This crime thriller revolves around seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meeting at a run-down hotel ‘El Royale’ in 1960s California.
As the hotel guests get to know one another, they slowly discover they all have deadly secrets worth protecting at all costs amidst a sinister history of the hotel they are staying in.
On a fateful night, they all get one last shot at redemption before everything goes wrong, prompting a situation that will have them fighting for their lives.
Celebrating the 1960s era, the film builds a momentum that has one anticipating what next in a serene setting.
Directed by Drew Goddard (Cabin in the Woods), the film casts Chris Hemsworth (Avengers Infinity War, Thor: Ragnarok), Jon Hamm (Tag, Baby Driver), Jeff Bridges (Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Hell or High Water), Cynthia Erivo (Widows), Cailee Spaeny (Pacific Rim Uprising) and Dakota Johnson (Fifty Shades Freed).
Bad Times at the El Royale premieres this Friday at Century Cinemax, Acacia mall.