An Early Death Sentence Peek

By Paul Fischer Sunday July 29th 2007 05:02PM

At a special breakfast Saturday morning, Fox Atomic, the studio unveiled its nee trailer for the revenge thriller "Death Sentence" and some exclusive new footage.

Introduced by director James Wan [of Saw fame], this Death Wish-style thriller casts Kevin Bacon as an ordinary family guy who seeks revenge following a family tragedy. A psychological thriller, the first clip showed the set up and circumstances that lead to the main plot of the film, set in a gas station.

Other clips reveal much gunfire, a shoot out and a clip called 'From Bathroom to Banister. The film looks visually dazzling and kinetic and could the Australian Saw director into a major A-list director.

The film opens August 31st.