For those of you who have anxiously been awaiting the trailer for Jon Wright’s Irish creature feature Grabbers, can now rejoice and head on down below, as we have the official trailer and it looks set to be a riot.
Grabbers is written by Kevin Lehane and directed by Jon Wright, the film stars Richard Coyle, Ruth Bradley, Russell Tovey, Lalor Roddy, David Pearse, Bronagh Gallagher, Pascal Scott, Clelia Murphy, Jonathan Ryan, Barbara Adair, Stuart Graham, Roz McCutcheon, Louis Dempsey, Killian Coyle, Billy Clarke and Ned Dennehy.
Synopsis: “An idyllic remote Irish fishing village – replete with twinkly-eyed eccentric Waking Nedcharacters – is invaded by enormous tentacled creatures from the sea who are picking off the villagers one at a time. The inhabitants learn that the one thing the creatures don’t like is alcohol, it makes people taste horrible, so they realise that in order to stay alive, they’re going to have to get as pissed as possible.”
Grabbers hits UK cinemas this August 10th. IFC Midnight is handling the North American rights.