Urban sci-fi thriller Attack the Block invades NYCC 2011


From the producers of Shaun of the Dead, winner of the Audience Award for Midnighters at SXSW 2011 and one of the best reviewed films of 2011, Attack the Block is a fast, funny, frightening action adventure movie that pits a teen street gang against an invasion of savage alien monsters. Join writer/director Joe Cornish and star John Boyega for a first look at the Attack the Block Blu-ray and DVD, at New York Comic-Con 2011.

Date: Saturday, October 15
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Jacob Javits Center, Room 1A22

Attack the Block centers on a teen gang in South London that must defend their block from an alien invasion. The sci-fi thriller stars Nick Frost, Jodie Whittaker, John Boyega, Luke Treadaway, Alex Esmail, Terry Notary, Paige Meade, Leeon Jones, Joey Ansah, Flaminia Cinque, Jumayn Hunter, Adam Leese, Franz Drameh, Lee Nicholas Harris, Chris Wilson, Danielle Vitalis, Simon Howard, Stephanie Street, Sammy Williams, Maggie McCarthy, Michael Ajao, Jacey Sallés, Arti Shah, Philip Harvey, Selom Awadzi, Karl Collins, Lee Long, Natasha Jonas, Jermaine Smith, Yvonne D’Alpra, Saffron Lashley, Gina Antwi and Haneen Hammou.

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Check out the trailer for Attack the Block below.