The trailer for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is here just in time for Halloween. The long-awaited adaptation of the Seth Graham-Smith novel stars relate unknowns in the title roles, and looks to be quite a bit of fun judging by this teaser
Here is the trailer:
For anyone unfamiliar with the novel, here is the official synopsis:
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES is a fresh twist on Jane Austen’s widely celebrated novel. A mysterious plague has fallen upon 19th century England, the land is overrun with the undead and feisty heroine Elizabeth Bennet is a master of martial arts and weaponry. Casting aside personal and social prejudices, Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy must unite on the blood-soaked battlefield to rid the country of the zombie menace and discover their true love for one another..
The film stars Lily James, Sam Riley, Bella Heathcote, Jack Huston, Douglas Booth, Matt Smith, Charles Dance, and Lena Headey. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is also directed by a relative unknown, Burr Steers, who previously directed the indie Igby Goes Down. He seems to have an idea as to the tone he wants to set with the film, which opens on February 5, 2016.