FOX Searchlight has released a movie trailer for Alexander Payne’s The Descendants, starring George Clooney. Judy Greer, Matthew Lillard, Beau Bridges and Robert Forster also star.
From Alexander Payne, the creator of the Oscar-winning SIDEWAYS, set in Hawaii, THE DESCENDANTS is a sometimes humorous, sometimes tragic journey for Matt King (George Clooney) an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family’s land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries.
Click over the jump to watch the trailer.
The Descendants is scheduled to hit theaters on December 16, 2011.
Watch the trailer in HD at Apple