Into the Badlands
Dir. David Dobkin. 2015. 44 mins. Digital Projection. With Daniel Wu, Marton Csokas, Orla Brady. It is hundreds of years into the future, and civilization has reverted to feudal societies ruled by brutal barons. In an area called the Badlands, seven rival barons control all natural resources thanks to marauding armies called Clippers. Few warriors are as loyal and ruthless as Sunny, but his loyalties are suddenly tested when he meets the young survivor of a deadly ambush, a boy named M.K. who has a bounty on his head and harbors a dark secret. They embark on an odyssey that could mean the difference between chaos and enlightenment for everyone in the Badlands. Into the Badlands is a six-part miniseries that airs on AMC starting on Sunday, November 15. This is an exclusive premiere of the series pilot.