Westworld teaser released

Westworld titleWestworld, HBO’s upcoming adaptation of Michael Crichton’s novel, is set to air sometime next year. A short but intriguing teaser has just been released online.

In less than a minute, this chilling teaser gives us a taste of this dark and fascinating tale of a fantasy-fulfilling theme park where trouble suddenly strikes. It’s full of powerful images from elaborate Western settings to eerily-lighted rooms. The music also helps ramp up the tension, providing an inexplicable sense of dread.

The series is loosely based on the 1973 film starring Yul Brynner and directed by Crichton. It is meant to expand the story and explore more of the characters’ backgrounds and motivations.

Westworld boasts an all-star cast including Anthony Hopkins, Thandie Newton, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Ed Harris, and Jeffrey Wright.

Watch out for Westworld on HBO in 2016.

Check out the teaser here:


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