Warner Bros. has released the trailer for Guy Ritchie’s upcoming adaptation of the classic 1960s spy series The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Starring Henry Cavill as Napoleon Solo, Armie Hammer as Illya Kuryakin, Gaby Teller as Alicia Vikander, Hugh Grant as Waverly, Elizabeth Debicki as Victoria Vinciguerra, and Jared Harris as Sanders, the film is set to hit theaters on August 15th.
The official synopsis for the film reads, “Set against the backdrop of the early 1960s, at the height of the Cold War, The Man From U.N.C.L.E. centers on CIA agent Solo and KGB agent Kuryakin. Forced to put aside longstanding hostilities, the two team up on a joint mission to stop a mysterious international criminal organization, which is bent on destabilizing the fragile balance of power through the proliferation of nuclear weapons and technology. The duo’s only lead is the daughter of a vanished German scientist, who is the key to infiltrating the criminal organization, and they must race against time to find him and prevent a worldwide catastrophe.”
Watch the trailer below, along with a newly released poster for the film.