Apple has posted the R-Rated trailer for Burn After Reading, the upcoming Coen Brothers dark spy-comedy starring Brad Pitt, Frances McDormand, John Malkovich, George Clooney, and Tilda Swinton.
To view the red-band trailer, visit the Apple site, which then has the trailer as a download into iTunes.
Gym owner Linda (McDormand) and trainer Chad (Pitt) discover former CIA official Ozzie Cox’s (Malkovich) memoirs and then use it to blackmail him. Swinton plays Cox’s wife, Katie, who’s having an affair with Clooney’s Harry Pfarrer, an oversexed Federal agent. Harry meets Linda through an online dating service and becomes involved in her blackmail scheme.
Burn After Reading opens wide in theaters on September 12, 2008. The film will first also open the 2008 Venice Film Festival on August 27, 2008.