Brilliant and legendary film maker and producer, the winner of the Cannes, Saturn and Emmy awards, widely known for his films such as Black Hawk Down, Blade Runner, Prometheus, Alien and many others, Sir Ridley Scott strikes again and presents his newest catching thriller. He gathered together A-list Hollywood actors such as Penelope Cruz, Michael Fassbender, Cameron Diaz, Brad Pitt, abd Javier Bardem. This movie will impress the audience with excellent actors’ play. Scott’s movie includes intensive and provoking scenes, it shows two different battles. The action battle takes place between the main characters and the main inner battle shows off the fight of each character with themselves, with their fears and beliefs. If you want to achieve fortune, sometimes you just have to be bad.
Ridley Scott shows off the inner and dark side of the drug trafficking world. Most people cannot stay happy with what they have, the more they own, the more their want. But it is important to remember, the bigger fortune needs the bigger price. If you are ready walk over the heads, be ready to lose what and who you already have. Are you ready to go that far? When it comes for money, the greed doesn’t have the limits. The main character, a very respected and rich lawyer called Counselor (Michael Fassbender) has everything he needs and is very successful in life. His pockets and bank accounts are full of money; his career is at the top level. And the most important he is in love, ready to settle down and get married. What can be better than a life in a full swing? But the greed and desire to own even more money pushes the main character to make a deal with dangerous people who control and organize the drug trafficking routes from Mexico to USA. He takes all risks and agrees to get the arrangement done. But in one moment everything turns upside down – 20 million worth of drugs are mysteriously gone and this fact puts the main character’s life in deadly danger.
The movie director stays true to himself and doesn’t make the action scenes as the centre of the movie. The storyline is based on conversations, which open up the thoughts and inner world of the characters. The conversations are saturated with many details, hidden clues and different opinions. The body language also takes a big part in this thriller. Sometimes one look shows more than one phrase. Ridley Scott really likes to surprise his audience with different plot twists, so it is hard to predict how the movie will end.
The movie is dedicated to the loving memory of Tony Scott, Ridley Scott’s younger brother and a British film director. Watch The Counsellor trailer right now and hurry up to see a full version of the movie in theatres. You can be sure that this movie won’t leave you indifferent.