The first look of the Queen and Slim movie trailer has been released. The film tackles America’s issues surrounding police brutality through a story of a couple’s first date that takes a horrible turn after a police officer pulls them over.
Played by Black Panther star David Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith, the couple gets pulled over for a traffic infraction. The cop pulls out his gun causing him an argument between him and David’s. The pair then begin to fight for the gun which David’s character gets hold off and then shoots the cop.
Queen & Slim is co-written by Emmy award-winning writer, Lena Waithe, and directed by Melina Matsoukas who directed Beyoncé’s Formation music video among others.
Here’s a look at the Queen & Slim movie trailer. What do you think?
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