Triple 9 opens Friday.
Posted February 22, 2016 by Daniel Hodgson in
Open Road’s Triple 9 will open in theaters this Friday. The crime thriller is about crew of corrupt cops stage a Code 999 (shooting of an officer) in order to pull off a heist.
The film stars Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Anthony Mackie. Affleck is no stranger to the crime genre, and starred in Ben Affleck’s critically acclaimed Gone Baby Gone and 2014’s Out of the Furnace. Similarly, Ejiofor starred in last year’s murder mystery Secret in their Eyes. The film also features Aaron Paul, Woody Harrelson, and Kate Winslet.
The film is directed by John Hillcoat, who helmed 2012’s Lawless as well as 2009’s The Road. The film is edited by Academy Award nominee Dylan Tichenor (Zero Dark Thirty, There Will be Blood), and the score is composed by Oscar winner Atticus Ross (The Social Network).
A wide release, Triple 9 will be playing in 2000 theaters across the country.