Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman Revealed
The Inside Story Of Sideshow Collectibles
Guardians Of The Galaxy Review
Nick Frost:
My Movie Life

The World's End star's pick of the flicks
Subscribe: 6 Issues For £15!
Subscribe today and save 37% off the cover price!
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
Empire's The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Covers Are Here
Bard The Bowman or Smaug The Magnificent?
First Teaser Trailer For The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies
'Will you follow me... one last time?'
Fresh Red Band Sin City: A Dame To Kill For Trailer
This rotten town... It soils everybody
Initial Images From Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb
London crawling with exhibits come to life
Christopher Walken Recruited For The Jungle Book
Giancarlo Esposito also aboard Jon Favreau's film
New Horns Promo Arrives
Daniel Radcliffe, you little devil
Eva Green Heads For Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children
She's in talks to reunite with Tim Burton
Bruce Campbell Says Welcome To Purgatory
It's a not-so-wonderful afterlife
New Maze Runner Poster Lands
Welcome to the concrete jungle
Comic-Con: Mad Max: Fury Road Footage Online
And some new images and posters
Teaser Trailer For The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
Katniss fights another day
Quentin Tarantino Confirms Revived Hateful Eight
Tells Comic-Con, 'We're doing it'.
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
24 July 2014
The Amazing Spider-Man 3 Pushed Back To 2018
The Sinister Six pic moves to 2016
More Movie News

RELATED FUTURE FILMS
Gone Girl
03 October 2014
More Future Films

RELATED REVIEWS
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Inside Llewyn Davis (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Runner Runner (2013)
Empire Star Rating
Trouble With The Curve (2012)
Empire Star Rating
The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Full Social Network Trailer Online
With actual, moving footage this time...

15 July 2010  |  Written by James White  

submit to reddit

So far, the trailer campaign for David Fincher’s look at the difficult birth of Facebook, The Social Network, has been a smart, intriguing, and original, using Facebook-style text over dialogue from the film. Now the slightly more traditional theatrical trailer is here, and it’s just as good.

Featuring an amazing choral cover of Radiohead’s Creep, the footage flits from the Facebook we all know to the drama that unravelled as Mark Zuckerberg and his collaborators first sparked to the idea of taking the college social experience and making it available in the world through one big virtual site. Except it wasn’t quite as easy as that, with conflicting personalities, copyright claims and a major investigation.

Featuring Jessie Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake and more, The Social Network really does look like something special. With a script by Aaron Sorkin and Fincher’s usual directorial fastidiousness, we’re seriously excited for this one. Take a look at the footage below and see if you’re ready to hit “like”.

The Social Network arrives in cinemas on October 15.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Brett Ratner In Talks For Hercules
...Or not, as the case my be.
Todd Field Accepts The Creed Of Violence
Update: He's got the funds to make it

Your Comments

RE: Pretty Good
That is one of the most inviting trailers I have seen in a while. I don't get why there is so much negativity about this movie online. Facebook has become the most visited website on the internet in a very short space of time. I remember starting university and hearing about this weird basic website called The Facebook and thinking WTF. I'm interested in watching this to scout out Rooney Mara (Lisbeth 'Hollywood' Salander) too. I expect an oscar nod for best adapted screenplay for Social Networ More

Posted by ashkam at 11:47 on 20 August 2010 | Report This Post

Altough i wasn't keen on the Curious Case of BB, Fincher is one of my favourite director's. This trailer is the best trailer produced of any of his films, except maybe Fight Club. Bring it on More

Posted by Blue Ryan at 16:11 on 07 August 2010 | Report This Post

Wow...
Wow... just WOW! That looks fantastic! Soooooo original! And I loved Jesse Eisenberg in 'Zombieland', so this should be fab. More

Posted by JimBill93 at 19:05 on 21 July 2010 | Report This Post

Cant frickin wait!
Fincher is a such an awesome diector, and with this cast of Jessie Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake I think this is gonna be amazing! More

Posted by guysalisbury at 10:06 on 20 July 2010 | Report This Post

I was sold from the beginning - It'll be one I'll see three times
So many great films fincher has made all wonderful Can't f@cking wait, looks like a real film for a film for our time With Internet billionaires popping up every week More

