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29 May 2008  |  Written by Glen Ferris  

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Even in a summer awash with all manner of superheroics, we reckon that Hancock has the stones to stand out as a true crowd-pleaser.

It’s got Empire favourite Peter Berg (he who helmed The Kingdom) directing, king of the A-list, Will Smith, starring and it’s all about an alcoholic metahuman causing all manner of big-budget mayhem – what more could you want from a summer blockbuster? Judging by the latest TV spot, we’re guessing very little.

Take a look below or in better quality here.


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a fan from the Bronx
Ok, now I see there is gonna be more than just drunken destruction that'll take three generations of construction workers to complete, all of which I totally support. Gotta tip the hat to Smith; he's been puttin' out action hits (that make a shitload of dough, mind) for quite some time. And after Happyness, throwin' a little emotional "umph!" into the part would be a welcome addition to what looks to be a good summer hit. Yea. Like Superman, except with some kind of emotional disor More

Posted by chewynewyork at 19:03 on 29 May 2008 | Report This Post

I'd love to be excited by this
but I read some spoiler heavy reviews that, well, spoiled it for me. As a result, I have absolutely no desire to see this movie (despite loving Friday Night Lights and Welcome To The Jungle). That's all I'm saying. More

Posted by sowasred2012 at 13:37 on 29 May 2008 | Report This Post

Gotta agree - I am also looking forward to it. It's an original Super Hero creation and looks at it from a totally different angle to all the other Superhero flicks to date. More

Posted by dougall78 at 13:25 on 29 May 2008 | Report This Post

I've got to say that this actually looks like it could be a really good film and I'm genuinely excitied by it. That may be because it's a film with an original idea and it's about time we had one of those. More

Posted by evildave69 at 11:52 on 29 May 2008 | Report This Post

that doesnt make it look like a comedy. Its odd, all the trailers have funnies butt they also have an odd melancholy feel to them. Still looks pretty good. More

Posted by drake22 at 11:29 on 29 May 2008 | Report This Post

I am looking forward to this the most after TDK. looks amazing. More

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