Videos and Trailers
Verve Pictures has unveiled this new trailer for ‘Gone Too Far,’ which is opens on October 10th in the UK. Directed by Destiny Ekaragha and based on the Olivier-Award-winning play by Bola Agbaje, the culture-clash, coming-of-age comedy stars the likes of Malachi Kirby, O.C. Ukeje, Shanika Warren-Markland, Adelayo Adedayo, Tosin Cole, Miles McDonald, Golda John, Eddie Kadi and KG Tha Comedian.
When London teenager Yemi’s big brother come to live with him from Nigeria, Ikudayisi’s terrible fashion sense, broad Yoruba accent and misplaced confidence with the opposite sex threaten to destroy Yemi’s already small amount of street cred. When the pair are forced to spend the day together on their Peckham estate Yemi is forced to confront local bullies, the unattainable girl of his dreams and his own African heritage, eventually teaching both of them the values of family and self-respect.
Fox Searchlight has unveiled this latest behind-the-scenes featurette for Michael R. Roskam’s (Bullhead) much-anticipated ‘The Drop,’ which is set for a September 19th release date in the US and a November 14th bow in the UK and Ireland (it will premiere at the 58th London Film Festival in October). The film, formerly known as ‘Animal Rescue,’ stars Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, Matthias Schoenaerts, James Gandolfini, John Ortiz and James Frecheville.
‘The Drop’ focuses on a man (Tom Hardy) who wants to shed his criminal path but somehow gets mixed up in a bad heist and a killing resulting from a lost and contested pit bull. Rapace will play Nadia, a woman who crosses paths with the protagonist when he finds a wounded puppy outside her home. Author Dennis Lehane adapted the film from his own short story that first appeared in ‘Boston Noir.’ Previous Lehane movie adaptations include ‘Mystic River,’ ‘Shutter Island’ and ‘Gone Baby Gone.’
Antoine Fuqua’s Denzel Washington-led ‘The Equalizer’ is based on the 1980s TV show that starred Edward Woodward as the title character. In this movie version Washington plays McCall, a former black ops commando who has faked his death to live a quiet life in Boston. When he comes out of his self-imposed retirement to rescue a young girl, Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), he finds himself face to face with ultra-violent Russian gangsters. As he serves vengeance against those who brutalize the helpless, McCall’s desire for justice is reawakened.
The Weinstein Company has unveiled this new clip from writer/director Theodore Melfi’s much buzzed about ‘St. Vincent.’ Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts, Chris O’Dowd, Kimberly Quinn and Scott Adsit star in the comedic drama, which is about a young boy (Jaeden Lieberher) who finds an unlikely friend and mentor in Murray’s character, St. Vincent de Van Nuys, a misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door. An October 24th release date has been penciled in for the film. ‘St. Vincent’ will premiere shortly at the Toronto Film Festival,
Focus Features has revealed this new trailer for the Muhammad Ali documentary, ‘I Am Ali.’ The film, which is brilliant, centers on Ali’s extraordinary story as a fighter, public figure, lover, brother, father – told from the inside for the very first time. ‘I Am Ali’ will be released in US theaters, Digital HD and On Demand on October 10th. Expect word on a UK release date shortly.
From the producers of the award-winning ‘Searching for Sugarman’ comes an intimate and heart-warming look at the man behind the legend. ‘I Am Ali’ is told through unprecedented access to Ali’s personal archive of ‘audio journals’ combined with touching interviews and testimonials from his inner circle of family and friends, including his daughters, son, ex-wife and brother, plus legends of the boxing community including Mike Tyson, George Foreman and Gene Kilroy. Clare Lewins directs.
New Trailer & Poster For ‘Horrible Bosses 2′ – Starring Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis….
Warner Bros. Pictures has set loose this new full-length trailer for ‘Horrible Bosses 2,’ the follow-up to the 2011 comedy ‘Horrible Bosses.’ The film reunites Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis as Nick, Dale and Kurt. Jennifer Aniston and Oscar winners Jamie Foxx and Kevin Spacey also reprise their ‘Horrible Bosses’ roles, while Chris Pine and Oscar winner Christoph Waltz star as new adversaries standing between the guys and their dreams of success. Opening on November 26th in the US and November 28th in the UK, the synopsis for ‘Horrible Bosses 2′ is as follows.