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Chad Michael Murray in Trailer for 'Ted Bundy: American Boogeyman'

"No man is truly innocent." Dark Star Pictures has released the official US trailer for an indie thriller titled Ted Bundy: American Boogeyman, the latest feature film made by murder-obsessed filmmaker Daniel Farrands (also of the films The Amityville Murders, The Haunting of Sharon Tate, The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson). Why do we need more Ted Bundy movies?! We've seen enough, too many of them recently (including No Man of God as well). Chad Michael Murray stars in this as Bundy, along ...
Tags: Florida, Movies, Trailer, US, America, Fbi, Nicole Brown Simpson, Bundy, Chad Michael Murray, Indies, Ted Bundy, To Watch, Holland Roden, Daniel Farrands, Lin Shaye Jake Hays Marietta Melrose


First Look Trailer for Neus Ballús' Catalan Comedy 'The Odd-Job Men'

"Nowadays, people… they just don't do things right." ScreenDaily has revealed the first promo trailer for an indie comedy from Catalonia called The Odd-Job Men, at least that's the English version of the title. The original Catalan title is Sis Dies Corrents, which translates directly to Six Current Days. It's premiering at both the Locarno and Toronto Film Festivals this fall, which makes this a good discovery already. The story follows three handymen who spend a week going from door-to-doo...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Catalonia, Barcelona, Indies, Locarno, To Watch, Foreign Film, Toronto Film Festivals, Mohamed Mellali Valero Escolar, Pep Sarrà


Keith David & Justin Etheredge Ponder Life in Indie Film 'Good' Trailer

"There's always something in this life you didn't do." Gravitas Ventures has unveiled an official trailer for an indie drama titled Good, the second feature film made by up-and-coming filmmaker Justin Etheredge. This initially premiered last year at the Austin Film Festival and is arriving on VOD starting in September this year. Payton becomes the caretaker of Gregory Devereaux, a wealthy man facing his final months. As they become close, Gregory's past sins force Payton to decide between hi...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Gregory, Gravitas Ventures, Indies, Payton, To Watch, Keith David, Justin Etheredge, Justin Etheredge Ponder Life, Gregory Devereaux, Nefetari Spencer Kali Raquel Christen Sharice, Sarah Scott Davis, Keith David Justin Etheredge


Revenge & Anger of All Kinds in 'Echoes of Violence' Official Trailer

"Take me to where you lost her." 1091 Pictures has released an official US trailer for Echoes of Violence, a crime thriller from indie filmmaker Nicholas Woods. This is premiering direct-to-VOD in August this year. An immigrant travels from Sedona, AZ to Los Angeles to seek revenge against the dangerous immigration lawyer who ruined her life. Echoes of Violence tells the story of Marakya, played by Michaella Russell, who was found bloody in the Sedona desert by the real-estate agent Alex, an...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Los Angeles, Alex, Sedona, Indies, Sam Anderson, Sedona Az, To Watch, Nicholas Woods, Echoes Of Violence, Marakya, Michaella Russell, Heston Horwin Chase Cargill, Amy Tolsky


A Banker Goes to Argentina - First Trailer for Acclaimed 'Azor' Film

"Act as simple as you can, my dear." Mubi has released an official trailer for an intriguing film titled Azor, which first premiered at the 2021 Berlin Film Festival earlier this year. It's described as a "political thriller" but it's unlike any other political thriller. Yvan De Wiel, a private banker from Geneva, goes to Argentina in the midst of a dictatorship to replace his partner, the object of the most worrying rumours, who disappeared overnight. It's set during a tumultuous time in Ar...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Argentina, Geneva, John Le Carre, Graham Greene, Mubi, Indies, To Watch, Foreign Film, Andreas Fontana, Yvan De Wiel, Mariano Llinás La Flor, Fabrizio Rongione Stéphanie Cléau Elli Medeiros, Alexandre Trocki


