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Jan 10, 2012
Ryan Reynolds Really Wants You to Think He's Jason Bourne
This new poster for the upcoming Denzel Washington/Ryan Reynolds spy movie Safe House started popping up in movie theaters over the holiday season. While the teaser poster just showed Washington, this one adds Reynolds to the equation. And if your reaction was, "Hm, that looks really familiar..." here's why:
Clearly, the studio wants you to subconsciously say to yourself, "Oh, I know that movie, and I like that movie!" I don't know... Reynolds doesn't make that convincing a Bourne on that poster. Here's hoping Safe House is even a fraction as good as The Bourne Ultimatum...
Though I post here under the name Tanner, my real name is Matthew Bradford, and I'm a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. I'm coauthor of the graphic novel Night and Fog and I co-wrote and co-produced the 2014 horror feature Dead Within.