A slick new trailer has been released for The Guest, the upcoming thriller from You’re Next‘s director, Adam Wingard, and writer, Simon Barrett. The Guest tells the story of a family who lets in a soldier, David (Dan Stevens), claiming to be a close friend of their son, who passed away while serving overseas. David is all charm, until they start to realise that he may not be who he says. The buzz for this thriller has been growing rapidly, with many raving about the film’s energy and plot twists. The Guest trailer below comes from the U.K., showing off the film’s tone and stylish action without revealing too much. We’re looking forward to this one.
The Guest stars Dan Stevens, Maika Monroe, Leland Orser, Sheila Kelley, Brendan Meyer, and Lance Reddick.
Official synopsis for The Guest:
A soldier introduces himself to the Peterson family, claiming to be a friend of their son who died in action. After the young man is welcomed into their home, a series of accidental deaths seem to be connected to his presence.
ETA: UK – 5 September, 2014. USA (limited) – 17 September, 2014.