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The non-superhero film of next year

11 November 2009  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  |  Source: My Space

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As if a Clash of the Titans teaser wasn't enough today, here's a taste of Kick-Ass as well, the comic-book movie that promises to be one of the coolest films of next year.After all, who said superheroes actually need to be super? Or, for that matter, heroes?

 Our hero (we use the term loosely) is Aaron Johnson's Dave Lizewski, who decides to don a mask and become superhero Kick-Ass. Once he's taken that step he meets fellow costumed avengers from Chloe Moretz's 11 year-old Mindy (aka Hit Girl) and her doting father Big Daddy (Nicolas Cage) as well as playboy super nerd hero Red Mist (Christopher Mintz-Plasse).

Kick-Ass debuts in the US on April 16, 2010, and will hopefully come out in the UK around the same time.


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The opening shot mocks two big francises for the price of 1, Spiderman voice over with the Dark Knight base jumping sequence. Can't wait for the Redband trailer where we can taste the real swearyness Empire has promised...Oh and Maybe watch the film when It comes out as well :p More

Posted by punchdrunk at 12:03 on 15 November 2009 | Report This Post

Cool. As. Fuck. More

Posted by evildave69 at 14:18 on 14 November 2009 | Report This Post

Most Kick-Ass Trailer Since The Where the Wild Things Are Trailer First Popped Up!
I need to read these comic books!!! It just looks so cool. I think they have already compiled some of the books... More

Posted by Cole9219 at 00:33 on 14 November 2009 | Report This Post

Bet Michael Crawford's pissed...
Oh My God! They killed Condorman! You bastards! All joshing aside, I can't wait to see this... More

Posted by wgfuzzydunlop1 at 02:53 on 13 November 2009 | Report This Post

At last
finally got to see it...and I am loving Hit Girl :) More

Posted by Noelg25 at 17:13 on 12 November 2009 | Report This Post

hilarious beginning to the trailer. long dramatic build up and the BAM!!! hilarious stuff. have been read the odd article her and there over the past year. should be good. More

Posted by DANGEROSS! at 15:45 on 12 November 2009 | Report This Post

RE:
This film's totally snuk up on me. Apart from the recent images on Empire I knew nothing about it. Really excited to see how it turns out. I like the concept, it's a conversation that's been had by groups of friends since the invention of the superhero. I remember having the same conversation many many times at uni. Not sure I'll rush to the cinema to see it but it'll definately get watched at some point. More

Posted by Fidget at 09:29 on 12 November 2009 | Report This Post

Looks a lot of fun. Loved the beginning More

Posted by pgmark at 19:20 on 11 November 2009 | Report This Post

:-D This I have to watch!
Looks far more entertaining than Clash of the Titans (just judging by the trailers obviously). Also has that Freaks and Geeks feel to it, which is always good :-D More

Posted by down4orce at 18:03 on 11 November 2009 | Report This Post

I can dig this More

Posted by Director at 17:21 on 11 November 2009 | Report This Post

That film looked AWESOME. Totaly living up to the hype More

Posted by mr blond at 12:20 on 11 November 2009 | Report This Post

Superman music change
Rather sad they went with 2001, at least in the teaser, the Superman theme's opening was perfect fodder. Also I'd be more impressed had this been redband, so I could show all my mates "This is the film you'll be screaming about next year" More

Posted by Ethanial at 10:29 on 11 November 2009 | Report This Post

Trailer Addict Has It
Its available on Trailer Addict...www.traileraddict.com More

Posted by Blunderbuss at 09:07 on 11 November 2009 | Report This Post

Youtube
It's on Youtube in HD, try it there More

Posted by fuzzcaminski at 09:03 on 11 November 2009 | Report This Post

cant see anything
keeps messing up More

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