Following the completion of their $8.5 billion merger with Amazon, MGM have sealed their first large post-acquisition deal, choosing up the worldwide distribution rights to romantic horror Bones And All, the most recent characteristic from Oscar-nominated director Luca Guadagnino. Based mostly on Camille DeAngelis’ 2015 novel, the movie will see Guadagnino reunite along with his Name Me By Your Identify main man Timothée Chalamet, who we lately noticed in Finest Image hopeful Dune, which is up for 10 golden statues at this weekend’s Academy Awards.
Scribed by Guadagnino’s long-time collaborator David Kajganich (Suspiria, A Greater Splash), Bones And All stars Taylor Russell (Misplaced In Area) and Chalamet as Maren and Lee, two in a different way outcast younger adults who embark on a thousand-mile journey collectively to search out the daddy Maren by no means met – and to search for solutions as to why she will be able to’t management her want to eat the flesh of those that love her. Wait, what?
Sure, Guadagnino’s movie – which has already shot and wrapped in Ohio, and for which Deadline confirmed us a primary look – shall be following the likes of Julia Ducournau’s Uncooked in trying to make use of a cannibalistic idea to discover altogether extra relatable, human themes; on this case, that shall be isolation, attachment points, and self-loathing.
Together with Chalamet and Russell, the movie can be set to star one other of Guadagnino’s Name Me By Your Identify collaborators, Michael Stuhlbarg. He’ll characteristic alongside a powerful ensemble, together with Mark Rylance, André Holland, Jessica Harper, David Gordon-Inexperienced, Francesca Scorsese (sure, Marty’s daughter!), and Chloë Sevigny.
No launch date has been set for this one simply but, but it surely certain is shaping as much as be a tasty providing. We’re off for a pleasant chianti and a few fava beans to have a good time!