If you’re Sunday nights aren’t quite the same since the BBC’s marvellous adaptation of John le Carré’s The Night Manager came to an end, the you won’t want to miss Our Kind of Traitor.
Based on Le Carré’s bestselling novel, Our Kind of Traitor is another taut espionage thriller from the spymaster. To celebrate the forthcoming release a brand new clip from the movie is now available for your viewing pleasure.
Directed by Susanna White (Boardwalk Empire, Generation Kill) and starring Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgård, Damian Lewis and Naomie Harris, Our Kind of Traitor is released in UK cinemas on May 13.
While on holiday in Marrakech, an ordinary English couple, Perry (Ewan McGregor – THE IMPOSSIBLE, THE GHOST) and Gail (Naomie Harris – SPECTRE, SOUTHPAW), befriend a flamboyant and charismatic Russian, Dima (Stellan Skarsgård – AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO), who unbeknownst to them is a kingpin money launderer for the Russian mafia.
When Dima asks for their help to deliver classified information to the British Secret Services, Perry and Gail get caught in a dangerous world of international espionage and dirty politics. The couple is propelled on a perilous journey through Paris and Bern, a safe house in the French Alps, to the murky corners of the City of London and an alliance with the British Government via a ruthless and determined MI6 agent (Damian Lewis – HOMELAND).
From the writer of DRIVE (Hossein Amini) adapting the hit John le Carré novel – the mind behind TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY, and directed by acclaimed Susanna White – this taut thriller twists and turns its way around the world with dramatic consequences.