The Devil All The Time (Netflix)

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The Devil All The Time

Release Date: September 16, 2020
Studio: Netflix
Director: Antonio Campos
MPAA Rating: Rated R for violence, bloody/disturbing images, sexual content, graphic nudity, and language
Screenwriters: Antonio Campos, Paulo Campos
Genre: Drama

Starring: Tom Holland, Chris Evans, Robert Pattinson, Mia Wasikowska, Haley Bennett, Jason Clarke, Riley Keough

Plot Summary: "The Devil All the Time" film is based on Donald Ray Pollock’s 2011 novel of the same name. The novel’s plot is set in a place called Knockemstiff, Ohio, a forgotten backwoods of this country. The story follows Willard Russell who turns to prayers and animal sacrifices out of his desperation to save his wife who is succumbing to cancer. Meanwhile, his son Arvin is growing up from a bullied school kid into a man who knows when to take action. The cast of characters includes a serial killer couple, a faith-testing preacher and a corrupt local sheriff in a story told across decades. Holland would be playing Arvin while Evan would take role of the sheriff.