Film trailer: 'Jack the Giant Killer'The first trailer for Jack the Giant Killer was released December 15, offering a glimpse into the fairy tale world of towering beanstalks and giants.

Directed by Bryan Singer (The Usual Suspects, Valkyrie, X-Men), the story follows a young farmer who must rescue a princess kidnapped by a vengeful race of giants.

This teaser’s footage opens with Jack being handed magic beans that have the power to change the world and reignite an ancient battle which he unwittingly unleashes, having to face the fiery tree-wielding monsters in order to save the kingdom, win the love of the princess and become a legend.

The fantasy adventure stars Ewan McGregor (The Ghost Writer), Ian McShane (Pirates of the Caribbean), Stanley Tucci (Burlesque) as a villain, Bill Nighy (Harry Potter) as a two-headed giant, and Nicholas Hoult (X-Men: First Class) in the role of Jack..

Jack the Giant Killer opens in 3D IMAX on June 15 in North America and the UK followed by more European markets through June. — AFP RELAXNEWS