THE GREEN KNIGHT (2020) Now with first trailer

 

The Green Knight is a 2020 American-Irish dark fantasy feature film re-telling of the medieval story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

Written and directed by David Lowery (A Ghost Story; Pete’s Dragon), the movie stars Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton and Sarita Choudhury.

Plot:

Sir Gawain (Dev Patel), King Arthur’s reckless and headstrong nephew, embarks on a daring quest to confront the eponymous Green Knight, a gigantic emerald-skinned stranger and tester of men.

Along the way, Gawain contends with ghosts, giants, thieves, and schemers in what becomes a deeper journey to define his character and prove his worth in the eyes of his family and kingdom by facing the ultimate challenger…

Release:

The Green Knight will be released by A24 in 2021. The movie has been rated R.

Cast and characters:

Dev Patel … Gawain
Alicia Vikander … Lady / Essel
Joel Edgerton … Lord
Sarita Choudhury … Mother
Sean Harris … King
Kate Dickie … Queen
Barry Keoghan … Scavenger
Erin Kellyman … Winfred
Helena Browne … Blindfolded Woman
Ralph Ineson … Green Knight
Emilie Hetland … First Thief
Anthony Morris … Second Thief
Megan Tiernan … Princess / Gawain’s Queen
Noelle Brown … Sharecropper’s Wife
Aaron Edo … Soldier #2

Technical details:

Aspect ratio: 1.85: 1
Audio: Dolby Digital

Teaser:

Trailer: