‘If it chooses you, nothing can save you.’
Antebellum is a 2020 American horror feature film about an author who becomes trapped in an alternate reality.
Written and directed by Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz, the movie stars Janelle Monáe, Marque Richardson II, Eric Lange, Jack Huston, Kiersey Clemons, Tongayi Chirisa, Gabourey Sidibe, Rob Aramayo, Lily Cowles and Jena Malone. Antebellum is co-produced by Sean McKittrick (Us; Get Out; Pride and Prejudice and Zombies; Hell Baby; Donnie Darko).
Successful author Veronica Henley (Janelle Monáe) finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it’s too late…
Antebellum was due to be released theatrically in the USA by Lionsgate on August 21st 2020, however, due to the ongoing first wave of the pandemic in the USA this has been cancelled and the film will be released in early September on VOD instead. It was originally scheduled to be released in April but the lockdown prevented this.