Many of you have been salivating to catch a good look at Brad Pitt’s reunion with director Andrew Dominik in KILLING THEM SOFTLY (formerly known as COGAN’S TRADE). And now we’ve got that extended look! The Weinstein Company has finally released a trailer for the highly anticipated film.
Here’s the official synopsis:
Three dumb guys who think they’re smart rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse. Brad Pitt plays the enforcer hired to track them down and restore order. KILLING THEM SOFTLY also features Richard Jenkins (THE VISITOR), James Gandolfini (“The Sopranos”), Ray Liotta (NARC), Scoot McNairy (MONSTERS), Ben Mendelsohn (ANIMAL KINGDOM), and Vincent Curatola (“The Sopranos”). Max Casella, Trevor Long, Slaine and Sam Shepard also make appearances. KILLING THEM SOFTLY is written for the screen and directed by Andrew Dominik (The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford), and is based on the George V. Higgins novel, “Cogan’s Trade.”
Check out the trailer below and share your thoughts. KILLING THEM SOFTLY opens on October 19. We think you should mark this down on your calendars.