If you believe things will be disastrous if politicians don’t accept Theresa May’s Brexit deal, spare a thought for Sandra Bullock in Bird Box. Her world is bleak as hell as she tries to survive the aftermath of a catastrophic apocalyptic event Blindfolded!
Ahead of next week’s online release, Netflix has released a second Trailer for Susanne Bier’s upcoming film. Some are describing it as ‘A Quiet Place‘ style horror thriller. In some ways they would be correct, this time instead of noise, we have to live blind.
The film is based on Josh Malerman’s novel of the same name Malorie (Bullock) is a mother who must flee with her two children. After a mysterious force decimates the world’s population if you see them you die. She must flee blindfolded and search for sanctuary.
Netflix is slowly building a fantastic catalogue of horrors under their ‘Originals’ banner. This looks really tense, terrifying all largely thanks to Eric Heisserer who wrote the script. He is no stranger to horror as he wrote the script for Lights Out as well as Arrival!
When a mysterious force decimates the world’s population, only one thing is certain: if you see it, you take your life. Facing the unknown, Malorie finds love, hope and a new beginning only for it to unravel. Now she must flee with her two children down a treacherous river to the one place left that may offer sanctuary. But to survive, they’ll have to undertake the perilous two-day journey blindfolded. Academy Award® winner Sandra Bullock leads an all-star cast that includes Trevante Rhodes, with Sarah Paulson, and John Malkovich in BIRD BOX, a compelling new thriller from Academy Award® winner Susanne Bier.
The film also stars Trevante Rhodes, Jacki Weaver, Rosa Salazar, Danielle Macdonald, Lil Rel Howery, Tom Hollander, Colson Baker, BD Wong, with Sarah Paulson, and John Malkovich.
Bird Box will launch in select UK cinemas from 13th December sadly only seems to be London. For the rest of us, it will be on Netflix on 21st December.