A24’s official trailer for Uncut Gems spotlights Adam Sandler in a rare break from comedy movies. Sandler stars as a high-roller in the latest film from critically acclaimed writer/directors Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie (Good Time).
A24 also released a new poster for Uncut Gems which will be opening in theaters this December.
In addition to Adam Sandler, the cast includes Lakeith Stanfield, Julia Fox, Kevin Garnett, Idina Menzel, Eric Bogosian, and Judd Hirsch. Ronald Bronstein co-wrote the screenplay and Sebastian Bear-McClard, Oscar Boyson, Eli Bush, and Scott Rudin produced. Anthony Katagas, David Koplan, Martin Scorsese, and Emma Tillinger Koskoff executive produced.
The Plot, Courtesy of A24:
From acclaimed filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie comes an electrifying crime thriller about Howard Ratner (Sandler), a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score. When he makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime, Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides, in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.