Watch Leonardo DiCaprio wrestle a bear in intense trailer for 'The Revenant'

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From the looks of the new trailer for The Revenant, this will not be a relaxing movie-watching experience.

In fact, you may find yourself holding your breath as you view the extremely intense two and a half minute preview of Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy's new flick.

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Though the film is set in the 1820s, it has an apocalyptic feel thanks to all the war scenes, bear fighting and unkempt beards. Directed by Oscar-winning Birdman filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu, The Revenant follows frontiersman Hugh Glass (DiCaprio) as he sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.

One of the only lines DiCaprio says in the trailer really sets up what audiences are in for when the film hits theaters in Jan. 2016. "I ain't afraid to die anymore, I've done it already," the 40-year-old actor proclaims.

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From there, the momentum builds as DiCaprio's heavy breathing is set to an epic score.

Could this role finally earn him an Oscar of his own?


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