HBO’s adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s classic sci-fi dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451 has its first big teaser trailer. The project stars Michael B. Jordan — who’s hot off his scene-stealing performance in Marvel’s Black Panther — as a fireman whose job it is to burn books. Michael Shannon stars as his mentor and captain. The film will premiere on HBO in May.
And just because it’s awesome, here’s how Bradbury opens his 1953 novel: