Fresh off a banner year that included Ex Machina
and Star Wars: The Force Awakens
, Oscar Isaac
returns to team up with Christian Bale
and Charlotte Le Bon
in the upcoming drama The Promise
. While a release date hasn't been given for this World War I drama, Survival Pictures has released the first trailer for The Promise
. If it does end up getting released at the end of this year, it could end up becoming a sleeper pick during awards season.
The new trailer debuted on Survival Pictures' YouTube, offering our first footage from the movie. The story is set in the year 1914, and as the Great War looms, the vast Ottoman Empire is crumbling. Constantinople (Istanbul), its once vibrant, multicultural capital is about to be consumed by chaos.
Michael Boghosian (Oscar Isaac
), arrives in the cosmopolitan hub as a medical student determined to bring modern medicine back to Siroun,