'Child of God,' based on the Cormac McCarthy novel, gets a new trailer(Read article summary)
'Child of God' is directed by actor James Franco.
The novel â€śChild of Godâ€ť was released in 1993 and centers on former prisoner Lester Ballard, who was falsely imprisoned for rape and now, after being released from prison, wanders an isolated area of Tennessee. In the movie version, actor Scott Haze of â€śAs I Lay Dyingâ€ť (also directed by Franco) portrays Lester, while â€śKlondikeâ€ť actor Tim Blake Nelson plays the local sheriff. Franco is also appearing in the film.
Multiple McCarthy novels have been adapted for the screen, including Best Picture winner â€śNo Country for Old Men,â€ť â€śThe Road,â€ť and others.
â€śChild of Godâ€ť is still seeking an American distributor.Â
Check out the trailer for â€śChild of Godâ€ť below.