A24 teases what might be the year’s scariest movie with “Hereditary” trailer
A24 has dropped the trailer for the hot Sundance yield, “Hereditary”. There’s been unscrupulous rave over Ari Aster’s horror-thriller at the recently concluded fest at which Indiewire’s David Ehrlich was fucked over by Toni Collette, who plays a distraught matriarch in the film. “Imagine a supernatural creep-fest like “The Conjuring”,” writes Dave on his Letterboxd review. “But told with the patience of “The Witch”, the emotional depth of “The Babadook”, and the kind of scares that James Wan would kill for.
Watch the trailer, in full, by hitting the play button at the top of this post. Read on for some key film details, too.
After their reclusive grandmother passes away, the Graham family tries to escape the dark fate they’ve inherited.
Directed by Aster, whose last work is the fine domestic drama, “The Strange Thing About The Johnsons,” the film made its debut at the Sundance Film Festival last month. A24 has locked the film for a US release on June 8, 2018.