Sofia Coppola's 'Somewhere' – trailer preview
On the evidence of this early trailer, Sofia Coppola is working within her comfort zone for her latest movie
Whether you like her movies or not (and, let's be frank, they're an acquired taste), Coppola does have a rare ability to tease out career-best performances from her leads. We must admit to being intrigued and just a little frightened at the prospect of seeing if she's able to coax something formidable from terminal under-achiever, Stephen Dorff. Here, Dorff plays a bad-boy actor who decides to re-assess his priorities when visited by his estranged 11-year-old daughter played by Elle Fanning. It's the kind of movie that's tough to judge from the trailer – but what's evident is that Coppola is very much within her comfort zone: Dorff's character comes across like a younger version of Bill Murray in ‘Lost In Translation'.
Take a look for yourself at the trailer below. The film opens in the UK in March 2011 but should have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival in September.
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