Ben Wheatley’s follow up to his adaptation of J. G. Ballard’s High Rise sees him return to more familiar ground. Free Fire is an action thriller with a fine cast and a keen sense of style.
Captain Marvel-to-be Brie Larson leads the film with Armie Hammer, Cillian Murphy, Sharlto Copley, Jack Reynor, Michael Smiley, Sam Riley and Noah Taylor joining her.
The film had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival, with an appearance in London next month before a release in March next year. Before the first showing of the film last night, at the festival Midnight Madness screening, the cast took to the stage to introduce the film.
We’ll have our review up as soon as possible, but in the meantime check out the interviews we conducted with the director and cast this evening.
Stefan Pape and Dave Sztypuljak were on the carpet, here are their interviews.
This brief synopsis is all we have to go on – but then, it’s Ben Wheatley so we’re expecting very big things.
A broker, Irishmen, and a gang are thrust into survival when shots are fired during a transaction of guns, forcing them to band together to survive.