The Card Counter, director Paul Schrader’s first feature since 2017’s acclaimed First Reformed, hits theaters September 10 via Focus Features. Oscar Isaac headlines the film, which also includes supporting players Tiffany Haddish, Tye Sheridan and Willem Dafoe.
The Card Counter centers on William Tell (Oscar Isaac), a former military interrogator who leads a spartan life as a gambler. His life takes a drastic turn when he encounters a young man named Cirk (Tye Sheridan) bent on revenge. Befriending Cirk may lead Tell down a dark path that was paved by his own past decisions.
Executive produced by Martin Scorsese(Schrader penned Scorsese’s Taxi Driver), The Card Counter was also written by Schrader. Check out the trailer and tell us what you think!