Trailer: Sean Penn’s “Flag Day”

Originally published on Dark Horizons by Garth Franklin

MGM has premiered the official trailer for Sean Penn’s upcoming drama “Flag Day” starring the actor and his real-life daughter Dylan.

Based on Jennifer Vogel’s memoir “Flim-Flam Man” and adapted by Jez Butterworth & John-Henry Butterworth, the true story tale follows a young woman who idolised her father growing up a dad who was also the most notorious counterfeiter in US history.

The intimate family portrait shows how she struggles to rise above the wreckage of her past while reconciling the inescapable bond between a daughter and her father.

Josh Brolin, Norbert Leo Butz, Dale Dickey, Eddie Marsan, Bailey Noble, Hopper Jack Penn, Katheryn Winnick co-star.

The film recently had its world premiere at Cannes and is currently slated to arrive in select theaters on August 20th.

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