First trailer for Gerard Butler’s movie set on an uninhabited Hebridean island

The first trailer for Gerard Butler and Peter Mullan’s movie set on an uninhabited Hebridean island has been released.

Psychological thriller The Vanishing follows the mysterious disappearance of three lighthouse keepers from the island of Eilean Mor in the Outer Hebrides.

will be released in selected theatres from January 2019 by Los Angeles-based Saban Films.

The promotional material for the film explains: “On an uninhabited island 20 miles from the rugged Scottish coast, three lighthouse keepers arrive for their six-week shift.

“As they settle into their normal quiet routine, something unexpected, potentially life-changing occurs – they stumble upon gold.

“What follows is a tense battle for survival, fed by isolation, paranoia and greed, leading three honest men down a path to destruction.”

The Vanishing is the feature debut of Danish director Kristoffer Nyholm, who recently worked on the BBC and FX’s Taboo starring Tom Hardy.

The film premiered at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain in October.