Posts filtered by tags: To Watch[x]


 

Red Band Trailer for Jay Baruchel's Horror 'Random Acts of Violence'

"I can't wait to show you…" Shudder has released an official red band trailer for the indie horror thriller titled Random Acts of Violence, the second feature film directed by Canadian actor-turned-filmmaker Jay Baruchel (his debut was the hockey sequel Goon: Last of the Enforcers from a few years ago). This first premiered at Fantastic Fest in Austin last year, and it will be available on Shudder later this summer to watch. This brutal horror is about a comic book creator who starts to no...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Horror, Austin, Jay Baruchel, Indies, To Watch, Fantastic Fest, Nia Roam


Watch: Stop-Motion Animated Short Film 'The Basket' Set in Mumbai

Empathy always makes a difference. This superb stop-motion animated short film Tokri, aka The Basket, comes from an animation studio in India. The film is about a young girl who decides to make baskets and sell them on the street in Mumbai in hopes of making money so she can repair her father's broken pocket watch. Featuring a music selection of Bollywood songs. Animation filmmaker Suresh Eriyat was inspired after he had an encounter with a basket seller and shooed her away, only to think la...
Tags: Movies, India, Animation, Short Film, Mumbai, Suresh, To Watch, Tokri, Suresh Eriyat


Rosamund Pike is Marie Curie in New US Trailer for 'Radioactive' Film

"Science is changing… And I'm going to prove them wrong." Amazon Studios has released an official US trailer for Radioactive, a historic biopic film about the life and times of iconic scientist Marie Curie. We already featured two UK trailers for this film earlier in the year, but with it arriving on Amazon Prime Video later this month there's a new US trailer to watch. The film tells of the scientific and romantic passions of Marie and Pierre Curie, and the reverberation of their discoverie...
Tags: Amazon, UK, Movies, Trailer, US, Rosamund Pike, Marie Curie, Pierre, Indies, Marie, Amazon Studios, New US, To Watch, Pierre Curie, Maria Salomea Skłodowska, Harriet Turnbull


Festival Promo Trailer for Possessed Pants Fashion Horror Film 'Slaxx'

"I'm so, like, totally excited I could just… die!" Ahahahaha. An early festival promo trailer has debuted for a Canadian horror comedy film titled Slaxx, about a possessed pair of jeans. First there was In Fabric about a possessed dress, then came Bad Hair this year about possessed hair extensions, and now we have possessed pants. "From the producers of Turbo Kid comes a new type of killer, a pair of jeans, in this raucous horror-comedy, which makes its world premiere at Fantasia 2020!" When...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Horror, Mpaa, Libby, To Watch, Hanneke Talbot


Official Teaser Trailer for 'Tesla' Biopic Starring Ethan Hawke as Nikola

"You want a lemonade?" Whoaaaa! IFC Films has debuted the first teaser trailer for the new Tesla biopic, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. This teaser is debuting today to celebrate Nikola Tesla's 164th birthday - did you know he was born during a lightning storm? Tesla "reinvents" the biopic by taking a contemporary understanding of him and playing it back through a re-imagining of his real life and his experiments during his time. Ethan Hawke stars as the bri...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Tesla, Ifc, Ethan Hawke, Nikola Tesla, Nikola, To Watch, Ebon Moss Bachrach


New UK Trailer for Black & White Version of Bong Joon-Ho's 'Parasite'

"See Parasite, the historic phenomenon, in a brand new light." Curzon has released a new official UK trailer for the black & version of Parasite that has been touring around festivals since late last year. The beloved Best Picture winner was given a special B&W edition, overseen by Bong Joon-ho, and it has been playing mostly at film festivals. Forrest Cardamenis wrote a report here from IFFR earlier this year about watching it again this way. And it sounds like it makes a bit of a differenc...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, Parks, Iffr, Curzon, Bong Joon, To Watch, Foreign Film, Song Kang ho Bong, Lee Sun kyun Cho Yeo jeong Jang Hye, New UK Trailer for Black amp, Forrest Cardamenis, New UK Trailer for Black White Version


