Director Steven Spielberg
’s penultimate shark film Jaws
spawned Deep Blue Sea, The Shallows and Open Water
, just to name a few. Mankind has been chum in the cinema water for these sharp toothed beasties for decades.
Now comes the latest terror The Meg. In their recent 2018 preview, Warner Bros. Pictures
has released a chilling first image from the film starring Jason Statham
. Expect a first trailer to hit soon.
Statham plays Jonas Taylor in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Gravity Pictures
’ action adventure. It is slated for release on August 10, 2018.
Jason Statham (“Spy
,” “Furious 7
,” “The Expendables
” films) and award-winning Chinese actress Li Bingbing (“Transformers: Age of Extinction
,” “Forbidden Kingdom,” “The Message
”) star in the science fiction action thriller, directed by Jon Turteltaub
(the “National Treasure
” movies, “Last Vegas
In the film, a deep-sea submersible—part of an international undersea observation program—has been attacked by a massive creature, previously thought to be extinct,