Dwayne McLaren (Liam Hemsworth) dreams about escaping small town life in Cut Bank, Montana, "the coldest spot in the nation," with his vivacious girlfriend Cassandra (Teresa Palmer). When Dwayne witnesses an awful crime, he tries to leverage a bad situation into a scheme to get rich quickly but he finds that fate and an unruly accomplice are working against him.

Thrust into the middle of a police investigation spearheaded by the local sheriff (John Malkovich), everything goes from bad to worse in this all-American thriller. Directed by Matt Shakman, this tight ensemble also stars Billy Bob Thornton, Bruce Dern, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Oliver Platt.

We have the first trailer for Cut Bank. Check it out as Dwayne and Cassandra get in over their heads as they attempt to find a better life for themsleves. Cut Bank will hit DirecTV on February 26 before coming to select theaters in April.

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