Jesse Eisenberg and Kieran Culkin Head to Poland in Comedy Drama ‘A Real Pain’


Jesse Eisenberg and Kieran Culkin portray a pair of cousins in the upcoming comedy-drama flick, A Real Pain.

Benji (Culkin) and David (Eisenberg) have a history of clashing but reunite for a tour of Poland in honor of their late grandmother. As they explore the country, old tensions resurface.

The teaser doesn’t give anything away in terms of the drama that will unfold but offers a glimpse at the cousins’ chaotic dynamic, kicking off with Benji instructing David on how they'll hide from ticket collectors to avoid paying the train fare.

A Real Pain was written and directed by Eisenberg. Rounding out the main cast are Will Sharpe, Jennifer Grey, Kurt Egyiawan, Liza Sadovy and Daniel Oreskes.

Watch the teaser for A Real Pain above. The film premieres in theaters on October 8.