First Trailer and Poster for Aaron Eckhart’s The Expatriate Fights Online

Aaron Eckhart in The Expatriate (2012) Movie Image

I love almost everything about this trailer for director Philipp Stölzl’s actioner “The Expatriate”, especially Aaron Eckhart as an ex-CIA dude trying to live a normal life, who must go back to his old ways when bad guys want him dead. There are two things about this trailer that I am not a big fan of, though — the potentially very annoying teenage daughter played by Liana Liberato and the generic action sounds whenever Eckhart punches someone. I mean, it’s the exact same sound throughout the trailer. I seriously hope this isn’t the case for the movie, cause it’s incredibly cheap. Other than that? I’m looking forward to this one, as familiar and well-tread as it obviously is. What can I say? I’m a sucker for this kind of movie.

An ex-CIA agent and his estranged daughter are forced on the run when his employers mark them both for termination as part of a wide-reaching international conspiracy.

Also starring Olga Kurylenko, Kate Linder, Neil Napier, Garrick Hagon, Eric Godon, and David Bark-Jones.

As for a release date, that’s a bit muddy. The fact that a trailer surfaced overseas first would seem to indicate this is going to be one of those movies that has a 50-50 chance of opening theatrically Stateside (which is disappointing). We shall have to wait and see.

Get more images and videos in our “The Expatriate” preview page.

The Expatriate (2012) Movie Poster

Via : The Hollywood News



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  • Debo4735

    This looks GOOD!

  • http://www.beyondhollywood.com/ Dedpool

    Bring it! Love Exkhart, and he’s a convincing badass!!

  • peimeilotus

    I don’t know who you are. I don’t know what you want. If you are looking for ransom, I can tell you I don’t have money. But what I do have are a very particular set of skills; skills I have acquired over a very long career. Skills that make me a nightmare for people like you. If you let my daughter go now, that’ll be the end of it. I will not look for you, I will not pursue you. But if you don’t, I will look for you, I will find you, and I will kill you.

  • Bob

    Weinstein Company are distributing the movie theatrically in the US in October 2012 through their Radius-TWC. I saw this trailer at AFM – it’s a leaked trade trailer, not the actual one. I thought it was quite good actually.