Videos and Trailers
“Shooting In Incredible Locations” Featurette & New ‘The Two Faces Of January’ Clip – Starring Viggo Mortensen, Oscar Isaac & Kirsten Dunst
From StudioCanal comes this new clip and behind-the-scenes featurette for ‘The Two Face of January.’ Lead by Viggo Mortensen, Oscar Isaac and Kirsten Dunst, the film is based on the novel of the same name by Patricia Highsmith, adapted for the screen by Academy Award nominee Hossein Amini (Drive, Snow White and the Huntsman, The Wings of the Dove). Amini is also making his directional debut on the film. The official synopsis can be read below. ‘The Two Faces Of January’ opens today in the UK and Ireland. Expect word on a US release shortly.
1962. A glamorous American couple, the charismatic CHESTER MACFARLAND (Viggo Mortensen) and his alluring younger wife COLETTE (Kirsten Dunst), are in Athens during a European vacation. While sightseeing at the Acropolis they encounter RYDAL (Oscar Isaac), a young, Greek-speaking American who is working as a tour guide, scamming female tourists on the side. Drawn to Colette’s beauty and impressed by Chester’s wealth and sophistication, Rydal gladly accepts their invitation to dinner.
Set to premiere in competition next week at Cannes, Sony Pictures Classics has today unveiled this first clip from Bennett Miller’s ‘Foxcatcher,’ which will open on November 14th. Miller’s top-notch cast includes Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Steve Carell, Sienna Miller, Vanessa Redgrave and Anthony Michael Hall. ‘Foxcatcher’ tells the gripping, true story of Olympic Wrestling Champion brothers Mark Schultz (Tatum) and Dave Schultz (Ruffalo) and their relationship with the eccentric John du Pont (Carell), heir to the du Pont Chemical fortune that led to murder. Miller’s previous films, ‘Capote’ and ‘Moneyball’ were both Academy Award nominees for Best Picture.
‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Character Video Centering On Patrick Stewart & James McAvoy’s Professor X
This latest in a long line of “Power Piece” videos has arrived online for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ focusing on the two Charles Xavier/Professor X’s in the movie. As the most powerful telepath on earth, the future Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart) has watched his kind slowly hunted down. But now the time has come to lead his X-Men in their greatest battle – both in the present and the past (James McAvoy).
Acting as a sequel to both ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’ and ‘X-Men: First Class,’ ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ includes cast members from both: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, Shawn Ashmore, Ellen Page, and Daniel Cudmore return from ‘X-Men: The Last Stand,’ while James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult and Lucas Till return from ‘X-Men: First Class.’
From DreamWorks Animation comes this new behind-the-scenes featurette for ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2.’ The sequel checks in with Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) and his dragon pal, Toothless, five years after he brought humans and dragons together on the island of Berk. An outsider who’s now the village hero, Hiccup is on the verge of adulthood, with his chieftain father, Stoick the Vast (Gerard Butler), grooming him for responsibility. But he’d rather embrace what’s left of his carefree childhood.
The good people over at IGN have unveiled this full-length trailer for the follow-up to Gareth Edwards’ (Godzilla) ‘Monsters,’ ‘Monsters: Dark Continent.’ The film is the feature debut of Tom Green who has previously directed the E4 cult hit ‘Misfits.’ ‘Monsters: Dark Continent’ is a continuation to Edwards’ 2010 international hit ‘Monsters’ that starred Scoot McNairy. Edwards was nominated for a BAFTA and the film has won four British Independent Film Awards along with many international accolades. Edwards’ follow-up movie ‘Godzilla’ is out now.
Walt Disney Pictures has unveiled this first teaser trailer for ‘Cinderella,’ the live action feature inspired by the classic fairy tale. Directed by Academy Award-nominee Kenneth Branagh, the film stars Lily James in the title role, Richard Madden as the Prince, Oscar-winner Cate Blanchett as the infamous stepmother Lady Tremaine, and Academy Award-nominee Helena Bonham Carter as the Fairy Godmother. Holliday Grainger and Sophie McShera play Ella’s stepsisters Anastasia and Drisella, respectively. Stellan Skarsgård and Nonso Anozie play the Arch Grand Duke and the Prince’s loyal friend, the Captain. Tony Award-winner Derek Jacobi portrays the King. ‘Cinderella’ will be released on March 13th, 2015.