A Banker Goes to Argentina - Official Trailer for Acclaimed 'Azor' Film

"Act as simple as you can, my dear." Mubi has released an official trailer for an intriguing film titled Azor, which first premiered at the 2021 Berlin Film Festival earlier this year. It's described as a "political thriller" but it's unlike any other political thriller. Yvan De Wiel, a private banker from Geneva, goes to Argentina in the midst of a dictatorship to replace his partner, the object of the most worrying rumours, who disappeared overnight. It's set during a tumultuous time in Ar...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Argentina, Geneva, John Le Carre, Graham Greene, Mubi, Indies, To Watch, Foreign Film, Andreas Fontana, Yvan De Wiel, Mariano Llinás La Flor, Fabrizio Rongione Stéphanie Cléau Elli Medeiros, Alexandre Trocki


First Trailer for African Action Thriller 'Indemnity' Playing at Fantasia

"Someone's trying to frame me." An early promo trailer has debuted for a South African action thriller film titled Indemnity, marking the feature directorial debut of filmmaker Travis Taute. This is premiering at the upcoming 2021 Fantasia Film Festival, and this trailer offers us a first look. Jarrid Geduld stars as an ex-firefighter in Cape Town is forced to fight for his life after being accused of murdering his wife. Soon, connections are revealed between his past, the origin of his PTSD...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Cape Town, Fantasia, Indies, To Watch, Travis Taute, Tshamano Sebe, Jarrid Geduld, Vernon Willemse, Grant Powell Fury Road Tomb Raider, Nicole Fortuin Andre Jacobs Gail Mabalane


Creepy Trailer for Serial Killer Horror Thriller 'The Girl Who Got Away'

"I don't think you understand what happened here…?" Quiver Distribution has unveiled an official trailer for The Girl Who Got Away, a new serial killer horror-thriller from filmmaker Michael Morrissey (of Boy Wonder). Set in 2018, twenty years after a serial killer was caught and imprisoned, the story is about the "one who got away" now all grown up. When the killer escapes from prison, she goes after the final victim. Only one, Christina Bowden, managed to get away with her life, the other ...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Christina, Indies, Caulfield, To Watch, Michael Morrissey, Geoffrey Cantor, Christina Bowden


Indie Grindhouse Noir Film 'Like a Dirty French Novel' Official Trailer

"Am I making you nervous? While I touch myself?" Blvd De Cinema Productions has revealed an official trailer for a low budget indie film described as a "grindhouse noir" called Like a Dirty French Novel. Which, I must say, is a pretty clever title for this. The tagline states it's "between the absurd and the vulgar" which is also somewhat tantalizing. The film follows a number of interesting characters: a sexually-charged mysterious phone operator, two estranged twin brothers, and a cosplayi...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Indies, To Watch, Blvd De Cinema Productions, Amanda Viola


Full US Trailer for Creepy Icelandic Thriller 'Lamb' with Noomi Rapace

"It's not a child. It's an animal." Someone loves their little lamb a bit too much. A24 has revealed an official US trailer for an unsettling film from Iceland called Lamb, which just premiered at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival earlier this month. A childless couple in rural Iceland make an alarming discovery one day in their sheep barn. They will soon face the consequences of defying the will of nature, in this dark and atmospheric folktale. This one is described in reviews as a "highly orig...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Iceland, Cannes film festival, Indies, To Watch, Noomi Rapace, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson


First Look Trailer for Crazy Polish Film 'Bird Talk' by Xawery Żuławski

Time to let loose!! Take a look at this. A first look teaser trailer has dropped for a crazy Polish film called Bird Talk, made by Polish filmmaker Xawery Żuławski shooting an unrealized script by his father, the late master Andrzej Żuławski (who passed away in 2016). The film initially premiered in 2019 at a few film festivals in Europe, but is just now showing up in the US. The Museum of Moving Image in NYC is hosting a screening later this month of the film as part of their First Look 20/...
Tags: Europe, Movies, Trailer, US, First Look, Indies, To Watch, Andrzej Żuławski, Museum Of Moving Image, Żuławski, Xawery Żuławski, Warsaw Intellectuals


First Look Teaser for Almodóvar's 'Parallel Mothers' Playing in Venice

Almodóvar is back again! An early teaser trailer has debuted for the latest Pedro Almodóvar film, this one titled Parallel Mothers, originally known as Madres Paralelas. It was just announced as a Venice Film Festival premiering in a few months, and will open in the US later this year from Sony Pictures Classics. The film is another drama that centers on two mothers, portrayed by Penélope Cruz and Milena Smit, who both give birth on the same day. "With Madres Paralelas I return to the female...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Pedro Almodóvar, Venice, Sony Pictures, Penélope Cruz, Indies, Almodóvar, To Watch, Rossy de Palma, Milena Smit, Sánchez Gijón Israel Elejalde Julieta Serrano


Billie Piper Stars In & Directs Offbeat RomCom 'Rare Beasts' Trailer

"A post-Fleabag-era tale of dysfunctional relationships." Give it a whirl! Brainstorm Media has released the official US trailer for an indie offbeat romantic comedy called Rare Beasts, marking the feature directorial debut of talented English actress Billie Piper. This premiered in 2019 at the Venice Film Festival and is only now getting an official release in both the UK and US this summer. It's described as an "anti rom-com" film about Mandy, a career-driven single mother, who falls in lo...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, US, Peter, Mandy, Indies, To Watch, Leo Bill, Pete Billie Piper, Kerry Fox Toby Woolf David Thewlis, Lily James This


What's Inside the Chest That Can't Be Opened? 'Hum' Official Trailer

"The void – it showed me something…" Freestyle Digital Media has released an official trailer for Hum, an indie thriller from filmmaker Henry Johnston, that first premiered at the Indy Film Fest last year. When a mysterious and impenetrable Chest that appeared years ago opens for the first time, a young man becomes inexplicably trapped in the woods along with his spiteful mentor and a strange woman with ties to a local cult. The cast includes Tyler Ross, Andrew Oliveri, Sonaz Izadi, Sierra M...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Indies, Johnston, Bradley Smith, To Watch, Freestyle Digital Media, Henry Johnston, Indy Film Fest


Vibrant Trailer for Japan Underground Dance Drama 'Dreams On Fire'

"We've got similar styles don't you think? You and I?" Get a first look at this underground dance film from Japan titled Dreams On Fire, featuring the first leading role from celebrated Japanese dance idol, Bambi Naka, the former lead dancer on Madonna's Rebel Heart Tour. This premiered at the Glasgow Film Festival earlier this year, and next will play at Montreal's Fantasia Film Festival this fall. An electrifying and dazzling feature debut from Canadian-born, Japan-based filmmaker Philippe...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Trailer, Madonna, Tokyo, Montreal, Indies, Philippe, To Watch, Philippe McKie, Bambi Naka


First Look Teaser for Satire 'Official Competition' with Cruz & Banderas

"It's not the first time I've worked with an idiot." Yes!! This is going to be amazing. An early teaser trailer has debuted for a film titled Official Competition, which is riffing on film festivals and art house films and making fun of them. The film is a satire from two Argentinian filmmakers and co-stars the powerhouse duo Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas. From this first look, it could be described as The Square but for festivals, making fun of them and how ridiculous all the films are...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Penélope Cruz, Antonio Banderas, Cruz, Ivan, Indies, To Watch, Banderas, Lola Felix, Karina Kolokolchykova


High School Drama Nerds Slumber Party Comedy 'Dramarama' Trailer

"Boys are so emotional." 1091 Pictures has released an official trailer for an indie coming-out comedy titled Dramarama, from writer / director Jonathan Wysocki making his feature directorial debut after years of work in the industry. This premiered at festivals last year including at Outfest Los Angeles and BFI Flare in London, and will be out on VOD in August. Set in 1994, a closeted teen struggles to part ways with his four high school drama nerd friends at their final slumber party befor...
Tags: London, Movies, Trailer, BFI, Gene, Indies, John Hughes, To Watch, Nico Greetham, Outfest Los Angeles, Jonathan Wysocki


New US Trailer for Eccentric Film 'The Show' Written by Alan Moore

"We've saved you the best seat in the house…" Shout Factory has released a new official US trailer for the strange, eccentric, indie film titled The Show, directed by filmmaker Mitch Jenkins. This premiered at the Sitges Film Festival last year, and we featured an early teaser trailer back then. A man's search for a stolen artifact leads him to the haunted town ("Northampton - a strange and haunted town in the heart of England as dangerous as he is") filled with Voodoo gangsters, masked adve...
Tags: England, Movies, Trailer, Alan Moore, US, Northampton, Indies, Tom Burke, To Watch, Mitch Jenkins, Sitges Film Festival, Sheila Atim, house Shout Factory, Souvenir Siobhan Hewlett


