The first trailer for Hobo With a Shotgun was, of course, technically a fake trailer. With the first trailer that actually corresponds to a movie coming out, it looks like director Jason Eisener wanted us to see the deeply human side of the hobo.
This is perfect for Rutger Hauer, the unnerving master of all things uncomfortable. The look that he gives in this is the human equivalent of chugging a big gulp of curdled milk.
Just for fun, we’re putting the trailers up side by side for a comparison. Both battle for bloody supremacy, but only one of them is doing it for the kids.*
*Trailers not suitable for children.
The newest trailer featuring Hauer (from that handsome devil Quint at Aint it Cool News):
The original fake trailer that played before Grindhouse, featuring David Brunt:
Hobo with a Shotgun is slated for a 2011 release.
What say you?