After “Free Guy”, Ryan Reynolds and director Shawn Levy team up again on “Adam Through Time”. In this Netflix blockbuster, the actor travels back in time and asks a younger version of himself for help to save the future from a great threat.
Adam through time: Ryan Reynolds reunites with Shawn Levy
After playing as an NPC becoming aware of his condition in Free Guy, Ryan Reynolds is reuniting with director Shawn Levy. With Adam through time, the director of Night at the Museum signs a science fiction film whose tone and emotion seem to lean more towards RealSteel.
In the first images of the Netflix blockbuster, a teenager named Adam (Walker Scobell) living alone with his mother (Jennifer Garner) witnesses a strange incident. One night, a ship crashes in the forest located close to his house. Launched in search of the driver, the young boy finds him injured and hidden in the garage of his deceased father (Mark Ruffalo).
By helping him recover, Adam discovers that this enigmatic individual knows his home and his little secrets well. It does not take long to realize that this mysterious traveler is another version of himself.
A future hit for Netflix?
This older version of Adam reveals to the teenager the purpose of his top-secret mission. The hero must go back in time in order to ask their father for help to save the future. After this forced landing in 2022, the two Adams will continue their quest together. Pursued by enemies, they can apparently count on the support of an ally played by Zoe Saldana. Catherine Keener completes the cast of Adam through time.
Beyond its intriguing trailer and its family tone, the film has several assets to find your audience. It could logically establish itself as one of the hits of the year on Netflix. The first is obviously called Ryan Reynolds, who recently appeared alongside Dwayne Johnson and Gal Gadot in Red Notice, which exploded viewing records on the platform. He also carried the bewildered 6 Underground by Michael Bay, another hit for the streaming giant.
The second asset is none other than Shawn Levy, executive producer, and director of several episodes of a modest series called Stranger Things, whose fans are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the fourth season. Finally, the feature film benefits from the presence of several scriptwriters who have worked on memorable projects.
Among them is Jonathan Tropper, creator of the series banshee. TS Nowlin is a regular in science fiction, who notably signed the scripts for the trilogy of Labyrinth. Finally, Jennifer Flackett and Mark Levin are the co-creators of the animated series. Big Mouth.
Adam through time will be available from March 11, 2022, on Netflix. Check out the trailer at the top of the article.