John is an extraordinary teen, masking his true identity and passing as a typical high school student to elude a deadly enemy seeking to destroy him. Three like him have already been killed... he is Number Four.
I have to admit I wasn't jumping out of my seat when I saw the first trailer for I Am Number Four (directed by Disturbia's D.J. Caruso). In general, I tend to be underwhelmed by the movies that come out in the first few months of the year and this looked like a potential disappointing sci-fi bomb.
That all changed the night of the Super Bowl...
The publicity gurus at Dreamworks hooked me in with a new trailer that focused more on the budding romance between John and Sarah... otherwise known as hunky heartthrob Alex Pettyfer and
Yup. Kudos to you, publicists. I'm definitely seeing this now.
I Am Number Four arrives in theaters this Friday, February 18th.