Watch: Animated Short 'A Mind Sang' on Perception & Transformation

Get ready for a mind-bending 6-minute journey. A Mind Sang is Vimeo's "Staff Pick Award" winner from this year's Annecy Film Festival for animation. Made by Portuguese filmmaker Vier Nev, the entrancing animated film is about perception, rebirth and transformation. That's really the only good way to describe it, because it's an immersive and deeply engaging film where various images blend and transform. "Animating every sequence took a couple of months because I was animating by myself in be...
Tags: Movies, Animation, Short Film, To Watch, Vier


'Endless' Romance Trailer with Alexandra Shipp & Nicholas Hamilton

"I hear your voice everywhere I go…" Quiver has released the official trailer for a romantic drama titled Endless, the latest from filmmaker Scott Speer, who seems to have a thing for young love films - making Midnight Sun and I Still See You before this. This is a story of connection despite tragedy: when madly in love high school graduates Riley and Chris are separated by a tragic car accident, Riley blames herself for her boyfriend's death while Chris is stranded in limbo. But miraculousl...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Alexandra Shipp, Chris, Riley, Indies, To Watch, Eddie Ramos, Scott Speer, Nicholas Hamilton, DeRon Horton Famke Janssen Ian Tracey


Official US Trailer for 'Out Stealing Horses' Starring Stellan Skarsgård

"The way we carried on, something had to go wrong." Magnolia Pictures has released an official trailer for Out Stealing Horses, a Norwegian drama about a man thinking back on his life and his adolescence. The film originally premiered at the Berlin Film Festival last year, and is finally getting a release in the US this summer after opening in Norway originally more than a year ago. Stellan Skarsgård stars as a man living alone quietly in Norway, who meets a new neighbor that he recognizes a...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, US, Norway, Magnolia Pictures, Stellan Skarsgard, Indies, Berlinale, To Watch, Foreign Film, Bjørn Floberg Tobias Santelmann Jon Ranes, Danica Curcic


Experimental Thriller Sci-Fi Romance 'The Honeymoon Phase' Trailer

"From your file, I didn't think you'd make it past the first week…" Dark Sky Films has released the official trailer for an indie sci-fi romantic thriller titled The Honeymoon Phase, marking the directorial debut of filmmaker Phillip G. Carroll Jr. This premiered at the FirstGlance Film Fest Philadelphia but hasn't shown up anywhere else. Despite looking pretty solid. A struggling couple enter a futuristic experiment to analyze their relationship – room, board, $50,000 and a month alone toge...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Sci-fi, Black Mirror, Tom, Indies, Mike Sutton, To Watch, Dark Sky Films, Phillip G Carroll Jr, Chloe Carroll, FirstGlance Film Fest Philadelphia, François Chau Tara Westwood, Ione Butler


Trailer for Grace Glowicki's Gothic Fable 'Tito' About a Fearful Man

"I'll be your friend, man." Factory 25 has debuted an official trailer for an indie film titled Tito, written by and directed by and starring Grace Glowicki as the title character, Tito. The film is described in marketing as "a gothic feminist fable" that is "a wholly unique vision of predation, friendship and fear." It is about a man being hunted by sexual predators. Starved of food and surrounded by danger, Tito (played by Glowicki) is on the verge of total breakdown when a friendly neighb...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Tito, Indies, To Watch, SXSW Film Festival, Grace Glowicki, Glowicki, Ben Petrie


Annabelle Dexter-Jones Fights to Survive in Trailer for 'Ravage' Horror

"They're watiing for you." Brainstorm Media has debuted the first trailer for an indie horror titled Ravage, which seems to be inspired by The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. This first premiered at the GenreBlast Film Festival last year and hit a number of other genre festivals including Screamfest, Horrible Imaginings, and Dead by Dawn. The last old growth forest on the Eastern Seaboard - a place far removed from civilization. Harper Sykes finds herself a witness to something she doesn't underst...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Horror, Dawn, Eastern Seaboard, Texas Chain Saw Massacre, To Watch, Annabelle Dexter Jones, Robert Longstreet, Harper Sykes, Bruce Dern Eric Nelsen Joshua Brady


