If the adventures of a daredevil balloon pilot set in 1862 sounds interesting, check out the new The Aeronauts Official Trailer. In this Amazon Original, inspired by a true story, the female pilot teams up with a male scientist on an epic quest of discovery and survival.
Directed by Tom Harper, who worked on the story with screenplay writer Jack Thorne, The Aeronauts stars Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Himesh Patel, Anne Reid, and Tim McInnerny. It will premiere on Amazon Prime Video on December 6, 2019.
Watch The Aeronauts – Official Trailer from Amazon Prime Video:
In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren (Felicity Jones) teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher (Eddie Redmayne) to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.
Here is the promo poster for The Aeronauts: