The Darkest Minds is a 2018 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, and wri...
The Darkest Minds is a 2018 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, and written by Chad Hodge, based on Alexandra Bracken's young adult novel of the same name. The film stars Amandla Stenberg, Mandy Moore, and Gwendoline Christie, and follows a group of teenagers who are on the run from the government after mysteriously obtaining superpowers. The film was released in the United States on August 3, 2018, by 20th Century Fox, and received negative reviews from critics.
The film stars Amandla Stenberg (The Hunger Games) as “Ruby Daly”, Mandy Moore (This Is Us) as “Cate”, Bradley Whitford (Get Out) as President Gray, Harris Dickinson (Beach Rats), as “Liam Stewart”, Patrick Gibson (The OA) as “Clancy Gray”,Skylan Brooks (Southpaw), as “Chubs”, Miya Cech (American Horror Story) as “Zu”, Lidya Jewett (Hidden Figures) as “10 Year Old Ruby” and Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones) as “Lady Jane”.
Nelson is directing from a screenplay by Chad Hodge, best known for his work as the creator, show runner and executive producer of TNT’s Good Behavior and Fox’s Wayward Pines.