The story of the 2018 Tham Luang cave rescue in Thailand is nearly too surreal to imagine, however Ron Howard’s forthcoming drama 13 Lives will do its finest shot at bringing the unimaginable true story to your display. Prime Video has as we speak unveiled the movie’s official trailer, which stars Colin Farrell and Viggo Mortensen as a pair of divers tasked with the unfathomable feat of saving twelve members and the coach of a boys’ soccer staff.
What begins as an harmless tour shortly turns into a catastrophe for this staff of younger boys, ages 11-16, and their coach once they determine to make use of their free time follow to wander round Thailand’s storied Tham Luang caves. After monsoon rains instantly lure them inside, Thai authorities flip to the world-class British Cave Rescue Council, whose John Volanthen (Farrell) and Rick Stanton (Mortensen) appear to be the perfect males for the job.
Miraculously, John and Rick discover all 13 lacking our bodies alive — however finding them is the straightforward half. Getting this pack of inexperienced divers out of the caves, nevertheless, poses a complete new set of extraordinarily dangerous challenges. Hundreds got here collectively to assist rescue the soccer staff, whereas the remainder of the world watched.
13 Lives will premiere in choose theaters July twenty ninth earlier than it hits streaming on Prime Video August fifth. The movie’s solid additionally contains Joel Edgerton, Josh Helman, Tom Bateman, Zahra Newman, and Lewis Fitz-Gerald. See the official trailer beneath.
Howard additionally not too long ago government produced Disney+’s upcoming sequel collection to his 1988 basic epic Willow. In the meantime, Farrell is about to reprise his position as DC Comics’ evil mastermind The Penguin in a brand new spinoff collection from HBO Max, whereas Mortensen simply appeared in David Cronenberg’s Crimes of the Future.