A Most Wanted Man

(2014)

When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community, laying claim to his father's ill gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man's true identity - oppressed victim or destruction-bent extremist? Based on John le Carré's novel, A MOST WANTED MAN is a contemporary, cerebral tale of intrigue, love, rivalry, and politics that prickles with tension right through to its last heart-stopping scene.

‘A Most Wanted Man’ U.K. Trailer Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman

‘A Most Wanted Man’ U.K. Trailer Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman

Famed photographer Anton Corbijn continues his directing career with A Most Wanted Man, his follow-up to the 2010 drama The American. Philip Seymour Hoffman stars in one of his final performances, playing the chief of a Russian spy unit who is drawn into one man's quest to retrieve his deceased father's fortune. Check out the latest footage from this intriguing thriller, which hits select theaters this July.

Hamburg, Germany: 2012. A mysterious, tortured and near-dead half-Chechen, half-Russian man on the run (Grigoriy Dobrygin) arrives in the city's Islamic community desperate for help and looking to recover his late Russian father's ill-gotten fortune. Nothing about this young man seems to add up; is he a victim or a thief or, worse still, an extremist intent on destruction? Drawn into this web of intrigue are a banker (Willem Dafoe) and a young female lawyer (Rachel McAdams) who is determined to defend the defenseless. All the while, they are being watched by the brilliant, roguish chief of a covert German spy unit (Philip Seymour Hoffman), who fights to put the pieces together as the clock ticks. In an adrenaline laced and heart-rending escalation of tension and collision, it's not long before he becomes everyone's most wanted man.

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‘A Most Wanted Man’ Trailer Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman

‘A Most Wanted Man’ Trailer Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman

The late Philip Seymour Hoffman stars in one of his final performances in the upcoming thriller A Most Wanted Man, which has just released the first domestic trailer. The story is adapted from the John le Carré (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, The Constant Gardener) novel, which follows a Chechen Muslim who immigrates to Hamburg, Germany, to recover his late father's fortune. The young man gets embroiled in a war on terror, as he is being watched by the leader ( Philip Seymour Hoffman) of a German spy unit. Take a look at the latest footage from director Anton Corbijn's adaptation, co-starring Rachel McAdams, Robin Wright, Willem Dafoe and Daniel Brühl, arriving in theaters July 25.

A Most Wanted Man was released July 25th, 2014.

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‘A Most Wanted Man’ Clip with Philip Seymour Hoffman

‘A Most Wanted Man’ Clip with Philip Seymour Hoffman

Following its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday, Roadside Attractions has released the first clip from A Most Wanted Man. The story follows a half-Chechen, half-Russian who claims he is the heir to his father's illicit fortune, as German and American authorities try to figure out who he really is. This scene features Philip Seymour Hoffman as Günther Bachmann, who explains to Rachel McAdams' Annabel Richter that she has no choice but to tell him all her secrets about the mystery man he is searching for. Director Anton Corbijn's thriller, which co-stars Robin Wright, Daniel Brühl and Willem Dafoe, does not have a domestic release date set at this time, so stay tuned for that announcement. You can also CLICK HERE to check out the international trailer that debuted earlier this month. We also have four new photos featuring the cast.

When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, tortured half-to-death immigrant turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community, laying claim to his father's ill gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man's true identity - oppressed victim or destruction-bent extremist?

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‘A Most Wanted Man’ International Trailer

‘A Most Wanted Man’ International Trailer

One of the several films making its world debut at the Sundance Film Festival later this month is director Anton Corbijn's A Most Wanted Man. Today, we have the first international trailer from this John le Carré adaptation, starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Robin Wright and Daniel Brühl. The story follows a half-Chechen, half-Russian immigrant who arrives in Hamburg, Germany to claim his father's illicit fortune, which draws the attention of both German and U.S. authorities. Lionsgate is distributing the upcoming thriller, although a release date hasn't been solidified yet.

When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, tortured half-to-death immigrant turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community, laying claim to his father's ill gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man's true identity - oppressed victim or destruction-bent extremist?

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Willem Dafoe Eyes ‘A Most Wanted Man’

Willem Dafoe Eyes ‘A Most Wanted Man’

Willem Dafoe is in talks to join Anton Corbijn's thriller A Most Wanted Man. Philip Seymour Hoffman and Rachel McAdams were originally set to star, but are being replaced by the actor and Robin Wright.

The story is based on a novel by John le Carré and centers a Chechen Muslim, who migrates to Hamburg and becomes a target in the worldwide war on terror.

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Rachel McAdams Joins ‘A Most Wanted Man’

Rachel McAdams has boarded director Anton Corbijn's A Most Wanted Man. Philip Seymour Hoffman is also attached to star.

The film is an adaptation of a John le Carré novel, which is set in present-day Hamburg, Germany. The story centers on a mysterious man who is near death, and looking to retrieve his late father's fortune. Philip Seymour Hoffman is playing a German spy chief who tries to determine the mystery man's identity. Rachel McAdams will portray a woman who gets caught up in the ordeal.

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