‘Axolotl Overkill’ Clip: Reckless Teen In Hot Water With School Principal — Sundance
EXCLUSIVE: German filmmaker Helene Hegemann is just 24, but she already has written and published a bestselling novel (at age 17) and now touches down in Park City with the launch of her feature debut.
Axolotl Overkill gets its world premiere tonight in Sundance's World Cinema Dramatic Competition section and, if the clip above is anything to go by, Hegemann knows a thing or two about confident and reckless teens.
Story follows 16-year-old Mifti (Jasna Fritzi Bauer). Her… Read
‘American Paradise’ Trailer: Sundance Short Is Crime Caper Preview Of Trump’s America
EXCLUSIVE: Whether you like it or not, President Trump is happening. Tomorrow, in fact. If you still need a minute to let that sink in, the The Sundance Shorts Program entry American Paradise might help. From writer-director Joe Talbot, American Paradise follows a desperate man in Trump’s America who tries to shift his luck with the perfect crime. Inspired by true events, the short stars Sky Elobar. The production has released a pair of very tonally apropos and… Read
‘My Life As A Zucchini’ Trailer: Will Forte & Ellen Page Voice English-Language Version
Gkids has released the trailer for the English-language version to the French animated film My Life as a Zucchini featuring the voices of Will Forte, Nick Offerman, Ellen Page and Amy Sedaris.
Helmed by Swiss director Claude Barras, the film was nominated for a Golden Globe and was selected as Switzerland’s entry for the Foreign Language Film Oscar.
Here’s the synopsis: After his mother’s sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies… Read
‘Kuso’ Trailer: George Clinton-Starring Sundance Pic Gets Weird & Funky
EXCLUSIVE: When you have the iconic George Clinton in your feature directorial debut, you know the movie is going to get funky and surreal – and Kuso surely does that, as this mind-bending trailer above reveals.
Premiering on January 21 in the Sundance Film Festival's Midnight slate, Kuso goes deep and vividly into the aftermath of a devastating earthquake that hits L.A. But that's just where the fever dream movie from Steve Ellison and Brainfeeder Films starts. The… Read
‘Logan’ Final Trailer: A Mini-Mutant Claws Her Way Into Wolverine’s World
20th Century Fox’s Logan is set to world premiere next month at the Berlin Film Festival, and today, the studio has released the final trailer (above). Hugh Jackman’s last turn as Wolverine is a highly-anticipated and gritty look at the weary X-Man and the little girl who claws her way into his world — and heart? Logan is directed by James Mangold and set for domestic release on March 3. International rollout begins March 1.
The film picks up in the near future as Logan… Read
‘Power Rangers’ Trailer: New Legion Of Teen Warriors Suits Up For Morphin’ Time
Lionsgate has dropped the full official trailer for Power Rangers, its upcoming feature that’s based on Saban Brands’ long-running kids series of the same name — and is designed as the kickoff of a hoped-for new franchise. While the New York Comic-Con teaser released in October played on the teen-angst of the titular gang, this one goes somewhat lighter and more Transformers-y. Check it out above.
The new incarnation serves as an origin story for the super-powered kids… Read
‘The Belko Experiment’ Trailer: A Chilling Message From Subhuman Resources
“All employees, lend me you full attention,” the soulless voice says. “There are currently 80 of you in the building. In two hours, we want 30 of you dead. If 30 of you are not dead, we will end 60 of your lives ourselves.” And you thought you were having a crummy day at the office.
Here’s a new trailer for The Belko Experiment, a chilling killed-or-be-killed film from Orion Pictures written and produced by Guardians of the Galaxy helmer James Gunn. A company’s high-rise… Read
New ‘Wilson’ Trailer Gives Glimpse Of Woody Harrelson’s Fatherly Faux Pas
Craig Johnson’s Wilson makes its world premiere this Sunday, January 22, at the Sundance Film Festival, with a Fox Searchlight theatrical release March 24, but here’s a little taste. This new trailer for the Woody Harrelson-starrer lays out the premise and tone quickly, and fans of Daniel Clowes’ original graphic novel should be pleased with the fidelity to the author’s comically neurotic take on family values. (Shouldn’t come as a surprise: Clowes wrote the… Read
‘Bad Day For The Cut’ Teaser: Bloody Revenge Visits Northern Ireland In Sundance Midnight Thriller
EXCLUSIVE: Like a dose of methadone after a long night suffering terrible withdrawal comes the first teaser for the Sundance Film Festival’s Midnight thriller Bad Day For The Cut, a brutal Irish revenge tale that feels tailor-made for those of us who watch pics like Dead Man’s Shoes, I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead, and Get Carter on a loop whenever we need a pick-me-up. Directed by Chris Baugh and starring Nigel O’Neill, the film follows Donal (O’Neill), a farmer who still… Read
‘Santa Clarita Diet’ Trailer: Drew Barrymore Kills It In Netflix Dark Comedy
Netflix has dropped the first official trailer for Santa Clarita Diet, its new dark comedy series starring Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant.
In Santa Clarita Diet, Joel (Olyphant) and Sheila (Barrymore) are husband and wife realtors leading vaguely discontented lives in the L.A. suburb of Santa Clarita with their teenaged daughter Abby (Liv Hewson), until Sheila goes through a dramatic change sending their lives down a road of death and destruction…but in a good way… Read
‘The Comedian’ Exclusive Clip: Robert De Niro Meets The Parent – Harvey Keitel
Harvey Keitel imitating Robert De Niro – with De Niro watching none too pleased – adds more than a little history and subtext to this clip, exclusive to Deadline, from Taylor Hackford’s upcoming The Comedian. The impression itself? As De Niro indicates here, not too bad.
“Let me do you!,” says Keitel’s Mac to De Niro’s Jackie. “I got you down.” The set-up: De Niro is a famous comedian trying to reinvent himself and leave his old TV persona and catchphrases behind. He’s… Read
‘Snatch’ First Trailer: Lock, Stock And Two Crime Film Remakes?
Prepare to grab your London slang dictionary and turn the subtitles on. Following in the footsteps of film-to-television adaptations like Fargo comes Snatch, Crackle’s upcoming original scripted series based loosely on the 2000 Guy Ritchie-directed crime/comedy film of the same name. The first trailer has been set loose into the wild as part of the series’ TCA session today in Pasadena.
Set to premiere on Crackle on Thursday, March 16, the 10 episode series starring Rupert… Read