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Tango0125 Jun 2020 4:37 p.m. PST

"Samuel Goldwyn Films has released a trailer for its starry period piece Waiting for the Barbarians, which marks the English-language debut of Colombian filmmaker Ciro Guerra (Embrace of the Serpent).

Oscar winner Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies) stars in this thoughtful adaptation of J.M. Coetzee‘s acclaimed 1980 novel, which finds him playing the nameless magistrate of an isolated frontier settlement on the border of an unnamed empire. The Magistrate looks forward to an easy retirement, that is, until Colonel Joll (Johnny Depp) arrives to report on the security of the border and the activities of the so-called ‘barbarians,' who are rumored to be planning an attack against the regime. As commander of the regime's army, Joll conducts a series of ruthless interrogations, which leads the Magistrate to question his loyalty to the empire…"
See Trailer here


john snelling25 Jun 2020 6:18 p.m. PST


Perris070725 Jun 2020 7:43 p.m. PST

What? You don't like Mr. Depp's spectacles?

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