Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill), a CIA agent, and Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer), a KGB agent, must set aside prior differences and team up to prevent a global calamity. The film is inspired by the once popular tv show of the 1960s by the same name. The Man from U.N.C.L.E is set to release on August 14, 2015 and Warner Bros. has released a second trailer for the film.
In The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Henry Cavill (“Man of Steel”) stars as Napoleon Solo opposite Armie Hammer (“The Social Network”) as Illya Kuryakin in director Guy Ritchie’s “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.,” a fresh take on the hugely popular 1960s television series.
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.
See the trailer below: