For many individuals, the idea of achieving viral fame has turn out to be the definition of success price aspiring to — if not for easy recognition, then for the model offers and endorsements that may come together with it. However within the first trailer for A24’s mind-bending new comedy Dream State of affairs from author / director Kristoffer Borgli, turning into a worldwide phenomenon in a single day is only the start of 1 man’s descent into insanity.
Dream State of affairs tells the unusual story of evolutionary biologist Paul Matthews (Nicolas Cage), an extraordinary man whose quiet lifetime of instructing apathetic school college students in regards to the behaviors of ants and different animals is upended sooner or later when he begins inexplicably showing in individuals’s desires. Like his spouse Janet (Julianne Nicholson) and his two younger daughters, Paul has no strong solutions as to why so many individuals who’ve by no means met and even seen him start encountering him of their subconsciousness whereas they sleep.
However as soon as it turns into clear that Paul’s nocturnal appearances are one thing of a worldwide phenomenon, he’s all too able to embrace the eye that comes with them, and Dream State of affairs’s trailer makes it fairly clear that he doesn’t actually perceive simply what all he’s getting himself into.
Dream State of affairs hits theaters on November tenth.