Official Full-Length Trailer for Luc Besson's Adèle Blanc-Sec
We're one of the few sites that has been consistently featuring the teasers and photos for Les Aventures Extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec, the French period action-adventure movie from Luc Besson. One reason is that I'm a big Luc Besson fan and love almost all of his work. The other reason is that this actually looks awesome, like a big budget Indiana Jones-style adventure with a female lead set in France, simple as that. Twitch (via SlashFilm) just discovered that the first full-length trailer has debuted online (via Yahoo France) and can be seen below. It's still in French (no subtitles), but it looks fantastic. Check it out below!
Watch the teaser trailer for Les Aventures Extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec:
You can also watch the Adèle Blanc-Sec trailer in High Definition on Yahoo France
The story is about Adele Blanc-Sec (played by Louise Bourgoin), an "an intrepid young reporter" who will go to any lengths to achieve her aims, including sailing to Egypt to tackle mummies of all shapes and sizes. The odd thing is that IMDb calls this an animated movie "set in the early party of the 20th century and focused on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions." It's definitely not animated, though. She's fighting a pterodactyl in this because that's what she does in the comics this is based on. We're not sure when it's coming to the US, but we will be keeping our eye out for it!
Reader Feedback - 29 Comments
I too love Luc Besson. This looks wild and cool. Louise Bourgoin is very sexy. Can't wait for it to make it's way State side. Thanks for showing this.
Moviegimp on Mar 20, 2010
Honk if you saw boobies.
dRailer on Mar 20, 2010
Interesting...not really sure what to think of it. Not to be immature but if you pause her in the bath you can totally see her tits. Wish there was some subs so I could tell what the hell is going on though.
Cody w on Mar 20, 2010
honk! the movie looks good - i just wish it was in english.
beavis on Mar 20, 2010
Release it in the States with good english subtitles, and I'll be a happy camper!
Xerxex on Mar 20, 2010
Bill Brasky on Mar 20, 2010
nice boobies 😀
qweqwu on Mar 20, 2010
Gabs on Mar 20, 2010
harhar on Mar 20, 2010
I'll need to see a few more [good] trailers to convince me this will even be worth renting, let alone seeing in theaters.
Nicholas Oliver on Mar 20, 2010
Seems everyone picked up on the breasts, I think the French are maybe more liberal with that sort of thing. It looks a pretty mental film, reminds me a lot of Moebius or other BD comics which is no bad thing.
Crapola on Mar 20, 2010
*rolls eyes* Men...it's just some tits. lol I'm very interested, need some subtitles though!
Sabes on Mar 20, 2010
This dude said the Batman 3 viral that started yesterday was a fake and said there was no script...in reality I think his only source was me sending all the info to Slashfilm and them sending it to him... He has no basis except for opinion that it is fake....Chris Nolan said there was musing all the way back in 2008 for the 3rd film, which I take as a rough outline...recent reports claim Jonah is working on the script...you really think they would release a report and say he was just working on it?...the first draft is 100% finished and is being ironed out...villains chosen ect....42 ENT started the Viral bc there will be a announcement on April Fools just like in 2007....TDK Viral started on March 17th 2007...this viral started on March 16th 2010...the second TDK viral was 4/1/07...this years clues point to 4/1/10....and the postage was from the same city as all the TDK postages from their virals....I dont know what else you need...just wait till April Fools and well see whats fake and whats not...I'm betting we get a film name on that date.
RDJ on Mar 20, 2010
waits for American remake 😉
OCP on Mar 20, 2010
Ummm interesting #13 but I dont see any relevance of that to this thread whatsoever.
Cody w on Mar 20, 2010
Brian on Mar 20, 2010
Wasn't there another Adèle Blanc-Sec movie a few years back?
Bill Brasky on Mar 20, 2010
Luc is a genius.
Ambient on Mar 21, 2010
Apparently, Adele is seeking for a mumy's knowledge in order to save her sister (that's for le Aegyptian part of the trailer). In the meantime, a pterodactyle is threatening Paris (that's for the Parisian part of the trailer). I can't tell if there is a link between these two plots. Adele Blanc-Sec is a famous comic character in France (and Tardi a famous comic author as well). It looks fantastic. I may be wrong but did you notice the reference to Tintin at the very beginning of the trailer, with the small broken-armed statuette on the floor?
Jeckos150 on Mar 21, 2010
That looks like a it will be well worth seeing, theres something about a French woman donning a moe, I am sure I have seen that on screen before.....hmm maybe it just looked odd and thats all.
DiR3cT on Mar 21, 2010
Looks pretty neat to me. The mummy scenes made me laugh. I should brush up on my French.
Lar on Mar 21, 2010
Honk, Honk, This film looks intresting to say the least, I think it will only get limited veiwing unless they dub the film. It look is abit B movie type and the SFX look a bit cheap. But I do say myself that i like Luc Besson films I have Just watched District 13 which i enjoyed.
Cineprog on Mar 21, 2010
Frank on Mar 22, 2010
The game is : did you recognize Mathieu Amalric (playing the villain in the last James Bond) in the trailer ?
brou on Mar 22, 2010
what kind of bees make milk?
radiogorillaz on Mar 22, 2010
I can't wait!!!
Johnny Neat on Mar 22, 2010
red band trailer
jont on Mar 22, 2010
night at the museum in france plus boobs
tans on Mar 31, 2010
@Jeckos150 I may be wrong but did you notice the reference to Tintin at the very beginning of the trailer, with the small broken-armed statuette on the floor? Yep, i noticed too, it's the statuette from Tintin 🙂
Rdjansz on Jul 27, 2010
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