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Check Out The Goon 30 Second Trailer

This is going to be good.

Are you reading Eric Powell's The Goon? MTV got the teaser trailer and we're finally getting a look at the movie that was first mentioned in June of 2008. I'm not sure about the CG look and how it might alter the essence of Powell's art but watching this gives you sense at how 'fun' it could be. 
 
 

 
 Maybe you can tell but Franky is voiced by Paul Giamatti. If you're going to San Diego Comic-Con, the movie produced by David Fincher will have a panel Friday evening.
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Posted by ComicCrazy

WOW that looks pretty funny. Ha love the animation .
Posted by excalibur5150

That looks really funny, sick and twisted... I like it!
Posted by Chaos Burn

animation reminds me of Team Fortress 2 trailers...
 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PyNuriXG3BQ

Posted by dondasch

Finally !  Looking forward to this.

Posted by DeathinFire

I think awesome just crawled into my eyes and slapped my brain.

Posted by Mediant

Crazy how a 40 second trailer can completely change your mind about something. This looks surprisingly good.

Posted by longbowhunter

I like the Goon. Hope this movie is as fun as the books.
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Posted by bllybtsn

I think Eric Powell is actually writing this and I trust him not to screw this up completely. It looks really really good so far. Can't wait to see the finished product.

Posted by wallymonster

wow. pretty rad. I wish they played down the "plastic-ness" of the 3d animation a bit. Gave some more texture and grit to it. Feels like action figures that are moving.  
 
I had no idea they were making a movie of this series. So excited. This could be the next wallace and gromit

Posted by Hamz

That looks great.

Posted by Sobe Cin

Wallace and Grommit meet Zombies; that looks really good. However I nothing about the Goon.
Posted by skaarason

so is this a dvd or a show ?

Posted by Kid_Zombie

I love how they just took the art from the comic and made it into a 3d animated movie. Looks amazing!

Posted by Bobby X

This looks like a lot of fun. The look of it turned out a lot better than I thought it would and the voice acting sounds stellar. 
I'm definitely on board.
Posted by Mumbles

cool

Posted by AcidKid

Clancy Brown as Goon and Paul Giamatti as Franky. Awesome Voicecast!

Posted by rlmay3

This looks amazing!! I really wish this was going to be a TV show simply because a movie just isn't enough!

Posted by Dracade102

Eric Powell's a Genius.
Posted by The_Warlord

Hahahaha, this looks awesome!

Posted by goldenkey

cool

Posted by NightFang
@ComicCrazy said:
" WOW that looks pretty funny. Ha love the animation . "
Posted by adribones

looks AMAZING!
Posted by Comiclove5
@skaarason said:
"so is this a dvd or a show ? "

A Movie movie.
Posted by CaptainCockblock

I always imagined that Franky would be voiced by Tom Kenny doing a Brooklyn accent, but Paul Giamatti did a WAY better job then what I expected.

Posted by MetatronDaDon

coolest ...name...ever

Posted by Pizawle

Looks like a fun, humorous film.

Posted by Nahero

im totally seeing that 

Posted by The Mighty Monarch

The only Goon I've ever read was Dethklook vs. The Goon. That said, this trailer makes me really want to see the movie and read the comic. 
Also, anybody know what that song was?

Posted by pakx
@Dracade102 said:
" Eric Powell's a Genius. "
kew tee eff, sir.
Posted by bobagentofhydra

three most important things in life women, booze, and the Goon!!!! Knife to the eye!!!!!

Posted by RandomAtom

Love the style. Love the series (even if it takes forever between books). Anyone else for a Chimichanga cameo?