Ryan Gosling, Josh Brolin, Emma Stone and more in period crime flick.
The first trailer for Ruben Fleisher's Gangster Squad is online, and can be caught in HD over at Apple. Starring Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, the film also features Nick Nolte, Robert Patrick, Michael Peña, Giovanni Ribisi and Anthony Mackie.
That is one heck of a cast, and if the trailer below is anything to go by, we can't wait to see the full film, which is pencilled in for a November 9th release.
Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and - if he has his way - every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it all with the protection of not only his own paid goons, but also the police and the politicians who are under his control. It's enough to intimidate even the bravest, street-hardened cop...except, perhaps, for the small, secret crew of LAPD outsiders led by Sgt. John O'Mara (Josh Brolin) and Jerry Wooters (Ryan Gosling), who come together to try to tear Cohen's world apart. "Gangster Squad" is a colorful retelling of events surrounding the LAPD's efforts to take back their nascent city from one of the most dangerous mafia bosses of all time.