Watch Robert Redford in the new trailer for 'The Old Man and the Gun'

Following a teaser earlier this monthFox Searchlight Pictures has released a second trailer for the upcoming “The Old Man and the Gun,” which will mark the final performance from Academy Award winner Robert Redford. Check it out in the player above.

“The Old Man and the Gun” is based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Redford), from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt (Casey Affleck), who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman (Sissy Spacek), who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.

“The Old Man and the Gun” is written and directed by David Lowery, based on an article by David Grann. Lowery, whose other credits include “Ain’t Them Bodies Saints” and “A Ghost Story,” previously worked with Redford on the Walt Disney Pictures fantasy reimagining “Pete’s Dragon”.

Produced by James D. Stern, Dawn Ostroff, Jeremy Steckler, Anthony Mastromauro, Bill Holderman, Toby Halbrooks, James M. Johnston and Redford himself, “The Old Man and the Gun” is executive produced by Patrick Newall, Lucas Smith, Julie Goldstein, Tim Headington, Karl Spoerri and Marc Schmidheiny. The filmmaking team includes director of photography Joe Anderson, production designer Scott Kuzio, film editor Lisa Zeno Churgin, ACE, costume designer Annell Brodeur with music by Daniel Hart.

Look for “The Old Man and the Gun” in theaters beginning September 28, 2018.

Silas Lesnick is the Senior Editor of Moviebill. He has been covering entertainment news out of Los Angeles for more than a decade. You can reach him via e-mail or on Twitter.


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