Videos and Trailers
20th Century Fox has set loose this latest “Power Piece” video for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ highlighting Storm. 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.’
First Trailer & Poster For Lone Sherfig’s ‘The Riot Club’ (Posh) – Starring Max Irons, Sam Claflin, Douglas Booth….
From Universal Pictures comes this first trailer and poster for Lone Sherfig’s (An Education) ‘The Riot Club,’ the film adaptation of Laura Wade’s play ‘Posh.’ The play, which helped launched the careers of Kit Harington, Joshua McGuire, Tom Milson and David Dawson, centers around the fictional Riot Club – an elite Oxbridge dining society – which meets regularly in the a private dining room of a pub. ‘Posh’ is scripted by Wade, adapted from her own play, which opened during the 2010 General Election, where audiences and critics weren’t shy in drawing comparisons between the fictional Riot Club and the Bullingdon Club, of which Prime Minister David Cameron and London Mayor Boris Johnson were members.
In this movie adaptation, the boys in penguin suits include Max Irons and Sam Claflin, as Miles and Alistair, first years at Oxford University determined to join the notorious Riot Club. During the course of a night at the Bull’s Head pub, ambition and avarice lead them down a dark path. Douglas Booth, Natalie Dormer, Holliday Grainger, Jessica Brown Findlay, Sam Reid, Freddie Fox also star. ‘The Riot Club’ opens on September 19th.
Trailer For ‘Kidnapping Freddy Heineken’ – Starring Anthony Hopkins, Jim Sturgess, Sam Worthington….
The following international trailer has arriving online for the thriller ‘Kidnapping Freddy Heineken.’ Starring the likes of Anthony Hopkins, Jim Sturgess, Sam Worthington, Mark van Eeuwen, Tom Cocquerel and Ryan Kwanten, the film is director by Daniel Alfredson. Alfredson – who heled the original 2009 Swedish film version of ‘The Girl Who Played With Fire’ and its sequel, ‘The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest’ – helms from a screenplay by William Brookfield based on a book about the case by Peter R. de Vries.
Anthony Hopkins plays Dutch businessman Alfred “Freddy” Heineken in ‘Kidnapping Freddy Heineken.’ The grandson of the founder of the Heineken brewery and his driver were kidnapped in 1983 and released only after a ransom of 35 million Dutch guilders was paid, the largest ransom ever paid at the time. No word on a release date at this moment in time. Expect an announcement on that front shortly.
20th Century Fox has set loose these latest “Power Piece” videos for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ highlighting Beast and Blink. 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.’
DreamWorks Pictures has debuted this first trailer for ‘The Hundred-Foot Journey,’ which based on the best-selling novel by Richard C. Morais. Starring Academy Award-winner Helen Mirren and directed by Oscar nominee Lasse Hallström, the film will be released on August 8th in the US and September 12th in the UK. Manish Dayal, Om Puri and Charlotte Le Bon co-star.
Universal Pictures has unleashed this new international trailer for Luc Besson’s action-thriller, ‘Lucy.’ Scarlett Johansson stars as the title character, a young woman who is forced to become a drug mule and is subsequently transformed into an ass-kicking machine when a highly-specialized drug enters her system. As Lucy races against the clock to survive, her new abilities allow her to see into the future, move objects with her mind and disregard pain and other emotions.
Luc Besson penned the script and will produce with his EuropaCorp CEO Christophe Lambert. ‘Lucy’ is the latest Besson movie to feature a strong female protagonist, following the likes of ‘La Femme Nikita,’ ‘Joan of Arc,’ ‘The Professional’ and ‘The Fifth Element.’ Set for August 8th, the likes of Morgan Freeman and Analeigh Tipton co-star.