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The new trailer for Knives Out reminds us how delirious it is. The film is centered around a family gathering that goes awry. Christopher Plummer, Daniel Craig, and Lakeith Stanfield play detectives who arrive at the family's home to investigate a death. The investigators are soon forced to uncover twisted family secrets, including the murder of the patriarch's son. In addition to these actors, Chris Evans and Jamie Lee Curtis join the cast in their first major movie roles since Captain America in "Avengers: Endgame." And a sequel to the original?

The newest trailer for Knives Out reminds us just how delirious it is. It's worth mentioning that Rian Johnson returned to the murder mystery genre for this film. He started his career with the neo-noir "Brick" in 2005 and branched out with more ambitious studio projects such as "Looper" and "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." With this new film, he is returning to a smaller scale, yet still impressively-cast filmmaking.

With the release of the new trailer for Knives Out, Rian Johnson is returning to his roots. After making his first neo-noir "Brick," Johnson moved onto more ambitious projects like "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" and "Looper." However, after a decade away from the genre, he is now back to his roots. This time, his film boasts an impressive lineup of stars.

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