No longer many folks can recount to hold viewed the mighty-anticipated dread movie Midsommar (out July three), the 2d movie from author-director Ari Aster, who brought us last year’s unforgettable Hereditary. Nonetheless, as of this weekend, forged member Florence Pugh (The Diminutive Drummer Girl, Preventing with My Family) is one among them. In a tweet on Sunday, the actress printed that the trip is now not one she is prone to fail to be mindful in a flee.
“So.. I seen it,” Pugh wrote. “I’m currently sat. Staring. Wide eyed at my meals. Midsommar is one helluva accelerate folks.”
Within the movie, Pugh and Jack Reynor play an American couple, Dani and Christian, whose lovers’ bond has viewed better days. “Dani has had a loss, [and] by the level that the movie begins, she’s in the route of a relationship that is on its manner out,” Pugh steered EW earlier this year. “When we meet her, she’s trusty about to endure some more. So it’s shining mighty rock backside with her!”
The pair embark on a outing to Scandinavia with visitors Attach (Will Poulter), Josh (William Jackson Harper), and Pelle (Vilhelm Blomgren), the latter of whom has invited them to seek the recommendation of with his a long way off village in Sweden. “They’re a terribly queer, culty roughly commune,” Reynor talked about. “Each person’s all wearing white, they’ve unprecedented forms of social cliques.” Town is celebrating Midsummer — “a particularly special iteration of the competition,” talked about Aster ominously — and invite their company to scheme shut fragment in a decision of ritualistic meals. These embrace a repast Pugh calls The Final Supper. “They’re in the route of their holiday, and about a of them are over it, and I’m getting impressed to seek round and figure things out,” talked about the actress of the vacationers’ states of ideas.
And then what happens? “They trusty hold round,” deadpanned Aster. “They scheme shut it straightforward they in most cases manufacture it home protected and sound.” No, but seriously. “This is prone to be very protected to recount that horrors ensue,” concedes the director. “The movie is without distress mining the same vein as Wicker Man became working, but as a fragment of folks-dread, it’s shining irreverent in that it doesn’t truly preserve comfortably on that route. That’s why I’m guaranteeing to recount it as a fairytale. It’s now not 1,000,000 miles a long way from one thing devour Alice in Wonderland. It’s a psychedelic movie. Nonetheless there don’t appear to be any solid [comparisons] that I’m able to hand you. I’m hoping that the movie feels shining singular and is a outing.”
Pugh, for one, appears to be like to hold stumbled on it trusty that.
Search for the trailer for Midsommar, above.
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