Kaylie (Karen Gillan) attempts to free her convicted brother by proving the murder was committed by a supernatural phenomenon in Mike Flanagan's thriller. The film co-starring Katee Sackhoff and Brenton Thwaites is set to hit theaters on April 11.
The cast and crew of '12 Years a Slave,' Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto and the rest of the winners of the Independent Spirit Awards stopped by THR and Piaget's winners lounge to discuss their movies, where they are going to keep their awards and post-Oscar plans.
Many of us have experienced the excitement and awe of watching 8,000 pound orcas, or “killer whales,” soar out of the water and fly through the air at sea parks, as if in perfect harmony with their trainers. Yet, in our contemporary lore this mighty black and white mammal is like a two-faced Janus—beloved as a majestic, friendly giant yet infamous for its capacity to kill viciously. Blackfish unravels the complexities of this dichotomy, employing the story of notorious performing whale Tilikum, who—unlike any orca in the wild—has taken the lives of several people while in captivity. So what exactly went wrong?