Personally, I’m a pretty big fan of David O. Russell’s films, especially The Fighter, Three Kings, and Silver Linings Playbook. His latest effort, American Hustle, is a film I’m pretty stoked about and you should be too.
Below, courtesy of Moviefone, you can check out five character banners, which include Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence, and Jeremy Renner:
A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock the States, American Hustle tells the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale), who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser (Amy Adams) is forced to work for a wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso (Bradley Cooper). DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that’s as dangerous as it is enchanting. Jeremy Renner is Carmine Polito, the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the con-artists and Feds. Irving’s unpredictable wife Rosalyn (Jennifer Lawrence) could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down. Like David O. Russell’s previous films, “American Hustle” defies genre, hinging on raw emotion, and life and death stakes.
And if you haven’t seen the most recent trailer, check it out below:
American Hustle opens nationwide December 25th.