Hippie Hollywood is in full swing within the official trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s “As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood.”
Sony launched the brand new footage forward of the film’s extremely anticipated premiere on the Cannes Movie Competition. Tarantino’s ninth characteristic stars Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Margot Robbie.
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The premise of “As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood” has been saved largely beneath wraps, although Tarantino says it’s set within the late 1960s in opposition to the backdrop of the Manson household murders. DiCaprio performs washed-up TV star Rick Dalton, whereas Pitt portrays his longtime stunt double Cliff Sales space. The 2 are struggling to seek out their place as they try to navigate the ultimate days of Hollywood’s golden age.
“It’s official, outdated buddy,” Rick admits to Cliff after an on-set meltdown. “I’m a has-been.”
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Issues take a darker flip when the down-on-his-luck actor realizes his new neighbor on Cielo Drive is Sharon Tate (Robbie), the up-and-coming actress and spouse of director Roman Polanski. The younger star is seen shopping for a ticket to “The Wrecking Crew,” her film that was launched shortly earlier than she was murdered by the hands of Manson’s followers at her dwelling in 1969.
Spahn Film Ranch, the residence of the Manson cult forward of their killing spree, additionally makes an look. At one level, Margaret Qualley’s character Kitty Kat tells Rick, “Charlie’s going to dig you.”
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The star-studded forged additionally consists of Al Pacino, Dakota Fanning, Kurt Russell, Lena Dunham and the late Luke Perry.
It’s unclear if Tarantino’s story will deviate from historical past, however the director made a plea for moviegoers to keep away from spoiling the film for different viewers.
“The forged and crew have labored so laborious to create one thing unique, and I solely ask that everybody avoids revealing something that may stop later audiences from experiencing the movie in the identical manner,” Tarantino stated.
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“As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood” hits theaters July 26, two months after its Cannes debut and 50 years after the notorious murders.