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'Dredd' Debuts Motion Poster Ahead of Comic-Con Screening

July 4, 2012 (2:33 am) GMT
It has been announced that 'Dredd' will hold an advance screening event with Karl Urban during the preview night of the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con.

Lionsgate Films has unleashed a motion poster to promote its upcoming comic book movie, "". The one-sheet offers a quick glimpse at 's lead character shooting a wall with his trusty gun. It also has a hashtag that reads, "#JudgmentIsComing."

At the same time the poster made its way out onto the web, Lionsgate announced that it would be hosting a screening event for "Dredd" at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con. The advance screening would be held during the convention's preview night on Thursday, July 11.

Taking place at Reading Cinemas Gaslamp. 701 5th Ave., San Diego, the screening would be held at 10 o'clock in the evening. Lead actor Urban would be on hand to introduce the special screening event before serving as a moderator during a Masters of the Web panel the following day.

An adaptation of John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra's comic strip, "Dredd" follows the titular character who is the most feared judge among other elite Street Judges in Mega City One. He has the power to enforce the law, sentence offenders and execute them on the spot if necessary.

Joining Urban in the cast ensemble are as Anderson, as Ma-Ma, Langley Kirkwood as Judge Lex, Francis Chouler as Judge Guthrie, and Deobia Oparei as Judge T.J. Alvarez. Directed by Pete Travis, the R-rated film is due to open in the U.S. on September 21.



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