Directed by Alex Garland
Starring: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Oscar Isaac
Release date: February 23, 2018
Ex Machina writer/director Alex Garland’s presence assures Annihilation will be beautiful-looking, the question is how ably Jeff VanderMeer’s bestseller will be adapted for the big screen. Well, Garland wrote the script also so have faith, despite the February release date. The story follows a group of experts who head into “Area X” on a dangerous mission that few have returned from unscathed.