George Clooney rushes to avoid wasting the world within the closing trailer for Netflix’s upcoming science fiction drama, The Midnight Sky. Leaping between Clooney’s remoted scientist, and the area crew that plans to prematurely return to the irrevocably broken Earth, the film appears to be like like an insular story on an epic scale.
The official synopsis courtesy of Netflix reads; “This post-apocalyptic story follows Augustine (George Clooney), a lonely scientist within the Arctic, as he races to cease Sully (Felicity Jones) and her fellow astronauts from returning house to a mysterious international disaster.”
The Midnight Sky is customized from the 2016 novel Good Morning, Midnight by Lily Brooks-Dalton, with a script written by The Revenant’s Mark L. Smith and finds George Clooney on each directing and main man obligation. The film has amassed a star-studded solid alongside the Ocean’s 11 star, with Felicity Jones as Sully, Kyle Chandler as Mitchell, David Oyelowo as Commander Tom Adewole, Tiffany Boone as Maya, Demián Bichir as Sanchez, and Caoilinn Springall as Iris alongside Clooney as Augustine.
George Clooney is wanting on wonderful type as humanity’s lonely savior and appears unrecognizable as he sports activities some of the wonderful post-apocalypse beards ever dedicated to celluloid. Disguising his main man beauty with thick facial hair and a patchy haircut, Clooney lately defined his through-process behind the look of the character, revealing that he did loads of the work himself. “I simply took a shaver and shaved all my hair off, and I attempted to do it type of badly in order that it appeared patchy,” the actor disclosed. “And I’ve acquired some fairly funky scars on my head usually. Since he’s clearly dying of one thing that he has to have a transfusion for, which is often some type of most cancers, it was vital to me so as to add some components in order that I did not appear to be I look usually.”
Director and star George Clooney mentioned the venture at the newest London Movie Competition saying, “The fellows at Netflix despatched it over to me to behave in it. I learn it and cherished it, and thought I might truly somewhat take a swing at directing it.” He continued, highlighting that the intimate nature of the film is what in the end drew him to the venture, “I might carried out a few area motion pictures, so I knew how difficult the area stuff was going to be, however this one felt like a extremely intimate story about what mankind is able to doing to mankind. I additionally preferred the thought of a narrative of redemption, and this was type of the final word story of redemption.”
The dramatic story of The Midnight Sky is stuffed with apparent comparisons to the present state of the world, one thing which Clooney was greater than conscious of, even earlier than the present circumstances wrenched us all from normality. Mercifully, Clooney approached the film hoping to make one thing that is not less than slightly optimistic, There’s the disappointment [in the film] of what man is able to doing to man and the way simply it will possibly simply be taken away. I needed it [the movie] to be about redemption in a approach. I needed there to be some hopefulness in a reasonably bleak story concerning the finish of mankind.”
The Midnight Sky is scheduled to start a restricted theatrical launch on December 11, 2020, earlier than www.netflix.com/themidnightsky|starting to stream on Netflix on December 23.