Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Film

Welcome to Marwen trailer: watch Steve Carell let his imagination run free

Carell goes serious in the emotive new movie, arriving next year.

Welcome to Marwen
Credit: Universal Pictures UK

The trailer for biographical tale Welcome to Marwen has been released.

Starring Steve Carell, the film highlights the moving true story of one broken man’s fight as he discovers how artistic imagination can restore the human spirit. The film is based on Jeff Malmberg’s 2010 documentary Marwencol.

It stars Steve Carell, Leslie Mann, Diane Kruger, Eiza González, Gwendoline Christie and Janelle Monae. Welcome to Marwen is directed by Robert Zemeckis.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Written by Caroline Thompson and Robert Zemeckis, Welcome to Marwen is produced by Steve Starkey (Forrest Gump, Flight) and Jack Rapke (Cast Away, Flight) of Zemeckis’ Universal-based ImageMovers banner produce alongside Zemeckis.

It is executive produced by Jeff Malmberg, who directed the 2010 documentary upon which this film is based, and Jackie Levine.

The trailer gives a glimpse into the film’s mix of live action and animation. It also shows a more serious side to Carell’s acting ability, showcasing that he’s capable of more than the comedy he’s known for.

The film promises to be engaging, emotional and uplifting and it’s sure to one you can’t miss when it arrives early next year.

Take a look at some stills from Welcome to Marwen in our gallery below:

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Welcome to Marwen is released in UK cinemas on 11th January 2019.

Advertisement

You May Also Like

TV

Join us for a nostalgic tour of Granada's 1980s and 90s crime drama masterpiece.

Music

We rank the five best singles from the former One Direction star.

Music

We select our favourite tracks from the iconic boyband.

Advertisement



Copyright © 2020 Entertainment Focus

Entertainment Focus is a trading name of Piñata Media Limited (Reg no: 08435639)

Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. By buying through the links we may receive a commission for the sale. This has no effect on the price for you