EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: 'Chronicle' Cast and Crew Interviews

Monday, 30 January 2012 12:54
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Opening in theaters on February 3rd is the new science fiction movie Chronicle from first time feature film director Josh Trank, which was based on a script by Max Landis (the upcoming Good Time Gang). The movie utilizes two different yet popular film genres, found footage and superheroes, then combines them into one action-packed film full of spectacular special effects. The movie features an ensemble cast of up and coming young actors including Dane DeHaan (HBO's True Blood), Alex Russell (Wasted on the Young), Michael B. Jordan (HBO's The Wire), Ashley Hinshaw (the upcoming Cherry), as well as veteran actor Michael Kelly (The Adjustment Bureau). 

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had an chance to speak with actors Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, and Michael B. Jordan, as well as director Josh Trank about their work on Chronicle. The actors and director discussed the new film, combining the superhero and found footage genres, the anatomy of a villain, how the main characters come together and what tears them apart, and Trank's unique vision for the film. 

To watch our exclusive interview with actors Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, and Michael B. Jordan, as well as director Josh Trank, please click on the video player above. 

SYNOPSIS: 

Three high school friends gain the superhuman abilities of telekinesis, flight, and invulnerability after making an incredible discovery in a mysterious crater. Soon, though, they fins their lives spinning out of control and their bond tested as one of them, Andrew Detmer (DeHaan), embraces his darker side. 

Chronicle flies into theaters everywhere on February 3rd. 


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