Lords of Chaos Trailer & The Rise of True Norwegian Black Metal

The first trailer for Jonas Åkerlund’s latest project, Lords of Chaos, has been released, revealing the filmmaker’s take on the uprising of the Norwegian Black Metal scene. You can check out the trailer now for the horror-thriller film in the video below!

In Lords of Chaos, a teenager’s quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1980s results in a very violent outcome. Lords of Chaos tells the true story of True Norwegian Black Metal and its most notorious practitioners — a group of young men with a flair for publicity, church-burning, and murder: MAYHEM.

RELATED: Exclusive: New Promo for Jonas Akerlund’s Lords of Chaos Debuts

The film was co-written by Dennis Magnusson (King of Devil’s Island) and Åkerlund (Polar). The project was based on the 1998 non-fiction book of the same name written by Michael Moynihan and Didrik Søderlind.

Lords of Chaos stars Rory Culkin (Castle RockSigns), Emory Cohen (BrooklynWar Machine), Sky Ferreira (American WomanBaby Driver), Jack Kilmer (The Nice Guys, The Stanford Prison Experiment), and Valter Skarsgård (Black LakeArn).

Lords of Chaos is co-produced by Vice Studios, 20th Century Fox, Scott Free Productions and Insurgent Media. The film will open in theaters on February 8, 2019, and On Demand on February 22.


Marvel and DC