Michael Shannon & Imogen Poots in First ‘Frank & Lola’ Trailer
Paladin has debuted today the official trailer for Matthew Ross’ directorial debut, Frank & Lola, a noirish erotic thriller featuring Michael Shannon and Imogen Poots.
Also starring Justin Long, Michael Nyqvist and Rosanna Arquette, the film premiered to mostly positive reviews upon its premiere at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. The drama centers on a gifted but struggling chef Frank who falls for an aspiring fashion designer Lola, but their sexual games turn dark as more of the Lola’s secret past is revealed. Frank & Lola opens in select theaters and on demand starting December 9th. Watch the trailer below.
Mmm, not so impressed.
Set in Las Vegas and Paris, two of the world’s most glamorous cities, Frank & Lola is a psychosexual noir romance about love and sex, obsession and betrayal, revenge and redemption. Matthew Ross’s debut feature stars Michael Shannon as Frank, an up-and-coming chef, and Imogen Poots as Lola, an aspiring fashion designer, who find one another at a point when each is at a defining moment in life. Their affair is sudden, passionate, and seemingly everything Frank has always wanted. But, his happiness proves short-lived when a man from Lola’s past, a past that is full of secrets, turns up on the scene, forcing Frank to question whether he can trust Lola—or himself.