No matter how you feel about Roman Polanski, it's not really debatable whether he's a talented director. In his latest film, The Ghost Writer,
Making matters worse is that McGregor also finds himself fearing for his life after he finds out the previous ghost writer died (suicide? murder?) while on the job. Ewan was at The Sydney Film Festival in June for the press premiere and said he was excited by the movie's political storyline. The trailer's extremely engaging, and the movie itself looks stylish and fast-paced (be sure to listen up for Kim Cattrall, who was actually born in England, sporting a British accent). To judge the trailer for yourself and let me know if you'll be seeing The Ghost Writer.