us much work, it is clear that the filmmakers intend to keep the nature of this project secret. Although the producers associated with Get Out and Us are not clearly defined, the film is directed by director duo Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz, known as Bush + Renz.
Previously, the duo had directed several national advertising campaigns. , as well as Kill Jay-Z for the publication of the rapper 4:44 . We can not even turn to their previous work to better understand what we might expect with this one. As for Janelle Monae, in addition to her highly successful musical career, she has starred in such films as Hidden Figures who subsequently won an Oscar nomination for Best Picture, as well as Welcome to Marwen ] and this year Harriet . Monae also expressed characters in Rio 2 UglyDolls and the live film Lady and the Tramp .
Apart from the caravan, the studio also released three versions of the same poster, in red, black and white, all of which feature a bleeding butterfly and nothing else, at the same time. exception of the title and the slogan. The rest of the cast includes Brand Richardson II, Eric Lange, Jack Huston, Kiersey Clemons, Tongayi Chirisa, Gabourey Sidibe, Rob Aramayo, Lily Cowles and Jena Malone. Antebellum is scheduled for release April 24, 2020, from Lionsgate. Do not forget to check the new trailer and the new posters yourself.