The uprising will begins later this month as Netflix launch the Trailer for Snowpiercer Television series. It’s going to blood, wrap up it will be cold too!
What a week it’s going to be for fans of Oscar Winning filmmaker Bong Joon-Ho. On the same day the first episode is launched, UK fans can finally get their hands on the original film on Blu-Ray. To top things off seven days later Parasite will be released to buy!
The film only received one UK cinema screening back 2014 Edinburgh Film Festival. It was stuck in the middle long running riff with The Weinstein Company, until now Lionsgate now own the rights.
Snowpiercer is based on Jacques Lob‘s Graphic novel Le Transperceneige, which find the remnants of humanity living in a 1001 carriage Super Train. All thanks to apocalyptic event, with those onboard entangled in class warefare and social injustice.
Chris Evans, John Hurt and Tilda Swinton made up some of the film cast. They are replaced with Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind) and Daveed Diggs (Hamilton). When you see the film, you feel the world we’re in should be expanded and here we are…
Set more than seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, Snowpiercer centers on the remnants of humanity, who inhabit a perpetually moving train, with 1001 cars, that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival play out in this riveting television adaptation. The series is based on the graphic novel series and film from Oscar® winner Bong Joon Ho (Parasite).
The series also stars Alison Wright , Mickey Sumner, Susan Park, Iddo Goldberg, Katie McGuinness , Lena Hall , Annalise Basso, Sam Otto, Roberto Urbina , Sheila Vand and Jaylin Fletcher. Orphan Black‘s Graeme Manson is the showrunner along with Scott Derrickson (Doctor Strange, Sinister).
Snowpiercer starts on Netflix UK and Ireland from 25th May 2020.