Netflix released on Thursday (21) the first trailer for The Old Guard, an action thriller starring Charlize Theron (Atomic). The production will be an adaptation of the comic books, of the same name, by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez and has as premise the performance of a mysterious group of immortal mercenary soldiers, led by the protagonist Andy.
In the midst of many action scenes and struggles, the preview introduces the elite secret team of which she is a part, in addition to the arrival of a possible new component, in this case the young Nile (KiKi Layne). Due to current technology, the group will still find it difficult to remain anonymous.
The video also suggests that the gang will be hunted by the character of Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years of Slavery), who sets out to arrest her in order to obtain genetic codes and create human weapons at her service. Check out:
The description of the film indicates the difficulties of living forever. Thus, under the leadership of warrior Andy, the secret group of mercenaries with a mysterious gift of immortality has been fighting for centuries to protect the common world.
After having her powers exposed, due to an emergency mission, the protagonist must help the team to prevent enemies from reproducing their skills in search of wealth.
The Old Guard was produced by the streaming service in partnership with the Skydance studio and will be directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood (Fair Play). Its arrival on the platform is scheduled for July 10.