By now you may have seen the stellar debut trailer for Gareth Evans radical gothic action horror THE APOSTLE. If not don’t fret we have it for you to see ahead. The story follows a young man off to save his sister from a treacherous cult. The film will make it’s official unveiling at Fantastic Fest later this month and then will hit homes everywhen on Netflix on October 12th. Look ahead for all the release details.
APOSTLE will have its World Premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin, TX this Friday before debuting globally on Netflix on October 12 London, 1905. Prodigal son Thomas Richardson (Dan Stevens) has returned home, only to learn that his sister is being held for ransom by a religious cult. Determined to get her back at any cost, Thomas travels to the idyllic island where the cult lives under the leadership of the charismatic Prophet Malcolm (Michael Sheen). As Thomas infiltrates the island’s community, he learns that the corruption of mainland society that they claim to reject has infested the cult’s ranks nonetheless – and uncovers a secret far more evil than he could have imagined. Written and directed by Gareth Evans (THE RAID), APOSTLE is a harrowing occult fable where the only thing more horrifying than madness is the sinister reality behind it.
THE APOSTLE is directed and written by Gareth Evans and stars Dan Stevens, Lucy Boynton, Mark Lewis Jones, Bill Milner, Kristine Froseth, Paul Higgins and Michael Sheen.