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'The Lodger' Welcomes First Trailer

November 12, 2008 (4:01 am) GMT
The redo of Alfred Hitchcock's 1927 classic thriller, 'The Lodger', has been previewed through a brand new trailer.
'The Lodger' Welcomes First Trailer

The trailer for David Ondaatje's "" has arrived. Giving a sneak peek into the mystery thriller, the short video footage shares glimpses of the troubled detective played by in attempting to solve the serial killing case, and of a relationship between a landlady portrayed by and her lodger starred by .

A re-imagining of Alfred Hitchcock's 1927 film, "The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog", this new film is set in Los Angeles and is told in two converging plot lines. On one story, it follows a disturbing relationship between Ellen Bunting, an emotionally disturbed landlady, and Malcolm Slaight, a mysterious stranger who becomes her lodger. The other follows a grizzled detective trying to find a serial killer, whose method of killing is identical to Jack the Ripper's, before he slaughters more Sunset Strip's prostitutes.

Directed, produced and written by David Ondaatje, "The Lodger" will be distributed in limited theaters across U.S. on December 31.

"The Lodger" Trailer:


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