The Discovery is set to be released at 3:00 a.m. Eastern time and midnight Pacific time on Friday, March 31, 2017 (technically, tonight). If that is too late for you to stay awake, you can watch it all at your convenience, just beware of spoilers. Click here to watch the new season once it begins on Netflix.

Now let’s get into everything you need to know about the release of The Discovery:


RELEASE DATE: March 31, 2017. The movie first premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 20, 2017.

OFFICIAL PLOT SYNOPSIS: A scientist whose proof of an afterlife caused a rash of suicides forges ahead with his research, while his disapproving son falls for a troubled woman.

CAST:
Rooney Mara as Isla
Jason Segel as Will
Jesse Plemons as Toby
Riley Keough as Lacey
Robert Redford as Thomas Harbor
Ron Canada as Cooper
Mary Steenburgen as Interviewer

DIRECTOR: Charlie McDowell

WRITERS: Justin Lader and McDowell


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