Netflix is pulling again the curtain on The Lady within the Window. In a teaser for the movie launched at present on Twitter, the streamer lastly revealed a launch date for the Amy Adams thriller, which is about to premiere solely on Netflix this spring on Might 14. The information comes months after Netflix first acquired the movie in August 2020. The Lady within the Window landed on the streamer from 20th Century Studios, which had initially deliberate to launch it theatrically earlier than the coronavirus pandemic shuttered theaters throughout the nation.
Adams stars in The Lady within the Window as Dr. Anna Fox, an agoraphobic who witnesses a disturbing incident she wasn’t alleged to see. After changing into buddies together with her neighbor, Jane Russell (Julianne Moore), Anna is deeply affected when Jane disappears sooner or later after a violent incident in her condominium. Anna is consumed by her buddy’s whereabouts and begins to unravel as she dives deeper into the fact she’s created in her head.
If it sounds slightly bit like Gone Woman or The Woman on the Practice, you’re heading in the right direction — the movie comes from the identical studio as Gone Woman and shares a director with Darkest Hour and Atonement, Joe Wright. Together with Adams and Moore, The Lady within the Window, which relies on a guide of the identical title by writer A.J. Finn, additionally stars Gary Oldman, Anthony Mackie, Fred Hechinger, Wyatt Russell, Brian Tyree Henry, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Tracy Letts, who wrote the script for the movie.
The movie is lastly making its method to audiences practically two years after it was first scheduled to premiere. Whereas The Lady within the Window was initially slated for a 2019 launch, it was pushed again after check screenings. “There have been some plot factors that individuals discovered a bit complicated — I’d say presumably too opaque possibly,” Wright instructed Leisure Weekly earlier this yr. “So we had to return and make clear sure factors, however I believe additionally we tried to verify we didn’t oversimplify something and make issues too clear. There’s an enjoyment in not realizing what’s happening, however on the similar time, you need to give the viewers one thing to carry on to — you need to lead them via the labyrinth of thriller and worry.”
Earlier than The Lady within the Window premieres on Netflix, try the complete trailer for the darkish drama, which you’ll watch within the video above.