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Watch Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton in new Midnight Special trailer

A new trailer and UK poster has been released for sci-fi thriller Midnight Special.

Following its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival at the weekend, UK fans can now get a better glimpse at Jeff Nichols’ new movie. Midnight Special stars Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst and Adam Driver.

Roy (Michael Shannon) is a father desperate to protect his uniquely gifted, eight-year-old son in this genre-defying thriller which proves once again that director Jeff Nichols is one of the most compelling storytellers of our time. As father and son go on the run, an intense chase ensues as they are hunted down by a mysterious cult and a clandestine government agency – the outcome of which could bring about a world-changing event.

The film also stars Sam Shepard (Bloodline, Mud) and talented newcomer Jaeden Lieberher (St Vincent).

Midnight Special will be released in UK cinemas on 8th April 2016. Watch the trailer and take a look at the new poster below:

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Midnight Special
Credit: Entertainment One


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Pip Ellwood-Hughes
Pip Ellwood-Hughes
Pip is the Editor of Entertainment Focus and the Managing Director of agency Piñata Media.

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