Writers Justin Stanley and Marc Frydman adapted “Black Butterfly” from the French TV movie “Papillon Noir features two veteran actors in Antonio Banderas and Jonathan Rhys Meyers. Check out the trailer below and catch the film on May 9 when it opens in cinemas.
Outside a mountain town grappling with a series of abductions and murders, Paul (Antonio Banderas), a reclusive writer, struggles to start what he hopes will be a career-saving screenplay. After a tense encounter at a diner with a drifter named Jack (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), Paul offers Jack a place to stay-and soon the edgy, demanding Jack muscles his way into Paul’s work and the two men begin a jagged game of one-upmanship that will bring at least one tale to an end.
Antonio Banderas took home two Best Actor trophies for the role winning it at Ischia Global Film & Music Festival and Madrin International Film Festival which Jonathan Rhys Myers was also nominated for Best Supporting Actor role.
He will also star in two more upcoming films “Beyond The Edge” and “The Music of Silence” which will be released soon in PH cinemas.
“Black Butterfly” opens May 9 in cinemas from CrystalSky Multimedia.