Fans of Will Eisner's comic book series about a masked vigilante fighting crime known simply as "The Spirit" have been given the chance to get a glimpse to the movie adaptation through the release of its teaser trailer. They have been given thorough explanation about the modification has to be done for the film by Frank Miller, the filmmaker himself. And since April 21, they have been offered a chance to win a trip to Comic Con San Diego to see exclusive content of "Spirit". Now, the contest is nearing to its final closing hour.
The entry period of the "I'm on My Way" sweepstakes that has become a part of the action movie promotional effort will ends in less than two days on June 13, 2008 at 11:59 P.M. ET. Hence, for those who still wish to take participation in the contest should grab "The Spirit" trailer widget, "The Spidget" which is posted below or on the movie's official Widget page as soon as possible.
As a reminder, this sweepstakes offers a grand prize of four-day/three-night trip for two to San Diego, California to attend Comic-Con 2008 that is worth about $4,500. The winner will be determined from the number of views he/she has collected in their 'Spidget' which means contestant whose 'Spidget' has the most views will be heading to San Diego. To get informed whether one is still in the running for the prize, participant can check out the 'Leaderboard'.
From the man behind "Sin City" comes a new comic book adaptation movie "The Spirit". The film starred by Gabriel Macht, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson and Eva Mendes tells the story of Denny Colt, a young cop who returns from the dead as The Spirit to get rid of the crime in Central City. In this film, he is in a mission to bring down his arch nemesis, the Octopus, while dealing with a league of seductive women who have different intentions regarding him. The Lions Gate Films' flick is set for December 25 release.