Beast Movie (2022) Cast & Crew, Release Date, Story, Review, Poster, Trailer, Budget, Collection

Beast (American)

August 19, 2022
1hr 33min
Status: released

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Beast Movie Details:

Country United States
Language English
Release date August 19, 2022 (United States)
Running time1hr 33min
StarringIdris Elba
Iyana Halley
Leah Sava Jeffries
Sharlto Copley
Directed by Baltasar Kormákur
ScreenplayRyan Engle
Story by Jaime Primak Sullivan
Cinematography Philippe Rousselot
Produced byJames Lopez
Will Packer
Jaime Primak Sullivan
Edited byJay Rabinowitz
Music by Steven Price
Production CompaniesWill Packer Productions
RVK Studios
DistributorsUniversal Pictures

Beast Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Idris Elba as Dr. Nate Samuels, a widowed father
  • Iyana Halley as Meredith Samuels, the elder daughter of Nate, who is rebellious and argumentative
  • Leah Sava Jeffries as Norah Samuels, the younger daughter of Nate, who is more sensitive
  • Sharlto Copley as Martin Battles, a wildlife biologist who is Nate’s old friend.
  • Naledi Mogadime as Amahle, Dr Nate Samuel’s beautiful wife who passed on from cancer.


A recently widowed husband returns to South Africa, where he first met his wife, on a long-planned trip with his two young daughters to a game reserve managed by an old family friend and fellow wildlife biologist. Soon a ferocious, man-hunting, wild lion begins attacking them and killing anyone in its path.

Beast Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Budget$36 million
Worldwide Collection$59.1 million

About Beast Movie:

Beast is an American adventure survival thriller movie directed by Baltasar Kormákur from a screenplay by Ryan Engle. Produced by James Lopez, Will Packer, and Jaime Primak Sullivan, it stars Idris Elba, Sharlto Copley, Iyana Halley, and Leah Sava Jeffries.

Beast is based on a story by Jaime Primak Sullivan. It was released in the United States on August 19, 2022, by Universal Pictures. The film received generally mixed reviews from critics.