Empire featured in ‘The Rite’ trailer
The opening track from Disappear Here has been chosen for the the trailer for the forthcoming Anthony Hopkins film, The Rite. The version used is a special edit which been taken from the forthcoming ‘Widescreen Edition’ of the album which is due for release on the 22nd of November.
Inspired by true events, “The Rite” follows skeptical seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O’Donoghue), who reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While in Rome, he meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith. Directed by Mikael Hafstroem (“1408″), “The Rite” is a supernatural thriller that uncovers the devil’s reach to even one of the holiest places on Earth.
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PS We hasten to add that we didn’t write ALL of the music in the trailer and we’ve haven’t been recording choirs in between gigs. Not yet anyway..