'Disconnect' Trailer: Jason Bateman Seeks Justice for Son (Video)

From left to right: Hope Davis,  Jason Bateman and Haley Ramm
From left to right: Hope Davis, Jason Bateman and Haley Ramm
 

The first trailer for Disconnect explores the dangers of living in a wired world.

There’s a lot going on in this look at the ensemble drama featuring interconnecting stories. It stars Jason Bateman as a lawyer whose teen son (Jonah Bobo) is duped into an online relationship with someone he thinks is a girl but is actually two male classmates who trick him into sending risque photos.

FILM REVIEW: Disconnect

Meanwhile, TV reporter Nina (Andrea Riseborough) connects with (and, as it seems, falls for) a teenager (Max Thieriot) whom she interviews for an expose about a porn site that uses underage teens. In another plotline, a couple (played by Alexander Skarsgard and Paula Patton are the victims of identity theft that threatens to ruin their finances.

The film from director Henry-Alex Rubin had its premiere at the Venice Film Festival last September and is slated for an April 12 release.

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