Pharos-Tribune

August 29, 2012

Movie preview: “Lawless”


Rated: R for strong bloody violence, some sexuality/nudity and language

Running time: 1 hr 56 min

Starring: Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Guy Pearce, Jessica Chastain

Plot: At the height of Prohibition, three rebellious, bootlegging brothers find the elusive American Dream within their reach, and fight to maintain their grip as powerful urban gangsters reap the rewards of their hard work in this sprawling Great Depression-era crime drama from director John Hillcoat (”The Road,” “The Proposition”).