Clint Eastwood in ‘The Mule’, Bradley Cooper in ‘A Star is Born’
Clint Eastwood, 88 anni, is back in front of the camera for the 1st time in 6 years, is full of regret and sorrow in the trailer for “The Mule.” Besides taking stock of the mistakes he has made in life, he is also transporting cocaine.
“I was a terrible father and a terrible husband,” he says in a voiceover. “Family’s the most important thing. Don’t do what I did.”
Mr. Eastwood both stars and directs himself in “The Mule,” playing Earl Stone — an 80-year-old who becomes a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. The story is based on the real life of World War II Vet Leo Sharp, who ran drugs for the Sinaloa Cartel and was arrested in Y 2011 at the age of 87.
The supporting cast includes Eastwood’s “American Sniper” star Bradley Cooper as a DEA agent, Dianne Wiest, Laurence Fishburne, and Michael Pena.
Producers include Mr. Eastwood for Malpaso Productions, along with Tim Moore, Kristina Rivera, Jessica Meier, and Dan Friedkin and Bradley Thomas of Imperative Entertainment.
The film is coming out less than a year after Warner Bros. released Mr. Eastwood’s thriller “15:17 to Paris” about the Americans who prevented a terrorist attack on a train in Y 2015.
“The Mule” hits theaters nationwide on 14 December.
Bradly Cooper’s latest film, A Star is Born from Warner Brothers, a unit of Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) opens Friday, 5 October nation wide.
The Plot: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally (Lady Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer, until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.
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