‘Gangster Squad’ Trailer #2: War for the Streets of Los Angeles
Ruben Fleischer’s Gangster Squadhas had a rough road to theaters, but from the looks of things the wait may well have been worth it. The violent Noir tale tells the true story of late 1940s Los Angeles, in which vicious mobster Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) runs a criminal empire – one he looks to extended far beyond state lines via a wire-betting racket. The cops are powerless against kingpin Cohen – but when Sgt. John O’Mara (Josh Brolin) puts together a crew of vigilante cops, working “off the books,” it starts a war in the streets that brings hell to the city of angels.
Clearly from the trailer it’s obvious that this film is coming with a star-studded cast, including a scenery-chewing performance from Penn, another tough-guy role for Brolin, Ryan Gosling filling the limelight as (fearless? Reckless?) cop Jerry Wooters and ...
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