Over the course of the past few years we have seen a number of different big screen adaptations of hit novels being made and we have plenty more heading our way in the coming years. One of the next movies that is based on a novel, to be released is the film adaptation of The Giver, which will star the talented veteran Jeff Bridges. The new The Giver trailer has been released and it makes for interesting viewing.
For those of you who are not very familiar with The Giver, it is base don the novel and is officially described as, "In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the "real" world."
As well as starring Jeff Bridges, the impressive The Giver cast also includes the likes of Alexander Skarsgard, Cameron Monaghan, Brenton Thwaites, Meryl Streep, Katie Holmes and Taylor Swift. The Giver is directed by Phillip Noyce, based on the screenplay that was developed by Michael Mitnick from the Lois Lowry novel.
The Giver will hit the big screen on August 15 in the US, while we are still waiting for an official release date for the UK to be confirmed. With a few more months left until we can see The Giver finally hit the big screen, why not take a moment to check out Jeff Bridges and co. in the new The Giver trailer below. Also, feel free to share you thoughts with us in the comments section at the bottom of the page.