The primary trailer has been launched for the newest movie about Charles Manson and the Manson Household referred to as Charlie Says. Matt Smith takes on the function of Manson within the film and as you’ll see, he appears to vanish within the function.
The movie comes from director Mary Harron and screenwriter Guinevere Turner who labored collectively on the cult traditional movie American Psycho. They’ve reunited for this film that tells the story of the three “Manson Household” ladies who have been sentenced to loss of life in Charles Manson’s notorious homicide case.
Right here’s the synopsis:
Years after the stunning murders that made the title Charles Manson synonymous with pure evil, three ladies who killed for him—Leslie Van Houten (Hannah Murray), Patricia Krenwinkel (Sosie Bacon), and Susan Atkins (Marianne Rendón)—stay underneath the spell of the notorious cult chief (Matt Smith). Confined to an remoted cellblock in a California penitentiary, the trio appear destined to dwell out the remainder of their lives underneath the delusion that their crimes have been a part of a cosmic plan—till empathetic graduate scholar Karlene Religion (Merritt Wever) is enlisted to rehabilitate them. Satisfied the prisoners aren’t the inhuman monsters the world believes them to be, Karlene begins the arduous strategy of breaking down the psychological limitations erected by Manson. However are the ladies able to confront the horror of what they did?
The film additionally stars Chace Crawford as Manson member of the family Tex Watson; Sosie Bacon as Patricia Krenwinkel; The X-Recordsdata star Annabeth Gish performs Virginia Carlson, head of the California Institute for Ladies. The forged additionally contains Suki Waterhouse, Hannah Murray, Odessa Younger, Marianne Rendon, Carla Gugino, Kaylie Carter and Merritt Wever.
The film is predicated on Karlene Religion’s nonfiction ebook The Lengthy Jail Journey of Leslie van Houten: Life Past The Cult and Ed Sanders’ controversial 1971 novel in regards to the Manson Household murders, The Household.
Charlie Says in choose theaters beginning Might 10th and on VOD on Might 17th.