‘Jurassic World’: The Park Is Open In Hot Teaser To Trailer
The official trailer for Jurassic World drops next Thursday at 9 PM ET/6 PM PT, but Universal is teasing the Thanksgiving treat with a 15-second preview.
Directed by Colin Trevorrow from a screenplay he penned with Derek Connolly, there's been much kept under wraps about the new film's plot. But we do know that it involves a theme park, and, natch, dinosaurs (some of them genetically modified).
The last new Jurassic Park movie was in 2001, although Universal in 2013… Read
Christopher Walken On Playing Captain Hook In ‘Peter Pan Live!’: “It’s Intimidating”
NBC has a making-of featurette for its upcoming December 4 musical Peter Pan Live! and for any Christopher Walken fan out there who gets giddy whenever the serious actor hams it up and breaks out in song, this one's for you. Talking about his role as Captain Hook, Walken says in his signature cadence, “I dance a little, I sing a little -- ya know, that's what I do,” adding that the notion of performing a musical on live network TV is “frankly, intimidating.” While… Read
Al Pacino Channels Inner Piano Man In ‘Danny Collins’ – Hot Trailer
At 74, Al Pacino isn't just getting warmed up, he's on a streak. He had two dramas this fall: Manglehorn, which debuted at the Venice Film Festival, in which he plays a small-town Texan locksmith, and Barry Levinson's The Humbling, in which he portrays an aged actor who has a quirky romance (which is playing at the AwardsLine screening series next Tuesday at the Landmark on Pico).
Next up is Danny Collins this spring which marks the directorial debut of comedy scribe Dan… Read
China’s ‘Gone With The Bullets’ Fires Up $20M In Advance Ticket Sales: Report
Jiang Wen's upcoming Gone With The Bullets is on its way to blockbuster status in China — a month before its release. At a press conference this week in Beijing, China.org reports it was announced that the film has already pre-sold 120M yuan ($19.6M) worth of tickets. IMAX pre-sales have also broken the midnight premiere record of 4M yuan ($653K) set by Michael Bay's Transformers: Age Of Extinction. It's been speculated that this film, a sequel to 2010's Let The Bullets Fl… Read
‘Woman In Black 2 Angel Of Death’ Haunts Eel Marsh House: Hot Trailer
The original Woman In Black starred Daniel Radcliffe and made $130M worldwide in 2012; becoming the highest-grossing British horror film on record. The sequel to the Hammer film, The Woman In Black 2 Angel Of Death, picks up 40 years after the first pic left off. It's set during World War II after the government has seized the eerie Eel Marsh House and a group of evacuated children arrives to awaken its scary tenant. Tom Harper directs with Jeremy Irvine, Helen McCrory… Read
‘Broadchurch’ Returning To ITV For Season 2 In January: Video
While Gracepoint, the U.S. version of Broadchurch, is in the home stretch of its 10 episodes on Fox, the UK's ITV has just teased the return of the original series with Season 2 to air in January. The first season of the Kudos-produced, BAFTA-winning drama starred David Tennant and Olivia Colman as detectives Alec Hardy and Ellie Miller investigating the murder of young Danny Latimer in the eponymous Dorset town. In the Fox version, Tennant reprises his role, only with an… Read
‘Backstrom’ Teaser — Rainn Wilson Is Lazy, Offensive, Drunk, Brilliant And After Bad Guys In New Fox Series
Rainn Wilson is out of The Office and into police work in Backstrom, Fox's midseason crime procedural created by Hart Hanson (Bones). Portland Detective Everett Backstrom had spent the past five years exiled to the Traffic Division, but now's he back heading the Special Crimes Unit, which investigates the city's most serious and sensitive cases — all while trying, and failing, to change his self-destructive behavior. The series is set to bow next… Read
Netflix Sets Debut For Season 2 Of Gillian Anderson Crime Drama ‘The Fall’ (Video)
While the second season of Gillian Anderson's UK crime drama The Fall debuts tonight at 9PM on BBC Two in the UK, Stateside and Latin American viewers will have to wait two more months to see the psychological thriller's return. Netflix, which is currently streaming the first season of The Fall, will premiere the next six-episode installment beginning at 12.:01 AM PT on January 16. Co-starring Fifty Shades Of Grey's Jamie Dornan, the series' first go-round was BBC Two's… Read
Adam Driver’s Venice Best Actor Turn In ‘Hungry Hearts’: Hot International Trailer
Powerful psychological drama Hungry Hearts debuted in Venice this year, scooping a slew of prizes in the process. Director Saverio Costanzo won the Leoncino d'Oro Agiscuola Award with Girls' Adam Driver taking the Best Actor Volpi Cup and Italian thesp Alba Rohrwacher the Best Actress Volpi Cup. The English-language film (see trailer above) follows a couple in New York who struggle over their child's upbringing when the wife's maternal neuroses put the boy's life in… Read
‘Bosch’ – Teaser Trailer For Amazon’s Cop Drama
Here's a first look at Amazon's upcoming original drama series Bosch, based on Michael Connelly's novels. Titus Welliver stars as Harry Bosch, a veteran police homicide detective with the Los Angeles Police Department. Annie Wersching and Jamie Hector co-star. It's slated to premiere in 2015.
Michael Keaton Dons Feathered Tights In Faux ‘Birdman Returns’ Trailer: Hot Video
1992 was the year that Michael Keaton wore the Dark Knight's mask for a second time in Batman Returns, but coincidentally it was also the year that his on-screen alter ego Riggan Thomson donned the beak for Birdman Returns. In an upcoming AwardLine interview, Keaton says that when he discussed the script for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) with director Alejandro G. Inarritu, “I remember us spending no time about the material being reflective about me… Read
Sticky Aliens, Santa Claus On Display In ‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Teaser
BBC America dropped its teaser to the Doctor Who Christmas special, which will air after tonight's episode at 9 pm EST. This year, Nick Frost, the actor and scribe behind Shaun of the Dead, will co-star as the jolly, white-bearded man in the red suit. Also starring alongside Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman will be Michael Troughton (Breathless), son of Second Doctor Patrick Troughton; Natalie Gumede (Strictly Come Dancing), Faye Marsay (The White Queen), and Nathan… Read