Trailer and Poster for Supernatural Thriller ‘The Monk’ with Vincent Cassel
A new trailer and poster have arrived for Dominik Moll’s adaptation of Matthew G. Lewis’ gothic novel, The Monk, with the film focusing on the corruption of a 16th century monk. The official synopsis reads:
“Abandoned at birth at the gates of a Capuchin monastery in Madrid, Brother Ambrosio (Vincent Cassel), raised by the friars, grows up into a preacher admired far and wide for his fervor. Ambrosio is feared for his righteousness and believes he is immune from temptation – until the arrival of a mysterious apprentice undermines his convictions and leads him down a dangerous path of sin, corruption and murder.”
Also starring Déborah François, Joséphine Japy, Sergi Lopez, Catherine Mouchet, Jordi Dauder, Geraldine Chaplin, Roxane Duran, Frédéric Noaille, Javivi Gil Valle, Pierre-Félix Gravière and Martine Vandeville.
The Monk will be in select theaters, On Demand, and available for download starting Friday, March 8th.