New 'The Counselor' Trailer: Michael Fassbender Is in Over His Head (Video)

9:36 AM PST 08/07/2013 by Rebecca Ford

In Ridley Scott's upcoming film, Fassbender plays a lawyer who gets tangled up in the drug world.

A new trailer for Ridley Scott's star-studded thriller The Counselor has debuted.

Michael Fassbender reunites with Prometheus director Ridley Scott in the thriller. Fassbender plays a lawyer who gets involved in the drug trade and then quickly discovers he's bitten off more than he can chew.

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"If you pursue this road, you will eventually come to moral decisions that will take you completely by surprise," Javier Bardem's character tells Fassbender's lawyer. 

Bardem, Brad Pitt, Cameron Diaz and Penelope Cruz also star in the film, which is based on a script by No Country for Old Men author Cormac McCarthy.

Fox will release the film on October 25.

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