Tintin Trailer Wows Fans With Motion Capture Technology


TINTIN, the highly anticipated new movie by Steven Spielberg is set for release on 26th December 2011, and the film's official trailer debuted on the internet today (17th May 2011). The 'Tintin' trailer is already wowing fans of the iconic comic books with its motion capture animation.

The forthcoming movie, full title 'The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn', is the first in a planned trilogy of motion capture movies based on the books by GEORGES REMI. The first movie, directed by Spielberg and produced by Peter Jackson, stars the British actor Jamie Bell as the young reporter. 'Bond' star Daniel Craig stars as the villainous 'Red Rackham', while Andy Serkis, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Toby Jones and Mackenzie Crook also make appearances. The second feature in the series is scheduled to be directed by Jackson, but it is not currently known who will take control of the third. The trailer features the intrepid 'Tintin' as he sets out in search of treasure belonging to his ancestor Sir Francis Haddock.

More than 200 million copies of the Tintin books have been sold worldwide, and the popular series has been translated into 70 languages.


Contactmusic

Tags: Steven Spielberg - Peter Jackson - Jamie Bell - Daniel Craig - Andy Serkis - Simon Pegg - Nick Frost - Toby Jones - Mackenzie Crook

Advertisement

More Steven Spielberg

The Hundred-Foot Journey Movie Review

A relentlessly smiley-glowy tone threatens to undo this film at every turn, but it's just about rescued by a spiky script and the adept cast....

Oprah Winfrey And Steven Spielberg Pose Together At 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' NY Premiere - Part 1

The cast and crew of restaurant drama 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' were seen arriving at the New York premiere held at the Ziegfeld Theater. Among them...

Helen Mirren Starrer "The Hundred-Foot Journey" Features Spicy Food And Cheesy Romance

Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg joined forces on the foodie comedy The Hundred-Foot Journey and celebrated the fruits of their labour Tuesday night at the...

Steven Spielberg Meme Fools Internet. Internet, You Are An Idiot

An internet meme that showed director Steven Spielberg lying next to an apparently dead triceratops, a dinosaur that became extinct 70 million years ago, has...

Advertisement

Steven Spielberg 'Jurassic Park' Photo Receives Backlash After Going Viral

When a 22 year-old behind the scenes photograph of 'Jurassic Park' emerged online, many people thought it was real.It seems some Facebook users can't take...

'Extant' Premiere: Gearing Up For Halle Berry's Space Adventure

Ready for Extant? The new science fiction series promises to shake up your expectations of the possibilities of a TV drama and take us on...

‘Earth To Echo’ Released, But Is This Family-Friendly Alien Adventure Worth Watching?

Heading to the movies this weekend? Many of you will be and, if film forecasts are correct, plenty of you will be headed to see...

Steven Spielberg's Cold War Thriller And Adaptation Of Roald Dahl's 'The BFG' Are Issued Release Dates

Two upcoming projects from the award-winning director Steven Spielberg take a big step closer in production.On Monday (June 16th) Disney and DreamWorks issued release dates...

Advertisement

Comments

Steven Spielberg Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Steven Spielberg

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All