The first trailer for Oliver Stone‘s Snowden is here, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as the former NSA contractor. From Open Road Films and based on true events, Snowden tells the untold personal story of the polarizing figure who exposed shocking illegal surveillance activities by the NSA and became one of the most wanted men in the world, considered a hero by some, and a traitor by others. Have a look at the first full trailer below:
Snowden also features Shailene Woodley as Snowden’s girlfriend, and Zachary Quinto as the journalist Glenn Greenwald. (The trailer also shows Nicolas Cage as an unidentified Shouty Government Man.) The film releases September 16th!