Netflix premieres its first function movie: 'Beasts of No Nation'

Netflix premieres its first feature film: 'Beasts of No Nation'

With its on-line-first technique, Netflix has modified the best way individuals watch with TV exhibits — now it needs to do the identical with films. Cary Fukunaga’s Beasts of No Nation has hit the streaming service in the present day, marking an essential milestone within the film business by turning into one of many first function movies to debut in theaters and on-line on the similar time. Based mostly on the novel by Uzodinma Iweala, Beasts of No Nation is a warfare drama that tells the story of a 14-yr-previous baby soldier who loses his household and is recruited to struggle beneath the command of a guerilla warlord performed by Idris Elba.

Netflix’s choice to debut Beasts in theaters is a calculated transfer. As a way to turn into eligible for an Oscar, the corporate should be sure that films seem on-line “on or after the primary day” they’re proven in theatres. The movie will play in Landmark theaters within the US and at Curzon’s arthouse places within the UK from at this time, ticking all the requisite packing containers.

Whereas Netflix’s first function movie will ship an emotional influence, the streaming big has a variety of different films in improvement. It is teamed up with Adam Sandler for 4 new unique footage, signed Fifty Shades of Gray star Jamie Dornan for conflict thriller Jadotville and can also be working on a sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

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