Despite being a redband trailer, there isn’t much to be too worried about here. While I wouldn’t watch it around impressionable youngsters or the butthole boss who lives to make your workday hell, there isn’t too much to be worried about.
While I have never been a massive fan of Spike Lee’s work, I do respect what he has managed to accomplish in American cinema. The fact that this is written by Mark Protosevich (I Am Legend, Thor) and not Lee should keep the preaching to a minimum and add a little bit of popcorn flair to a Spike Lee film. His preaching has always been a problem for me, especially in something like Summer of Sam. Have a look at the trailer below:
Oldboy releases on October 25, 2013.
- Spike Lee’s ‘Oldboy’ poster is . . .different . . . (bizzammovienews.com)