May 14, 2011 06:27:09 GMT
The newly-released preview offers scenes where Marsden relocates to Kate Bosworth's hometown and some people throw fire to his house.
The first trailer for "Straw Dogs" has hit the web. The newly-released video opens with a scene where some people attack James Marsden's house. Then, it sees moments in the past where Marsden starts his life in Kate Bosworth's hometown.
The thriller follows David and Amy Sumner, a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, who return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father's death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts re-emerge with the locals, including Amy's ex-boyfriend Charlie (Alexander Skarsgard), leading to a violent confrontation.
In addition to the above-mentioned actors, James Woods, Dominic Purcell, and Willa Holland take the supporting roles. The Rod Lurie-directed movie will hit U.S. theaters on September 16.