Friday, July 16, 2010

New Trailer for The Town, a Film Adaptation of The Prince of Thieves by Ben Hogan

Prince of Thieves by Chuck Hogan
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Warner Bros. has released a new trailer for its upcoming film The Town, based on the 2004 crime novel Prince of Thieves by Chuck Hogan. Ben Affleck co-wrote the script, stars in and directs the film. You can watch the trailer on the Apple iTunes Movie website.

The Town hits theaters September 17th. New trade paperback and mass market paperback editions of Prince of Thieves, renamed The Town and featuring Ben Affleck on the cover, go on sale August 24th.

About The Town (from the studio): Doug MacRay (Ben Affleck) is an unrepentant criminal, the de facto leader of a group of ruthless bank robbers who pride themselves in stealing what they want and getting out clean. With no real attachments, Doug never has to fear losing anyone close to him. But that all changed on the gang's latest job, when they briefly took a hostage -- bank manager, Claire Keesey (Rebecca Hall). Though they let her go unharmed, Claire is nervously aware that the robbers know her name ... and where she lives. But she lets her guard down when she meets an unassuming and rather charming man named Doug ... not realizing that he is the same man who only days earlier had terrorized her. The instant attraction between them gradually turns into a passionate romance that threatens to take them both down a dangerous, and potentially deadly, path.

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