The Paperboy is not the prequel to the upcoming animated short Paperman. It's a whole real movie with actors and dialogue! The trailer for The Paperboy has debuted, courtesy of Yahoo! Movies. Take a look:
The film comes from Precious director Lee Daniels. It stars Zac Efron (The Lucky One) and Matthew McConaughey (Magic Mike) as brothers investigating a murder in order to exonerate a death row inmate, played by John Cusack. Nicole Kidman, Macy Gray, and David Oyelowo also star.
The film is based on the novel of the same name by Pete Dexter. After it competed for the Palme D'Or at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, viewers can see The Paperboy in theaters October 5.