Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Future Of Film
The 100 Greatest Video Games
The Making Of The West Wing
Subscribe To Empire Today
Save money and get 12 issues for only £25
Go Think Big
Helping young people achieve their career dreams
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
The Woman In Black: Angel Of Death Trailer Materialises
Tom Harper's horror sequel opens its doors to visitors
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
23 September 2014
New Trailer For Kingsman: The Secret Service
Mankind is a virus. And Samuel L. Jackson is the cure
More Movie News

RELATED FUTURE FILMS
Kingsman: The Secret Service
13 February 2015
More Future Films

RELATED REVIEWS
The Equalizer (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Joe (2014)
Empire Star Rating
How To Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Bad Neighbours (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Kick-Ass Teaser Trailer Online
The non-superhero film of next year

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

submit to reddit

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.


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

Summit Enters The Cold Light Of Day
Thriller about kidnapped Americans
Todd Field Accepts The Creed Of Violence
Update: He's got the funds to make it

Your Comments

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

Posted by ieatlions at 08:30 on 11 November 2009 | 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 Meets Jason Bateman And Tina Fey
The stars of This Is Where I Leave You hang out

The Scariest Film Of The Year? Jennifer Kent On The Babadook
The director talks us through her terrifying new film

10 Horror Spin-Offs We Want To See
After Annabelle, what other supporting characters deserve their own film?

Documentaries: What Happened Next
We track down and interview the stars of great non-fiction films

Your Introductory Guide To That DC Movie Slate
Suicide Squad? Cyborg? Aquaman? We explain who’s who in the DC Universe

Captain America 3, Iron Man And Civil War: Where Next For The Marvel Cinematic Universe?
What to make of today's Marvel news

Interactive Gallery: Explore Iconic Movie Spacesuits
Explore the fabric of space-time

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save money on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
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  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)