The last quarter of the year will arrive loaded with highly anticipated premieres that will play an important part in the award ceremonies at the beginning of next year. One of those releases will be the landmark mystery thriller Killers of the Flower Moon of Martin Scorsese.
The project that marks the most recent collaboration between Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprio y Robert De Niropresented its first official posters, which you can find at the end of this same note.
Meanwhile we tell you that Scorsese’s film is based on the bestseller novel of the same name written by David Grann, whose plot -inspired by true facts- is set in the 20s, and narrates how A series of murders of Native American tribesmen of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma over oil emerged as one of the newly created FBI’s first major homicide investigations.
In addition to DiCaprio and De Niro, the cast is made up of Lily Gladstone, Jesse Plemons, Brendan Fraser, Cara Jade Myers, JaNae Collins, Jillian Dion, y Tantoo Cardinal.
production is a Apple Original Films which will be distributed by Paramount Pictures in theaters globally under wide release from October 20. Posteriorly will be released on the streamer Apple TV+ worldwide.
“In the 1920s in Oklahoma, the Osage Nation were the richest people per capita in the world, after oil was discovered under their land. And then they were killed, one by one. As the body count mounted, the newly formed FBI took up the case, unraveling a chilling conspiracy and one of the most monstrous crimes in American history.
The script was written by the Oscar winner, Eric Roth (Forrest Gump, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, A Star is Born, Dune).
- Scorsese’s sixth film with DiCaprio.
- Scorsese’s tenth film with De Niro.
- First film by Scorsese, DiCaprio, De Niro together.
- The feature film will last almost 4 hours. The longest-running films in Scorsese’s filmography are: The Irishman (209 minutes), The Wolf of Wall Street (180 minutes), and Casino (178 minutes).
The project is produced by Scorsesecon And Friedkin y Bradley Thomas de Imperative Entertainment, Sikelia Productions, y Appian Way Productions, y Daniel Lupi. DiCaprio, Rick Yorn, Adam Somner, Marianne Bower, Lisa Frechette, John Atwood, Shea Kammer, and Niels Juul serve as executive producers.
Posters (via official twitter):
In theaters everywhere October 20. pic.twitter.com/WWkOU9k2dr
— Apple Original Films (@AppleFilms) August 29, 2023