Everything is not what it seems for Emma Watson as she discovers the dark side of technology in the first trailer for The Circle.
The movie, based on the 2013 Dave Eggers novel of the same name, sees the 26-year-old as protagonist Mae Holland.
Mae is thrilled when she lands a job at the hippest, most influential company around: the Circle, which is a thinly veiled version of Google.
The dark side of technology: Emma Watson stars in The Circle
The trailer features a build up of intensity – and even a shot of Mae screaming – while leader Eamon gives a speech to his adoring followers.
‘I am a believer in the perfectibility of human beings,’ he says. ‘When we are our best selves, the possibilities are endless. At the Circle, the possibilities are endless.
‘There is not a problem that we cannot solve. We can cure any disease and we can end hunger.