Used to seeing Tim Robbins as Mr Nice Guy? As the plodding prisoner Andy Duphrane in The Shawshank Redemption or maybe the young, dumb baseball rookie in Bull Durham?
In Catch A Fire, Robbins sheds his usual acting skin to play a nasty copper during the Apartheid in South Africa. Armed with a convincing accent, Robbins’ character is relentlessly chasing a young family man (Derek Luke) who has turned against the regime after a wrongful arrest.
This political palm-dampener will arrive on UK shores on 23 February next year.