Are you aware what a demon is? Effectively you’re about to seek out out! Magnet Releasing has unveiled the trailer for Romola Garai‘s creepy horror film Amulet, which prompted a stir at Sundance earlier this 12 months.
Following an accident that leaves him homeless in London, former soldier Tomaz (Alec Secareanu) is dropped at the rotting dwelling of Magda (Carla Juri), a lonely lady in determined want of assist as she takes care of her dying mom. Although at first resistant, Magda ultimately welcomes him into their lives and permits him to assist her look after them. However as he worms his method into their routine and begins to fall for Magda, Tomaz begins to note unusual, unexplainable, and ugly phenomena. One thing appears very unsuitable with the mysterious outdated lady who by no means leaves the highest flooring, and Magda might the truth is be enslaved to do her otherworldly bidding.
Garai wrote and directed the style movie, which co-stars Imelda Staunton of the Harry Potter franchise, in addition to Angeliki Papoulia. If Garai’s title rings a bell, it’s as a result of she’s an completed actress herself, having performed the older model of Saoirse Ronan‘s character in Atonement, and co-starred in Suffragette and the BBC collection The Hour.
Garai makes her function directorial debut with Amulet, which is considered one of three notable horror movies popping out over the course of the subsequent month that hails from feminine filmmakers, together with Natalie Erika James‘ Relic and Rose Glass‘ Saint Maud.
Magnet will launch Amulet in theaters and on VOD on July 24. Watch the trailer beneath, and let me know within the feedback part should you assume this seems as terrifying as I do. You can even click here to learn Perri Nemiroff‘s evaluate out of Sundance.