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Trailer: ‘Crimson Peak’

By Will Oliver, February 14th 2015

In a deluge of sub-par horror films, a scant glimmer of hope emerges. The first teaser for Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak was released today, and what a breath of fresh air it is. I try not to write off movies based on a pre-concieved notions, but it really seems like Hollywood has run out of ideas to frighten us. All of the jump scares and demonic possessions have gotten a bit stale, and although they have their place, I think viewers are looking for something new.

Crimson Peak is a gothic horror film that seems to focus on creating an eerie sense of dread, rather than bait you into those loud startling moments. Del Toro was originally attached to a reboot of Disney’s Haunted Mansion, but the project went cold. I can imagine some of his concepts for that will make an appearance. The “haunted house” is such a classic idea, and though a few recent horror flicks like The Woman in Black (2012)have made valiant attempts, nothing has quite hit the mark yet. With Del Toro directing and a cast including Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain, and Charlie Hunnam, I’m optimistic.

Crimson Peak hits theaters on October 16th, 2015.

The 2015 Super Bowl TV Spots

By Will Oliver, February 2nd 2015

 

Super Bowl 2015 TV spots

With roughly $4 million for a 30-second ad, motion picture companies would be nuts to not get some screen time during the Super Bowl. However, Marvel, Disney, and Warner Brothers held some of their most-anticipated cards close this year.

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Human-Sized ‘Ant-Man’ Trailer Teaser Released

By Will Oliver, January 3rd 2015

Ant-Man Trailer Teaser

Yesterday, Marvel released a miniature “ant-sized” version of the Ant-Man trailer teaser. Only it was purposely too small to see.

Today, they followed that up with the full “human-sized” version of the trailer teaser ahead of the release of the full trailer, which will drop on January 6 during the first episode of Marvel’s new show, Agent Carter.

We get a brief glimpse of Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, Evangeline Lilly as Hope Van Dyne, and Corey Stoll as Darren Cross. It’s a major tease, but hey, at least we actually know what we’re being shown this time.

Be sure come back here on January 6 for the full length trailer.
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Ant-Sized ‘Ant-Man’ Trailer Teaser

By Will Oliver, January 2nd 2015

Ant-Man
Today, Marvel shared a pint-sized version of the Ant-Man trailer teaser – only it’s so small that you can barely make out any of the action. Got to hand it to Marvel, this is pretty damn clever and hilarious, but mostly very cruel. This comes ahead of the actual premiere of the trailer which will come on January 6 during the first episode of Marvel’s new show Agent Carter (on ABC).

You can watch the trailer below, but head back here on Tuesday when we will have the full resolution trailer to share with you guys.

Ant-Man is directed by Peyton Reed and will be released in theaters on July 17.

Trailer: ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

By Will Oliver, December 11th 2014

Mad Max: Fury Road poster

After spending almost a quarter of a century in development hell and actually seeing progress within the last decade, George Miller’s franchise anti-hero Mad Max is returning to the big screen in a big way – without lead actor Mel Gibson.

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