Thrilling First ‘Hold the Dark’ Trailer Drops with Alexander Skarsgard and Jeffrey Wright

Jeremy Saulnier's Dark Thriller

Netflix has debuted the first trailer for Jeremy Saulnier’s dark thriller Hold the Dark, starring Alexander Skarsgard, Jeffrey Wright, and Riley Keough.

The film, adapted from the novel by William Giraldi with a script from Macon Blair, takes place in northern Alaska and follows a hunter who teams up with a young mother to track down a pack of wolves that killed her young son.

Check out the trailer and poster below.

Jeremy Saulnier's Dark Thriller

Hold the Dark will premiere at TIFF, before hitting Netflix on September 28.

Jeremy Saulnier's Dark Thriller

Retired naturalist and wolf expert Russell Core (JEFFREY WRIGHT) journeys to the edge of civilization in northern Alaska at the pleading of Medora Slone (RILEY KEOUGH), a young mother whose son was killed by a pack of wolves. As Core attempts to help Medora track down the wolves who took her son, a strange and dangerous relationship develops between the two lonely souls.

But when Medora’s husband Vernon (ALEXANDER SKARSGARD) returns home from the Iraq War, the news of his child’s death ignites a violent chain of events. As local cop, Donald Marium (JAMES BADGE DALE), races to stop Vernon’s vengeful rampage, Core is forced on a perilous odyssey into the heart of darkness.