Question: what do you get when you combine a long list of A-list stars (Jennifer Lawrence, Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Robert De Niro, Louis C.K. and more), a director who has already had major awards success working with those stars (David O. Russell, of Silver Linings Playbook), intense 1970s hair and costumes, New Jersey accents and based-on-a-true-story cred?
Answer: early Oscar buzz for American Hustle.
Check out the new trailer for the movie, above. American Hustle is due in theaters on Dec. 25, 2013.