Second Trailer for Shyamalan’s ‘Trap’ Starring Josh Hartnett

Warner Bros. has just released the second trailer for M. Night Shyamalan’s upcoming thriller “Trap,” set to hit theaters in August. This new preview heightens the excitement and promises a gripping narrative with Shyamalan’s signature twists.

Shyamalan’s “Trap” sets its stage in a seemingly innocuous pop star concert, which turns out to be a meticulously planned trap to catch a serial killer. Josh Hartnett stars as a father who, along with his daughter, gets entangled in this deadly game. The film also features performances by Ariel Donoghue, Saleka Shyamalan as Lady Raven, Hayley Mills, and Allison Pill. Cinematography is by Sayombhu Mukdeeprom, known for “Call Me by Your Name,” with a score by Herdĭs Stefănsdŏttir.

Plot Beats

  • Father-daughter duo attend a pop concert.
  • The concert is revealed to be a trap for a serial killer.
  • Hartnett’s character is suspected to be the killer.
  • The film teases multiple twists and turns.

Cast and Crew

  • Cast:
  • Josh Hartnett
  • Ariel Donoghue
  • Saleka Shyamalan
  • Hayley Mills
  • Allison Pill
  • Director:
  • M. Night Shyamalan
  • Cinematographer:
  • Sayombhu Mukdeeprom
  • Composer:
  • Herdĭs Stefănsdŏttir

Buzz and Highlights
The trailer promises a thrilling ride with Shyamalan’s trademark suspense and unexpected twists. The premise of a concert turning into a hunt for a serial killer sets “Trap” apart, evoking memories of intense action thrillers like JCVD’s “Sudden Death.” With Shyamalan at the helm, audiences can expect a movie filled with clever traps and surprises.

Production Notes
“Trap” is written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan, who has a long list of acclaimed films like “The Sixth Sense,” “Unbreakable,” and “Split.” The movie is produced by Ashwin Rajan, Marc Bienstock, and Shyamalan himself. Shyamalan’s daughter, Saleka Shyamalan, makes an appearance as Lady Raven, adding a personal touch to the film.

Closing Credits

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“Trap” is set to release nationwide on August 2, 2024. Don’t miss this thrilling new entry in M. Night Shyamalan’s filmography, promising a gripping experience with its unique plot and unexpected twists.

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