Armageddon Time – The Time of the Apocalypse: the official trailer and poster

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Today the press conference of Alice nella Città took place and among the titles announced in the program it stands out Armageddon Timethe film written and directed by James Gray with a stellar cast that includes Anthony Hopkins, Anne Hathaway and Jeremy Strong.

The synopsis of Armageddon Time

Armageddon Time tells a story of deeply personal growth that deals with the events of a family desperately engaged in the search for an affirmation that has involved an entire generation, the American Dream. We are in the middle of the 1980s in Queens, New York, and two friends, one white and Jewish and the other black, want to rise socially as racism spreads around them. The Jewish boy’s parents want the two to get away from each other and they succeed at first but, when some boys insult his black friend, the grandfather steps in to make him understand where justice is. Grandfather’s words will give the Jewish boy the courage to react and defend his discriminated friend.

The trailer for Armageddon Time

The first images of James Gray’s film present the cast of artists engaged in their respective roles with passion and pathos. The dramatic tone is perceived, alternating with food for thought typical of a refined and emotionally engaging training story. Who knows if the protagonists will be present in Rome to present the film to younger audiences and their families.