It's ride or die for Daniel Kaluuya and newcomer Jodie Turner-Smith in the trailer for "Queen & Slim."
Kaluuya and Turner-Smith play a budding couple, whose first dates goes tragically awry after a run-in with a police officer. When he kills the cop in self-defense, the couple goes on the run. They become a viral sensation, with one person dubbing them the "black Bonnie and Clyde."
As they flee, these two unlikely fugitives will discover themselves and each other in the most dire and desperate of circumstances, and will forge a deep and powerful love.
The movie comes from the pen of Emmy-winning screenwriter Lena Waithe ("Master of None," "The Chi") and first-time feature film director Melina Matsoukas (who directed Beyonce's "Formation" music video).
"Queen and Slim" opens in theaters November 27.
Slim and Queen's first date takes an unexpected turn when a policeman pulls them over for a minor traffic violation. When the situation escalates, Slim takes the officer's gun and shoots him in self-defense. Now labeled cop killers in the media, Slim and Queen feel that they have no choice but to go on the run and evade the law. When a video of the incident goes viral, the unwitting outlaws soon become a symbol of trauma, terror, grief and pain for people all across the country. Read More