Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Teaser Trailer – Sony Pictures

Sony Pictures has released a teaser trailer for its upcoming war  comedy drama Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk. The film is base on award-winning novel by Ben Fountain. Billy Lynn play by new comer Joe Alwyn belongs to a Bravo Squad unit in the Iraq war. After an intense battle anointed as “the Battle of Al-Ansakar Canal”, he and his seven surviving comrades return to US hailed as the heroes. The government use them as part of public relationship stunt to invoke patriotism in support of the war. The Bravo Squad was invited to Dallas Cowboy’s Thanksgiving halftime show with Destiny Child. Despite Billy Lynn’s and his comrade achievement, they were not relieved of their duty and were to return to Iraq continue their tour of duty. He was disenchantment by the American perception of war heroes and their treatment. Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk is directed by two-time Academy Award Winner Ang Lee. The screenplay is by Simon Beaufoy ( The Hunger Games, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, Everest). Other cast includes Kristen Stewart, Vin Diesel, Steve Martin, Chris Tucker, Ben Platt and Garrett Hedlund. Billy Lynn’s Halftime Walk is set to hits theatres November 11th.


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