Jeremy Pope stars as a young gay man striving to be a Marine in the first trailer for A24's The Inspection, which also features Gabrielle Union.

A24 releases a new trailer for the forthcoming military film The Inspection, starring Jeremy Pope and Gabrielle Union.

Directed by Elegance Bratton and based on his personal story, The Inspection revolves around Ellis French, a young, gay Black man who, after being rejected by his mother.

The film also features a supporting cast that includes Raúl Castillo (Army of the Dead) and Bokeem Woodbine (Spider-Man: Homecoming).

Now, an official trailer for The Inspection shared by A24 puts the spotlight on Pope as French, as he battles deep-rooted prejudice in his journey as a Marine.

French learns that the grueling basic training won't be his only challenge as he tries to find support and a sense of belonging as a gay man in his newfound military community.

It's been a successful year so far for A24, following the releases of acclaimed films like their biggest box office hit Everything Everywhere All At Once and recent horror feature Bodies.

The Inspection will be looking to join the impressive list, and the emotional rollercoaster of a trailer suggests it will fit right in.