WATCH: Bad Hermione! Emma Watson In ‘The Bling Ring’ Trailer

Emma Watson in 'The Bling Ring'

Emma Watson in ‘The Bling Ring’

Here’s a thing that emerged just before the weekend, but bears a look if you haven’t seen it. The Bling Ring (as we reported earlier in the year) is the new movie from Sofia Coppola – of The Virgin Suicides and Lost In Translation fame – and retells the true story of a gang of young Los Angeles criminals who chose to rob the houses of young well-to-do, well-known people, like Lindsay Lohan, Orlando Bloom, Paris Hilton and Miranda Kerr.

People like Emma Watson, in fact.

So it’s all kinds of fun to see her pop up as the leader of that gang, all pouty and sexy and stealy. Take a look:

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Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2. He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage. Fraser invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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