Watch the new trailer for "Detroit" starring John Boyega

  • Posted 11 months Ago

Detroit is the new film from Kathryn Bigelow, the Academy Award winning director of The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty. It stars John Boyega, Will Poulter, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith and more, and is set during the 1967 Detroit riots.

The intense trailer above focusses on a police interview with John Boyega’s character about the Algiers Motel incident, where three black men were killed during the riot, one of the largest and most destructive in United States history.

The end of the trailer sees an appearance from the real-life security guard Melvin Dismukes, so be sure to watch all the way through.

Detroit is out in cinemas 4 August.