We smell Oscar buzz!
In the upcoming drama Bridge of Spies, Tom Hanks stars as James Donovan — a lawyer who is assigned by the CIA to negotiate the release of a captured American pilot!
Inspired by true events, the period piece takes place during the Cold War is already generating some buzz for Awards season.
Let’s do the math — Academy Award winning actor? Check. Academy Award winning director? Check (some dude Steven Spielberg?) Academy Award winning writers? Ethan and Joel Coen, along with acclaimed playwright Matt Charman!
Yup, it definitely looks like a frontrunner here, folks!
Check out the trailer for Bridge of Spies (above) and go see it in theaters on October 16, 2015.