“One of Hitler’s U-boats is just sitting on the sea bed, full of gold,” Law’s character intones. He recruits a ragtag group of of men who decide to change their luck. Greed and desperation soon take over.
Law’s costars include Grigoriy Dobrygin, Konstantin Khabenskiy, Scoot McNairy, Ben Mendelsohn and Michael Smiley.
“Black Sea” is directed by Kevin Macdonald, who previously directed “The Last King of Scotland,” “The Eagle” and “State of Play.”
Focus Features opens “Black Sea” on Jan. 23 in the U.S.