Don’t Look Up
The film — which, according to the title cards, is “Based On Real Events That Haven’t Happened Yet” — follows two low-level astronomers, Dr. Randall Mindy (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Kate Dibiasky (Jennifer Lawrence), who discover a massive comet headed directly toward Earth, coming to 1998’s Armageddon* us all
Overall, the movie looks positively bonkers and absurdly fun — which should come as no surprise, as it was written and directed by Adam McKay, the gentleman behind such ’00s classics as Anchorman, The Other Guys, and The Big Short.
LET’S TALK ABOUT THIS CAST!
Besides the obvious massive stars that are Leo and J. Law, we also have Jonah Hill:
Cate Blanchett AND Tyler Perry:
And, of course, MERYL. FREAKIN’. STREEP* as the president of the United States:
So, uh, yeah. Just give these casting directors all of the awards now and save us a lot of time. But we’ll just have to see for ourselves what other awards this beast of a movie is worthy of when it finally hits Netflix on Dec. 24!