'Monuments Men' Trailer: George Clooney Enlists Matt Damon for World War II Mission (Video)

The film, which follows a platoon that took back art from Nazis, is set for release on Dec. 18.

Matt Damon, George Clooney and few good men are tasking themselves with stealing art and saving historical buildings from the clutches of a Nazi rampage during World War II. 

The first trailer for The Monuments Men has debuted, already drawing comparisons to Inglourious Basterds and The Dirty Dozen

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The clip shows some wry banter between the two leads along with cameo appearances by Bill Murray and John Goodman.

The movie, which also features Jean Dujardin and Cate Blanchett, is directed and produced by Clooney. 

Monuments Men is set to be released on Dec. 18.