Just last week the first official poster and new images for director Peter Landesman’s historical drama Parkland were released. The first official trailer for the anticipated film has finally been released for audiences to watch.
Parkland is based off on the day U.S. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated, how it affected the staff of Dallas’ Parkland Hospital, and the difficulties that the investigation team went through.
The cast includes talented actors Paul Giamatti, Zac Efron, Jacki Weaver, Billy Bob Thorton, Jeremy Strong, and Marcia Gay Harden. This first trailer gives audiences an idea of how the film will flow and the overall tone of the story. As Parkland is a recounting the events of a tragic and historic assassination, the film is of course going to be very serious and quite intense, which is shown through this trailer. We also get a deeper glimpse into the relationships between the characters portrayed int the film. Watch the intense and action-packed trailer here.
Parkland is set to be released into theaters on October 4, 2013! What do you think of this new trailer? What do you think of the cast behind this project? Do you think Parkland could potentially gain attention and critical acclaim come award season? Share your thoughts in the comments below!