Fox Searchlight has released a teaser trailer for Antlers, a new horror directed by Scott Cooper (Hostiles, Black Mass, Out of the Furnace, Crazy Heart) and produced by Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water, Pan’s Labyrinth, The Devil’s Backbone, Crimson Peak).
The movie stars Keri Russell, Jesse Plemons, Jeremy T. Thomas, JT Corbitt, Graham Greene, Scott Haze, Rory Cochrane, and Amy Madigan, and is based on Nick Antosca‘s short story “The Quiet Boy.”
You can find a brief synopsis for Antlers and check out the teaser trailer as well as a poster below.
In ANTLERS, a small-town Oregon teacher (Keri Russell) and her brother (Jesse Plemons), the local sheriff, discover that a young student (Jeremy T. Thomas) is harboring a dangerous secret with frightening consequences.
The screenplay was written by Cooper, Antosca, and Henry Chaisson. Antosca is best known for creating, writing, and executive producing Channel Zero and The Act, and he also wrote and co-produced some episodes of Hannibal and co-wrote the 2016 horror The Forest.
Producing alongside del Toro is David Goyer (The Dark Knight, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice) and J. Miles Dale (Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, The Shape of Water).
Antlers is set to be released in theaters sometime in 2020.