Remember when I wrote in the Oblivion trailer story that sci-fi narratives set on a post-apocalyptic Earth are less-than-original? This kind of solidifies my point. As soon as the trailer for the Tom Cruise thriller hits the Web, Sony follows up with their own post-apocalyptic trailer that happens to star the high-powered duo of Will and Jaden Smith.
Trailer: Will Smith and Son, Jaden, are Afraid of What They Find 'After Earth'
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Sean is a film journalist who has covered the industry since 1998. He's a regular film reviewer for The Washington Post and a daily contributor to Movies.com and Fandango, Senior Film Critic for AMC's FilmCritic.com, a contributor to USA Today, and the Arts & Entertainment Editor for the Carolina Weekly Newspaper Group. He is a longstanding member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA), the Online Film Critics Society (OFCS), and the Southeastern Film Critics Association (SEFCA). As the father of two bustling boys, Sean's often exhausted but impossibly happy and immeasurably proud.