When it comes big and dramatic, Martin Scorsese knows how to deliver something epic. Killers Of The Flower Moon looks no different an Apple TV+ have released a new Trailer teases a atmospheric crime lies await for us.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert DeNiro reunite with Scorsese in a historical crime drama based on a book of the same name by David Grann. Set in the 1920’s Native American Osage Nation (Oklahoma) who have become very wealthy due to the oil. Like any type of wealth, it attracts lots of attention which some leads to extortion and murder, and a FBI investigation.
The trailer builds a great picture of what we can expect. loyalty challenged, dark history unveiled with conflicts from every corner.
At the turn of the 20th century, oil brought a fortune to the Osage Nation, who became some of the richest people in the world overnight. The wealth of these Native Americans immediately attracted white interlopers, who manipulated, extorted, and stole as much Osage money as they could before resorting to murder. Based on a true story and told through the improbable romance of Ernest Burkhart (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Mollie Kyle (Lily Gladstone), “Killers of the Flower Moon” is an epic western crime saga, where real love crosses paths with unspeakable betrayal. Also starring Robert De Niro and Jesse Plemons, “Killers of the Flower Moon” is directed by Academy Award winner Martin Scorsese from a screenplay by Eric Roth and Martin Scorsese, based on David Grann’s best-selling book.
The rest of the cast includes Jesse Plemons, Lily Gladstone, Tantoo Cardinal, Cara Jade Myers, JaNae Collins, Jillian Dion, William Belleau, Louis Cancelmi, Tatanka Means, Michael Abbot Jr., Pat Healy, Scott Shepard, Jason Isbell, Sturgill Simpson.
Killers of The Flower Moon will get a limited UK and Irish cinema release from 20th October, before heading to Apple TV+.