A24 released this Tuesday (8) the first trailer of the long awaited movie The Whale (The Whale, in Portuguese), which marks the return of Brendan Fraser to the big screen. The preview gives more details of the plot, which is already among those listed to compete for the Oscars 2023; check out:
In the film, “Charlie is a reclusive English teacher who lives with severe obesity and struggles with binge eating disorder,” the synopsis reads.
“Alone, he lives daily only with guilt, for having abandoned Ellie, his teenage daughter that he left with his mother Mary when he fell in love with another woman. Now, he will seek to reconnect with his teenage daughter and repair his mistakes. from past.”
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In addition to Brendan Fraser, Sadie Sink and Samantha Morton are part of the main cast.
Renowned filmmaker Darren Aronofsky (Mother!🇧🇷 black swan and Requiem for a Dream) directs, while the screenplay is by Samuel D. Hunter – author of the book that inspired the film.
the debut of The Whale is scheduled for December 9 in the United States.