“Gangster Squad” Trailer Featuring Movie Theater Shooting Scene Being Removed From “The Dark Knight Rises”

Posted Jul 20, 2012

You know those movie trailers that play before a movie starts? Before “The Dark Knight Rises” starts playing on a movie screen, watchers were shown a trailer for the movie “Gangster Squad.” Gangster Squad is an upcoming movie set in 1949 about a Mafia godfather that runs Los Angeles. The movie stars Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, and Emma Stone. Unfortunately one of the scenes features a movie theater shooting scene. Warner Brothers has decided to pull the trailer from “The Dark Knight Rises” due to the recent shooting that occurred in Aurora, Colorado. Nikki Fenke at Deadline Hollywood requested Warner Brothers to have the trailer removed from the movie. Below is the trailer: