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Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack Inks Production Deal With A24 (EXCLUSIVE)

Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack Films has signed a production deal with A24, the content studio whose credits include the films “Moonlight,” “The Florida Project” “Midsommer” and “Uncut Gems,” and the television series “Ramy” and “Euphoria,” among many other projects. Scott and Cactus Jack will produce movies in partnership with A24, which was revealed on Scott’s […]
Tags: Florida, News, A24, Travis Scott, Scott, Cactus Jack, Cactus Jack Films


Parable of the Sower Is Finally Becoming a Feature Film

As a climate reporter, I live and breathe bad news. I frequently wake up and immediately Google things like “flood deaths” or “wildfire damage.” But this week, something good happened. A24, the company behind films like Uncut Gems and Moonlight, won the rights to adapt Octavia Butler’s science fiction novel Parable of…Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Fiction, Disney, Literature, Dystopia, A24, Kim Stanley Robinson, Genres, Butler, Naomi Osaka, Academy Award, Octavia Butler, Parable Of The Sower, Speculative Fiction, Octavia E Butler


Lamb Trailer Previews A24’s Noomi Rapace-Led Supernatural Drama

A24 has released the official Lamb trailer for Valdimar Jóhannsson’s upcoming feature directorial debut, starring Noomi Rapace.  Just like its first teaser, the new video continues to tease the film’s dark and bizarre tones that will most likely center around parenthood.  The trailer comes after the supernatural horror drama just recently had its world premiere at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival. The film is scheduled to arrive in U.S. theaters on Thursday, October 8. RELATED: Joaquin Phoenix-Led ...
Tags: Video, Movies, Drama, Horror, Sherlock Holmes, Iceland, Lamb, A24, Cannes, ComingSoon, Movie News, Noomi Rapace, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, Valdimar Jóhannsson, Hilmir Snaer Gu, Chimney Sweden


‘Lamb’ Trailer Reveals Half-Lamb, Half-Human Baby, All A24 Horror

Things get wild in the trailer for A24’s “Lamb,” premiering in theaters on Oct. 8. Starring Noomi Rapace, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson and Ingvar Sigurðsson, the film follows a childless couple in rural Iceland who makes an alarming discovery in their sheep barn. After defying the will of nature in an attempt to […]
Tags: News, Iceland, Lamb, A24, Noomi Rapace, Valdimar Jóhannsson, Hlynur Haraldsson, Ingvar Sigurðsson


The Green Knight Clip Features Dev Patel and Alicia Vikander

A24 has released a new The Green Knight clip from David Lowery’s long-delayed medieval fantasy film, based on the timeless Arthurian legend. The video, which you can check out below, features Dev Patel’s Sir Gawain as he gets a cold wake-up call from Alicia Vikander’s character, who dumps a bucket of water on him.  The film is currently slated to debut in theaters next Friday on July 30. Its theatrical release sees The Green Knight going up against two competitors in the form of Disney’s live-ac...
Tags: Video, Movies, Drama, Matt Damon, Disney, Ridley Scott, A24, Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, David Lowery, Arthur, ComingSoon, Movie News, Ralph Ineson, Noomi Rapace, Lowery Toby Halbrooks


The Tragedy of Macbeth Sets Premiere at the 2021 New York Film Festival

Joel Coen’s highly-anticipated Shakespearean film adaptation of The Tragedy of Macbeth has officially set its world premiere on September 24 at the Alice Tully Hall as the opening night film of this year’s 59th New York Film Festival. The announcement also comes with the release of the first official Tragedy of Macbeth image which you can check out below, providing us our first look at Oscar winners Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand as Lord and Lady Macbeth. “The New York Film Festival is ...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Drama, Washington, Tom Hanks, Frances Mcdormand, Streaming, Shakespeare, Brendan Gleeson, A24, Macbeth, Denzel Washington, Lady Macbeth, New York Film Festival, Coen, Alice Tully Hall


