First Trailer for Survival Epic ‘Alpha’ Starring Kodi Smit-McPhee

Albert Hughes’ Survival Epic

Sony and Studio 8 have unveiled the first trailer and poster for Alpha, the upcoming survival epic set in prehistoric Europe.

Directed by The Book of Eli co-director Albert Hughes, the film stars Kodi Smit-McPhee as a young caveman who’s left for dead after a fall and who endures harsh conditions by teaming up with an injured wolf.

Alpha also stars Johannes Haukur Johannesson, Jens Hulten, Natasha Wilson, Marcin Kowalczyk, and Spencer Bogaert. Filmed in IMAX 3D, Alpha opens on March 2, 2018. Check out the trailer below.

Albert Hughes’ Survival Epic

Doesn’t look like anything overly original, but at least it’s not a sequel, prequel, or spin-off.

Albert Hughes’ Survival Epic

An epic adventure set in the last Ice Age. Europe, 20,000 years ago. While on his first hunt with his tribe’s most elite group, a young man is injured and left for dead. Awakening to find himself broken and alone — he must learn to survive and navigate the harsh and unforgiving wilderness. Reluctantly taming a lone wolf abandoned by its pack, the pair learn to rely on each other and become unlikely allies, enduring countless dangers and overwhelming odds in order to find their way home before the deadly winter arrives.