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Kirsten Dunst really, really wanted to work with Jeff Nichols. She was so enamored with his work that she actively pursued the director so that he'd cast her in Midnight Special, and she still had to fight for her role.
Jeff Nichols candidly admitted that he was inspired to write Midnight Special after his own son nearly died at a tender age, and the fear of losing him completely paralyzed the filmmaker.
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It's taken its sweet time getting here, but Jeff Nichols' science fiction thriller Midnight Special is almost upon us, and the mysterious chase movie has released an eerie new trailer.
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Now, the bad news. Midnight Special isnít due to hit the States until March 18, 2016. Thatís before Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, obviously, but still months away.
Written and directed by Nichols, Midnight Special is described as a sci-fi drama that follows a father and his eight-year-old son forced to run when the former discovers the latter possesses special powers. What powers this son wields are being kept under wraps for now, along with what role Dunst, Driver, and Edgerton will play.
This has been an interesting year for original science-fiction in Hollywood. In the last eight and a half months we've seen the release of Pacific Rim, Elysium, Oblivion, The Europa Report, Dark Skies and After Earth, and we're still waiting to see Gravity, Her, and Snowpiercer. It's hard to say exactly why the movie world is suddenly so interested in creating some fresh content for the genre, but soon Take Shelter and Mud director will be getting in on the action