If you're a Quinten Tarantino fan, the wait is almost over. The controversial film director just released the first trailer for upcoming western "The Hateful Eight", which is set here in Wyoming.

The movie stars Kurt Russell as 19th century lawman in charge of escorting a violent criminal, played by Jennifer Jason Leigh, across the Cowboy State to stand trial. Along the way, they end up trapped in a blizzard with a roving cast of outlaws and vagabonds. The cast also features Samuel L. Jackson, Channng Tatum, Bruce Dern, Tim Roth and Michael Madsen. "The Hateful Eight" is slated to premiere nationwide on Christmas Day.