Based on The Hollywood Reporter, Ike Barinholtz is ready to make his directorial debut with The Oath, a “satirical thriller” that he additionally wrote and can star in. The film apparently has a “well timed script,” and The Hollywood Reporter says it’s set in a “politically divided America” the place all residents are required to “to take an oath of loyalty”—which positively sounds acquainted. Very similar to The Purge, although, it’s not really about this loyalty oath or the bigger world by which a factor like that occurs, it’s a few man making an attempt to make it by means of Thanksgiving dinner along with his household amidst all of this horrifying political stress.
The Oath is being produced by QC Leisure, which was one of many first manufacturing corporations to again Jordan Peele’s Get Out. It’s additionally backing Inexperienced River Killer, which can be Michael Sheen’s directorial debut, so the studio is clearly invested in serving to some recognizable actors attempt their hand at making a function movie.