Videos and Trailers
Premiere Footage & 3 Clips From ‘Pride’ – Starring Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Paddy Considine, Dominic West…
The good folks over at Pathe have revealed these new clips from the uplifting British comedy-drama ‘Pride,’ which tells the extraordinary true story of two very different communities who unite to defend the same cause. Starring the likes of Bill Nighy, Andrew Scott, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Joseph Gilgun, Paddy Considine, George MacKay, Ben Schnetzer, Sophie Evans, Jessie Cave, Freddie Fox, Faye Marsay, Adrian Palmer, Lasco Atkins and Shane Salter, ‘Pride’ opens in the UK and Ireland today (September 12th) and in the US on September 26th. The film is directed by Matthew Warchus, who’s set to take over from Kevin Spacey as artistic director of the Old Vic theatre. UPDATE: London premiere footage also added.
Reuniting ‘Silver Lining Playbook’ stars Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper, ‘Serena’ is directed by Academy Award winner Susanne Bier (In a Better World) and boasts a stellar supporting cast in Sam Reid, Rhys Ifans, Toby Jones and Sean Harris. Opening in UK cinemas on October 24th, the film is based Ron Rash’s Shakespearean tragedy-style historical novel of the same name. Expect word on a US release date shortly.
North Carolina mountains at the end of the 1920s – George and Serena Pemberton, love-struck newly-weds, begin to build a timber empire. Serena soon proves herself to be equal to any man: overseeing loggers, hunting rattle-snakes, even saving a man’s life in the wilderness. With power and influence now in their hands, the Pembertons refuse to let anyone stand in the way of their inflated love and ambitions. However, once Serena discovers George’s hidden past and faces an unchangeable fate of her own, the Pemberton’s passionate marriage begins to unravel leading toward a dramatic reckoning.
New Trailer For Tommy Lee Jones’ ‘The Homesman’ – Also Starring Hilary Swank, Hailee Steinfeld, Meryl Streep…
While Tommy Lee Jones directed the television film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s ‘The Sunset Limited’ in 2011, his last theatrical feature film was 2005′s ‘The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada.’ Later this year he’s got his next movie, the western drama ‘The Homesman,’ which opens on November 14th.
Adapted by Tommy Lee Jones himself from Glendon Swarthout‘s novel, the story follows him as a down-and-out man who gets recruited to take three women on an odyssey from Nebraska to Iowa. Alongside Jones, ‘The Homesman’ features a top-notch cast in Hilary Swank, Hailee Steinfeld, Meryl Streep, Tim Blake Nelson, James Spader, William Fichtner and Jesse Plemons, among others.
From Warner Bros. Pictures comes this new UK trailer for the David Dobkin-directed (Wedding Crashers, The Change-Up) ‘The Judge.’ In the thriller/family drama, Robert Downey Jr stars as big city lawyer Hank Palmer, who returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town’s judge (Robert Duvall), is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before. The likes of Vera Farmiga, Vincent D’Onofrio, Jeremy Strong, Billy Bob Thornton, Dax Shepard, Melissa Leo, Leighton Meester, Ken Howard, David Krumholtz, Balthazar Getty and Denis O’Hare also star. ‘The Judge’ opens on October 10th.
New Trailer For David Cronenberg‘s ‘Maps To The Stars’ – Starring Julianne Moore, Mia Wasikowska, Robert Pattinson, John Cusack…
David Cronenberg’s ‘Maps to the Stars’ is a contemporary tale exploring the demons of celebrity obsession in our society. John Cusack plays L.A. psychotherapist and life coach Stafford Weiss who has made his fortune with self-help books promising happiness. His wife Cristina (Williams) is the overbearing manager of their 13-year-old son, Benjie (Bird), a TV star and recent drug rehab grad. Their estranged daughter, Agatha (Wasikowska), has just been released from a psychiatric hospital and befriends limo driver and aspiring actor Jerome (Pattinson). Among Stafford’s celebrity clients is Havana Segrand (Moore), a fading star who dreams of reprising her late mother Clarice’s (Gadon) starring role. Ambitions, ghosts, death, and all manner of vices bedevil the cast of characters.
This first trailer and poster has arrived online from ‘The Town That Dreaded Sundown,’ the upcoming meta-remake of the 1976 film of the same name. ‘The Town That Dreaded Sundown’ is produced by Ryan Murphy of Ryan Murphy Productions (Glee, Nip/Tuck, American Horror Story) and Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions (Paranormal Activity, Insidious) for MGM, and the film is directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (American Horror Story) in his feature-length directorial debut.
Following the events of the low-budget 1976 slasher, ‘The Town That Dreaded Sundown’ picks up decades after the Phantom Killer terrorized rural Texarkana when the murders start again and a teenager (Addison Timlin) finds herself in the killer’s sights. Charles B Pierce’s 1976 film was set in 1946, based on the true story of a murderer terrorising the streets of Texarkana, Arkansas. The sequel is set 65 years after the original and will premiere at Austin’s Fantastic Fest next week. ‘The Town That Dreaded Sundown’ will screen at the London Film Festival on October 14th and open in the on October 16th.