The Green Knight: Printable Posters Featuring Dev Patel’s Sir Gawain

A24 has released three new printable posters from the upcoming medieval fantasy epic The Green Knight, featuring Oscar-nominated lead Dev Patel (Slumdog Millionaire, Lion) as Sir Gawain. You can check out the posters below and download them by  clicking the link here ! You can call him Sir pic.twitter.com/Q6tW67MbR8 — A24 (@A24) July 22, 2021 RELATED: Dev Patel Accepts His Destiny in A24’s The Green Knight Trailer An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, The Green...
Tags: Movies, Drama, A24, Dev Patel, Joel Edgerton, Alicia Vikander, David Lowery, Lowery, ComingSoon, Movie News, Ralph Ineson, Green Knight, Aaron L Gilbert, Sean Harris, Gawain, Barry Keoghan


Joaquin Phoenix-Led Pic Disappointment Blvd. Adds Parker Posey & More

According to Deadline , A24 has enlisted six more cast members including Parker Posey (You’ve Got Mail) and Zoe Lister-Jones (How It Ends) to join Joaquin Phoenix in Ari Aster’s forthcoming feature Disappointment Blvd. In addition to Posey and Lister-Jones, Stephen McKinley Henderson (Lady Bird), Michael Gandolfini (The Many Saints of Newark), Denis Ménochet (Inglorious Basterds), and Hayley Squires (I, Daniel Blake) have also been cast for the project. RELATED: Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara ...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Oscar, Newark, Parker Posey, A24, Joaquin Phoenix, Joker, Hayley Squires, Nathan Lane, Toni Collette, Posey, Movie News, Zoe Lister-Jones, Kylie Rogers, Daniel Blake


A24’s ‘Zola’ Will Be Available to Rent on Premium Video-on-Demand Sooner Than Expected (EXCLUSIVE)

“Zola,” the A24 movie inspired by a viral Twitter thread, will be available to rent on demand starting on Friday, July 23. Similar to many movies that have been released during the pandemic, “Zola” is landing on digital rental platforms earlier than expected. Historically, new films play exclusively in theaters for at least 75 days […]
Tags: News, A24, Zola


Indie Film and TV Studio A24 Explored Sale With $3 Billion Asking Price (EXCLUSIVE)

A24 recently explored a possible sale, with the indie film studio floating an asking price of between $2.5 billion to $3 billion. Sources familiar with the situation tell Variety that the Oscar-winning shop behind “Moonlight” and “Uncut Gems” has engaged with numerous potential suitors for more than 18 months. It’s unclear if those discussions continue […]
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‘Lamb’ Trailer: Noomi Rapace Raises a Sheep Child in A24’s New Horror Movie

The 2021 Cannes Film Festival is now underway, and one of the films playing this year in the Un Certain Regard section is Lamb, an Icelandic thriller starring Noomi Rapace as the (adoptive?) mother of a half-human, half-sheep child. You heard that right. The film is set to premiere at the festival on July 13 but indie-horror distributor A24 has already acquired the North American rights and now we have a look at the first international teaser. Lamb Trailer Variety (via Bloody Disgusting...
Tags: Movies, Thriller, Sherlock Holmes, Movie Trailers, Iceland, Cannes film festival, Lamb, Ridley Scott, A24, Johannsson, Elizabeth Shaw, CinemaScore, Lisbeth Salander, Noomi Rapace, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, Rapace


Lamb: A24 Nabs U.S. Rights to Noomi Rapace’s Supernatural Drama

Ahead of its world premiere at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival, A24 has officially acquired the North American distribution rights to Valdimar Jóhannsson’s feature directorial debut titled Lamb, which is being described as a supernatural thriller drama starring Noomi Rapace. A24 is planning to release the film in theaters later this year. The acquisition also comes with the release of the first Lamb teaser which you can check out below, teasing the film’s dark and eerie tone. RELATED: A24 Horror ...
Tags: Video, Movies, Drama, Horror, Sherlock Holmes, Iceland, Cannes film festival, Lamb, A24, Johannsson, Joel Coen, ComingSoon, Movie News, Noomi Rapace, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, Valdimar Jóhannsson


A24’s Pickup of Cannes Un Certain Regard Film ‘Lamb’ Confirmed, New Europe Film Sales Debuts Teaser

A24 has taken all North American rights to “Lamb,” which world premieres on May 13 in Cannes in the Un Certain Regard competitive sidebar. Jan Naszewski’s sales agency New Europe Film Sales confirmed the A24 pickup on Monday. A24 will release the film, which stars Noomi Rapace (“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,” “Prometheus”), later […]
Tags: News, Global, Cannes film festival, A24, Cannes, New Europe Film Sales, Jan Naszewski


