Warner Brothers has dropped an official clip for their upcoming film Midnight Special, which may provide us some small insight into this little boys gifts. The film revolves around a young boy and his father who go on the run from law enforcement and religious extremists who are looking to learn more about the young boys special abilities. Starring Michael Shannon, Jaeden Lieberher, Joel Edgerton, Adam Driver, and Kirsten Dunst, Midnight Special is set to release March 18th.
Check out the Clip
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The clip is vague, but promises to be important when put into context. The trailer for the film was released a short time ago and was met with solid reaction. The movie looks amazing so far, and the fact that it seems to shrouded in secrecy only adds to our excitement. Who is this kid? Where did he come from? How did he get these gifts? All questions that will be answered on March 18th and we hope not a moment before. Check out the synopsis for the film below.
In the sci-fi thriller “Midnight Special,” writer/director Jeff Nichols proves again that he is one of the most compelling storytellers of our time, as a father (Michael Shannon), goes on the run to protect his young son, Alton (Jaeden Lieberher), and uncover the truth behind the boy’s special powers.
What starts as a race from religious extremists and local law enforcement quickly escalates to a nationwide manhunt involving the highest levels of the Federal Government. Ultimately his father risks everything to protect Alton and help fulfill a destiny that could change the world forever, in this genre–defying film as supernatural as it is intimately human.
Check out the feature trailer for Midnight Special
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