A24 ‘X’ Prequel Horror Film ‘Pearl’ New Trailer

A24 officially extends the X universe with a new prequel to the horror lineup. The production studio reunited director Ti West with Mia Goth with the launch of his new trailer for pearl.

Mia Goth returns to the main cast along with David Corenswet, Tandi Wright, Matthew Sunderland and Emma Jenkins-Purro for the prequel. These followed the development of X may remember that the production of pearl happened at the same time as X. Next Xfilming of pearl took place secretly and immediately with the two films shot back to back in New Zealand. As it is the prequel to X, pearl takes audiences on a journey to explore Pearl’s backstory, set in 1918 during World War I, showing the events that lead to her becoming the infamous villain. X. The synopsis reads,

“Filmmaker Ti West returns with another chapter in the twisted world of X, in this stunning sequel to the most acclaimed horror film of the year. Trapped on her family’s isolated farmhouse, Pearl must care for her father ailing under the bitter, overbearing watch of her devout mother.Longing for a glamorous life as she’s seen in the movies, Pearl’s ambitions, temptations, and repressions all collide, in the astonishing origin story inspired by the colors of Xis the iconic villain.

Among the executive producers is Kid Cudi, who previously returned to the big screen for X. pearl is set to be the origin story of Xis the killer and is set to hit theaters on September 16. It will premiere at the Venice Film Festival. Take a look at the trailer above.

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