Monthly Archives: August 2018

‘Green Book’ Trailer: Starring Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali

Universal’s Road Trip Movie

Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for Green Book, a real-life road trip movie set in the pre civil rights Deep South.

The Peter Farrelly-directed comic adventure stars Mahershala Ali as the sophisticated Don Shirley and Viggo Mortensen as the less-than-sophisticated Tony Vallelonga, embarking on a tour of the Deep South.

‘Arizona’ Trailer: Starring Danny McBride, Rosemarie DeWitt

Jonathan Watson’s Dark Comedy

RLJ Ent. has debuted the first trailer for the upcoming comedy thriller Arizona, starring Rosemarie DeWitt along with Danny McBride, Luke Wilson, Kaitlin Olson, David Alan Grier, and Elizabeth Gillies.

Directed by Jonathan Watson, the film follows McBride’s character in the late aughts housing crisis as he fights back in violent ways against losing his house.

Weekend Box Office: Jason Statham Can’t Be Stopped by Tom Cruise

Estimated ticket sales for August 10 to August 12 at U.S. and Canadian theaters:

Full Trailer for Disney’s ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’

Disney's Live-Action

Walt Disney Pictures has released the full-length trailer for The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, the action-packed makeover of E.T.A. Hoffman’s classic tale and the famed Tchaikovsky ballet adaptation.

The magical family film is helmed by Lasse Hallstrom, though Joe Johnston took over to handle reshoots.

Tom Cruise’s ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ Dominates Box Office Again

Disney's Live-Action

Tom Cruise’s latest Mission: Impossible movie repeated as box office champion in its second weekend in theaters, earning another $35 million, $10 million ahead of the modest opening of Walt Disney Co.’s latest live action remake, Christopher Robin.

First Look at ‘Stan & Ollie’ Biopic Starring John C. Reilly & Steve Coogan

Old Hollywood Biopic

The BFI London Film Festival has released the first look at Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly as the iconic comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy in the upcoming biopic Stan & Ollie.

Jon S. Baird’s Old Hollywood biopic will receive its world premiere Oct. 21 at the 62nd edition of the festival.

‘Lizzie’ Trailer: A New Spin on the Borden Murders

Roadside’s Period Drama

Saban Films and Roadside Attractions have released the first trailer for the Sundance shocker Lizzie ahead of a release next month.

Starring Chloe Sevigny and Kristen Stewart, this racy period drama tells the true story of Lizzie Borden, who became the main suspect of killing her father and stepmother in Fall River, Mass.