High-Octane Heist and Hilarity: Matt Damon and Casey Affleck Reunite in ‘The Instigators’

Apple TV+ Premieres Action-Comedy Thriller Featuring an All-Star Cast, Directed by Doug Liman

“The Instigators,” directed by Doug Liman and set for release on Apple TV+ on August 9, 2024, is a high-stakes heist film starring Matt Damon and Casey Affleck. The film follows the story of Rory (Damon) and Cobby (Affleck), a desperate father and an ex-con, who are forced into partnership to rob a corrupt politician. When the heist goes awry, they are pursued not only by the police but also by bureaucratic obstacles and vengeful crime bosses. In their bid to escape, they recruit Rory’s therapist, played by Hong Chau, adding a unique twist to their chaotic adventure through the city.

The movie features a robust supporting cast, including Michael Stuhlbarg, Paul Walter Hauser, Ving Rhames, Alfred Molina, and Toby Jones. With a screenplay co-written by Chuck MacLean and Casey Affleck, and production credits to Ben Affleck, among others, “The Instigators” promises a blend of action, comedy, and drama. The film was shot partly in Boston, capitalizing on the authentic backdrop and the Affleck brothers’ hometown roots. This film marks another collaboration between Damon and Affleck, whose previous works have been highly acclaimed in the film industry.

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