The trailer for "Free Guy," in which Ryan Reynolds plays a bank teller who begins to realize he's a character in a shoot-em-up video game, dropped today, and it features lots and lots of scenes in downtown Boston (and one under the Zakim in Charlestown) - although oddly it starts with somebody skydiving over what looks like Pittsburgh.
Reynolds walking to work with his security-guard pal:
An unusual round newsstand figures in several scenes - its shape no doubt dictated by the round monument to the Hungarian uprising it masks in Liberty Square:
If you've ever wondered what it would be like if a guy with a flamethrower walked down Devonshire Street, this is the movie for you:
Compare to Boston getting destroyed in the most recent Godzilla movie.