the killing trailer AMC still not giving too much away about 'The Killing'

The good news: AMC has a new trailer for its 2011 drama “The Killing.”

The bad news: It’s about as ambiguous as 23 seconds of new footage can get.

But those 22 seconds sure are pretty. There’s a washed out field, Mireille Enos (“Big Love”) looking contemplative and Michelle Forbes (“Battlestar Galactica,” “True Blood”) looking sad.

(All of the mystery shouldn’t be much of a surprise. This is the same network responsible for “Mad Men’s” misleading previews.)

Based on a Danish miniseries of the same name (“Forbrydelsen”), the U.S. incarnation of “The Killing” premieres in March, with each of the 13 episodes chronicling an entire day of a murder investigation. Here are a few snippets of day 1:

In AMC’s defense, they are a bit more forthcoming in this behind-the-scenes promo that breaks down the series’ three primary storylines, with help from executive producer Venna Sud.

Posted by:Mikey O'Connell