Female director Alice Waddington released a new film titled Paradise Hills. This fantasy genre film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 26, 2019. Shortly after, Samuel Goldwyn Films acquired the distribution rights for the film, which is planned to be released en masse on November 1, 2019.
This film is the debut film snag director Alice Waddington. So far, the film Paradise Hills has received a variety of reviews, but some of them praised the costumes of the players, feminism approach and production design for this film. But some others criticize the screenplay script, starring Emma Roberts and Milla Jovovich.
The film takes the viewer to a desert island, where Uma (Emma Roberts) finds herself in Paradise Hills. A facility where high-class families send their daughters to become perfect versions of themselves.
This facility is run by the mysterious Duchess (Milla Jovovich) where the calibrated treatments include etiquette classes, vocal lessons, beauty treatments, gymnastics, and restricted diets, turning all physical and emotional deficiencies within two months.
Uma soon realized that hiding behind all this beauty was a scary secret. And then it all became a race against the time when Uma and her friends tried to escape from Paradise Hills before the place crushed them.