By Creative Media Times
Adam Sandler makes his foray into gritty crime drama with “Uncut Gems. A24 has just released a new trailer (below).
Earlier this year, the film debuted at the Telluride Film Festival, where many critics raved about the film and Sandler’s Oscar-worthy performance. The film will next play at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Directed by Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie, who also wrote the script with Ronald Bronstein, the film also stars Kevin Garnett, Idina Menzel, Lakeith Stanfield and Julia Fox. The Safdie brothers recently directed the critically acclaimed Good Time which starred Robert Pattinson.
A24 is scheduled to release the film December 13, 2019.
Here’s the film’s official synopsis:
From acclaimed filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie comes an electrifying crime thriller about Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler), a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score. When he makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime, Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides, in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.