What occurs when a bear consumes cocaine dropped from the skies over Knoxville, Tennessee? We’re all about to search out out with the Elizabeth Banks-directed movie Cocaine Bear. The film is crammed with an all-star solid, together with Keri Russell (The Americans, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family), and Ray Liotta (Shades of Blue, Marriage Story), that may come into contact with the bear and attempt to make it out alive.
Based on the actual story from Georgia within the Eighties, the film will observe the story of a bear being excessive on cocaine and the consequences the drug has on the animal. The movie is taking some creative liberties, as the unique cocaine bear died of a drug overdose from its consumption. There is not any reported rampage, however Cocaine Bear imagines what one may’ve appeared like if the bear hadn’t handed away and had as an alternative been excessive.
The trailer makes it clear this film is not for the squeamish. After consuming what appears like a whole brick of cocaine by swallowing it complete and snuffing undisclosed quantities based mostly on open packages discovered all through the woods, the bear has unbridled power that it channels into one factor: the folks which might be unlucky sufficient to come back throughout it.
After swallowing the package deal, it appears to take a minute to kick in. It scoots round on its again earlier than turning into the hyperactive animal seen in the remainder of the trailer. It instantly goes after the three males surrounding it, with a scene exhibiting it merely collapsing on prime of one among them. Could that be when the bear is coming down from the excessive?