Raising A Child With Super Powers in ‘Midnight Special’

Raising a child is tough. Add on a child with super powers that are growing that he can’t control and things get even more difficult.

That’s what happens in ‘Midnight Special’. Roy and Sarah have a child named Alton while in a cult and Alton develops powers. The government finds out and wants Alton, so Roy goes on the run with his friend Lucas to try to protect his son while trying to understand his powers.

Kirsten Dunst, Director Jeff NicholsJoel Edgerton and Michael Shannon discuss the rights and wrongs of having to give up a child in this interview:


Midnight Special comes out Friday, March 18, 2016.