*Netflix has released a new trailer for “Beasts of No Nation,” and Idris Elba is front and center.
The film tells the fictional story of a young West African boy who is forced to become a child soldier. Elba plays the sadistic, manipulative leader of the child soldiers.
“Beasts of No Nation,” directed by Cary Fukunaga, will arrive on Netflix and in select theaters on Oct. 16.
Watch the trailer below: