Watch: Action Heavy Peruvian Sci-Fi Film 'The 2nd Horseman' Trailer
"Farewell, Captain - it's too late for you and your kind." What have we come across here? Peruvian sci-fi action? I'm down to check this out. Our friends at Twitch featured a very action-filled trailer for a film called The 2nd Horseman, a Peruvian action movie in Spanish from first-time director Arthur Cross, which involves a crapload of well-armed militia fighting something strange. This "international" trailer features an English voiceover with some rather ominous lines about reaching the "end game" and "why man once feared the wrath of the Gods." While there is only a quick glimpse of the sci-fi side, I am curious to check this out.
Here's the first official trailer for Arthur Cross' The 2nd Horseman, first found via Twitch:
Synopsis from YouTube: Serah, a member of the Sci-Ops team, vanishes deep inside the No-Zone without a trace. A year later she returns bearing a message from a world beyond. Now a team of mercenaries must confront an army of fanatics hell bent on using Serah to usher in the End of Days. Will she become mankind's Savior, or the Harbinger of Doom? The film is directed by newcomer Arthur Cross. For more info on The 2nd Horseman feature project and its various creators, visit 2ndhorseman.com. You can also follow updates on the film and view behind-the-scenes photos on their Facebook page. How does that look?
Reader Feedback - 15 Comments
The 2nd Horseman is War.
DAVIDPD on Jun 4, 2013
Unless your counting them backwards, then its fami.....oooooooo dey done fucked up
Cody W on Jun 4, 2013
that looked good, till that thing at the end :S
Matthew Sam Russell on Jun 4, 2013
Agreed. Keep the effects practical, and make the action intense i.e. The Raid and you got a possible cult hit.
mooreworthy on Jun 5, 2013
You need to increase the standards on what you post. This is like a wannabe freddview video. Do you post freddview videos here too?
MajesticXIII on Jun 4, 2013
This probably won't do much, until it gets picked up by Holly wood and remade, a la Let the Right One In/ Let Me In.
Matthew South on Jun 4, 2013
I understand your reason to post independent works too. Of course there are plenty of hidden diamonds out there, but this is not one of them. You can find plenty of videos like this one on youtube. Being low budget is not actually a problem, being silly and amateurish is. Sure everybody wants to make short sci-fi films nowadays but that don't make them all a must-see. There is a huge gap between true creativity and vision in independent fllm-making (remember the What's in the box? - 2009's test film) and employing every person one knows so that they can make an action film with cgi blood.
MajesticXIII on Jun 5, 2013
You've obviously got a plethora of "better" content? Do share.
avconsumer2 on Jun 5, 2013
Dude, don't be hating of FreddieW. Those videos are awesome.
Mark Alters on Jun 7, 2013
Only a minute long and I couldn't make it through it. Sorry...
ff on Jun 4, 2013
looked decent until the end there, and whats with the communist russia font for the title? lol
Cody W on Jun 4, 2013
So the Second Horseman is a giant Christmas crystal star, the type that goes on top the x-mas tree, that shoots a generic alien beam?
Baron the Curse on Jun 4, 2013
The voice over was cool
CellReborn on Jun 6, 2013
With the narrator talking it seems like a game.
moss on Jun 7, 2013
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