Leave The World Behind, one of the most anticipated movies, was first announced in June with Julia Roberts as its main lead. Now, Deadline reports that Ethan Hawke has joined this cast. However, the name of the actor and producer have not yet revealed the identity of the cast. We can expect high-quality performances from Hawke as the film’s director.
Netflix’s “Leave The World Behind” is an official adaptation of Rumaan Alam’s book. Sam Esmail will direct the movie. You must be familiar with his work in Mr. Robot Series is now available on Amazon Prime Video.
Red Om Films of Julia Roberts will produce Leave The World Behind in association with Esmail, Chad Hamilton’s Esmail Corp.
What would be the story of the movie?
The film will be an official adaptation from the Book “Leave The World Behind”. The main plot and story of this film will be based on the book. The book has been nominated for numerous awards, including the National Book Awards of 2020. It is also a favorite of Barack Obama. The Washington Post, Time, and Elle have also noted the Book.
The Official Synopsis for Leave The World Behind
Amanda and Clay are on a dream vacation with their children when a couple from middle age arrives to take over the holiday home. They have fled a devastating blackout in the area and interrupt Amanda and Clay’s dreams. They are unable to find out what’s happening when the internet, radio, and television stop working. Strange sonic booms disrupt the rural peace and cause animals to move in unusual ways. This causes families to lose their mental and physical health. The owners and renters are wealthy and white, while the owners and renters are rich and well-off. They are distracted from the more serious issues that are occurring all around them by race and conflict.
The Movie’s Confirmed Cast
Leave the World Behind will feature the Oscar Award winners Mahershala Ali, Julia Roberts, and now that Ethan Hawke has been confirmed, we can expect much more from the movie. The movie will likely receive another Academy Award nomination in the future, based on the story and plot of the book.