Drew Goddard earned an Academy Award nomination for writing the big-screen version of The Martian and has a number of other notable credits in the past. So that has made us very anxious to see his new film, Bad Times at the El Royale, and it’s finally here.
When it was first announced in March 2017, the premise was not revealed. Over time, we’ve learned a bit more, though part of the dynamic thriller’s appeal is the mysterious connection between seven strangers. We’ve gathered together everything we know about the movie below, including videos — no spoilers, promise!
What’s it about?
Here’s the official synopsis from 20th Century Fox: “Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe’s El Royale, a rundown hotel with a…