‘Sharknado 6’ Trailer: This Time They’re History — No, Really
Sad news for those of you who have enjoyed the first five iterations of the Sharknado thing: Episode VI – It’s Come to This (fake title) is the last chapter in the toothy saga. But we’ll always have the memories. Come to think of it, that news seems just as sad.
Regardless, here is the final trailer for the final Jaws-meets-weather event, The Last Sharknado: It’s About Time (real title). Airing on Sunday, it wraps Syfy’s Sharknado Week of such awards-bait programming as Ni… Read
‘Hal’ Trailer: Documentary On Iconoclastic ‘Coming Home’ & ‘Harold And Maude’ Director Hal Ashby
Hal Ashby directing a string of acclaimed movies in the 1970s, scoring an Oscar nom for Coming Home, but he’s largely overshadowed by the filmmaking kings of the Me Decade. Now a new documentary turns the lens on the iconoclast who also helmed such enduring pics as Harold and Maude, The Last Detail, Shampoo and Being There.
Here’s the logline: Hal explores his curious historical oversight, using rare archival materials, interviews, personal letters and audio recordings… Read
Excel Entertainment Acquires Faith-Based ‘Jane & Emma’, Unveils Trailer
EXCLUSIVE: Utah-based distribution company Excel Entertainment has acquired distribution rights to the faith-based feature Jane & Emma, and released the first-look trailer. Directed by Chantelle Squires, the film touches on the Mormon Church’s early history of racially discriminatory practices, telling the story of two women: Emma Smith, the wife of Joseph Smith, the founder of Mormonism, and Jane Manning, one of the church’s first black members.
The pic will bow in… Read
‘The Oath’ Teaser: Ike Barinholtz, Tiffany Haddish Comedy Serves Up Thanksgiving Fracas
Can’t wait for Thanksgiving turkey, fixings and dinner-table flare-ups over Washington’s latest folly? This might tide you over: A teaser trailer for The Oath, starring writer-director Ike Barinholtz and Tiffany Haddish in a comedy that reimagines the holiday family film for the era of political tribalism.
From the producers of Get Out and BlacKkKlansman, The Oath stars Barinholtz and Haddish as a progressive couple – he’s high-strung, she’s more level-headed – who are… Read
‘Star Wars: Resistance’: Trailer & Premiere Date For Disney Channel Toon Series
“Can you imagine what it’s like to be an ace pilot?” Well, it might get you a TV series. Disney Channel today released the first-look trailer for its new animated show from the Star Wars universe and gave it a premiere date. Check out the footage above from Star Wars: Resistance, which will launch at 10 PM Sunday, October 7.
Set before the events in The Force Awakens, the series follows Kazuda “Kaz” Xiono (Christopher Sean), a young pilot recruited by the Resistance for a… Read
‘Marvel’s Iron Fist’ Season 2 Trailer: Netflix Series Hits Hard This Time
Finn Jones' Iron Fist says he's "just trying to keep the peace" in the new trailer for the September 7-launching second season of the Marvel and Netflix series, but it sure looks like achieving peace is a tough fight to have in NYC.
With sinew absent both narratively and physically from Season 1 of Marvel’s Iron Fist, this rocket-paced, nearly 2 1/2-minute glimpse of the upcoming 10-episode second cycle of the martial arts show kicks some serious butt. It also features… Read
‘Pete The Cat’: Trailer & Premiere Date For Amazon Toon Series Starring Jacob Tremblay
Kids and parents have read about his new shoes and his groovy buttons, now Pete the Cat is coming to life in a new animated series. Amazon Studios today set a September 21 premiere date and released the first trailer for the show starring Jacob Tremblay as the voice of kidlit’s cool blue feline. Check it out above, along with the key art below.
Pete the Cat features original music from Grammy-winning spouses Elvis Costello and Diana Krall, who also voice Pete’s parents… Read
‘The Romanoffs’ Trailer: Everyone Is A Descendant From The Russian Royal Family In Amazon Anthology Series
According to the new teaser trailer for Amazon Prime Video’s forthcoming anthology series The Romanoffs, it is possible for anyone and everyone to be a descendant of the famed Russian royal family.
Amazon’s first anthology series comes from the Emmy Award-winning Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner and features eight separate stories about people who believe themselves to be descendants of the titular royal family. Set in seven countries around the globe, The Romanoffs was… Read
‘What Men Want’ Trailer: Taraji P. Henson Takes A Trip To The Male Mind
Looking into the minds of men could provide enough darkness for any number of horror films, but Adam Shankman’s What Men Want starring Taraji P. Henson goes for the laughs.
In this remake of Nancy Meyers’ 2000 romantic comedy What Women Want, Henson takes the Mel Gibson role as Ali Davis, a successful sports agent who’s constantly boxed out by her male colleagues.
The official summary: When Ali is passed up for a well-deserved promotion, she questions what else she needs… Read
‘One Dollar’ Trailer: One Small Town, A Single Bill, Multiple Murders
CBS All Access has dropped the first official trailer for their upcoming drama One Dollar. The series from Craig Zobel (The Leftovers, Compliance) is set to premiere on Aug. 30 with new episodes released weekly on Thursdays.
Set in a small rust belt tow in post-recession America, One Dollar is a grimy mystery where one single dollar bill (hence the title) changing hands connects a group of characters involved in a shocking multiple murder. Giving some serious Ozark-meets-S… Read
‘Free Solo’ Trailer: El Capitan Climber Alex Honnold Hits New Heights In Toronto-Bound Documentary
EXCLUSIVE: If you’re afraid of heights, you might want to brace yourself for the new trailer for the National Geographic documentary Free Solo, which was just tipped for a slot at the Toronto Film Festival next month. The pic depicts climber Alex Honnold’s attempt to scale the world’s most famous vertical rock face: Yosemite’s 3,200-foot El Capitan peak…and he does it as a free solo climb without a rope or net. It’s quite a feat that an average person will see as wildly… Read
‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ Trailer: Michael Moore Doc Targets Mid-Term Elections
Michael Moore is giving an early peek at his upcoming Fahrenheit 11/9 with a trailer (see it below). The doc, a sort of sequel to Moore’s anti-W film Fahrenheit 9/11 is set to hit theaters Sept. 21, a date chosen by Moore to spread the anti-Trump word before the mid-term elections.
The trailer includes footage of Trump rallies, neo-Nazi protests, Roger Stone, Parkland shooting survivors, and Moore himself hosing down the gated lawn of Michigan governor Rick Snyder with… Read