The trailer for Charlize Theron’s Dark Places has been unveiled.
The actress plays a woman haunted by her traumatic past in the adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s second novel which was published in 2009. The novel deals with class issues in rural America, poverty and the Satanic cult hysteria that swept the United States in the 1980s.
Dark Places follows Libby Day (Theron), a woman who witnessed the murder of her family at the age of 7. 25 years after identifying her brother as the killer, Libby is approached by a secret society obsessed with famous crimes. The Kill Club offers her the opportunity to profit from the tragedy.
Nicholas Hoult (Skins), Chloë Grace Moretz (Kick Ass) , Christina Hendricks (Mad Men) and Drea de Matteo (Desperate Housewives) also star in the film.
Dark Places will be released in France on 8th April. Release dates for the US and UK have yet to be confirmed.