It’s been almost five years since two-time Oscar winner Kevin Spacey («The Usual Suspects,» «American Beauty») made headlines with more than 30 allegations of sexual harassment. Since then he has been a persona non grata in Hollywood, his successful Netflix series » House Of Cards » was completed without him, and he was released from the film » All the Money in the World » by Christopher in an unprecedented rush action a few weeks before it was released in cinemas Replaced Plummer and the Netflix film » Gore » (also filmed) never got released in the first place. With » Peter Five Eight’ Kevin Spacey can now be seen in a film for the first time since 2018. Now there is the first trailer for the trashy thriller.
In these first excerpts, «Peter Five Eight» may seem like a third-rate direct-to-DVD flick, but the perverse subtext of Spacey’s commitment gives it a second level that is as disturbing as it is fascinating. In fact, the makers of the trailer seem to be aware of this: The sleazy, soft-porno-esque sounds at the beginning lead on the wrong track in terms of genre, but when Kevin Spacey suddenly appears, who in his first appearance after such a long time first of all as a stalker spied on opaque motives of a woman, then the questionable musical sound reinforcement somehow seems appropriate. But what is it all about?
This is «Peter Five Eight»
«Peter Five Eight» is about a real estate agent named Sam ( Jet Jandreau ) who lives in a small town in the mountains and seems to have her life in full control. However, she has a dark past, which is then unearthed when a mysterious stranger ( Kevin Spacey ) seeks her out. As the trailer shows, it is initially content with photographing Sam from afar and later intimidates her with threatening gestures. But in the end he starts the hunt for the young woman and shoots several people bloody over the heap…
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