Trailer

The 'New Mutants' movie trailer aims to X-Cite

Despite the sale of the studio to Walt Disney Pictures last year, Twentieth Century Fox‘s corner of the Marvel Universe is still showing signs of life. Today, Fox has released a new trailer for The New Mutants, writer and director Josh Boone’s big screen adaptation of the X-Men spinoff title that has unfortunately been the victim of rescheduling for some time. Originally, The New Mutants was slated to open in theaters in early 2018.

The New Mutants offers an original horror thriller set in an isolated hospital where a group of young mutants is being held for psychiatric monitoring. When strange occurrences begin to take place, both their new mutant abilities and their friendships will be tested as they battle to try and make it out alive.

Boone directs from a screenplay he wrote with Knate Lee, adapting Chris Claremont’s original comic book storyline. The film version sets Maisie Williams as Rahne Sinclair (aka Wolfsbane), Anya Taylor-Joy as Illyana Rasputin (aka Magik), Charlie Heaton as Sam Guthrie (aka Cannonball), Blu Hunt as Dani Moonstar (aka Mirage), Henry Zaga as Roberto da Costa (aka Sunspot), and Alice Braga as Dr. Cecilia Reyes.

The New Mutants is produced by Simon Kinberg, p.g.a., Karen Rosenfelt, p.g.a. and Lauren Shuler Donner with Stan Lee and Michele Imperato Stabile serving as executive producers. Look for it to hit the big screen beginning April 3.


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.

MORE FROM MOVIEBILL

TENET has been delayed again.

‘TENET’ eyes domestic release beginning September 3

After some understandable delays, Warner Bros. Pictures has TENET back on track to hit movie theaters in about a month’s time. The…

A special poster designed by Sienkiewicz.

Watch the opening scene from ‘X-Men’ spinoff, ‘The New Mutants’

Although Comic-Con International is, unfortunately, missing it’s annual San Diego event this year, the spirit of the convention lives on…

Watch the new Bill and Ted movie trailer for a look at the new Bill and Ted movie.

The full trailer for ‘Bill & Ted Face the Music’ has arrived!

Nearly three decades after the events of Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey, the Wyld Stallyns are back! Bill and Ted Face the…