Full Trailer: Adam Wingard’s “Death Note”

Netflix has released both the full trailer and a new featurette for the upcoming film adaptation of iconic manga series “Death Note”.

Adam Wingard (“The Guest,” “You’re Next”) helms the film which follows a high school student (Nat Wolff) who comes across a supernatural notebook, realizing it holds within it a great power; if the owner inscribes someone’s name into it while picturing their face, he or she will die.

Intoxicated with his new godlike abilities, the young man begins to kill those he deems unworthy of life. Willem Dafoe, Margaret Qualley, Keith Stanfield, Paul Nakauchi, and Shea Whigham co-star.

The film will premiere globally on Netflix on August 25th.