Silk Road cast includes Jason Clarke (Rick Bowden), Nick Robinson (Ross Ulbricht), Katie Aselton (Sandy), Jimmi Simpson (Chris Tarbell), Daniel David Stewart (Max), Darrell Britt-Gibson (Rayford), Lexi Rabe (Edie), Will Ropp (Shields), with Paul Walter Hauser (Curtis Clark Green), and Alexandra Shipp (Julia).
The director and writer of the rated R crime/thriller movie is Tiller Russell.
It is based on The Article “Dead End on Silk Road: Internet Crime Kingpin Ross Ulbricht’s Big Fall” by David Kushner, published in Rolling Stone.
Synopsis of the film
The film details the rise and fall of the internet’s first unregulated marketplace. Ross Ulbricht (Nick Robinson) created this infamous darknet site. It is described as the Amazon of illegal drugs that appeared on the Dark Web in 2011. More than $1 billion worth of bitcoin involved in this operation. In the movie, DEA agent Rick Bowden goes undercover to try to catch Ross Ulbricht. He will use any means necessary to take him down.
The movie is available on Digital, On-Demand, & In Select Theaters on February 19, 2021; Blu-ray and DVD Release: February 23, 2021