Teaser Trailer: ‘The Autopsy of Jane Doe’
IFC Midnight has unveiled the first trailer for their upcoming The Autopsy of Jane Doe, hitting theaters on December 21st.
Starring Brian Cox, Emile Hirsch, and Ophelia Lovibond, here’s the logline for this indie horror film: “When a mysterious body turns up at a crime scene, the local sheriff turns to the coroner and his son to find the cause of death.”
The latest film from director Andre Ovredal (Troll Hunter) first premiered at TIFF and Fantastic Fest. Check out the teaser trailer and poster below.
It’s definitely not for the squeamish. I just hope it’s not a bunch of lame jump scares like the trailer leads me to believe.
Experienced coroner Tommy Tilden and his grown-up son Austin run a family-owned morgue and crematorium in Virginia. When the local Sheriff brings in an emergency case — an unknown female corpse nicknamed ‘Jane Doe’, found in the basement of a home where a multiple homicide took place — it seems like just another open-and-shut case. But as the autopsy proceeds, these seasoned professionals are left reeling as each layer of their inspection brings frightening new revelations. Perfectly preserved on the outside, Jane Doe’s insides have been scarred, charred and dismembered — seemingly the victim of a horrific yet mysterious ritualistic torture. As Tommy and Austin begin to piece together these gruesome discoveries, an unnatural force takes hold of the crematorium. While a violent storm rages above ground, it seems the real horrors lie on the inside…