‘Southside With You’ Trailer: The Obamas’ First Date Goes Pretty Well
“You and I share a lot of the same interests.” And eventually they’d share the title of America’s First Couple. Here’s the first trailer for Southside With You, the story of the first date — “This is not a date” — of Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson on a summer’s day in 1989 Chiacgo. Suffice it so say, things went well.
Michelle (Tika Sumpter) initially isn’t all that thrilled that her law firm’s new summer associate from Harvard (Parker Sawyers) has invited her to a… Read
‘Minute To Win It’s Smart Dog Media Bringing China’s ‘Super Combat Teams’ To U.S.
EXCLUSIVE: Under a deal with Small World IFT, Minute To Win It maker Smart Dog Media is developing interactive primetime stunt-battle format, Super Combat Teams, for the U.S. market. Originally a Chinese format, it’s handled internationally by Los Angeles- and London-based Small World which recently acquired rights outside Germany and China (see trailer below).
China's Jiangsu Broadcasting Corporation first produced the series for Jiangsu Satellite Channel, gaining over… Read
‘Captain Fantastic’ Trailer: Modernity And Pastoral Utopianism Clash In Neo-Hippie Family Drama
The first trailer for Bleecker Street’s Captain Fantastic has dropped online today, and it’s looking like the film is as odd and interesting as its premise. Starring Viggo Mortensen, the Sundance film follows a father raising his six children in the forests of the Pacific Northwest on a rigorous physical and intellectual education. Forced to leave his home and enter the world, he begins a journey that challenges his idea of what it means to be a parent. It’s not hard to… Read
‘Snowden’ Trailer: First Look At Joseph Gordon-Levitt As Edward Snowden
The official trailer has dropped for Oliver Stone’s Snowden, the story of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley. From Open Road Films and based on true events, Snowden tells the untold personal story of the polarizing figure who exposed shocking illegal surveillance activities by the NSA and became one of the most wanted men in the world, considered a hero by some, and a traitor by others.
Directed by Oscar winner Stone… Read
‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Final Trailer Teases The Return Of Wolverine
The final trailer for 20th Century Fox’s X-Men: Apocalypse is bringing out the big claws, teasing the return of Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine and introducing what appears to be the most formidable adversary to date.
“Just because there’s not a war doesn’t mean there’s peace. He’s coming” warns Raven/Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) on the impending arrival of Apocalypse (Oscar Isaac), the first and most powerful mutant from Marvel's X-Men universe. After being dormant thousands of… Read
‘Weiner’ Trailer: You Can’t Make This Stuff Up, But You Can Document It
“The punchline is true about me: I did the dumb thing. But I did a lot of good things too.” Sometime in the near future, if it hasn’t happened already, Anthony Weiner’s case will be included in a Politics 101 textbook. Maybe he’ll get a whole chapter — because when a rising political star crashes this hard because of something this dumb, future generations need to learn from it. Or at least giggle about it.
Here’s a trailer for Weiner, which won the Documentary Grand Jury… Read
‘Top Gear’ Teaser: Matt LeBlanc Gets Dirty In An Ariel Nomad
Call it the one with Matt LeBlanc. Here’s a fresh teaser for BBC America’s new season of Top Gear, in which the former Friend slides into the driver’s seat. But as the clip shows, that’s not always easy: He’s out to give the wild Ariel Nomad a spin, but a decided lack of doors makes it something of a struggle.
The upcoming 23rd cycle of BBC’s Top Gear will be the first steered by LeBlanc, Chris Evans and the Stig as they take over for Jeremy Clarkson — who was sacked last… Read
‘Peaky Blinders’ Season 3 Trailer: These Are Some Very Dangerous People
UK fans of crime saga Peaky Blinders will witness the return of the Shelby family to BBC Two on May 5 at 9PM, it’s been confirmed. In the first trailer for the much-anticipated Season 3 (above) we get a look at Cillian Murphy’s Tommy Shelby being pulled into the glamorous and dangerous world of international intrigue in 1920s Britain. The risk to his organization and family will force him to question everything about his own ambitions and desires.
Episode 1 is set on Tommy… Read
Abbie Cornish Talks Of Getting Spooked In Ed Gass-Donnelly’s Chiller ‘Lavender’ – Tribeca Studio
In the thriller Lavender, Abbie Cornish stars as Jane, a photographer left with a seriously impaired memory following a car accident — which might not be such a bad thing if those pesky hallucinations she’s been having are any indication of what really went down. “A drama in the realm of a ghost movie,” is how Cornish described the film when she, along with Lavender director Ed Gass-Donnelly, stopped by Deadline’s Tribeca Studio at the Tribeca Film Festival. Gass-Donnelly… Read
Benjamin Millepied Ballet Docu ‘Reset’ Lands At FilmRise – Tribeca
EXCLUSIVE: Reset, the ballet documentary featuring dancer-choreographer Benjamin Millepied that just had its North American premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, is hitting big screens in the fall. FilmRise has just landed U.S. distribution rights to the pic, which follows the man behind the ballet of Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan as he mounts his first production as director of the famed Paris Opera Ballet. (Check out the trailer below.)
Millepied, who is married to Blac… Read
‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ Trailer: Promo Is Fox’s Earth Day Gift
“We’ve gotta remind them: Earth is not for the taking!”
Coming June 24, 20th Century Fox’s Independence Day: Resurgence from director Roland Emmerich and producers Dean Devlin and Harald Kloser with Emmerich features Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, Sela Ward. Here’s what Fox has to say:
“We always knew they were coming back. After Independence Day redefined the event… Read
‘The Founder’ Trailer: Michael Keaton As McDonald’s Patriarch Ray Kroc
“One word: persistence.” That’s how Michael Keaton as McDonald’s “founder” Ray Kroc sums up the secret of his success. Expanded a bit to eight words it might be, as Nick Offerman’s burger-joint owner Dick McDonald says: “Orders ready in 30 seconds, not 30 minutes.”
Here is the first trailer for The Founder, which tells the true story about how a milkshake-machine salesman from rural Illinois plucked a little Southern California restaurant business from a pair of brothers… Read