‘Zola’ Director Janicza Bravo on Processing Female Trauma Through Fantasy [Interview]

Zola is a comedy. No, it’s a fantasy. No, it’s strange, dreamlike thriller meets ode to scumbag Florida. But to Zola director Janicza Bravo, the most important thing is that her new A24 dark comedy is a portrait of female trauma. Which might sound like a weird thing to say about a movie based on a Twitter thread about two strippers who take a wild trip down to Florida that ends in murder, mayhem, and a few jail convictions. “It does feel like it’s drenched in fantasy, because the original re...
Tags: Florida, Comedy, Movies, Drama, Interviews, Washington Post, Features, Bravo, James Franco, Tumblr, Chanel, Rolling Stone, A24, Tampa, Riley, Riley Keough


‘The Lighthouse’ is Opening in Japan, and Acclaimed Horror Manga Artist Junji Ito Drew Some Awesome Promotional Art

In what seems like a Mad Libs conjured straight from my subconscious, acclaimed horror manga artist Junji Ito drew an 8-page manga summary of A24’s black-and-white masterpiece in madness, The Lighthouse. The film was slated for release in Japan in 2020, but the COVID-19 pandemic delayed the release to July 2021. The film stars Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson as lighthouse keepers, or “wickies,” who become trapped together after a vicious storm. The Lighthouse is full of surreal imagery. Di...
Tags: Art, Comics, Japan, Movies, Horror, Robert Pattinson, A24, Lighthouse, Eggers, ITO, Willem Dafoe, Robert Eggers, The Lighthouse, Junji Ito, Tomie, Quibi


‘False Positive’ Review: Ilana Glazer’s Pregnancy Horror Movie is a Laborious ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ Riff [Tribeca]

Why can’t pregnancy horror movies escape the ghost of Rosemary’s Baby? More than 50 years have passed since the Roman Polanski classic hit our screens, but its shadow looms large over many a movie that attempts to tackle the horrifying realities — and fantasies — of childbirth. And it’s a shadow that False Positive, the Ilana Glazer-starring horror film directed by John Lee and co-written by Lee and Glazer, gets lost in. Glazer stars as Lucy, a perfect wife in every way to Justin Theroux’s s...
Tags: New York, Movies, Horror, Movie Reviews, Broad City, Ilana Glazer, Justin Theroux, Barbie, Hulu, A24, Glazer, Lucy, Adrian, Rosemary, Tribeca, Lee


Who is ‘The Green Knight’? Watch a Brief Oral History of the Arthurian Legend

A24 is finally bringing their fantasy epic The Green Knight to theaters later this summer. It’s been sitting on a shelf for awhile now due to the coronavirus pandemic, but thankfully, the studio decided to hold it back for us to experience on the biggest screen possible. However, some of you out there may be wondering, “Who is The Green Knight?” Before the movie, you can learn about the history of The Green Knight thanks to a new mini-oral history narrated by actor Ralph Ineson, who you may rem...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Fantasy, A24, Dev Patel, Video Clips, David Lowery, Don, Arthur, J R R Tolkien, Ralph Ineson, Green Knight, Gawain, The Green Knight, Gawain Dev Patel King Arthur


Ari Aster’s ‘Midsommar’ Follow-Up ‘Disappointment Blvd’ Adds Amy Ryan, Nathan Lane and More

Writer/director Ari Aster is tackling another heartfelt romantic comedy for his third feature. Just kidding. Aster has quickly become the arthouse king of horror with Hereditary and Midsommar, both of which utilized his visually unique storytelling methods circled around trauma and grief. He is now set to write and direct Disappointment Blvd starring Joaquin Phoenix, and Nathan Lane, Patti LuPone, Amy Ryan, and Kylie Rogers have now joined the talented yet perplexing line-up that has us wonderi...
Tags: Movies, Broadway, A24, Joaquin Phoenix, Yellowstone, Dani, Lane, Amy-Ryan, Nathan Lane, Patti LuPone, Aster, LuPone, Kylie Rogers, Florence Pugh, Midsommar, Ari Aster


Nathan Lane & More Join Joaquin Phoenix in Ari Aster’s Disappointment Blvd.

