July 22, 2017  

First Glimpses of Steven Spielberg's 'Adventures of Tintin' Unveiled

November 1, 2010 (8:56 am) GMT
Twelve pieces of a picture from the movie were unveiled one by one, giving clues to Tintin's hair, shirt and shoe.
First Glimpses of Steven Spielberg's 'Adventures of Tintin' Unveiled

Paramount Pictures is teasing "Tintin" fans by sharing pieces of the first picture from "" via Empire Online. The twelve pieces give glimpses of Tintin's hair, blue sweater, shoe as well as his dog Snowy.

Steven Spielberg directed a live-action footage, upon which the animation will be based, a year ago. The footage was then handed off to Peter Jackson and WETA, who went to work animating CGI footage based upon Spielberg's work.

The film will depict Tintin's () first encounter with Captain Haddock () and the discovery of a clue to the treasure of his ancestor Sir Francis Haddock. They set out to find it with protection from a prison escapee who tried to get the treasure as well as Detectives Thomson () and Thompson ().

is also among the cast ensemble, starring as the nefarious Red Rackham. This family adventure movie has secured December 23, 2011 slot for its U.S. release schedule.

Photo: First Glimpses of Steven Spielberg's 'Adventures of Tintin' Unveiled

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo Are Asked to Tie the Knot at 'DotS' Theme Park
  2. New Couple Alert! Brooklyn Beckham and Madison Beer Are Dating
  3. 'Gambit' Is Being Reworked Following Success of 'Deadpool' and 'Logan'
  4. Rob Kardashian Returns to Twitter to Post Photo of Daughter Dream
  5. 'Home Alone' Actor John Heard Dies at 72
  6. Comic-Con: 'The Walking Dead' First Season 8 Trailer Teases Major Time Jump
  7. Jeremy Meeks and Chloe Green Make Out During L.A. Coffee Run: We Are in Love
  8. Beyonce's Madame Tussauds Wax Figure 'Adjusted' After Whitewashing Controversy