Jeff VanderMeer

Natalie Portman Descends Into ‘Area X’ Hell in New Annihilation Trailer

Natalie Portman wants a piece of whatever causes her husband to disappear in a mysterious environmental disaster zone known as “Area X” in a new trailer for the upcoming sci-fi movie “Annihilation.” The science fiction thriller film is directed and written by Alex Garland based on Jeff VanderMeer’s best-selling book by the same name. Portman’s character, Lena is joined by Jennifer Jason Leigh a Psychologist, Gina Rodriguez as Anya Thorensen, an anthropologist, Tessa Thompson, a surveyor, and Oscar Isaac as Lena’s biologist husband....