Richard Linklater‘s Last Flag Flying will open the New York Film Festival on September 28th. The first trailer was released on Thursday. It is a sequel to the 1973 Movie The Last Detail. Bryan Cranston plays the Jack Nicholson role of an angry sailor. He and Mueller played by Laurence Fishburne were armed escorts to Doc, played by Steve Carell. who once acted as armed escorts to Doc played by Steve Carell. They now go with him to bury his son who was killed in Iraq.
Premiering in New York sets Last Flag Flying up for a run at awards season. Especially acting for Cranston, Fishburne and Carell.
Richard Linklater’s last film Boyhood was a major Oscar player 3 years ago when it won Best Supporting Actress for Patricia Arquette and nominated for Best Picture, Director and Screenplay.
Last Flag Flying opens in theaters November 3rd.