Spenser Confidential Trailer Brings Mark Wahlberg and Winston Duke to Netflix
Netflix released the first trailer for Spenser Confidential . This is the latest collaboration between director Peter Berg and actor Mark Wahlberg. The two have previously worked together on films such as Lone Survivor Patriots Day and Deepwater Horizon . This time around, Wahlberg is paired with We and Black Panther the star of Winston Duke for what appears to be both a return to the thriller and a thriller from. very modern action / thriller.
The trailer starts with Mark Wahlberg as Spenser, out of prison, but not before embarking on a massive fist fight, with the rapper Post Malone, rather surprising, Among them. Things didn't go particularly well for him in his early hours outside of confinement, as his girlfriend has moved on and he has an unexpected roommate who is restricting his style. And, as we have just discovered, there are very dangerous people after him. It then turns into a kind of comedy / thriller between friends and cops. Twisted cops. Plots. Action.
The past collaborations between Mark Wahlberg and Peter Berg have been quite serious, because they deal with real dramatic situations. Here it looks like the two are having fun. Berg directed The Rundown much earlier in his career and this seems, at least on the sound level, more in keeping with this type of film. The cast also includes Alan Arkin ( The Kominsky Method ), Iliza Shlesinger ( Instant Family ), Marc Maron ( Joker ) and Bokeem Woodbine ( Spider -Man: Homecoming ). It is based on the best-selling novel Robert B. Parker & # 39; s Wonderland by Ace Atkins. The screenplay was written by Sean O & # 39; Keefe and Brian Helgeland.
Spenser Confidential focuses on Spenser (Mark Wahlberg), a former cop who has a reputation for making trouble. He has just been released from prison and is leaving Boston for good. At least that is what he thinks, when he is roped up to help his former boxing coach and mentor, Henry (Alan Arkin), with an amateur named Hawk (Winston Duke) who has a lot of potential. Hawk is a rash and thoughtless MMA fighter who is certain that he will be a tougher opponent than Spenser. Things get complicated when two of Spenser's former colleagues are murdered, which leads him to team up with Hawk and his ex-girlfriend Cissy (Iliza Shlesinger) to help bring the perpetrators to justice.