Netflix’s The Trial of the Chicago 7′ is a new film coming from Academy Award Winner Aaron Sorkin, who wrote and directed this. It will tell the story of the protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention that turned violent with police and the National Guard. It will star Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Frank Langella, Eddie Redmayne, and more incredible actors!
You can watch the official trailer below that was uploaded with the following description,
“What was intended to be a peaceful protest at the 1968 Democratic National Convention turned into a violent clash with police and the National Guard. The organizers of the protest—including Abbie Hoffman, Jerry Rubin, Tom Hayden, and Bobby Seale—were charged with conspiracy to incite a riot, and the trial that followed was one of the most notorious in history. Written and directed by Academy Award®-Winner Aaron Sorkin starring Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Frank Langella, Eddie Redmayne, Mark Rylance, Jeremy Strong, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Michael Keaton, John Carroll Lynch, and Alex Sharp.”
Netflix’s ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ Official Trailer From Writer/Director Aaron Sorkin
Sacha Baron Cohen stars in this non-comedic film and looks like he will be stunning audiences with his performance! Several comments touched on this fact, “This looks promising. Strong cast. Great to see Sacha Baron Cohen flexing his dramatic chops.”, “always oddly refreshing seeing Cohen NOT be in a comedy” and “Expected Sacha to end it with a joke…. and he didn’t. This looks good.” were just some to comment on Cohen.
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