Kim Jong Un Is Quite Lovable in Final Trailer for 'The Interview'

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The assassination plot thickens

Kim Jong Un has a soft spot for puppies in the final trailer for the forthcoming comedy The Interview.

In the film's latest promo, TV personality Dave Skylark (James Franco) and his producer (Seth Rogen) get to know the North Korean leader, whom they are supposed to assassinate. But Dave is having second thoughts about completing the mission. 

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In a scene from the trailer, Dave and Kim Jong Un bond over their mutual adoration for a surprising song.

The film was co-directed by Rogen and Evan Goldberg, based on a script they wrote with Dan Sterling (Girls). Lizzy Caplan co-stars.

Columbia Pictures releases the film on Christmas Day. 

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