WATCH: ‘Beasts of No Nation’ Trailer

Netflix is gearing up for the release of its first original film, Beasts of No Nation, and the latest trailer is cringe-worthy.

Starring Abraham Attah and Idris Elba, the drama follows a boy named Agu who is recruited to battle in a civil a war.

Attah plays Agu, and Elba portrays the commandant responsible for training him and the other child troopers.

In the 2-minute clip, a violent combat is in full swing. Guns, machetes, and bombs fill the battlefields as soldiers fight for their lives.

Peep the teaser below, and watch the movie when it hits theaters Oct. 16.