It’s finally time for our first look of Adam Sandler in Uncut Gems.
The film, which premiered to great acclaimed at the Telluride Film Festival and again at the Toronto International Film Festival hails from the Safdie brothers.
Uncut Gems follows Howard Ratner (Sandler) a New York City jeweler to the rich and famous must find a way to pay his debts when his merchandise is taken from one of his top sellers and girlfriend. The trailer show’s Ratner acquiring a rare Ethiopian opal with mysterious powers. Seduced by the stone, he finds himself involved in run-ins with gangsters and even a nightclub brawl with the Weeknd, who plays himself in the film.
The film also stars Idina Menzel as Dinah, Ratner’s wife. Eric Bogosian, Judd Hirsch, Mike Francesa, Julia Fox, and Pom Klementieff round out the cast.
Watch the trailer below!