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'Ender's Game' Teaser: Harrison Ford Is Kony of the Future

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When aliens threaten another invasion against Earth, Harrison Ford suggests mankind find "a new kind of soldier. One who doesn't think the way we think, fear the things we fear--one the enemy would never expect." Instead of dogs or the mentally ill, they go with children, because that's the questionable creative decision Orson Scott Card made for his 1985 sci-fi classic, Ender's Game. As promised last week, here's the first teaser for X-Men Origins: Wolverine director Gavin Hood's adaptation of the novel, which sees Hugo's Asa Butterfield as the future's greatest hope for a child commander.

I'm not all that sure how accurate it looks compared to the book, but from what I've heard of 12-year-olds reacting to intense battle simulations, I'll tell you it sounds nothing like XBox Live:

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  • December 5, 2012
    From EntertainmentWeekly, here's a first look at Ender's Game, Gavin Hood's adaptation of the 1985 Orson Scott Card sci-fi novel of the same name. Hugo's Asa Butterfield stars as the titular gamist, while Harrison Ford plays his instructor, Colonel Graff, with all the familiar,... / Continue →
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