NEW YORK (Web Desk) – Academy Award winning director Oliver Stone reveals the incredible untold personal story of Edward Snowden.

Snowden, the politically charged, pulse pounding thriller starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley.

Snowden is the polarizing figure who exposed shocking illegal shadowing activities by the National Security Agency (NSA) and became one of the most wanted men in the world.

He is considered a hero by some, and a traitor by others. This story will tell that why he did it, who he left behind.

Nicolas Cage, Rhys Ifans, Tom Wilkinson, Zachary Quinto, Scott Eastwood, Shailene Woodley and Timothy Olyphant also star in Snowden.

The movie will hit the cinemas across the globe on September 16 this year.