Alongside Arrival, Passengers is this autumn’s other most intriguing looking sci-fi movie. The trailer for the film has not arrived, which you can take a look at below.
Here’s the synopsis: ‘Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt are two passengers onboard a spaceship transporting them to a new life on another planet. The trip takes a deadly turn when their hibernation pods mysteriously wake them 90 years before they reach their destination. As Jim and Aurora try to unravel the mystery behind the malfunction, they begin to fall for each other, unable to deny their intense attraction… only to be threatened by the imminent collapse of the ship and the discovery of the truth behind why they woke up.’
The movie will be released in December, which suggests both that those behind it feel it could do big business and maybe even get some awards consideration. It certainly look like it could be pretty good. [Read more…]