TriStar Pictures has released the first trailer for the upcoming thriller The Call (previously titled The Hive). Directed by Brad Anderson (The Machinist), the film stars Halle Berry as a 911 operator who, after taking a life-altering call from a teenager (Abigail Breslin) that’s been kidnapped, realizes that she must confront a killer from her past in order to save the girl’s life. Though the premise is fairly straightforward, the trailer is actually pretty interesting and makes The Call look like it could be a neat little thriller.
Hit the jump to watch the trailer. The film also stars Morris Chestnut, Michael Eklund, and Michael Imperioli. The Call opens on March 15th.
Here’s the official synopsis for The Call:
When veteran 911 operator, Jordan (Halle Berry), takes a life-altering call from a teenage girl (Abigail Breslin) who has just been abducted, she realizes that she must confront a killer from her past in order to save the girl’s life.