Videos and Trailers
The folks over at MTV have set loose the trailer for Universal Pictures’ horror-thriller ‘Unfriended,’ which follows the story of six high school friends with a dark secret. While video chatting one night, the group of friends receive a Skype message from a classmate who killed herself exactly one year ago. At first they think it’s a prank, but when the girl starts revealing the friends’ darkest secrets, they realize they are dealing with something from beyond this world, something that wants them dead. The April 17th release stars Shelley Hennig, Moses Jacob Storm, Renee Olstead, Will Peltz, Jacob Wysocki, Courtney Halverson and Heather Sossaman.
Developed and conceived by filmmaker Timur Bekmambetov (Wanted, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Night Watch), ‘Unfriended’ is directed by Levan Gabriadze and written by Nelson Greaves. Bekmambetov and Greaves produce alongside Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions (“Paranormal Activity”, “The Purge”, “Sinister” and “Insidious” series).
Hot on the heels of its premiere during the College Football Playoff National Championship on ESPN, Marvel Studios have unleashed online this new trailer for ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron.’ Joss Whedon’s ensemble superhero flick stars Robert Downey Jr., who returns as Iron Man, along with Chris Evans as Captain America, Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Mark Ruffalo as The Hulk. Together with Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow and Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, and with the additional support of Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and Cobie Smulders as Agent Maria Hill, the team must reassemble to defeat Ultron (James Spader), a terrifying technological villain hell bent on human extinction. Along the way, they confront two mysterious and powerful newcomers, Wanda Maximoff (Scarlet Witch), played by Elizabeth Olsen, and Pietro Maximoff (Quicksilver), played by Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and meet an old friend in a new form when Paul Bettany becomes Vision. The likes of Don Cheadle, Idris Elba, Claudia Kim, Andy Serkis and Tom Hiddleston co-star.
Alex Garland’s awesome directorial debut is an intense psychological thriller in which Caleb (Domhnall Gleeson), a 24 year old coder at the world’s largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a retreat belonging to the company’s reclusive CEO, Nathan (Oscar Isaac). But when Caleb arrives he finds that he will have to participate in a fascinating experiment with the world’s first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot woman, Ava (Alicia Vikander). Truths, emotions and motives are blurred as the relationship between Caleb, Ava and Nathan intensifies.
First Trailer For ‘Nobody Wants The Night’ – Starring Juliette Binoche, Gabriel Byrne & Rinko Kukuchi
With the film set to premiere at the Berlin Film Festival next month, this first trailer has arrived online from Isabel Coixet’s (My Life Without Me, The Secret Life Of Words, Elegy) Juliette Binoche, Gabriel Byrne and Rinko Kukuchi-led ‘Nobody Wants The Night.’ Based on a true story and set in 1908, in the wintry reaches of Greenland, the official synopsis is as follows:
Josephine Peary (Binoche) is a mature, proud, determined and naive woman, in love with celebrated Arctic adventurer Robert Peary, a man who prefers glory and ice to the comforts of an upper-class home. For him she will face all danger, even risk her own life. Another woman, young but wise, brave and humble – Allaka (Kukuchi) – is in love with the same man, and expecting his child. The relentless icy landscape both separates and draws these two women together during the long, tense wait for the man they both love in such different ways. ‘Nobody Wants the Night’ is a story replete with the passion, dignity and strength of these two women as they battle to survive in one of the most inhospitable
From 20th Century Fox comes this new clip and TV spot for Matthew Vaughn’s ‘Kingsman: The Secret Service,’ which will arrive in cinemas on February 13th, 2015. In ‘Kingsman: The Secret Service,’ which is based on the comicbook created by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons, Colin Firth plays a James Bond-like superspy who works for MI6 and takes his slacker nephew under his wing. He mentors his nephew Gary (Taron Egerton) in tradecraft in the hopes that Gary can change and become an MI6 agent. The likes of Michael Caine, Sophie Cookson, Sofia Boutella, Mark Strong and Samuel L. Jackson also star.
Based upon the acclaimed comic book and directed by Matthew Vaughn (Kick Ass, X-Men First Class), Kingsman: The Secret Service tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency’s ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
This first bit of footage has landed online of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler in the comedy ‘Sisters’ (formerly titled The Nest’), which will open on December 18th, 2015 (the same date as ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’). Directed by ‘Pitch Perfect’ helmer Jason Moore, the script is based on an original idea by Paula Pell. The film follows two disconnected sisters (Fey and Poehler) summoned home to clean out their childhood bedroom before their parents sell the family house. Looking to recapture their glory days, they throw one final high-school-style party for their classmates, which turns into the cathartic rager that a bunch of ground-down adults really need. The likes of Maya Rudolph and Ike Barinholtz co-star.