Sony Pictures has released a new trailer for David O. Russell’s follow-up to his incredible successful Silver Linings Playbook and The Fighter. Get ready for the ultimate American Hustle, featuring six great actors turning in some really unique performances. While we didn’t really need much convincing, our interest in this film doubles with the release of this new trailer.
The film stars Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner and Robert De Niro. The story follows Irving Rosenfeld (Bale), a con-man from the Bronx who gets entangled with FBI agent Richie DiMaso, played by Cooper. Russell’s tell-tale wit and sharp focus on reality will bring a fresh take on this fictional story about Abscam. Rosenfeld and his lover / assistant, Sydney (Adams), fight their way through encounters with the Mafia and New Jersey power brokers.
American Hustle will receive a limited release starting December 13th and then goes wide on December 25th. Check out the images and new trailer below.
Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, and Amy Adams star in director David O. Russell’s fictional period crime drama about a reckless FBI agent who recruits a con man and his alluring British partner into a scheme to gain the upper hand over other talented swindlers. Smooth-talking Irving Rosenfeld (Bale) is a hustler of the highest order. No mark is off limits for Rosenfeld, especially when his crafty partner Sydney Prosser (Adams) is by his side. When renegade FBI agent Richie DiMaso (Cooper) thrusts the deceptive duo into the treacherous world of New Jersey power players and underworld heavies, the thrill of the grift grows too strong to resist. Meanwhile, New Jersey politician Carmine Polito (Jeremy Renner) gets caught in the middle, and Rosenfeld’s capricious wife Rosalyn (Jennifer Lawrence) holds more power than anyone could imagine. Louis C.K. and Jack Huston costar.
Source: The Film Stage