The Vintage Trailer of the Day is Too Rich to Kill

Every day, come rain or shine or internet tubes breaking, Film School Rejects showcases a trailer from the past.

Today is James Dean’s birthday! Everyone should celebrate by watching this oil-covered trailer and then heading out to see the movie.

This flick was nominated for Best Picture back in 1956 (released after Dean’s death a year earlier) but ridiculously lost to Around the World in 80 Days. Still, it’s legacy as a fantastic film lives on, and it even acted as a forerunner for There Will Be Blood.

This is Texas.

Think you know what it is? Check the trailer out for yourself:

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A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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