A new trailer has dropped for The Divergent Series: Allegiant, the penultimate chapter in the film franchise based on Veronica Roth’s popular book series.
Following the events that took place in Insurgent, the next chapter sees Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) exploring what lies beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. It isn’t long before shocking new truths leaves them both in the predicament of choosing who they can trust and what it is they are willing to sacrifice.
Fans of the franchise will no doubt be counting the days until the release of the new film, which certainly looks to be adding plenty of new developments to the unfolding saga. Mind you, this is but the first of a two-part finale adapted from Roth’s final book in the Divergent series, Allegiant. The last film in the franchise, The Divergent Series: Ascendant, is lined up for U.S. release on June 9, 2017.
The Divergent Series: Allegiant, also starring Ansel Elgort, Jeff Daniels, Octavia Spencer, Miles Teller, Ray Stevenson, Zoe Kravitz, Maggie Q, Mekhi Phifer, Daniel Dae Kim and Naomi Watts, opens in Australia on March 10 and in the U.S. on March 18.
Official synopsis for The Divergent Series: Allegiant:
The third installment of the blockbuster Divergent series franchise, ALLEGIANT takes Tris [Shailene Woodley] and Four [Theo James] into a new world, far more dangerous than ever before.
After the earth-shattering revelations of INSURGENT, Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known in order to find a peaceful solution for their embroiled city. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love.