Monthly Archives: May 2017

‘The Mountain Between Us’ Trailer: Kate Winslet, Idris Elba Get Stranded in the Cold

Hany Abu-Assad’s Survival Thriller

20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for The Mountain Between Us, the Hany Abu-Assad-directed survival thriller starring Kate Winslet and Idris Elba.

The story follows two strangers who survive a plane crash, then must survive the wilderness. Based on the novel of the same name by Charles Martin, the screenplay is written by Chris Weitz and J. Mills Goodloe.

Adam Wingard Tapped to Helm ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’

Legendary Entertainment/Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. hired The Guest and Blair Witch director Adam Wingard to helm Godzilla vs. Kong, according to THR.

The Legendary Entertainment/Warner Bros. joint venture was written by Terry Rossio (the Pirates of the Caribbean movies and a story credit on 1998’s Godzilla) and his team.

‘The Little Hours’ Trailer: Aubrey Plaza, Alison Brie Play Bad Nuns

Jeff Baena’s Nunsploitation Comedy

Gunpowder & Sky has released the official green band trailer for The Little Hours, the Jeff Baena’s modern “nunsploitation” shock comedy starring Aubrey Plaza, Alison Brie, Dave Franco, and Kate Micucci.

The story follows nuns on a quiet convent who get their world rocked when a new servant comes to work alongside them. John C. Reilly, Molly Shannon, Fred Armisen, Jemima Kirke, Adam Pally, Jon Gabrus, Lauren Weedman, Paul Weitz, and Paul Reiser co-star.

First Trailer for Stephen Frears’ ‘Victoria and Abdul’

Stephen Frears' Drama Film

Focus Features has released the first domestic trailer for Stephen Frears’ Victoria and Abdul, the biographical drama film based on the true story of Queen Victoria’s latter years.

Victoria and Abdul sees Judi Dench (Mrs Brown) playing Queen again, with the story circling this time around the relationship between  and her Indian footman named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal).

Official Teaser Trailer for ‘Paddington 2’ has Arrived

Follow-Up To The 2014 Family Film

StudioCanal has debuted the first trailer for Paul King’s sequel Paddington 2, which features the returning cast of Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent, Peter Capaldi, Madeleine Harris and Samuel Joslin, and Ben Whishaw as the voice of “the marmalade-sandwich-munching bear” Paddington.

‘Salyut 7’: First Official Trailer for Cold War-Set 3D Space Adventure

Russian 3D Space Adventure

Russian outfit CTB Film Company has released the first official trailer for Klim Shipenko’s Salyut 7.

The film, set for an autumn release, tells the story of a doomed Russian rescue mission of an unmanned Soviet space station in 1985.

Based on the true story, and lensed by Sergey Astakhov and Ivan Burlakov, the $15 million Cold War-set 3D space adventure  contains 40 minutes of scenes shot in zero gravity.

First Trailer for Steven Soderbergh’s ‘Logan Lucky’

Steven Soderbergh's Heist Comedy

Bleecker Street has released the first official trailer and poster for Steven Soderbergh’s race car capper, Logan Lucky.

A gaggle of wacky characters includes Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Riley Keough, Seth MacFarlane, Katie Holmes, Katherine Waterson, Dwight Yoakam, Sebastian Stan, Brian Gleeson, Jack Quaid, with Hilary Swank, and introducing Daniel Craig as “Joe Bang”.