Philip Seymour Hoffman Kidnaps Rachel McAdams for National Security in ‘A Most Wanted Man’ Trailer (Video)

And sports a convincing German accent, too

Last Updated: August 4, 2014 @ 10:26 AM

Philip Seymour Hoffman is a ruthless German spy devoted to nothing but national security in a new trailer for “A Most Wanted Man.”

The recently deceased actor’s character even resorts to kidnapping a lawyer (Rachel McAdams) when he is tasked with tracking down her client, a half-Chechen, half-Russian terror suspect (Grigoriy Dobrygin) on the run who arrives in Hamburg’s Islamic community looking  to recover his late Russian father’s ill-gotten fortune.

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Robin Wright and Willem Dafoe co-star in the upcoming thriller from director Anton Corbijn (“The American”), who adap

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Lionsgate is releasing the movie, based on “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” author John le Carre’s novel of the same name, on July 25.