What do you get when you combine camila mendes Y maya falcon? The answer is get revenge, Netflix‘s next black comedy that brings together the Riverdale actress and the Strange things star.
The premise of the show is that the two high school girls work together to take down each other’s stalkers: Drea’s (played by Camila Mendes) boyfriend who leaked her sex tape and Eleanor’s (Maya Hawke) stalker who started a rumor. about her.
The film is reminiscent of ’90s high school hits like 10 things I hate about you, JawbreakerY cruel intentions; what director and writer jennifer kaytin robinson is a fan of. while she was thinking about get revenge as his next project in 2019, Robinson approached producer peter chron and decided to make the Hitchcockian film. And almost three years later, get revenge is finally getting a release date.
Here’s what we know about this movie so far:
When is get revenge Release date on Netflix?
Weather get revenge was created in 2019, it wasn’t until October 14, 2020 that plans for the film officially began. At the time, the film had a working title of strangers. Robinson began work on the script, which was heavily inspired by the 1951 thriller, strangers on a train.
A month later, it was announced that Mendes and Hawke would star in the show. The rest of the cast members were announced in early 2021. The project then finished filming in August 2021.
So when get revenge Will it premiere on Netflix? The good news is that you don’t have to wait too long. The film will be available on Netflix on Friday, September 16, 2022. It has a total duration of 118 minutes.
get revenge Story: What is it about?
The official Netflix synopsis reads: “After a cute clandestine encounter, Drea (Alpha, the lost girl) and Eleanor (beta, the new alt girl) team up to hunt down each other’s tormentors. Do Revenge is a subverted Hitchcockian dark comedy featuring to the scariest protagonists of all: teenage girls.”
In an interview with Elle, Robinson shared: “I think there are different points where everyone is the villain and everyone is the hero in this story. And that’s a lot of what growing up is. I wanted to do something that painted with all the colors of adolescence.”
As mentioned, this movie is inspired by Alfred Hitchcock‘s strangers on a train. get revengeThe story of follows the same plot where strangers meet and exchange plans to take care of each other’s stalkers. But with this dark comedy, Robinson says there are unexpected twists.
get revenge Cast: Who’s in this?
Aside from Camila Mendes and Maya Hawke, get revenge promises to be star-studded with some of the biggest teen stars on shows today. Other actors that make up the list are the following:
- Maya Hawke (as Eleanor)
- Camila Mendes (as Drea)
- austin abrams (at most)
- Ava Capri (as Carissa)
- alisha boe (as Tara)
- maya reficco (as mountain)
- paris berelc (as Megan)
- thalia ryder (as Gabby)
- rish shah (as Russ)
- sofia turner
- jonathan davis (as Elliot)
Regarding the cast, the director shared an inside joke among the crew: “We joke that they’re like the young Avengers in Hollywood. They call themselves ‘The Avengers,’ which we love. They’re all so talented. And they were the best people for these roles.”
There’s a get revenge Trailer online?
Yes! With the release date approaching, Netflix has released the get revenge trailer online on August 9.
The clip begins with a view of a seaside town and some footage of a private high school that the stars go to. We then see Drea (Mendes) on screen as ‘meticulously curates the perfect life’ wearing preppy clothes and a perfect hairstyle. Dra is the It’s a girl at school with the perfect boyfriend and a group of friends.
Unfortunately, Drea falls prey to her boyfriend’s schemes and finds herself the victim of a sex scandal. Now a social outcast, Drea is determined to get revenge on her boyfriend. She meets Eleanor (Hawke) as her car breaks down. The two get to know each other better and open up about their high school experience.
The unusual friendship leads the two to plan their revenge against their bullies. The question is, will things go their way?
You can see the trailer here:
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