Has The Magik Gone?
20th Century Studios has released a new teaser trailer The New Mutants while also announcing that the movie will have a panel for Comic-Con@Home.
The New Mutants, produced by 20th Century Fox, was filmed by Josh Boone back in 2017 and would be released as a new Fox Marvel movie. However, the film was consistently delayed and bumped to the point that when Disney bought Fox, the film was still unreleased.
This teaser features a lot more footage, here it is –
The film’s lengthy synopsis reads –
“Twentieth Century Studios in association with Marvel Entertainment presents “The New Mutants,” an original horror thriller set in an isolated hospital where a group of young mutants is being held for psychiatric monitoring. When strange occurrences begin to take place, both their new mutant abilities and their friendships will be tested as they battle to try and make it out alive. Directed by Josh Boone (“The Fault in our Stars”) and written by Josh Boone & Knate Lee, “The New Mutants” stars: Maisie Williams (“Game of Thrones”); Anya Taylor-Joy (“Glass”); Charlie Heaton (“Stranger Things”); Alice Braga (“Predators”); Blu Hunt (“The Originals”); and Henry Zaga (“13 Reasons Why”). The film is produced by Simon Kinberg, p.g.a., Karen Rosenfelt and Lauren Shuler Donner with Stan Lee and Michele Imperato Stabile serving as executive producers.”
As for the Comic-Con@Home panel, which is San Diego Comic-Con’s attempt at doing a virtual event, will be director Boone and cast members Williams, Taylor-Joy, Heaton, Braga, Hunt, and Zaga. Boone says that the movie waiting to be released is his original cut.
Last we heard, The New Mutants was set to hit theaters on August 28th.