Filmmaker Richard Linklater has long wanted to adapt the 2005 novel Last Flag Flying by Darryl Ponicsan. After years of trying to get the project off the ground, the film will finally see its world premiere on September 28th to open the New York Film Festival.Last Flag Flying stars Bryan Cranston, Steve Carell, and Laurence Fishburne as ex-Marine Sal Nealon, Navy Corps medic Larry "Doc" Shephard, and Reverend Richard Mueller, respectively. The Vietnam War veterans reunite decades after the war has ended to deal with the tragedy of a new battle, the Iraq War, when it claims the life of one of their sons. Today, the first trailer for Linklater's passion project has debuted, and you can watch it above.After its screening at the NYFF, Last Flag Flying will see a limited release from Lionsgate and Amazon Studios on November 3rd.
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