A24 and Studio Canel have just released the first official red band trailer for their highly anticipated action thriller Free Fire! Acclaimed director Ben Wheatley's incredible looking 70's gangster film kicked off TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) late last night and the reviews so far have been impressive to say the least. The film sports a huge ensemble cast and looks and feels like one the now must see films of this year or next, depending on its as yet unannounced release date.
Check out the amazing official red band trailer below and sound off in the comments section with your thoughts on this terrific looking film. As always thanks for stopping by EastCoastMovieGuys! Stay tuned all week for more news from TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival).
Here's the official synopsis for Free Fire below:
"Massachusetts late ‘70s. Justine (Brie Larson) has brokered a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two Irishmen (Cillian Murphy, Michael Smiley) and a gang led by Vernon (Sharlto Copley) and Ord (Armie Hammer) who are selling them a stash of guns. But when shots are fired in the handover, a heart stopping game of survival ensues."
Free Fire stars Sharlto Copley, Armie Hammer, Brie Larson, Cillian Murphy, Jack Reynor, Babou Ceesay, Enzo Cilenti, Sam Riley, Michael Smiley and Noah Taylor. It premieres today at the Toronto International Film Festival and will serve as the closing film of the BFI London Film Festival next month, before opening on March 31st 2017 in the UK.
Free Fire does not yet have a US release date. We will keep you posted.