Meet Three Māori Cousins from New Zealand in 'Cousins' Film Trailer

"Returns to your mountains…" Array has unveiled a new US trailer for a New Zealand film titled Cousins, which is soon getting an official Netflix release in the US this summer. Ava DuVernay's Array Releasing is proud to announce the debut of Cousins, directed by Ainsley Gardiner & Briar Grace-Smith. The film follows three Māori cousins—Mata, Missy and Makareta—who lead separate lives, yet are bound together forever. The story entwines the very different lives of three Maori girls, cousins, t...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Netflix, New Zealand, Ava Duvernay, Indies, To Watch, Patricia Grace, Ainsley Gardiner Briar Grace Smith, Mata Missy, Makareta, Rachel House Tanea Heke, Keyahne Patrick Williams Cousins


Trailer for New Zealand Nihilistic Thriller 'Coming Home in the Dark'

"I'm a magician. I make things disappear…" An international trailer has debuted for the New Zealand film titled Coming Home in the Dark, which originally premiered at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. The film has been praised as a "nihilistic morality thriller" and "nail-biting" tale of a family on a road-trip gone awry. A school teacher is forced to confront a brutal act from his past when a pair of ruthless drifters takes him and his family on a nightmare road-trip. Comin...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, New Zealand, Indies, To Watch, Daniel Gillies Erik Thomson Miriama McDowell, Matthias Luafut


Alicia Vikander in Trailer for Justin Chon's 'Blue Bayou' Louisiana Film

"Are we getting kicked out?" "Nah, baby girl, I ain't going nowhere…" Focus Features has unveiled the first official trailer for Blue Bayou, the latest film from acclaimed Korean-American filmmaker Justin Chon, known for his other award-winning films Gook and Ms. Purple previously. This time around, Blue Bayou is premiering at the prestigious 2021 Cannes Film Festival playing in the Un Certain Regard category (his last two films premiered at Sundance instead). It's currently set for a limite...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Louisiana, Alicia Vikander, Indies, Jessie, Vikander, Focus Features, Blue Bayou, To Watch, Chon, Justin Chon, Alicia Vikander Mark O Brien, Sydney Kowalske


New US Trailer for Nigerian Drama 'This Is My Desire' aka 'Eyimofe'

"The way we leave this world is very important." Janus Films has revealed an official US trailer for an indie drama from Nigeria titled This Is My Desire, also known (originally) as Eyimofe. This premiered at a number of international film festivals last year, including the Berlin, London, Hamburg, and IndieLisboa Film Festivals. Set in Lagos, Nigeria, tragedy and fate intervene as two people try to better the lives of their families. A "heartrending and hopeful portrait of everyday human en...
Tags: Europe, Movies, Trailer, Nigeria, US, Lagos, Rosa, Lagos Nigeria, Indies, To Watch, Foreign Film, Berlin London Hamburg, Eyimofe, Jude Akuwudike, Temi Ami Williams


First Trailer for Mysterious 'Memoria' with Tilda Swinton in Colombia

"It's like a rumble from the core of the Earth." Neon has unveiled the first official trailer for the mysterious new drama Memoria, the latest film from acclaimed Thai filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul, best known for his films Tropical Malady, Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives, Mekong Hotel among many, many other creative projects. This is premiering in the main competition at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival this week, and Neon already has plans to release it soon. A woman from Sc...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Scotland, Colombia, Tilda Swinton, Cannes film festival, Indies, To Watch, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Earth Neon, Mekong Hotel, Agnes Brekke


First Trailer for Kornél Mundruczó's Generation-Spanning 'Evolution'

"You raised me… to be suspicious of the world." The Match Factory has released an early promo trailer for a riveting time-jumping, generation-spanning film called Evolution - premiering at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival this month. This is the latest work from Hungarian filmmaker Kornél Mundruczó working with screenwriter Kata Wéber - they both collaborated on Pieces of a Woman most recently and this is their ambitious follow-up to that film. In Evolution, the duo offers a powerful drama trac...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Berlin, Cannes film festival, Indies, Kata Weber, Kornel Mundruczo, To Watch


