Sony Pictures and MGM have posted the new domestic and international trailers for the Antoine Fuqua-directed upcoming remake of the classic western “The Magnificent Seven”. This, the third pairing of Denzel Washington and Fuqua following “Training Day” and “The Equalizer,” opens September 23rd.
in the film the town of Rose Creek under the deadly control of industrialist Bartholomew Bogue (Peter Sarsgaard), the desperate townspeople employ protection from seven outlaws, bounty hunters, gamblers and hired guns – Sam Chisolm (Denzel Washington), Josh Farraday (Chris Pratt), Goodnight Robicheaux (Ethan Hawke), Jack Horne (Vincent D’Onofrio), Billy Rocks (Byung-Hun Lee), Vasquez (Manuel Garcia-Rulfo), and Red Harvest (Martin Sensmeier). As they prepare the town for the violent showdown that they know is coming, these seven mercenaries find themselves fighting for more than money.
Haley Bennett, Matt Bomer, Billy Slaughter and Vinnie Jones also star. Nic Pizzolatto (“True Detective”) and Richard Wenk (“The Equalizer”) penned the script.