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Knight And Day Trailer Is Here
Tom Cruise. Cameron Diaz. Comedy action?

22 December 2009  |  Written by James White  |  Source: E! Online

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Coming off as a cross between a Mission: Impossible movie and a high concept rom com, the first trailer for Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz' big cinematic reunion, Knight And Day, has arrived on the web.

Directed by 3:10 To Yuma/Walk The Line's James Mangold, the film finds former Vanilla Sky co-stars Cruise and Diaz in what the official synopsis suggests is a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately hinging on the battle of truth vs. trust.”

On screen, that boils down to the pair meeting when Cruise takes out a plane-load of bad guys and keeps intruding on Diaz's live, to the somewhat shocked reaction of those around her, like pal Marc Blucas.

Not everything about the promo works, but Cruise is back to his twinkly, enthusiastic best, and there's support from the likes of Peter Sarsgaard and Maggie Grace.
 

Take a glance at the trailer and tell us if you think it looks worth a watch. Oh, and while you're here, take a look at the film's first poster too.


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Your Comments

Looks fun, count me in
It looks like a fun enough movie and it's great to see Tom doing another light role. More

Posted by Workshed at 11:54 on 10 January 2010 | Report This Post

Stop The Hating ...
I'm sure this won't rank as 1 of Cruise's best films but it looks pretty solid and Cruise is - deservedly - one of the best actors out there. It's become cool to dislike him lately and yes I'll admit it hardly looks original but I'd rather this than Crank 3, Transporter 4 or any other lame action movie due on the horizon. More

Posted by Cherry Waves at 11:25 on 28 December 2009 | Report This Post

Stop The Hating ...
I'm sure this won't rank as 1 of Cruise's best films but it looks pretty solid and Cruise is - deservedly - one of the best actors out there. It's become cool to dislike him lately and yes I'll admit it hardly looks original but I'd rather this than Crank 3, Transporter 4 or any other lame action movie due on the horizon. More

Posted by Cherry Waves at 11:25 on 28 December 2009 | Report This Post

Looks great! Can't wait. Just totally enjoyable and fun. More

Posted by oneworldfamily at 23:12 on 25 December 2009 | Report This Post

Please let this relight Cruise's career. It's about fuckin' time More

Posted by Blue Ryan at 14:06 on 24 December 2009 | Report This Post

one more thing
Was this, by any chance, written for Mel Gibson in about 1990 or something? Looks an awful lot like the sort of thing he'd have been in back then More

Posted by leroythemasochist at 10:00 on 24 December 2009 | Report This Post

what the??
huh? didn't understand what this was meant to be. and the 1,2,3 gag? done a thousand times before. yeah, probably be good fun though. best Ton Cruise stuff was on You've Been Framed, hilarious More

Posted by leroythemasochist at 09:55 on 24 December 2009 | Report This Post

Slapstuck?
'I'll shoot myself... then her' funny stuff from Mr Cruise, it's been a while since he's pulled off a funny quote or two. More

Posted by CUrraNT at 07:23 on 24 December 2009 | Report This Post

I actually like the look of this
I am not a big fan of Tom Cruise (and no it has nothing to do with his off screen behaviour) but I admit he can turn in great performances and this looks like it will be one of them. More

Posted by Rawbeard at 02:38 on 24 December 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Knight and Day Trailer
This looks like it might be fun - Cruise acting like a demented nutjob is pretty funny if they get the tone right. More

Posted by Dirty Hartigan at 20:35 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

Toilet Duck
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Posted by Quolm at 18:51 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

cruise looks good
this looks great ,cruise looks like he is enjoying himself cant wait to see it. More

Posted by badhatjedi at 17:25 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

This looks a bit like a modern action movie reworking of "Scarecrow and Mrs King"... More

Posted by The Jackal at 14:20 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

looks pretty good. Although it does seem that Cruises character was supposed to be a little more unhinged originally, just from looking at the trailer it seems like the character was supposed to be more Deadpool mental, than Tom Cruise mental, but maybe thats just the advert. Either way i'll go see it, looks funny. I really hope the "two guns thing" and "plane crashed are soooo 2009" thing is some one's misunderstood attempt at sarcasm, otherwise it just goes to further su More

Posted by clarkkent at 13:53 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

Not convinced
Looks stupid to me and not really that funny, just dumb. The Muse track is the only thing that interested me! More

Posted by ushiep at 12:34 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

CameToms' turn to be BraNjelina
Firstly, loved the line "Don't move otherwise I'll kill myself then her!" It looks like a really good film and as I really enjoyed Mr & Mrs Smith, gonna have a great time with this as well. More

Posted by The Crow at 11:59 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

pure genius
this is the film that Mr & Mrs Smith promised to be. High hopes More

Posted by ieatlions at 10:33 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Looks Hilarious......
Looks Ok. I think cruise is really funny when given the right material. will wait and see a few more clips before making a final judgement. More

Posted by livewire at 08:36 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

Looks Hilarious......
A little bit like Mr and Mrs Smith, Cruise seems to have enjoyed his turn in Tropic Thunder and carried on with the funnies, at least he aint doing that intense ACTOR thing (that he always does) Diaz is always great at kooky stuff, her role in the Charlies Angels movies is proof of that. I'm looking forward to this one. More

Posted by boredbluekoala at 01:36 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

Cool
looks fun, "no-one move or I kill myself then her !" More

Posted by durelius at 00:19 on 23 December 2009 | Report This Post

RE: I liked it better
L: Fit Kisto They're Still doing the two gun thing in 2010?  ell it's okay if it's a parody. Looks pretty wild to be honest, though the plain crash is sooo 2009... More

Posted by Jasper_29 at 21:59 on 22 December 2009 | Report This Post

cool
looks really good from what i saw on youtube, cruise can be really funny. i think this was a good move for him, doing something that gets people back on his side the dialogue sounds great and he has got great delivery. the trailer could have worked a little better it plays more like a scene, but it sums up the balls out, tongue in cheek humour and action that they seem to be embracing. im really starting to like cameron diaz again 'the box' and now this, fantastic. before 'the box' in her shoes More

Posted by phil blakeman at 19:21 on 22 December 2009 | Report This Post

RE: I liked it better
They're Still doing the two gun thing in 2010?  More

Posted by Fit Kisto at 18:15 on 22 December 2009 | Report This Post

I liked it better
when she was a psycho stalker and he got his face panned in. More

Posted by bonniee at 17:48 on 22 December 2009 | Report This Post


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