Leonardo DiCaprio has released the teaser poster for the highly anticipated summer film “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”, directed by Quentin Tarantino, on Monday- Along side his Oscar-winning co-star, Brad Pitt.
The final poster shows both men leaning against a wall, with DiCaprio having his hands crossed as he gazes off into oblivion while sporting a brown leather jacket and dark gray slacks. While, Pitt looks California cool in a yellow-collar shirt over a tucked white T-shirt and dark blue jeans.
However, the promotional cover did not sit well with fans as many of them have pointed out the heavily photo-shopped editing of the duo. Many of its viewers agreed DiCaprio and Pitt appeared to be heavily retouched. A few of the Social media reactions shared GIFs and memes that compares the poster to those of romantic comedies like “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days” to criticize its less than impressive cover. Regardless, fans are excited for the movies release and some are already taking hints that a trailer is on the way and will be out very soon.
“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”, features DiCaprio as Rick Dalton, the former star of a western TV series, and Pitt as his longtime stunt double, Cliff Booth. The film follows the duo as they navigate through Los Angeles during the Charles Manson family murders in 1969.
The ensemble cast includes Margot Robbie who plays as actress Sharon Tate, Al Pacino, Emile Hirsch, Damian Lewis, Bruce Dern, Dakota Fanning, Lena Dunham, James Marsden, Scoot McNairy, Timothy Olyphant, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, James Remar, Brenda Vaccaro, and Kurt Russell. The late Luke Perry, who passed away on March 4, will also make a final appearance in the movie.
“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” is set to hit theaters on July 26.