After several 8 years of slaying dragons, backstabbing and incest on The Game Of Thrones, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau tracks a killer in The Silencing.
The film tells the story of a reformed hunter (Coster-Waldau) whose been living in isolation for nearly five years. After the kidnapping of his daughter five years his life was on a downward spiral thanks to drink, that will soon change. The local police sheriff brings him out of isolation thanks and both get involved in a cat and mouse chase for a killer. The person who might be responsible for his daughter’s kidnapping.
Universal Pictures have released the UK Trailer for the film ahead of it’s UK release…
Rayburn Swanson (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) understands loss. His only teenage daughter was kidnapped five years ago and since then, he has slipped into a downward spiral of alcoholism and self-destruction. After his daughter went missing, Rayburn swore off hunting and trapping and decided to help the very animals he used to kill by establishing a self-sufficient wildlife sanctuary that borders the inhospitable Boundary Waters Wildnerness.
Now he spends his days drinking and monitoring the animals’ activity with a series of closed-circuit cameras that surround his secluded property. His life becomes in jeopardy when Rayburn spots something horrifying on one of the security monitors; a killer dressed in a ghillie suit, hunting a girl on Rayburn’s sanctuary who resembles his missing daughter. Determined to save her, Rayburn teams up with local sheriff Alice Gustafson (Annabelle Wallis) and sets off into the wilderness in a race to find her before the killer does.
The film also stars Annabelle Wallis ,Hero Fiennes Tiffin and Josh Cruddas.
The Silencing will be released in the UK and Ireland from 19th October on Digital Download.