Focus Features has debuted a new trailer for Paul Schrader’s ‘The Card Counter’ featuring Oscar Isaac and Tiffany Haddish.
The movie is a revenge thriller that tells the story of an ex-military interrogator turned gambler haunted by the ghosts of his past decisions.
Isaac plays William Tell, a haunted ex-military interrogator whose spartan existence on the casino trail is shattered when he is approached by Cirk, a vulnerable and angry young man seeking help to execute his plan for revenge on a military colonel.
Along with a mysterious financier, the trio set their sights on winning the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. However, things get difficult when Tell realizes that trying to keep Cirk on the right path proves to be an impossible task as he gets dragged back into the darkness of his past.
Written and directed by Schrader, the film also stars Tye Sheridan and William Dafoe. Martin Scorsese serves as executive producer.
The film hits US cinemas on September 10th.