(Photo by Bruce Glikas/WireImage via Getty Images) Deadline brings word that Emmy nominees Nathan Lane (The Producers, Modern Family, The Birdcage) and Patti LuPone (Frasier, Hollywood, Witness) along with Oscar nominee Amy Ryan (Gone Baby Gone, Birdman, The Office) and Kylie Rogers (Home Before Dark, Yellowstone) are joining Oscar winner Joaquin Phoenix (Joker, Gladiator, The Master) in Ari Aster’s next A24 feature Disappointment Blvd. RELATED: Disappointment Blvd.: Joaquin Phoenix to Star in ...
Tags: Movies, Zach Braff, Drama, Office, Disney, Oscar, Hulu, A24, Joaquin Phoenix, Joaquin, Ryan, Gabrielle, Amy Ryan, Nathan Lane, Patti LuPone, ComingSoon


The Green Knight: Release Date, Cast and More

(Welcome to …And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.) David Lowery‘s fantasy epic The Green Knight will finally arrive this summer after being delayed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s a highly-anticipated film the features Dev Patel as a knight on a quest, and it’s full of magic, monsters, and talking animals. In short, it looks pretty damn great. Below you can learn ev...
Tags: Movies, Fantasy, A24, Dev Patel, Joel Edgerton, Sxsw, Alicia Vikander, David Lowery, Arthur, Pete, Lowery, Sarita Choudhury, Ralph Ineson, Release Dates, Kate Dickie, Green Knight


‘The Green Knight’ Was Inspired by Russian Classics, Hammer Horror Movies, Shakespeare, and…Ron Howard?

The Green Knight, one of the most-anticipated movies of the year, sends Dev Patel on an Arthurian quest full of swords, sorcery, and talking foxes. It’s the latest from David Lowery, director of A Ghost Story, Pete’s Dragon, and more. And when it came time to create the fantasy world of The Green Knight, Lowery drew on some predictable, and some unpredictable, influences. Speaking with EW, David Lowery dropped some info on the films that influenced his upcoming The Green Knight. Story-wise, ...
Tags: Movies, Fantasy, Disney, Kenneth Branagh, Shakespeare, A24, George Lucas, Dev Patel, Ron Howard, Henry V, Willow, David Lowery, John Boorman, Henry, Pete, Branagh


Gabrielle Union and Jeremy Pope to Star in A24’s ‘The Inspection’

Gabrielle Union and Jeremy Pope have been cast in the A24 movie “The Inspection,” based on the life of filmmaker and Marine Corps veteran Elegance Bratton. Bratton is writing the screenplay and directing the film in his feature debut. It will begin shooting later this summer. Pope, who received Tony Award nominations for “Ain’t Too […]
Tags: Gabrielle Union, News, Marine Corps, Pope, A24, Jeremy Pope, Elegance Bratton, The Inspection, Bratton Bratton


Val Kilmer Documentary ‘Val’ Heads From A24 to Amazon

Val, the documentary about actor Val Kilmer that has been in the works for 40 years, is heading from A24 to Amazon. The documentary from directors Leo Scott and Ting Poo is the first feature in a slate of documentaries and docuseries being produced by A24. Amazon Studios announced that it has acquired the U.S. and Latin American rights to the documentary Val, with A24 retaining the worldwide rights. The film directed by Leo Scott and Ting Poo, is produced by A24’s nonfiction arm led by Ben C...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Movies, Documentary, Leo, A24, Val-Kilmer, Val, U S, Ting, Amazon Studios, Kilmer, Leo Scott, Ben Cotner, Jennifer Salke Head, Val Kilmer Ali Alborzi


Amazon Studios Acquires Val Kilmer Documentary From A24

(Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic via Getty Images) Amazon Studios has acquired the U.S. and Latin American rights to the documentary Val. From directors Leo Scott and Ting Poo, this is the first feature in the slate of documentaries and doc-series being produced by A24, whose nonfiction arm is led by Ben Cotner. Producers include Boardwalk Pictures’ Andrew Fried, Dane Lillegard, Jordan Wynn, TwainMania’s Val Kilmer, Ali Alborzi and Brad Koepenick, Leo Scott of Cartel Films, and Ting Poo. RELAT...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Documentary, James Bond, Leo, A24, Latin America, Val Kilmer, Val, Ting, Amazon Studios, Kilmer, Movie News, Leo Scott, Jason LaVeris FilmMagic, Ben Cotner


