Meryl Streep Exposes Worldwide Fraud in Steven Soderbergh’s ‘The Laundromat’ Trailer

Meryl Streep plays a widow who helps expose worldwide fraud in the dizzying first trailer for The Laundromat, director Steven Soderbergh’s upcoming Netflix film about the Panama Papers scandal.

The clip opens with a pair of shady law firm partners, Jürgen Mossack (Gary Oldman) and Ramón Mora (Antonio Banderas), breaking the fourth wall as they stare into the camera and outline the broad strokes of the true story. “First, you must ask yourself, ‘Are you wealthy?’” Mossack says. “Simple truth of the world is that [with] most games, for someone to win, well, someone has to lose … Think of this as a fairy tale that actually happened.”

The preview then cuts to Streep’s Ellen Martin, a widow who learns she’s victim of insurance fraud — and decides to investigate. “Bribery,

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