Paramount Pictures has released the first trailer for the zombie horror movie, Overlord. The film, which had been linked as a fourth Cloverfield outing, features Nazi zombies and according to the trailer gives no clue that it could part of Abrams’ secretive franchise.
Directed by Julius Avery and written by Billy Ray and Mark L. Smith. The film stars Jovan Adepo, Jacob Anderson, Dominic Applewhite, Pilou Asbæk, Iain De Caestecker, John Magaro, Mathilde Ollivier, Wyatt Russell and Bokeem Woodbine.
J. J. Abrams serves as a producer through his Bad Robot Productions banner with Lindsey Weber.
Overlord opens on November 9th, 2018
On the eve of D-Day, paratroopers drop behind enemy lines to carry out a crucial mission for the invasion. As they approach their target, they soon begin to realize there’s more going on in the Nazi-occupied village than a simple military operation.