Ben Lewin’s PLEASE STAND BY Gets a Trailer

Magnolia has just released the new trailer for Ben Lewin‘s (The Sessions) upcoming dramatic comedy Please Stand By, starring Dakota Fanning as an autistic woman who goes on a cross-country road trip to deliver a 500-page Star Trek script she wrote. The film also stars Toni Collette, Alice Eve, and Patton Oswalt.

Magnolia will be releasing Please Stand By in theaters and on VOD platforms January 26th, 2018. Check out the trailer below via: EW.

A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in order to boldly go and deliver her 500-page Star Trek script to a writing competition in Hollywood. On an adventure full of laughter and tears, Wendy, played with exquisite delicacy by Dakota Fanning, follows the guiding spirit of Mr. Spock on her journey into the unknown. “It is there for us to conquer, not to fear.” Directed by Ben Lewin (The Sessions) and also starring Academy Award® Nominee Toni Collette, with a special guest-appearance by Patton Oswalt.