Posted by monkeyhumour at 12:49 on 17 July 2010 | Report This Post

RE:
Living legend David Fincher's signature gorgeous direction and colour palette... a Trent Reznor score... a great trailer... ...and yet I'm still not excited about this movie!? Why would I give a shit about the legal wranglings behind a social network website?!! I'm just crossing my fingers and going purely on the presence of Fincher that this is more than just "Facebook's really popular, let's make a film about it"... I'm guessing there's an engaging story in there somewhere... but I just More

Posted by tommypocket at 21:37 on 16 July 2010 | Report This Post

I just keep getting more and more reasons to see this movie... More

Posted by Jenzy at 13:13 on 16 July 2010 | Report This Post

one of the films of the year?
Sorkin = demi god FIncher = genius. I'm probably more excited about this than Inception -but that's mainly because i've got imax tickets booked for this saturday. This is going to be the new Wall Street!!! More

Posted by tysmuse at 13:04 on 16 July 2010 | Report This Post

Yahoo Movies - crap!
So looking forward to watching this but Yahoo Movies and the incapability of having a trailer without it jumping! Is this just me and my fellow computer? It happened with Due Date as well! More

Posted by YellowGudge at 11:21 on 16 July 2010 | Report This Post

Love Fincher, but even more exciting...
is the fact that Eisenberg isnt doing a Cera, and seems to have a bit of range. Consider me interested. More

Posted by Lemure at 01:31 on 16 July 2010 | Report This Post

RE: Impressive
David Fincher + Facebook + Trent Reznor = Awesome More

Posted by morg1138 at 22:10 on 15 July 2010 | Report This Post

Impressive
good deal of melancholy going on here, promising indeed. We know Fincher is good at adapting historical events with a clean accuracy and this trailer just makes it look all the more brilliant, can't actually wait More

Posted by kisswithatear at 21:32 on 15 July 2010 | Report This Post

Mind changed.
The teasers and this trailer have really made me want to see this film now, who knew you'd be able to get a thriller vibe from the creation of Facebook? More

Posted by LewisStephenson at 21:27 on 15 July 2010 | Report This Post

Looks surprisingly good. More

Posted by jcallan at 20:51 on 15 July 2010 | Report This Post

Can't Wait
This looks so good! As an addict of facebook it should be cool to see how facebook was invented and the whole story around the copyright of facebook! jesse eisenberg playing the creator? is interesting because it something he's never done before! and fincher directing, i love seven and fight club, and he brings his creepiness to the movie, it does seem a bit creepy and i don't know why, very excited. More

Posted by megank13 at 20:00 on 15 July 2010 | Report This Post

RE: I'm calling it
I hadn't been massively concerned up to this point (in spite of normally loving Fincher) but this trailer's impressed me.  I'm definitely excited about it now.  More

Posted by MrsG at 19:09 on 15 July 2010 | Report This Post

I'm calling it
Best film this next half of the year. More

Posted by Ethanial at 19:07 on 15 July 2010 | Report This Post

SPECIAL FEATURE
The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time EMPIRE READERS' POLL: THE 301 GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME
You turned out in your hundreds and thousands, and here are the results... Browse the full list


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Empire's The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Covers Are Here
Bard The Bowman or Smaug The Magnificent?

A Pocket Guide To Game Of Thrones’ New Cast Members
Know your Doran Martell from your Nym Sand

Directors Special: Peter Hyams Goes Film-By-Film
The veteran director on Timecop, Outland, 2010, Enemies Closer and more

Explore The Massive Avengers: Age Of Ultron Comic-Con Banner
Use our interactive gadget to zoom in on Hulk, Iron Man, The Vision and co. in action

The 10 Biggest Stories Of Comic-Con 2014
The shocks to emerge from this year's geek-fest. Avengers! Max! Mann!

Models Inc.: The Inside Story Of Sideshow Collectibles
How the likes of Batman, Superman and Luke Skywalker become collectible figures

The Empire Podcast #121: Brett Ratner Talks Hercules On This Week's Show
Plus The Purge: Anarchy producer Jason Blum pops in to talk horror

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time Subscribers' Cover

Subscribe today and get the cover and 3 issues for only £10!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 6 issues of Empire for just £15!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)