“Chronicle” is a science-fiction film released in 2012, directed by Josh Trank. The movie features a relatively unknown cast, including Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, and Michael B. Jordan.
The story follows three high school students, Andrew, Matt, and Steve, who develop telekinetic powers after they discover a mysterious object in a cave. As they learn to control their powers, they begin to use them for their own personal gain, but soon discover that their abilities have dangerous consequences.
As they struggle to control their powers and cope with their new-found abilities, the three friends’ relationships become strained and they start to lose control of their powers. The film is presented in a found-footage style, using cameras that the characters use to document their experiences.
“Chronicle” received generally positive reviews for its unique take on the superhero genre and its exploration of the consequences of power. The film was praised for its strong performances and innovative use of special effects.
Duration: 84 min.