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In Bruges International Trailer
It's Colin Farrell and feckin' funny

24 January 2008  |  Written by Olly Richards  

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If you haven't already seen the US trailer for In Bruges, then do yourself a favour and watch the international version that's just been released to us by Universal and is sitting eagerly below.

In Bruges opened the Sundance film festival this year and is not only the best thing Colin Farrell's made in ages but also a terrific little comedy, certainly the best we've seen so far this year.

Farrell and Brendan Gleeson play a pair of hitmen who are dispatched to the Belgian city of Bruges after a bungled assignment. This is intended to be something of a quiet getaway, but Farrell's character is a miserable little bollix and finds the only way to keep boredom at bay is to get himself in trouble. Look out also for a terrific villain turn from Ralph Fiennes.

In Bruges is in UK cinemas on April 4.

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Your Comments

...lol...
...missed this when it was first posted...looks pretty good...lets go see it! More

Posted by IMac at 00:41 on 12 March 2008 | Report This Post

RE: In Bruges International Trailer
This looks class - count me in More

Posted by Diamond Joe at 17:55 on 04 March 2008 | Report This Post

RE: In Bruges International Trailer
It was announced today that this will be opening the Dublin International Film Festival too, so good to see some home-grown talent getting the big opening slot! Have to admit, I wasn't 100% sold on this first time I saw the trailer, but various reports back seem to be positive so I can look forward to it now. More

Posted by Acho at 19:00 on 25 January 2008 | Report This Post

Oh my god! That man has to be the wort actor ever! As an irishman i'm embarrassed to have colin farrell as our biggest movie star! He can't even deliver a line poperly!The only hope thisfilm haslies in Brendan Gleeson and Ralph Fiennes! More

Posted by 1986eoinb at 17:46 on 25 January 2008 | Report This Post

colin farell doing comedy....cant wait!! More

Posted by lilvix86 at 16:03 on 25 January 2008 | Report This Post

Funny!
Ha-ha,love it! Colin Farrell looks well and a lot hotter than before. It's funny and silly, count me in for this movie when it comes out hopefully in March. Ha, what a funny film. More

Posted by joanna likes films at 11:16 on 25 January 2008 | Report This Post

Sold. At " I want a normal gun..for a normal person" - This looks quality. More

Posted by Deacon Frost at 22:09 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Looks fucking brilliant
Yes glad to hear it has been getting a good response from audiences. I liked the look of the film from the trailer but I felt it may go either way. More

Posted by The REAL Bozz at 19:00 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

Looks fucking brilliant
Looking forward to this one. More

Posted by AboyNamedSue at 17:39 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

Looks fucking brilliant
Looking forward to this one. More

Posted by AboyNamedSue at 16:32 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

good!
Really good, looks very funny. Farrell back on form! More

Posted by britesparc at 15:00 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

Name
The bloody city is called Brugge... More

Posted by Bluehawk at 14:49 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Looks good
L: BatFan I never knew Ralph Fiennes saying 'cunt' would be so enjoyable s it just me, or is there more than a hint of Ben Kingsley in Sexy Beast flitting around his accent and vocalisation? More

Posted by Paxton at 14:34 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Looks good
I never knew Ralph Fiennes saying 'cunt' would be so enjoyable More

Posted by BatFan at 14:29 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

Hate to rain on your parade, but this hasn't only just been released, I went to see Walk Hard on tuesday and this trailer was on the trailer reel Fricking funny though! More

Posted by Harry_Knowles_Ver.2 at 14:28 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

Looks good
Count me in. Looks funny in a sort of Grosse point blank meets Eurotrip meets intermission. nice. Gleessons a great actor as well.   Only thing it's missing is Colm Meaney for the Villanous boss     More

Posted by livewire at 14:24 on 24 January 2008 | Report This Post

looks great! Farrell and Gleeson looks like they have spot on comedy timing More

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