|Directed by||:||Julius Avery||Produced by||:||J. J. Abrams, Lindsey Weber||Screenplay by||:||Billy Ray||Starring||:||Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Jacob Anderson, Dominic Applewhite, Pilou Asbæk Iain, De Caestecker, John Magaro, Mathilde Ollivier||Cinematography||:||Laurie Rose||Production company||:||Paramount Pictures|
Overlord is a 2018 American war horror film directed by Julius Avery and written by Billy Ray and Mark L. Smith. The film stars Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Jacob Anderson, Dominic Applewhite, Pilou Asbæk, Iain De Caestecker, John Magaro, Mathilde Ollivier and Bokeem Woodbine. J. J. Abrams serves as a producer through his Bad Robot Productions banner with Lindsey Weber. The plot follows several American soldiers who get stuck behind enemy lines after D-Day and discover secret Nazi experiments.
Overlord is scheduled to be released in the United States on November 9, 2018, by Paramount Pictures.On the eve of D-Day during World War II, American paratroopers are caught behind enemy lines after their plane crashes on a mission to destroy a German Radio Tower in a small town outside of Normandy. After reaching their target, the paratroopers come to realize that besides fighting off Nazi soldiers, they also must face off against horrifying, bloody, and violent creatures that are a result of a secret Nazi experiment.