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Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close - film trailer

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close poster

Based on the acclaimed novel of the same name, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close tells the story of one young boy’s journey from heartbreaking loss to the healing power of self-discovery, set against the backdrop of the tragic events of September 11.

Eleven-year-old Oskar Schell is an exceptional child: amateur inventor, Francophile, pacifist.

And after finding a mysterious key that belonged to his father, who died in the World Trade Center on 9/11, he embarks on an exceptional journey – an urgent, secret search through the five boroughs of New York. As Oskar roams the city, he encounters a motley assortment of humanity, who are all survivors in their own ways.

The film, directed by Stephen Daldry, stars Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock and Thomas Horn.

Watch the trailer below.

UK release: 3 February 2012

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