Val Kilmer Documentary in the Works From Amazon Studios, A24

In perhaps the biggest news from Amazon this week, the studio has acquired a new documentary about the life and times of Val Kilmer. (We kid; the top story is its pending acquisition of MGM.) But “Val,” a chronicle of the method actor behind “The Doors” and “Top Gun,” also ranks as a buzzy purchase […]
Tags: Amazon, News, A24, MGM, Val Kilmer, Val, Works From Amazon Studios


‘False Positive’ Trailer: Ilana Glazer’s Pregnancy Doesn’t Seem Like a Bundle of Joy

A24 has a special delivery for you on Hulu this summer. In what looks like a new spin on Rosemary’s Baby, Ilana Glazer and Justin Theroux star in False Positive as Lucy and Adrian, a couple desperate to get pregnant. After finding what seems like a dream fertility doctor, they finally get their wish. But Lucy doesn’t feel quite right as the pregnancy develops, and she comes to suspect that something sinister might be going on. Watch the False Positive trailer below. False Positive Trailer ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Ilana Glazer, Justin-Theroux, Movie Trailers, Hulu, A24, Lucy, Adrian, Rosemary, John Lee, Pierce-Brosnan, Gretchen Mol, Rosemary s Baby, False Positive, Hindle


False Positive Trailer: Ilana Glazer Stars in Hulu & A24’s New Horror Pic

Hulu has released the full False Positive trailer for A24’s newest horror film, starring Broad City‘s Ilana Glazer, Justin Theroux, and Pierce Brosnan. The video features Glazer’s Lucy as she finally gets pregnant through the help of a mysterious fertility doctor. However, she’ll soon realize that there’s something wrong with her whole pregnancy as she begins to see creepy things about the fetus growing inside her. The film is scheduled to have its world premiere on June 18 at the 2021 Tribeca ...
Tags: Video, Movies, Horror, Broad City, Ilana Glazer, Justin Theroux, Streaming, Hulu, A24, Glazer, Lucy, Dante, Adrian, Rosemary, Sophia Bush, John Lee


‘False Positive’ Teaser: Ilana Glazer Stars in A24’s Bloody ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ Riff

Hulu has released the teaser for False Positive, a new A24 feature billed as a Rosemary’s Baby-inspired horror film. Ilana Glazer of Broad City fame sheds her comedy persona to star in False Positive as a woman who finds her dream fertility doctor (Pierce Brosnan) and finally gets pregnant, only for something sinister to begin happening. Watch the False Positive teaser below. False Positive Teaser This is the briefest of teasers, playing more like those annoying pre-trailer reels that h...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Netflix, Broad City, Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Justin Theroux, Movie Trailers, Hulu, A24, Glazer, Lucy, Rosemary, John Lee, Pierce-Brosnan, Jacobson


Julia Louis-Dreyfus to Star in A24’s Mother-Daughter Fairytale ‘Tuesday’

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is set to star in the upcoming A24 movie “Tuesday.” Plot details are being kept under wraps, though the film is being described as a “mother-daughter fairytale.” Irish actor Lola Petticrew, whose credits include indie comedies “A Bump Along the Way” and “Dating Amber” will play the Louis Dreyfus’ daughter, named Tuesday, in […]
Tags: News, A24, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Louis Dreyfus, Tuesday, Lola Petticrew


The Tragedy of Macbeth: A24 Teams with Apple For Joel Coen’s Next Film

(Photo by ANTHONY HARVEY/AFP via Getty Images) A24 has officially partnered with Apple Original Films for theatrical and streaming distribution of Oscar-winning filmmaker Joel Coen’s upcoming drama film The Tragedy of Macbeth, based on the classic Shakespearean tragedy of the same name. They’re planning to theatrically release the Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand-led feature worldwide in the fourth quarter of this year, followed by a global launch on Apple TV+ which puts the film up as a...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Drama, Washington, Tom Hanks, Frances Mcdormand, Streaming, William Shakespeare, Shakespeare, Brendan Gleeson, A24, Macbeth, Denzel Washington, Coen, Joel Coen, Movie News