By Travis Martin
A new teaser has dropped for the upcoming war drama and apocalypse thriller “Man Down.“ The teaser introduces main character Gabriel Drummer (Shia LaBouf) a marine who was in combat with his battle buddy Devin Roberts (Jai Courtney) and is going home to his wife Natalie (Kate Mara) and their son. However, while being reviewed by Captain Peyton (Gary Oldman) about recent events, the teaser flashes to battles that happened on the battlefield and coming battles for Gabriel after he returns home.
While the teaser does not delve too much into it, the film will focus on Gabriel as he is attempting to find his son in a post-apocalyptic United States. Along with him on this journey is Devin, who may or may not be an illusion due to Gabriel’s post-traumatic stress disorder. It is on his travels that Gabriel meets Charles (Clifton Collins Jr.), a survivor who my know the whereabouts of Gabriel’s son.
The film is directed by Dito Montiel from a script by Adam Simon. MPower Pictures produced the movie, with Lionsgate distributing it. “Man Down” is set to come out on December 2, 2016.