Alan Tudyk & Hannah Kasulka in Con Comedy 'Playing God' Trailer

"Can't stop now, it's the role of a lifetime." Vertical Ent. has released an official trailer for an indie comedy titled Playing God, a film from writer / director Scott Brignac. It's debuting in August despite not showing up at any festivals before. A brother & sister con-artist duo find themselves scamming a grieving billionaire by convincing him they can introduce him to God, face-to-face. They recruit their mentor, and together the three of them attempt the biggest con of their lives. Th...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Indies, To Watch, Alan Tudyk, Hannah Kasulka, Scott Brignac, Hannah Kasulka Luke Benward, Michael McKean Jude Demorest Marc Menchaca, Alan Tudyk Hannah Kasulka


Aaron Monaghan in Time Loop 'Redemption of a Rogue' Film Trailer

"Love is the only thing that can heal, Jimmy." Wildcard Distribution has unveiled an official trailer for an acclaimed, award-winning Irish film titled Redemption of a Rogue, opening in the UK in August. It won the Best Irish Film award at the Galway Film Fleadh last year. Described as a "bible, black comedy [musical] about a prodigal son returning to his hometown to seek salvation for his sins." Redemption of a Rogue follows Jimmy, played by Aaron Monaghan, on his road to redemption after r...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, US, Indies, Jimmy, Cavan, To Watch, Galway Film Fleadh, Aaron Monaghan, Jimmy Wildcard Distribution, Time Loop Redemption


First Trailer for 'Where Is Anne Frank' Animated Film from Ari Folman

"Anne did not write this diary so you could worship her." Le Pacte has debuted the first official trailer for Where Is Anne Frank, the latest animated film from acclaimed Israeli director Ari Folman, of the films Waltz with Bashir and The Congress previously. This was a last minute addition to the 2021 Cannes Film Festival currently underway, premiering in the "Out of Competition" section. The film takes us back to the diaries of Holocaust survivor Anne Frank, but re-imagines her in modern d...
Tags: Europe, Movies, Congress, Trailer, Animation, Amsterdam, Cannes film festival, Anne Frank, Anne, Indies, Bashir, Kitty, To Watch, Le Pacte, Ari Folman, Emily Carey


Trapped in a Futuristic Elevator in Sci-Fi Thriller 'Rising Wolf' Trailer

"I've kept everything you can do hidden, hoping to prevent them from finding you." Samuel Goldwyn Films has released a new official US trailer for an indie sci-fi thriller titled Rising Wolf, which also goes under the name Ascendant in other countries. This looks like a strange, but very slick, mysterious "eco-thriller" film about a young woman trapped in some kind of futuristic elevator. A young environmentalist discovers she's trapped in the elevator of a super high-rise building at the me...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Samuel Goldwyn, Indies, To Watch, Charlotte Best, Aria Wolf, Karelina Clarke


Early Teaser Trailer for 'Great Scott' Film About a Young 'BTTF' Fan

"Go, Johnny, Go!" Sonic Screenworks has unveiled an early promo teaser trailer for a fun new Back to the Future homage / throwback feature film titled Great Scott. It's not really a documentary, and it's not a remake, it's more of a tribute to the life-changing magic of Back to the Future – a bit like that funky Star Wars tribute film Fanboys from 2009. The story follows a boy named Scott from the UK who sees Back to the Future while he's on vacation in Florida, and when he returns home he i...
Tags: Florida, UK, Movies, Trailer, Scott, Indies, Dougie Poynter, To Watch, Phil Hawkins, Johnny Go Sonic Screenworks, Jon Campling


Promo Teaser for 'Lamb' with Noomi Rapace Premiering in Cannes

Noomi Rapace heads back to Iceland. New Europe Film Sales has released an early promo teaser trailer for an Icelandic drama titled Lamb, marking the feature directorial debut of filmmaker Valdimar Jóhannsson. The film is premiering this month at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival in the Un Certain Regard section, and is still looking for international distribution. A childless couple in rural Iceland make an alarming discovery one day in their sheep barn. They soon face the consequences of defyin...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Iceland, Cannes film festival, Cannes, Indies, To Watch, Foreign Film, Noomi Rapace, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, Valdimar Jóhannsson, Iceland New Europe Film Sales