Category Archives: Movies

One More Official US Trailer for Animated 'Leap!' About a Ballerina

“What if she’s good, mother?” The Weinstein Company has revealed a new trailer for animated film Leap!, also known as Ballerina, telling the story of a young ballerina in Paris. The film already opened in theaters in most of Europe, and was scheduled for release in the US in March until TWC pushed it back to August. So this is another reminder that it’s still not out yet, but will… Read Article →

First Short Trailer for Indie Sci-Fi 'Axcellerator' Featuring Sean Young

“I made something. Something that can change everything, the whole world!” A teaser trailer has debuted for an indie sci-fi film titled Axcellerator, from director David Giancola who runs his own production company out of Vermont. This super low budget thriller is about a car thief / delivery guy who stumbles upon the invention of the century, some kind of device that allows him to teleport, and brings a beautiful… Read Article →

Second Trailer for Safdie Bros' 'Good Time' Starring Robert Pattinson

“Come on, bro!” A24 has debuted the second trailer for the film Good Time, from directors Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie, the brothers behind the films Heaven Knows What and Daddy Longlegs. This crime thriller first premiered at the Cannes Film Festival with mixed reviews, mostly positive. I wasn’t the biggest fan (read my review) as the story doesn’t have many redeeming values. Robert Pattinson stars as Connie, a wild… Read Article →

Watch: Die Antwoord's Freakish B&W Short Film 'Tommy Can't Sleep'

“Mom, I can’t sleep. There’s rats.” You ain’t never seen a short film like this before. Tommy Can’t Sleep is a short film made by South African rappers Die Antwoord, also known as Ninja and Yolandi. The film stars their daughter, 16 Jones, as “Lil Tommy” and has a cameo appearance by Jack Black as “Big Tommy”. It’s a B&W short art directed by Roger Ballen, a photographer who has… Read Article →

Review: Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver' is an Act of Clockwork Precision

The British writer-director behind the “Three Flavours Cornetto” trilogy – consisting of Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007), and The World’s End (2013) – and also the director behind 2010’s Scott Pilgrim vs the World, Edgar Wright, is known for his unique, kinetic, energetic cinematic style. Unlike most comedy directors working today, Wright finds humor in the filmmaking, utilizing framing, lighting, mise-en-scène, camera movement, editing, and sound to… Read Article →

First Trailer for Martin Campbell's 'The Foreigner' Starring Jackie Chan

“Never push a good man too far.” A trailer has debuted for the action film The Foreigner, starring Jackie Chan in a serious role as a man who goes for revenge when the police do nothing to help him. This is the latest film from Martin Campbell, director of GoldenEye, Casino Royale, Edge of Darkness, and Green Lantern; adapted from a book called “The Chinaman“. Chan plays a father who… Read Article →

New Featurette for 'The Dark Tower' on The Legacy of the Gunslinger

“I’m sword to defend the tower, I’ll stop at nothing to protect it.” Sony has debuted a new featurette for The Dark Tower movie, adapted from Stephen King’s book series. Directed by Danish filmmaker Nikolaj Arcel, this cinematic version of the story is more sci-fi than fantasy, about a Gunslinger roaming an Old West-like landscape in pursuit of the man in black. The featurette gives a basic introduction to Idris… Read Article →

First Official Trailer for Final Sequel 'Pitch Perfect 3' Hits a High Note

“Another day on stage for the Bellas.” Universal has debuted the first official trailer for Pitch Perfect 3, the next (and presumably final) sequel in the ensemble acappella series. Directing this time is Trish Sie, of Step Up All In previously, bringing back the entire cast for another exciting song and dance extravaganza. This time the Bellas embark on an overseas USO tour and get into more trouble as they… Read Article →

Holly Hunter on a Deep South Road Trip in 'Strange Weather' Trailer

“What kind of mother doesn’t try to fix it?!” Brainstorm Media has debuted an official trailer for the indie drama titled Strange Weather, from writer/director Katherine Dieckmann. The film stars Holly Hunter as a mother who goes on a road trip to find out the truth about her son’s suicide seven years ago. She travels around the Deep South, confronting the people who knew him to figure out more about… Read Article →

He Just Wants to Have a Cookout – Trailer for Andre Hyland's 'The 4th'

“Aw, sorry about your bike!” Gravitas Ventures has unveiled an official trailer for an indie comedy titled The 4th, which actually premiered at the Sundance Film Festival last year (not this year). The 4th is the feature directorial debut of a comedian/actor named Andre Hyland, who takes us on a wacky trip through Los Angeles. Hyland also stars as the main character, Jamie. The story is simple – a scruffy… Read Article →