EuropaCorp has released The Circle teaser trailer, featuring Emma Watson (upcoming Beauty and the Beast), Tom Hanks (Sully, Inferno) and John Boyega (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), in what is a contemporary thriller about the perils of life in a digital age where personal data is collected, sifted and monetized and used for surveillance, rendering privacy obsolete.
A feature adaptation of Dave Eggers’ international best-selling novel of the same name, The Circle is written and directed by James Ponsoldt (The Spectacular Now), and produced by Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman for Playtone, Anthony Bregman for Likely Story, and Ponsoldt
As she rises through the ranks of the world’s largest tech and social media company, The Circle, Mae (Watson) is encouraged by company founder Eamon Bailey (Hanks) to live her life with complete transparency. But no one is really safe when everyone is watching.
The Circle opens in theaters on April 28, 2017.