First Trailer: Christopher Smith’s “Detour”

Magnolia Pictures has premiered the first trailer for the split-narrative indie thriller “Detour” which will score a simultaneous theatrical and iTunes release on January 20th.

Tye Sheridan plays a naive alcoholic law student obsessed over the idea that his shifty stepfather was involved in the car crash that left his mother comatose. He soon finds himself involved with a volatile grifter (Emory Cohen) and his stripper companion (Bel Powley).

Stephen Moyer, Jenna Saras, John Lynch, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Dylan Edy, Nick Boraine and Sibongile Mlambo also star. The film is helmed by “Severance,” “Triangle” and “Creep” director Christopher Smith.