Brand New Trailer For The Book Of Eli

Believe that Den will kill to protect it

Yesterday we showed you the poster of Denzel in The Book Of Eli, fresh from the halls of Comic-Con, and now we have the brand new trailer for the film and the future sure does look bleak.

Watch The Book Of Eli trailer here.

Denzel plays Eli, a man who has survived the apocalyptic war which "tore a hole in the sky" thirty one years before. Assuming a nomadic existence, he is the sole protector of a book which contains the secrets to save mankind, and as Eli commits: "the only hope is in my hands."

And we get to see Washington kick some serious Mad Max-y looking ass in this trailer in his bid to keep the book from falling into the wrong hands, namely those of the coniving Carnegie, played by Gary Oldman. The film also stars Michael Gambon and Mila Kunis.

The Book Of Eli is due in cinemas on January 15 2010.