Daniel Radcliffe’s survival skills are tested in new Jungle trailer

The film is based on Ghinsberg’s subsequent book about the nightmarish trip. “It’s testing everybody: the crew, myself, everyone. Show Full Article But their dream trip soon turned into a wilderness nightmare from which not all of the men returned. “It’s about this guy that got lost in the jungle and survived on his own for three weeks,” Radcliffe told EW last year, during the film’s shoot in Australia. 20. Momentum Pictures is releasing Jungle in theaters, on demand, and digital HD on Oct. In the based-on-real-events survival-thriller   Jungle, Daniel Radcliffe plays Yossi Ghinsberg, an Israeli backpacker who, together with two friends, set off from the Bolivian city of La Paz on what was supposed to be the adventure of a lifetime. You can watch the film’s new trailer exclusively above. Leading the way into the uncharted Amazon was an Austrian expat named Karl Ruprechter, who had met the friends just days before and claimed to be familiar with the region. The film costars Alex Russell, Joel Jackson, and Thomas Kretschmann. I’ve a feeling we’re not in Hogwarts anymore. It’s a very intense but a very seriously fun shoot.”
Jungle   is directed by Greg McLean, whose previous credits include the two   Wolf Creek   films and this year’s James Gunn-scripted   The Belko Experiment.