I suppose it’s fitting that France is receiving a final trailer for Bong Joon-ho‘s post-apocalyptic thriller Snowpiercer before those in the U.S. even hear a peep about a release date. But as The Weinstein Company and the director hash out the potential edits for its release in the states, thankfully this preview reveals there is a lot to look forward to.
With the focus on Chris Evans, we see him lead the charge with his lower-class crew to lead a revolution onboard the globe-trotting train. With a cast also including John Hurt, Tilda Swinton, Jamie Bell, Alison Pill, Ed Harris, Ewen Bremner, Octavia Spencer, Kang-ho Song and Ko Asung, we could see Harvey Weinstein setting this up as a spring 2014 release, after his Oscar campaigns are concluded, so hopefully word comes in soon. In the meantime, check out the trailer (as well as a condensed version) and poster below from France, where the film will land in the end of October.
What do you think of the final French trailer? When do you think we’ll see it hit U.S. screens?
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