The first trailer and poster for writer-director Alexandre Moors’ Blue Caprice are now available. The story is based on the true events surrounding the infamous Beltway snipers, John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo. Told from the perspective of the killers’ twisted father-son relationship, Blue Caprice aims to explore the depths of insanity and how far someone is willing to go to earn acceptance. Isaiah Washington and Tequan Richmond star as Muhammad and Malvo respectively, and this trailer hints at the downward spiral their characters embrace on the road to their notorious killing spree.
Also starring Joey Lauren Adams and Tim Blake Nelson, Blue Caprice will open in select theaters on September 13th and will be available on demand and digital download September 17th. Hit the jump to check out the trailer and poster.
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Inspired by true events, BLUE CAPRICE investigates the notorious and horrific Beltway sniper attacks from the point of view of the two perpetrators, whose distorted father-son relationship facilitated their long and bloody journey across America. Marked by captivating performances by Isaiah Washington and Tequan Richmond, lyrical camerawork, and a unique and bold structure, BLUE CAPRICE documents the mechanisms that lead its subjects to embrace physical violence. BLUE CAPRICE paints a riveting portrait of 21st-century America and a haunting depiction of two cold-blooded killers that endures long after the lights come up.