Friends With Benefits, red band trailer

Sunday Sermonette, for those of us who slept through church services this morning. Justification for posting? This cast: Emma Stone, Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake, Woody Harrelson, Jenna Elfman, Patricia Clarkson, Richard Jenkins. And director Will Gluck, who this year gave us...
Posted On 07 Nov 2010

Last Night, a “lush noirish” romantic thriller

ruh-roh: “The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he’s attracted. While he’s resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.” Variety says Last Night is “a...
Posted On 06 Nov 2010

Sucker Punch, trailer

Zack Snyder’s Sucker Punch, due in theaters March 25th, 2011. An action fantasy set in the vivid imagination of a young girl whose dream world provides the ultimate escape from her darker reality. Unrestrained by the boundaries of time and place, she is free to go where her...
Posted On 04 Nov 2010

Tree of Life, poster & synopsis

[UPDATE: We've learned from Alex Billington at Coming Soon that the poster everyone grabbed yesterday for Tree of Life is not the official distribution poster from Fox Searchlight. The design we saw yesterday was created as an international sales tool. It's legit as a...
Posted On 03 Nov 2010

Tintin springs to life for Spielberg & Jackson

Thanks to Hunter for the overnight tip to the full reveal of Tintin, Snowy and Captain Haddock. Peter Jackson anticipates the question, “If it’s going to be this realistic, why not film it on real sets with real people?” ‚ÄúWith live action you‚Äôre going to...
Posted On 01 Nov 2010

Photorealistic Tintin details revealed

Empire has been gradually teasing a dozen close-up details of Steven Spielberg’s and Peter Jackson’s Tintin, and our first glimpse of the photo-realistic animation style looks impressive. Slashfilm has assembled the tiles onto an overlay of the iconic pose of intrepid...
Posted On 31 Oct 2010

London Boulevard trailer

Based on the Ken Bruen novel, London Boulevard is the directorial debut of Oscar-winning screenwriter William Monaghan. Opening in the UK November 26 and coming to the US next February. (Thanks to Hunter)
Posted On 29 Oct 2010

Force of Hobbit: New Zealand woos Jackson back

There and Back Again, indeed. I thought we would hold off covering the endless dispute in New Zealand that was mucking up production of The Hobbit on the same terrain where The Lord of the Rings was set. Finally broke down and reported the good news/bad news about the casting...
Posted On 27 Oct 2010

Daft Punk music video for Tron Legacy

Sci-fi fans were spoiled in 2009 with half a dozen milestone movies ranging in style from classic psychological mind-twisters (Moon), exhilarating reboots (Star Trek), “revolutions in cinema” (Avatar), prawn pwnage directorial debuts (District 9), and fresh injections...
Posted On 26 Oct 2010

Meryl, Oprah, & Sandy go shopping with Michael Patrick King

Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey, and Sandra Bullock are reportedly part of the high-powered package for a comedy set “in the world of a Home Shopping-type network” (Is that a “world” or an “underworld”?) If that sounds mildly interesting, prepare...
Posted On 23 Oct 2010