New trailer lands for Meryl Streep's movie shot in SA

2014-06-05 10:00
 
Los Angeles – Remember when Meryl, Jeff, Katie and Taylor were in South Africa last year filming The Giver? Earlier this year a first look trailer was released giving fans a sneak peek of what to expect.

The second trailer just dropped and it is amazing! Fans can rest assured that the movie will stay true to the Lois Lowry sci-fi novel on which it is based.

Set in a dystopian world devoid of colour, Jonas (Brenton Thwaites) meets The Giver (Jeff Bridges) a man who is in charge of preserving the memories of the community. Soon after The Giver, Jonas starts to see the world as it really is.

For a large part of the story the main character sees the world in black and white and the new trailer shows a colourless community led by a rather eerie looking Chief Elder, Meryl Streep. She is intent on stopping Jonas from exposing the elders’ secrets.

Check out the new trailer and character posters.

Brenton Thwaites as Jonas



Jeff Bridges as The Giver



Meryl Streep as Chief Elder



Katie Holmes as Jonas' mother



Taylor Swift as Rosemary



Watch the trailer here:



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