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Trailer for George Clooney's 'Ides of March' Finds Ryan Gosling in Moral Dilemma

July 28, 2011 (3:46 am) GMT
In this political thriller, Gosling plays a young press secretary who falls prey to dirty backroom politics when working for Clooney's character.

The first trailer for 's latest directorial work "" has made its way out onto the web. It follows a wunderkind press secretary Stephen Myers, who has built a career that men twice his age would envy.

Working for a politician running for the White House office, he finds his meteoric rise falls prey to the backroom politics of more seasoned operatives during a tight presidential primary race. Now he has to choose if he wants to stand up for what he believes in or move his career forward.

takes the lead role of Stephen, while Clooney plays a politician whom Stephen works for. portrays a rival politician, with , and taking other supporting roles.

"The Ides of March" will be screened at both the Venice Film Festival and the Toronto Film Festival in September before it is dropped in U.S. theaters on October 7.



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