A new international trailer of Child, the upcoming thriller drama movie starring Tom Hardy and Gary Oldman, has shown up online, watch it below:
Plot: “The film stars Tom Hardy as secret police agent Leo Demidov in a gripping thriller set in a Soviet Russia ruled by paranoia and fear. When he uncovers evidence of a serial killer, Leo must work against the all-powerful Soviet government – who deny the existence of any crime in their twisted idea of ‘paradise’ – to track him down before he strikes again. But how do you find a killer when crime does not exist? Testing Leo’s loyalty, the State accuses his wife, Raisa (Noomi Rapace) of being a traitor, but Leo refuses to arrest her and they are exiled from Moscow. Having lost his status and power, Leo must find redemption by working with General Mikhail Nesterov (Gary Oldman) to find the murderer and stop him once and for all, no matter what shocking truth he uncovers.”
Ready for a trip back in time in Soviet Russia? Go see the movie Child 44 then!
The film is directed by Daniel Espinosa and based on Tom Rob Smith’s best-selling novel. It will open in theaters on April 17, 2015. :)
Let’s watch the first official trailer of Child 44, the upcoming thriller drama movie directed by Daniel Espinosa and starring starring Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Noomi Rapace, Vincent Cassel, Jason Clarke, Fares Fares, Joel Kinnaman, and Paddy Considine:
Plot: “A politically-charged serial killer thriller set in 1953 Soviet Russia, CHILD 44 chronicles the crisis of conscience for secret police agent Leo Demidov (Tom Hardy), who loses status, power and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa (Noomi Rapace), as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov (Gary Oldman) to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up enforced by Leo’s psychopathic rival Vasili (Joel Kinnaman), who insists “There is no crime in Paradise.”
Am not sure the accent was necessary… but well the film still looks interesting, I guess I’ll give it a try…
What about you? What do you think of this trailer of Child 44? Share your thoughts below!
We’ve got our hands on official pictures of Child 44, the upcoming thriller drama movie directed by Daniel Espinosa that’s set in Soviet Russia:
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Plot: “The film revolves around the state security agent Leo Stepanovich Demidov (Tom Hardy), a war hero, and true believer in the communist state despite its hypocrisy and brutality in the final days of Stalin’s rule. In 1953, Leo is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders — a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership. His increasing determination to find the killer leads him to reclaim his humanity from an oppressive regime.”
The cast includes Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman and Vincent Cassel. The film is based on the novel of the same name by by British writer Tom Rob Smith.