New Tempest Trailer

October 6, 2010

The Tempest is an upcoming fantasy feature based on the play of the same name by the one and only William Shakespeare. Directed by Julie Taymor and starring a colorful cast of characters, The Tempest takes place when the throne of Prospera (Helen Mirren) is seized by her brother. She is then sent off on a ship with her four-year-old daughter and they find themselves stranded on an island that lacks a legitimate society. A power struggle ensues. There’s a lot going on here, but the visuals sure are breathtaking. Hit the new trailer after the jump.

Source: Touchstone Pictures