Watch: Trailer for ‘Bridge of Spies’, New Movie from Steven Spielberg Starring Tom Hanks

Bridge of Spies movie trailer

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Dreamworks has premiered the first trailer for Bridge of Spies, the new thriller from Steven Spielberg, written by Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen and starring Tom Hanks. Yeah, it has a bit of star power behind it.

The film is set against the backdrop of a series of historic events, telling the story of James Donovan (Hanks), a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. Mark Rylance, Amy Ryan, Alan Alda and Billy Magnussen co-star.

Bridge of Spies will hit theaters on Oct. 16, check out the trailer below.

Bridge of Spies poster