STX Films has released the trailer for “Snatch” and “Rocknrolla” Guy Ritchie’s return to the crime caper comedy genre with “The Gentlemen” which opens January 24th.
Matthew McConaughey plays American expat Mickey Pearson who has built a highly profitable marijuana empire in London. When word gets out that he’s looking to cash out of the business forever, it triggers plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him.
Colin Farrell, Charlie Hunnam, Hugh Grant, Henry Golding, Michelle Dockery, Jeremy Strong, Eddie Marsan, Lyne Renee, Chris Evangelou, Eugenia Kuzmina and Jason Wong co-star in the film which Ritchie helms and wrote the script with Marn Davies and Ivan Atkinson.
Ritchie most recently directed the live-action adaptation of Disney’s “Aladdin”.