Monthly Archives: August 2015

First Trailer for ‘The 5th Wave’ Starring Chloe Grace Moretz

Chloe Grace Moretz

Sony has released the first full-length trailer for its new sci-fi thriller The 5th Wave, the upcoming adaptation of Rick Yancey’s hit teen novel, starring Chloe Grace Moretz as a girl in the middle of an alien invasion trying to find her missing brother.

The First Trailer for ‘Concussion’ Debuts Featuring Will Smith

Will Smith's Sports Drama

Sony has debuted the first trailer and poster for Concussion starring Will Smith via Peter King’s Monday Morning Quarterback column on Monday.

The powerful sports drama based on the GQ article “Game Brain,” written by Jeanne Marie Laskas, follows Dr. Bennet Omalu (Smith) and the struggles he faced attempting to make the sport safer for players.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Compton’ Three-peats; ‘War Room’ Tops Newbies

The N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton is on top for the third consecutive weekend with $13.2 million from 3,142 theaters after losing out to War Room on Friday.

Compton is now the most successful musical biography of all time, topping the 2005 Johnny Cash biopic Walk the Line ($119.5) as well as 2002’s 8 Mile ($116.7), starring the rapper Eminem.

New ‘Goosebumps’ Trailer Delivers More Monsters

R.L. Stine's Books Adaptation

Sony Pictures India has released the new Goosebumps international trailer, packed with Werewolf, Yeti, The Invisible Boy, a giant preying mantis, and plenty more monsters.

Starring Jack Black as a cantankerous author R.L. Stine, the second Goosebumps trailer explains how to break down a story into three parts: the beginning, the middle, and the twist.

“Hannibal” Star Mads Mikkelsen to Play Villain in ‘Doctor Strange’

Mikkelsen To Play Villain

Variety is reporting that “Hannibal” star Mads Mikkelsen is in early talks to play one of the villains in Marvel’s Doctor Strange, opposite Benedict Cumberbatch.

Whoever Mikkelsen plays in the film (Dormammu or Mephisto or someone else), he won’t be the only villain in the Scott Derrickson film,

The New ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Teaser has Dropped

John Boyega

Thursday morning, “the official home of Star Wars on Instagram” dropped 15 seconds of footage from The Force Awakens.

The new snippet-length teaser features new footage (about 9 whole seconds) of Finn (John Boyega) wielding his own shining blue lightsaber,

First Look at Michael Fassbender in ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Movie

Ubisoft Motion Pictures

New Regency and 20th Century Fox (via Yahoo!) have revealed the first image of X-Man star Michael Fassbender in costume as Callum Lynch in Ubisoft Motion Pictures’ Assassin’s Creed adaptation.

Fassbender plays a brand new character not from any of the many games in the series.