Romantic Thriller Rebecca Release Date is Confirmed by Netflix? Lily James’ Acting is Enough?

Rebecca is an upcoming British romantic thriller film that is directed by Ben Wheatley from a screenplay by Jane Goldman, Joe Shrapnel, and Anna Waterhouse. It is based on the 1938 novel that is based on the same name by Daphne du Maurier. In this movie, we shall see Lily James playing the role of the second Mrs. de Winter. It will be quite intriguing to watch since the film will dive into a thrilling plot right after a romantic one.

Rebecca 2020 Release Date

Rebecca is a British romantic thriller that will be released on the 21st of October 2020 on the OTT platform Netflix. From the images that have been published on the internet, the story looks quite intimidating, and the scenes we can see Lily James in her pure magic. Since Ben Wheatley is directing this movie, the director has to work quite hard to live up to Alfred Hitchcock’s 1940 film, which won Best Picture and starred Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, and Judith Anderson.

Rebecca Cast

Lily James as Mrs. de Winter

Armie Hammer as Maxim de Winter

Kristin Scott Thomas as Mrs. Danvers

Tom Goodman-Hill as Frank Crawley

Keeley Hawes as Beatrice Lacy

Sam Riley as Jack Favell

Ann Dowd as Mrs. Van Hopper

Ben Crompton

Mark Lewis Jones as Inspector Welch

Jane Lapotaire as The Grandmother

Ashleigh Reynolds as Robert

Rebecca Plot

Netflix summarizes the plot for the movie saying, “Rebecca tells the story of a newly-married young woman who, on arriving at her husband’s imposing family estate on a bleak English coast, finds herself battling the shadow of his dead first wife, the mysterious Rebecca, whose legacy continues to haunt the house.” which means that this movie will dive deep into the horror plot.

It will be interesting to watch a movie that begins with a romantic plot about a newly married couple moving into a new shining house and that taking a complete 360 degrees turn. And this turns takes the audience into a horror plot. People who enjoy watching a haunted plot and stories that send a chill down your spine, then Rebecca is the movie for you, and it is incredibly gripping, intriguing, and full of thrill. All the right combinations in one, so don’t forget to watch it when it releases on Netflix.


Rebecca is a romantic-thriller film that will be released on the OTT platform Netflix. It will be released on the 21st of October 2020, and the audience is in for a thrilling horror plot. This one is a must-watch since the original movie has won several awards from the critics and so the expectations from Rebecca remake are reaching the sky. For more interesting updates like these, stay connected to world wire.


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