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Blogging from San Sebastian September 16-24, 2022

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Chris Hemsworth will attend the closing film night with "Bad Times at the El Royale" filmmaker Drew Goddard


Chris Hemsworth will attend the closing film night of the Festival’s 66th edition, together with "Bad Times at the El Royale" filmmaker Drew Goddard

This is Goddard’s second film, following his first feature, The Cabin in the Woods



The actor Chris Hemsworth (Thor, The Avengers) will accompany filmmaker Drew Goddard in the European premiere of Bad Times at the El Royale, which will close the Official Selection of the San Sebastian Film Festival’s 66th edition.

This is Drew Goddard’s second film, following his first feature, The Cabin in the Woods (2012).

Goddard, who penned the scripts for Cloverfield (2008), World War Z (2013) and The Martian (2015) and has produced TV series including Lost and Alias, boasts a cast headed by Donostia Award winner Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth (ThorThe Avengers), Dakota Johnson (Fifty Shades of GreySuspiria), Jon Hamm (Mad MenThe Town) and Cynthia Erivo (Widows).

The score of the film, which brings seven strangers together in a rundown hotel on Lake Tahoe, is composed by Michael Giacchino (Jurassic WorldCocoUp) and its director of photography is  Seamus McGarvey (GodzillaNocturnal AnimalsDarkest Hour).

The North American film, produced by 20th Century Fox, will be distributed in Spain by Hispano Foxfilm. It will be premiered on November 16.




Bad Times at the El Royale

Drew Goddard (USA)

Cast: Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth, Jon Hamm, Dakota Johnson, Cynthia Erivo

Closing Night Film

Not in competition

Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell. Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth, Jon Hamm, Dakota Johnson and Cynthia Erivo lead an all-star cast in Bad Times at the El Royale.




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Reporting by Inés Barreda de Biurrun and Bruno Chatelin.

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