CinemaCon attendees were given a sneak peek at the highly anticipated prequel to the hit horror movie A Quiet Place. The prequel, titled A Quiet Place: Day One, is directed by Michael Sarnoski and features Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o in the lead role.
The Beginning of the Alien Attacks
A Quiet Place: Day One takes viewers back to the beginning of the alien attacks that ravaged the world. The footage shown at CinemaCon depicts Nyong’o’s character on a bus in New York City with her cat when strange and loud noises begin to ring out. Chaos ensues as the invasion begins, with New Yorkers witnessing ships crashing to Earth like a meteor shower.
The footage also shows the characters learning that they must remain silent in order to survive, adding another layer of tension to the already tense situation. The prequel promises to be a thrilling ride that takes place in one of the loudest cities on Earth.
The Third Film in the Franchise
A Quiet Place: Day One is the third film in the A Quiet Place franchise, following the 2020 sequel that focused on Emily Blunt’s character and her family. The prequel is set to hit theaters on March 4, 2024, giving fans plenty of time to anticipate and speculate about what the film has in store.
With a talented cast and crew and a focus on the early days of the alien attacks, A Quiet Place: Day One promises to be a must-see movie for horror fans and fans of the franchise alike.