You will be redirected back to your article in seconds
Back to IndieWire

Watch: Bill Murray Gets Stranded in Kabul in New ‘Rock the Kasbah’ Trailer

Watch: Bill Murray Gets Stranded in Kabul in New 'Rock the Kasbah' Trailer


READ MORE: Watch: Bill Murray is Ditched By Zooey Deschanel in ‘Rock the Kasbah’ Trailer

Bill Murray’s new film, “Rock the Kasbah,” has dropped a second trailer, delving a little deeper into the stumbling antics of a
down-on-his-luck talent scout and his quest to turn a Pashtun teenager
into the next “Afghan Star.”

Murray plays has-been rock manager Richie Lanz, who travels
to Kabul with his last remaining client (Zooey Deschanel) but finds himself
dumped and stranded in a foreign country when she skips out on him. Richie soon
discovers an incredibly talented local teenager with the audacious dream of
becoming the first woman to compete on national television in Afghanistan’s
version of “American Idol.”

Richie teams with a street smart hooker (Kate Hudson), two raucous war profiteers (Danny McBride and Scott Caan) and a trigger-friendly mercenary (Bruce Willis) to face dangerous cultural prejudices in managing his new protégée into becoming a world renowned singer. 

Directed by Barry Levinson and written by Mitch Glazer,
“Rock the Kasbah” is set to hit theaters October 23. Take a look at the trailer above, via
Yahoo

READ MORE: Watch: Bill Murray, Sofia Coppola Team For Netflix’s ‘A Very Murray Christmas’: Best Holiday Gift Ever?

This Article is related to: Features and tagged , , , , , , , ,