If you want to complain about The Spirit movie marketing campaign to date – and the general look of the character – seems to me the beef would be that Denny Colt in costume looks more like The Shadow than The Spirit. Anyone else see that?
Meanwhile, as we eagerly wait for the first trailer on April 19, here is a photo of the first billboard campaign, photographed by IESB.net reader “Mike” and brought to our attention by another great site Comics2Film.com.
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