First Trailer For Spielberg’s ‘Bridge Of Spies’ Starring Tom Hanks, Written By Coen Brothers

Here’s your first glimpse of Steven Spielberg’s Cold War thriller Bridge Of Spies. Tom Hanks stars as Brooklyn insurance lawyer James Donovan, who has been enlisted by the CIA to defend captured Russian U-2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers. The story is based on the real-life experiences of the Donovan, who must try to help broker a deal so that the United States can get back an American fighter pilot captured by the Soviet Union.

Spielberg and Tom Hanks are reunited, having worked together numerous times in the past including, Saving Private Ryan, Catch Me If You Can, The Terminal and the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers.

The movie also features an all-star writing team, the Coen brothers worked on the script. The film co-stars three-time Tony Award winner Mark Rylance, Scott Shepherd, Academy Award nominee Amy Ryan, Sebastian Koch and the legendary Alan Alda.

Bridge of Spies opens Oct. 16.