Righteous Kill – Trailer 2


  Righteous Kill – Trailer
Academy Award winners Robert De Niro (Raging Bull) and Al Pacino (Scent of a Woman) star as a pair of veteran New York City police detectives on the trail of a vigilante serial killer in the adrenaline fueled psychological thriller Righteous Kill, directed by Jon Avnet (Red Corner, Fried Green Tomatoes) and written by Russell Gewirtz (Inside Man). The cast also features hip-hop superstar Curtis Jackson (Get Rich or Die Tryin’). After 30 years as partners in the pressure cooker environment of the NYPD, highly decorated Detectives David Fisk and Thomas Cowan should be ready for retirement, but aren’t. Before they can hang up their badges, they are called in to investigate the murder of a notorious pimp, which appears to have ties to a case they solved years before. Like the original murder, the victim is a suspected criminal whose body is found accompanied by a four line poem justifying the killing. When additional crimes take place, it becomes clear the detectives are looking for a serial killer, one who targets criminals that have fallen through the cracks of the judicial system. His mission is to do what the cops can’t do on their own—take the culprits off the streets for good. The similarities between the recent killings and their earlier case raise a nagging question: Did they put the wrong man behind bars?
Directed by: Jon Avnet
Starring: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Curtis Jackson, Brian Dennehy, John Leguizamo


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  • tony Post author

    Das old-school-tough-guys-team schlechthin: Robert De Niro und Al Pacino. Zuletzt gesehen im grossartigen Film Heat (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0113277/). Also der Trailer verspricht grossartiges Kino! Geile Sprüche grossartige Schauspieler. Der Herbst kann kommen!!

    “nothing wrong with a little shooting, as long as the right people get shot!” (De Niro, aus dem Trailer)

  • Jürg

    yeah, ich glaub auch, dass das ein highlight im herbst wird!! diese jungs (naja, sind eigentlich schon fast senioren;) haben es echt drauf und verkörpern das tough-guy image schlechthin!

    Solange es in zürich noch in englisch gebracht wird…