WATCH: If you like mystery, murder and intrigue this is the film for you

Toni Collette in a scene from 'Knives Out.' (Screengrab: YouTube)
Toni Collette in a scene from 'Knives Out.' (Screengrab: YouTube)

Cape Town – Rian Johnson has assembled an A-list cast for his new murder mystery, Knives Out.

The film stars Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, Don Johnson, Michael Shannon, Lakeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, and Christopher Plummer.

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan’s untimely death. 

WATCH THE TRAILER HERE:

The film releases in SA cinemas on Friday, 29 November.