Videos and Trailers
From Sony Pictures comes this latest behind-the-scenes featurette for ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2.’ The film is the second in a planned four-film series that will further expand to include spin-offs for The Sinister Six and Venom. From director Marc Webb, ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ will be released in the US on May 2nd and in the UK on April 18th. The superhero sequel stars Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Campbell Scott, Embeth Davidtz, Paul Giamatti, Sally Field, Colm Feore, Chris Cooper, Felicity Jones, B.J. Novak and Sarah Gadon.
In ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) continues to struggle with balancing his life as a high school student, and his responsibilities as Spider-Man. When Peter begins to investigate more about his father’s past, thanks to the help of his friend Harry Osborn (Dane DeHaan), he begins to realize that the new threats of Electro (Jamie Foxx) and the Rhino (Paul Giamatti) all have one thing in common: OsCorp. The official synopsis for the film can be read below.
From CS comes this latest TV spot for ‘Maleficent,’ the live action re-telling of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale. Lead by Angelina Jolie as Disney’s notorious evil queen, ‘Maleficent’ co-stars Elle Fanning as Aurora, and Sharlto Copley as Stefan, the half-human, half-fairy bastard son of the human king. In the film, Miranda Richardson plays Queen Ulla, a fairy queen who is Maleficent’s aunt – and dislikes her niece. Kenneth Cranham plays the human king who plots to conquer the fairy kingdom. Sam Riley takes the role of Diaval, a raven who changes into human form and is Maleficent’s right hand. Juno Temple, Imelda Staunton and Lesley Manville play the three pixie fairies in the tale.
NBC have debuted this trailer for John Carney’s upcoming flick ‘Begin Again.’ Formerly titled ‘Can A Song Save Your Life?’, the musical romantic comedy-drama stars Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Hailee Steinfeld, Adam Levine, Mos Def, Cee-Lo Green, James Corden and Catherine Keener.
Written and directed by John Carney (Once), ‘Begin Again?’ follows Gretta (Knightley) and her long-time boyfriend (Levine) who, seduced by dreams of making it in the big city, move to New York to pursue their passion for music. She’s heartbroken when he dumps her for the fame and fortune of a big solo contract, leaving her all on her own. Her world takes a turn for the better when a down-on-his-luck record producer (Ruffalo) stumbles upon her singing during an open mic night and is immediately captivated by her raw talent and inspiring authenticity – they may be each other’s last chance to turn their lives around. ‘Begin Again’ opens on July 2nd. Source: The Playlist.
Universal and Blumhouse Productions have revealed this new theatrical trailer for ‘The Purge’ sequel, ’The Purge: Anarchy.’ The film, which is penciled in for a July 18th release in the US and a July 25th bow in the UK, will see the return of writer-director James DeMonaco. Frank Grillo, Michael K. Williams, Carmen Ejogo, Zach Gilford, Kiele Sanchez and Keith Stanfield star. When ‘The Purge,’ made on a budget of $3 million, opened in cinemas last summer, it earned a stunning $34 million in its debut, setting a new record for an original R-rated horror (that record was later broken by ‘The Conjuring’). The Ethan Hawke and Lena Headey-starrer went on to earn $89.3 million worldwide.
The New Founding Fathers of America invite you to celebrate the annual Purge. The sequel to 2013’s runaway sleeper hit will be released on Friday, June 20, 2014. Returning alongside writer/director/producer James DeMonaco to produce the next chapter of the thriller are Blumhouse Productions’ Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity and Insidious series), alongside Sébastien K. Lemercier (Assault on Precinct 13, Four Lovers) and Platinum Dunes partners Michael Bay (Pain & Gain, Transformers franchise), Brad Fuller (The Amityville Horror, A Nightmare on Elm Street) and Andrew Form (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Friday the 13th).
“Artificial Intelligence” Featurette For ‘Transcendence’ – Starring Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Morgan Freeman…
Warner Bros. Pictures have let out the hatch this latest behind-the-scenes featurette for Wally Pfister’s ‘Transcendence,’ the directional debut of the Oscar-winning cinematographer. Best known for his work with Christopher Nolan, Pfister won an Academy Award for Best Cinematography for ‘Inception.’ The sci-fi thriller has a stellar cast in Johnny Depp, Morgan Freeman, Paul Bettany, Rebecca Hall, Cole Hauser, Kate Mara, Clifton Collins Jr, Cory Hardrict and Cillian Murphy. Warner Bros will release ‘Transcendence’ on April 18th.
Dr. Will Caster (Depp) is the foremost researcher in the field of Artificial Intelligence, working to create a sentient machine that combines the collective intelligence of everything ever known with the full range of human emotions. His highly controversial experiments have made him famous, but they have also made him the prime target of anti-technology extremists who will do whatever it takes to stop him.
Cinedigm has released, via Yahoo! Movies, the trailer for Kelly Reichardt’s ‘Night Moves,’ which is loosely based on Edward Abbey’s novel ‘The Monkey Wrench Gang.’ Set for May 30th, the film stars Dakota Fanning, Jesse Eisenberg, Peter Sarsgaard, Alia Shawkat and James LeGros.
NIGHT MOVES is the story of three radical environmentalists coming together to execute the most intense protest of their lives: the explosion of a hydroelectric dam—the very source and symbol of the energy-sucking, resource-devouring industrial culture they despise. Harmon is a former Marine, radicalized by tours of duty overseas. His life in the military is behind him, but at heart he remains the same reckless alpha male he always was, eager for adventure, excited by the prospect of mayhem and destruction.