Empire Online has just published a set of exclusive photos from the upcoming Jon Avnet thriller Righteous Kill. The drama teams Al Pacino and Robert De Niro for the first time since their legendary pairing in 1995's Heat.

Take a look at these first images from their exciting new project:

We Have Your First Look at <strong><em>Righteous Kill</em></strong>!

We Have Your First Look at <strong><em>Righteous Kill</em></strong>!

We Have Your First Look at <strong><em>Righteous Kill</em></strong>!

We Have Your First Look at <strong><em>Righteous Kill</em></strong>!

The film revolves around two Veteran New York City Detectives as they hunt down a vigilante who may be one of their own comrades. Righteous Kill will rip apart theater screens in 2009.

B. Alan Orange