Writer-director M. Night Shyamalan, famous for bringing scary drama to the big screen, has unveiled the first teaser poster for his upcoming physiological thriller “Glass”, which he is confident will leave everyone in awe. With films like ‘The Sixth Sense’ and ‘The Village’, the 47-year-old director has not failed to amaze his fans.
The Glass movie poster features mirrored images of the characters and depicts the characters in a color palette. Samuel L. Jackson as Elijah Price aka Mr. Glass sits in a wheelchair and his double represents his accumulated rage.
James McAvoy aka The Beast’s Kevin Wendell Crumb, who suffers from Dissociative Identity Disorder, is seen in his 24th Muscular Personality. And his favorite actor, Bruce Willis’ Davis Dunn, who can see the crimes and sins of others just by touching them, is seen incarcerated while his mirror version is shown standing.
The first films in the series, Unbreakable (2000) and Split (2016), were praised by critics and fans for their aesthetics, the brilliant performances of Willis, Jackson and McAvoy, and in particular for the score by James Newton Howard. . Glass will be the third and final installment in Shyamalan’s Unbreakable series.
Last year, Night Shyamalan confirmed the news on Twitter that Bruce Willis and Samuel L. Jackson will resume their characters for the last part. The film will pick up where James McAvoy’s Split left off. Dunn will be seen chasing the beast and Mr. Glass will hold secrets that will be essential for both men.
– M. Night Shyamalan (@MNightShyamalan) June 29, 2018
The Unbreakable series subsequently gained strong cult following. After the director unveiled the Glass movie poster, fans took to social media platforms to share their excitement.
One user wrote: “Gentlemen, you had my curiosity … but now you have my attention”, while the other said: “The third act of @MNightShyamalan #Unbreakable universe … makes me # crazy as the protagonist & antagonists featured here … will we see role reversals … #mirrors of who they are … #GlassMovie … expect the unexpected. “
The third act of @MNightShyamalan #Unbreakable the universe … made me go #crazy a bit like the protagonist and the antagonists presented here … will we see role reversals … #mirrors who they are … #Glass Film… expect the unexpected! https://t.co/nyND7UWK5k
– Shaz Chaudhary (@ shaz6pm) July 1, 2018
While some of Shyamalan’s previous films have been heavily criticized for ruining the storylines, his 2016 release Split earned him several accolades. While McAvoy was highly regarded for his performance as a troubled person with 23 eminent personalities, the director was given credit for making a gripping film with a disturbing storyline.
Along with the main cast, the film will also bring back Spencer Treat Clark and Charlayne Woodard to portray their original characters. Glass is scheduled for release on January 18, 2019.
Here is what he shared a photo from his childhood with his father.
– M. Night Shyamalan (@MNightShyamalan) June 17, 2018