We at Collider are happy to debut a new poster today for the thriller Our Kind of Traitor. Directed by Susanna White (Parade’s End, Generation Kill) the Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions film is an adaptation of the John le Carré novel of the same name and stars Ewan McGregor and Naomie Harris as an ordinary couple on holiday in Marrakech who get caught up in the dangerous world of international espionage after coming across a charismatic Russian (Stellan Skarsgård).
Drive screenwriter Hossein Amini penned the script, and as you can see in the poster debut and new image below, things get rather intense. Also staring Damian Lewis, Our Kind of Traitor opens in theaters on July 1st.
Here’s the official synopsis for Our Kind of Traitor:
While on holiday in Marrakech, an ordinary English couple, Perry (Ewan McGregor) and Gail (Naomie Harris), befriend a flamboyant and charismatic Russian, Dima (Stellan Skarsgård), who unbeknownst to them is a kingpin money launderer for the Russian mafia.
When Dima asks for their help to deliver classified information to the British Secret Services, Perry and Gail get caught in a dangerous world of international espionage and dirty politics. The couple is propelled on a perilous journey through Paris and Bern, a safe house in the French Alps, to the murky corners of the City of London and an alliance with the British Government via a ruthless and determined MI6 agent (Damian Lewis).