A new trailer reveals the magic of 'The Secret Garden'

STXFilms has just released a first trailer for next month’s The Secret Garden, a new cinematic take on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s early 20th century novel. Directed by Marc Munden (who recently helmed all four episodes of Hulu‘s National Treasure), the new version stars starring Colin Firth, Julie Walters and Dixie Egerickx. Check out the trailer in the player below!

Set in England during a new time period in 1947, the film follows a young orphan girl who, after being sent to live with her uncle, discovers a magical garden on the grounds of his estate.

Directed by Munden from an adapted screenplay by Jack Thorne, The Secret Garden is produced by David Heyman (Harry Potter franchise, Paddington) and Rosie Alison (Paddington) are producing and Jane Robertson (The Danish Girl, Bridget Jones’s Baby) is co-producing. StudioCanal’s Ron Halpern, Didier Lupfer and Dan MacRae are serving as executive producers.

The Secret Garden opens in theaters later this year. Check back for the official date announcement as it becomes available.

Silas Lesnick is the Senior Editor of Moviebill. He has been covering entertainment news out of Los Angeles for more than a decade. You can reach him via e-mail or on Twitter.


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