Mark Ruffalo finds himself in deep water protecting the environment in the first trailer for the film Dark Waters.
The movie is inspired by the true events that was published in 2016 at the New York Times paper titled The Lawyer Who Became DuPont's Worst Nightmare. It tells the story of an attorney who tries to uncover the truth behind a number of unexplained deaths, all connected to one of the world's largest corporations.
Check out the Dark Waters trailer below:
The lawyer is Rob Bilott, a corporate defense attorney for eight years. After an ugly truth starts to reveal itself, he makes it his task to expose a decades-long chemical pollution which harms not only the environment, but is also a threat to every living thing in the community. As evidence points to the influential DuPont chemical company, Rob risks everything including his future, his family, and his own life, in order to serve them justice.
Dark Waters is directed by Tom Haynes and it stars Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins, Bill Camp, Victor Garber, Mare Winningham, William Jackson Harper, and Bill Pullman. It is set for release on November 22.
Homestream image screengrabbed from the official trailer.