Plot Against America Trailer Out Now
Imagine a world where a Presidential candidate is running on a chosen platform that promotes America first. And the candidate might have ties to anti-Semitic groups such as the Nazis? A world where the biggest and most historic election is about to happen. where this election process which could see America dive deeper into chaos and possibly war? Yeah, I know, a crazy idea. But that’s the premise of the upcoming HBO series “The Plot Against America.”
About The Plot Against America:
The new trailer shows that “The Plot Against America” is based on the famous novel by Philip Roth. It tells the story of a family being torn apart over the Presidential election. That is where Charles Lindbergh, a national hero, is running a campaign that instigates hate and could lead to a fascist regime. As America begins to show signs that Lindbergh’s radical new ideas might become the norm, a young family might fight and try to defeat this hateful ideology before it alters the country norms forever.
The limited series stars John Turturro, Winona Ryder, Zoe Kazan, Morgan Spector, and Anthony Boyle. The plot comes from co-creators David Simon and Ed Burns. They are a rock star pair. They have previously worked together on series such as “Generation Kill” and “The Wire.”
The series premieres on HBO on March 16th, 2020.
This exclusive series is based on the reputed Philip Roth novel of the same name. It imagines an alternate American history during World War II. Which is told through the eyes of a working-class Jewish family in New Jersey as they endure the political rise of Charles Lindbergh. He is an aviator-hero and xenophobic populist. Charles captures the presidency and turns the nation toward fascism.