Netflix has announced that Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, the sequel to 2019’s Knives Out, will have a special sneak preview event in theaters prior to its streaming release.
Lasting for one week from November 23 to 29, approximately 600 theaters across the United States and additional theaters outside of America will feature the Knives Out sequel. This gives fans the chance to see the film early on the big screen, a month ahead of its Netflix release on December 23. Tickets for the theatrical showings can be purchased on Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery‘s official website.
Director Rian Johnson tweeted about the limited event:
PEOPLE OF TWITTER! Leading up to our big Christmas release on Netflix, this Thanksgiving GLASS ONION will have a special one week only THEATRICAL SNEAK PREVIEW EVENT!! HUGE thanks to @AMCTheatres @RegalMovies @Cinemark and more. I’m very, VERY excited about this.
— Rian Johnson (@rianjohnson) October 6, 2022
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery, again written and directed by Rian Johnson, will take place in Greece and will be the second mystery for Daniel Craig’s Benoit Blanc. Production on the sequel finished in September 2021. Johnson is producing the film along with Ram Bergman via their T-Street Productions banner.
Daniel Craig will be reprising his role as Private Detective Benoit Blanc and will be joined by Kathryn Hahn, Ethan Hawke, Edward Norton, Dave Bautista, Kate Hudson, Janelle Monáe, Leslie Odom Jr, Jessica Henwick, and Madelyn Cline.