The Fantasy Island trailer gives you everything you ever wanted to really discover about the old TV series.
A lot of us will never forget ‘The Plane, The Plane!’ uttered enthusiastically by Hervé Villechaize in the 77′ Fantasy Island series. The show followed the events of a mysterious island hosted by Mr. Roarke, (Ricardo Montalban) where guests were given things they have always wanted. Those things would always shift in some way and end up giving something that they needed along with some sort of life lesson.
The mystery behind what exactly gave you that fantasy was never really explored…. until now.
The latest Blumhouse offering looks to dive deep into the mystery behind the fantasy and from we see here we are excited about it.
In an interesting and exciting bit of recasting we now have Michael Peña as Mr. Roarke. In the trailer, he informs the guests that they have to see the fantasy through until the end no matter what. The whole thing adds a sinister beat to a show that was already a little spooky on its own accord.
Fantasy Island is directed by Jeff Wadlow and stars Michael Peña, Maggie Q, Lucy Hale, Austin Stowell, Portia Doubleday, Jimmy O. Yang, Ryan Hansen and Michael Rooker.
In Blumhouse’s new spin on Fantasy Island, the enigmatic Mr. Roarke makes the secret dreams of his lucky guests come true at a luxurious but remote tropical resort. But when the fantasies turn into nightmares, the guests have to solve the island’s mystery in order to escape with their lives.
Fantasy Island gives you everything you ever wanted in theaters Valentines Day 2020.
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