The trailer for ‘Empire of Light’, the latest film from director Sam Mendes has dropped, with the movie set to hit theatres December 9th.
“Set in a coastal town in Southern England against the social turmoil of the early 1980s. Empire of Light is an intimate and moving story about love, friendship, and connection,” reads the film’s synopsis. “Hilary (Olivia Colman), a woman with a difficult past and an uneasy present, is part of a makeshift family at the old Empire Cinema on the seafront. When Stephen (Micheal Ward) is hired to work in the cinema, the two find an unlikely attraction and discover the healing power of movies, music and community. ”