The first trailer for the upcoming fantasy adventure INKHEART has been launched this weekend by New Line via their new official website. The film stars Brendan Fraser, Eliza Bennett, Paul Bettany, Jim Broadbent, Helen Mirren, Andy Serkis, Rafi Gavron and Sienna Guillory. Iain Softley directed the fantasy. Playwright David Lindsay-Abaire scripted the bigscreen adaptation of German author Cornelia Funke's fantasy novel, the first of a trilogy. The second novel Inkspell was published last fall and the third tale Inkdawn will hit book shelves in 2008.
To see the new trailer, new site and concept art, click the link above..
Plot Concept: "Inkheart" revolves around a girl whose father has the power to bring characters from books to life by reading aloud. When a villainous ruler and his band of rogues from a children's fable kidnap the man, his daughter and her friends, both real and imaginary, must rescue him.
INKHEART hits theaters March 19, 2008.