A mysterious stranger arrives at a girls' school in Sofia Coppola's Civil War-era thriller The Beguiled, and as a new trailer shows, it's not long before tensions rise to potentially lethal heights.
"The Beguiled is an atmospheric thriller from acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola. The story unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in an unexpected turn of events.
Acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola brings you a seductive thriller starring Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, and Elle Fanning."
Focus Features will release The Beguiled in select theaters on June 23rd, followed by a wide theatrical release on June 30th.