Ultra Culture exclusive: ‘The Boys Are Back’ to play at LFF

Friday August 7th 2009


The full programme of this year’s London Film Festival isn’t being announced until the Press Launch on the 9th September, so until then the only two films that have been confirmed are the opening night film (Fantastic Mr. Fox) and the closing night film (Nowhere Boy).

We can exclusively confirm, however, that the Clive Owen father-son dramafest The Boys are Back (trailer here) will be showing at this year’s festival, following its limited US release in September.

Just how did we get this exciting nugget of exclusivity, you ask? Was it months of undercover work? Did we get pally with the festival director? Did we sleep with just the right number of PR people?

Nope, they accidentally put it in the trailer: