Hipster beards seem to be in thing for a lot of blokes these days however for Ewan McGregor beards are like another part of his characters and in Son Of The Gun we can join him on the lam, watch official UK trailer.
2015 will see the Scottish actor appear in 2 films with gun in the title from Jane Got A Gun to this one Son Of A Gun starring alongside Brenton Thwaites. Set in Australia McGregor plays notorious career criminal Brendan Lynch who takes young JR (Thwaites) under his wing who is learning harsh realities of prison life. That protection comes with a price with a helping hand in a gold heist.
Son Of A Gun is the debut feature for Julius Avery and the movie has already played in UK, at the BFI London Film Festival to positive reviews. Illness prevented us catching an early press preview a few weeks back but depsite this trailer revealing virtually the whole film in 2 minutes we’re still very keen to see this, we do love our heist movies!
Son Of A Gun will arrive in UK cinemas 30th January 2015, co starring Alicia Vikander, Matt Nable and Tom Budge.
Locked up for a minor crime, 19 year old JR (Brenton Thwaites) quickly learns the harsh realities of prison life. Protection, if you can get it, is paramount. JR soon finds himself under the watchful eye of Australia’s most notorious criminal, Brendan Lynch (Ewan McGregor). But protection comes at a price; Lynch and his crew have plans for their young protégée. Upon release, JR must help secure Lynch’s freedom, staging a daring prison break and joining his crew as they plan a gold heist that promises to deliver millions. However, as things start to go wrong, a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues. JR finds himself unsure of whom he can trust and on a collision course with his former mentor.