New 'Red One' behind-the-scenes pics show Chris Evans hiding out for the holidays
The movie also stars Dwayne Johnson.
While many of us are still in our holiday hangover and haven't cut down our trees and vacuumed up the remaining tinsel, it seems like next Christmas is ready. Action-packed, that's all. Today we just got a new glimpse at this year's Christmas movie frontrunners, as new behind-the-scenes photos have been released from the set of Red One, featuring one of the film's stars, Chris Evans, in Atlanta The set works hard.
Tension has been running high for the new film's plot, but the few images released from the set so far suggest that the film is doing a unique take on the holiday mythology. A few weeks ago, Dwayne Johnson shared some photos from the upcoming movie, showing JK Simmons in all his glory as Santa Claus, with Chris Evans standing next to Johnson in costume.
New behind-the-scenes photos released today show Evans working behind the scenes of the film. The first image shows Evans squatting at the bottom of what appears to be a dungeon. He sits on the floor with his arms crossed on his knees, in the middle of the scene. picture also Showcasing the filming equipment and film crew working hard to capture the moment.
New "Red One" image shows Dwayne Johnson and J.K. Simmons getting ready for the holidays
Second image shows Evans sitting in the dungeon scene again, sporting a very handsome moustache. The image is black and white, giving the image a very serious tone. A third image, also released today, shows Evans standing, with documents in hand, discussing something with the filmmakers. Evans' face is cast in shadow, and the two may be discussing their work on the film.
Not many details have been released about the plot of the upcoming film, which will be released on Amazon, however, these new images certainly give us an interesting sense of the film's darker tones. The new movie certainly marks a shift from the usually cheerful tone of Christmas movies. The film, along with 2022's Violent Night, points to an intriguing new direction for a genre that has come to be defined in recent years by its signature polish of romantic comedy and magical realism.
Red One was produced by Dwayne Johnson and Hiram Garcia, Dany Garcia, and Jack Kasdan, Melvin Marr and Chris Morgan. Jake Kasdan will also direct the upcoming film. A release date for the film has yet to be set. Expect a release in time for the 2023 holiday season, though. Check out more new images below: