Starring: John Goodman, Vera Farmiga, Ashton Sanders, Jonathan Majors, Alan Ruck, Kevin Dunn, David J Height, Machine Gun Kelly, Madeline Brewer, Ben Daniels, D. B. Sweeney, Kevin J. O’Connor
Sci-fi thriller directed and co-written by Rupert Wyatt. The story is set in a Chicago neighborhood nearly a decade after an occupation by an extra-terrestrial force and explores the lives on both sides of the conflict, the collaborators and dissidents.
Voice: The state of our union is strong. Unemployment is the lowest in history. Poverty has been eradicated. Crime is non-existent. Let us give thanks. Let us give thanks.
Master of Ceremony: Please rise to greet our legislator.
[a massive spaceship comes into view hovering above the stadium]
Rafe: It’s a lie. Everything they’re telling you is a lie.
Voice: Their power is a poison. Find the courage to resist and join us. The match has already been lit. Watch for the signs. Wait for the signal. Be ready. The phoenix will rise. The phoenix will rise. The phoenix will rise.
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