The Full "West Side Story" Trailer Has Been Released, And People Are Noticing How Little Ansel Elgort Is In It

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Something's Coming: The first full-length trailer for West Side Story has just been released.

The Spielberg-directed remake stars Rachel Zegler as Maria and Ansel Elgort (more on him later) as Tony. It'll hit theaters on Dec. 10, a year after it was originally due to be released.

Maria surrounded by a group of people dancing
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The trailer opens with Maria singing "Tonight" and sounding gorge, before we get a bit of whistling.

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We also see Rachel donning the iconic white Maria dress.

Maria looking at herself in a mirror
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And we get some glimpses of Ansel as Tony — especially in the dance scene. He says about three words in the trailer.

There's a chance that he also says,

There's a chance that he also says, "Who are you?" but his back is facing the camera, so I can't quite tell.

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Overall, the trailer looks highly ~ dramatic ~, with plenty of quick flashes of more to come.

A group of women in what looks like a department store
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Some were excited:

Especially over Rachel's role:

However, some noticed how little Ansel appeared in the trailer.

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Last year, a Twitter user claimed that Ansel sexually assaulted her in 2014, when she was 17.

Ansel's character standing next to Maria and another woman at a dance

Ansel denied the allegations via an Instagram post.

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So, fans think the allegations may have something to do with his lack of appearance in the trailer.

What did you think of the trailer? LMK in the comments!