WHO’S IN IT?
Jovan Adepo (Fences), Wyatt Russell (Table 19), Mathilde Ollivier (The Misfortunes of François Jane), Pilou Asbæk (Ghost in the Shell), Jacob Anderson (Adulthood), Dominic Applewhite (The King’s Speech), Iain De Caestecker (In Fear), John Magaro (Not Fade Away), Bokeem Woodbine (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Éva Magyar (X-Men: First Class), Michael Epp (Longing for a Kiss), Ben Tavassoli (film debut), Andy Wareham (In the Heart of the Sea)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Julius Avery (Son of a Gun), director; Billy Ray (Captain Phillips) and Mark L. Smith (The Revenant), writers; J.J. Abrams (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and Lindsey Weber (10 Cloverfield Lane), producers; Jed Kurzel (The Babadook), composer; Laurie Rose (Kill List) and Fabian Wagner (Justice League), cinematographers; Matt Evans (The Cloverfield Paradox), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
On the eve of the D-Day landings during the Second World War, a group of American paratroopers are stranded in enemy territory after their plane crashes near a small town outside of Normandy. There, they uncover a horrifying Nazi experiment to create an army of monstrous and violent creatures which they must destroy at all costs…
IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?
Overlord is a gory, gruesome and fascinatingly bloody action-horror that sees usually family-friendly producer J.J. Abrams branch out into entertainment that’s strictly for adults only.