‘Evolution’ Trailer: Alex Garland’s “Annihilation”

Paramount Pictures has premiered a new trailer for “Ex Machina” director Alex Garland’s science fiction-horror feature “Annihilation” based on the 2014 novel by Jeff VanderMeer.

The story follows a team of scientists that enters a mysterious region called Area X and discovers a surreal world where nature has taken over in strange ways.

Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tessa Thompson, Oscar Isaac and Gina Rodriguez star in the R-rated film which opens in U.S. cinemas on February 23rd, followed by a release around the rest of the world (bar China) on Netflix around mid-March.