Entertainment One UK have just released a brand new trailer for David Cronenberg’s attack on Hollywood, Maps to the Stars. While not as aggressive and crazy as the previous NSFW trailer, the UK trailer takes it time to build on the films characters and set up the story nicely.
It still appears utterly bonkers come the trailers final moments, and it is very rare that Cronenberg let’s his fans down, so I have high hopes for this one.
Maps to the Stars is directed by David Cronenberg, and written by Bruce Wagner. The cast includes John Cusack, Julianne Moore, Mia Wasikowska, Robert Pattinson, Olivia Williams, and Sarah Gadon.
The film will be released in UK cinemas on 26th September.
The Weiss family is the archetypical Hollywood dynasty: father Sanford is an analyst and coach, who has made a fortune with his self-help manuals; mother Christina mostly looks after the career of their son Benjie, 13, a child star.
One of Sanford’s clients, Havana, is an actress who dreams of shooting a remake of the movie that made her mother, Clarice, a star in the ’60s. Clarice is dead now and visions of her come to haunt Havana at night. Adding to the toxic mix, Benjie has just come off a rehab program he joined when he was 9 and his sister, Agatha, has recently been released from a sanatorium where she was treated for criminal pyromania…