Billed as “Lord of the Flies” for a brand new technology, Lionsgate has simply launched the primary teaser trailer for his or her provocative new outer area thriller, “Voyagers,” and it is obtained a sultry, hypnotic vibe that reverberates by way of the confines of a deep-space colony ship within the close to future.
Written and directed by Neil Burger (“Limitless,” “The Illusionist”), the movie arrives in theaters and VOD on April 9 and stars Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp, Fionn Whitehead, Colin Farrell, Chanté Adams, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Viveik Kalra, Archie Madekwe, and Quintessa Swindell.
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Burger’s trippy film chronicles the voyage of 30 passengers on a multi-generational starship by specializing in this group of good-looking, hand-picked candidates despatched on an bold odyssey in the hunt for a brand new residence. Insanity erupts because the drugged-out crew reverts to a devolved emotional state and paranoia ensues.
Here is the official synopsis:
“With the way forward for the human race at risk, a gaggle of younger women and men, bred for enhanced intelligence and to suppress emotional impulses, embark on an expedition to colonize a distant planet. However once they uncover disturbing secrets and techniques concerning the mission, they defy their coaching and start to discover their most primitive natures. As life on the ship descends into chaos, they’re consumed by concern, lust, and the starvation for energy. ‘Voyagers’ is a euphoric thriller concerning the explosive awakening of our most primal needs.”
“Voyagers” lands in multiplexes on April 9.
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