The trailer is worth watching because it raises a lot of questions about trailers.
"No, I like it in here."
The real voiceover master was Don LaFontaine (1940-2008). He was known as "Thunder Throat" and "The Voice of God." He was also the guy who invented the line, "In a world where..." He recorded those words thousands of times, having made over 5,000 trailers.
Don LaFontaine: One man, in a land, in a time, in a world... All his own.Here's his story in his own words.
Here's some other people's stories, as well.
Okay, so I'm a sucker for a good trailer. Here's one manufactured from the Vandelay Industries sequence of Seinfeld.
And just one more, the thriller, Hello Newman.
First posted: 18 June 2012