New Theatrical Poster and Trailer for The Descendants Starring George Clooney
10.19.11 by BJSprecher
A new theatrical poster and trailer have been released online for one of the best-reviewed movies to debut at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival, director Alexander Payne's long-awaited follow-up to Sideways, The Descendants. Based on the book of the same name by Kaui Hart Hemmings, The Descendants stars George Clooney as Matt King, a wealthy Hawaiian land baron who is forced to re-examine his life and his relationship with his daughters (Shailene Woodley and Amara Miller) after his wife (Patricia Hastie) slips into a coma following a tragic boating accident off of Waikiki and he learns that she had been having an affair with a young real estate broker (Matthew Lillard).
The Descendants was adapted for the screen by Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash. Beau Bridges, Judy Greer, Robert Forster and Nick Krause also star.