New ‘Paddington’ Trailer – Starring Ben Whishaw As The Voice Of Paddington, Hugh Bonneville, Nicole Kidman…
Featuring a couple new snippets of footage, TWC-Dimension has set loose this US trailer for ‘Paddington.’ The cast for the first ever live-action film inspired by Micahel Bond’s best-selling books includes Ben Whishaw as the voice of Paddington, ‘Downton Abbey’ star Hugh Bonneville as Mr. Brown, and Nicole Kidman as an evil taxidermist determined to wreak her revenge. They are joined by Sally Hawkins as Mrs. Brown, Julie Walters as Mrs. Bird, the housekeeper, and Jim Broadbent as Mr. Gruber, the owner of the antiques shop. Finally, Michael Gambon and Imelda Staunton are voicing Paddington’s Uncle Pastuzo and Aunt Lucy. The film will still open in the UK on November 28th and in the US on January 16th.
Alright, I’m hugely excited for this one. Paramount Pictures has debuted this first trailer and one-sheet for Ava DuVernay’s upcoming drama, ‘Selma.’ The film will have a limited release in the US on Christmas day before opening wide on January 9th, 2015 – setting up a major Awards season push. ‘Selma’ is the story of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic struggle to secure voting rights for all people – a dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with the epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, and led to President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965. The film’s release will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the landmark legislation. ‘Selma’ opens on February 6th, 2015 in the UK.
The film stars David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King Jr., Tom Wilkinson as Lyndon Baines Johnson, Carmen Ejogo as Coretta Scott King, Andre Holland as Andrew Young, Omar J. Dorsey as James Orange, Alessandro Nivola as John Doar, Dylan Baker as J. Edgar Hoover, Giovanni Ribisi as Lee White, Tessa Thompson as Diane Nash, Colman Domingo as Ralph Abernathy, Stephen Root as Al Lingo, Jeremy Strong as James Reeb, Tim Roth as George Wallace, and Oprah Winfrey as Annie Lee Cooper.
This has been one hell of a day for film news: ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ title announced, the final ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ trailer drops, full cast announced for Quentin Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight,’ and now this!
The Walt Disney Company’s Chairman and CEO Bob Iger announced today during an investors call that ‘Toy Story 4′ will arrive in cinemas in June 2017. John Lasseter, who directed ‘Toy Story’ and ‘Toy Story 2′ and now serves as he Chief Creative Officer for Pixar, Walt Disney Animation Studios, and DisneyToon Studio, will direct the film. Although unconfirmed at this moment in time, it is expected that the likes of Tom Hanks as Woody, Tim Allen as Buzz, Kristen Schaal as Trixie, Kevin McKidd as Reptillus Maximus, Wallace Shawn as Rex, Timothy Dalton as Mr. Pricklepants, Michael Keaton as Ken, Don Rickles as Mr. Potato Head and Joan Cusack as Jessie will reprise their roles.
From 20th Century Fox comes this Dutch poster for Ridley Scott’s ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings.’ Opening on December 12th in the US and December 26th in the UK, the lead cast for the Biblical epic includes Christian Bale as Moses, Joel Edgerton as Ramesses II, Aaron Paul as Joshua, John Turturro as Seti I, Ben Kingsley as Nun, Sigourney Weaver as Tuya, María Valverde as Zipporah, Indira Varma as Miriam, Hiam Abbass as Bithiah, Kevork Malikyan as Jethro, Anton Alexander as Dathan, Golshifteh Farahani as Nefertari, and Ben Mendelsohn as Hegep (not one actor of African descent… come on Hollywood).
Teaser Video For Next Week’s New ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Trailer; Full Trailer Will Arrive Online On November 13th
Focus Features has set loose this short tease for next week’s new ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ trailer, which will debut during ABC’s ‘Scandal’ on November 13th at 9:00pm ET/2:00am GMT. The trailer will be released online shortly after. The erotic drama stars Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey and Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele, the duo at the center of the story. Marcia Gay Harden, Rita Ora, Luke Grimes, Eloise Mumford, Victor Rasuk, Callum Keith Rennie, Jennifer Ehle and Max Martini also star in the adaptation of the EL James novel. ’Fifty Shades of Grey’ opens on Valentine’s Day 2015.
Following the release of the first clip from ‘Horrible Bosses 2,’ Warner Bros. Pictures has unleashed this second clip from 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.