‘A Quiet Place: Day One’s’ Big Game TV Spot Teases Hellish Horrors

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February 9, 2024

Written by Kelli Marchman McNeely

Kelli Marchman McNeely is the owner of HorrorFuel.com. She is an Executive Producer of "13 Slays Till Christmas" which is out on Digital and DVD and now streaming on Tubi. She has several other films in the works. Kelli is an animal lover and a true horror addict since the age of 9 when she saw Friday the 13th. Email: horrorfuelinfo@gmail.com

The chilling silence is shattered in the new Big Game Spot for A Quiet Place: Day One. The highly anticipated prequel to the critically acclaimed Quiet Place franchise is headed your way this summer. The explosive video throws viewers headfirst into the deafening chaos of the alien invasion’s first moments, promising a terrifying and action-packed journey.

From Whispers to Urban Screams:

The spot opens with a glimpse of the first moments of the invasion in New York City. Smoke hangs heavy in the air as Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o (Us, Black Panther) struggles to find safety in the chaos as monstrous aliens destroy the city around her.

Chaos Reigns Supreme:

Skyscrapers tremble under the creatures’ attack, and crowds erupt in panic. The heart of the city becomes a terrifying playground for the blind invaders. The trailer that was released two days ago masterfully conveys the sheer scale of the devastation, showcasing crumbling infrastructure, desperate chases, and the raw fear etched on the faces of the unsuspecting citizens.

The Characters:

Lupita Nyong’o takes center stage as the film’s protagonist, Sam. While her character’s background and connection to the Abbotts remain mysterious, her determined expression and fierce survival instincts hint at a captivating journey ahead.

Joining Nyong’o is a talented ensemble cast featuring “Stranger Things” star Joseph Quinn, Hereditary actor Alex Wolff, and more. The return of Djimon Hounsou as the enigmatic Man on the Island tethers Day One to the established universe, leaving fans eager to discover how these characters navigate the unforgiving urban landscape. Michael Sarnoski (Pig) directs the film, co-written with franchise creator John Krasinski, who introduced us to the silence-based terror in the original 2018 film.

Questions Linger:

The TV spot and the trailer offer a glimpse into the film’s world and tone, but many questions remain unanswered. How will Sam and the other survivors navigate the city’s chaos? What role will the Man on the Island play? Are there deeper connections to the Abbotts? And if so, how do they unfold?

Horrors Await:

A Quiet Place: Day One promises a thrilling expansion of the franchise. While offering a fresh perspective on the alien invasion, it stays true to the series’ core themes of family, survival, and the power of silence. Revealing how it all began. This explosive film opens in theaters on June 28th.

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