Alexandra Daddario in Teaser Trailer for 'Lost Girls & Love Hotels' Film

"Sadness is a hair away from melancholy…" Astrakan Film has released the first teaser trailer for an indie drama titled Lost Girls & Love Hotels, the latest from Swedish filmmaker William Olsson (An American Affair). Set in Tokyo and adapted from Catherine Hanrahan's novel, the film is about an American woman trying to forget her past drifting around dangerous nightlife. Alexandra Daddario stars as Margaret, co-starring with Takehiro Hira as a Yakuza gangster named Kazu, and a cast including...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Trailer, Tokyo, Margaret, Indies, Alexandra Daddario, Kazu, To Watch, William Olsson, Catherine Hanrahan, Takehiro Hira, Carice van Houten Misuzu Kanno, Kate Easton


First Trailer for 'My Wonderful Wanda' Film About a Polish Immigrant

"Don't leave me to those lunatics." The Match Factory has released an official promo trailer for a Swiss indie drama titled My Wonderful Wanda, which was part of the Tribeca Film Festival line-up earlier this year. The film is the latest from Swiss filmmaker Bettina Oberli, and is still seeking international distribution. Agnieszka Grochowska stars as the titular Wanda, a Polish immigrant working as a carer in Switzerland. She nurses the aging patriarch of the wealthy Wegmeister-Gloor family...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Switzerland, Wanda, Don, Indies, Tribeca Film Festival, To Watch, Bettina Oberli, Agnieszka Grochowska, Wegmeister Gloor


First UK Trailer for Drama 'Make Up' Written/Directed by Claire Oakley

"It's not about what it looks like, it's how it makes you feel." Artificial Eye in the UK has released an official trailer for an indie psychological drama titled Make Up, marking the feature directorial debut of English filmmaker Claire Oakley. This initially premiered at the London Film Festival last year, and it also played at the Rotterdam, Göteborg, and Glasgow Film Festivals this year. While at a remote holiday park in Cornwall, a young woman is drawn into a mysterious obsession when s...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, Cornwall, London film festival, Ruth, Indies, To Watch, Molly Windsor, Claire Oakley, Rotterdam Goteborg, Glasgow Film Festivals, Elodie Wilton


First Trailer for 'Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies' Documentary

"I wasn't prepared for the entire world picking your body apart." Quiver Distribution has just released an official trailer for an indie documentary called Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies, from Time Warp filmmaker Danny Wolf. The film, which hasn't played at any festivals, is described as the "definitive documentary on the history of nudity in feature films from the early silent days to the present." It features revealing interviews with actors including Pam Grier (Jackie Brown, Foxy...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Malcolm McDowell, Documentaries, Miri, Peter Bogdanovich, Danny Wolf, Time Warp, To Watch, Amy Heckerling Fast Times, Pam Grier Jackie Brown Foxy Brown, Clockwork Orange Caligula, Kevin Smith Zack


Watch: Outstandingly Creative Dutch Animated Short 'Bloeistraat 11'

This short film originally premiered in 2018, and won the Best Short Film award at the Annecy Film Festival that year. After two years it's finally online and I am more than happy to share it! One of the best and most creative animated shorts I've ever seen. Bloeistraat 11 (which translates to Bloomstreet 11 in English) is made by Dutch filmmaker Nienke Deutz based in Rotterdam. The film is about best friends spending their last summer holiday of childhood amusing themselves around the house...
Tags: Movies, Animation, Short Film, Rotterdam, To Watch, Bloomstreet, Nienke Deutz


Brief Teaser for 'Halloween Kills' Sequel - Now Opening October 2021

"No no no!" Universal has officially announced that the next Halloween sequel, titled Halloween Kills, has been delayed from October of this year until October 2021. This is the next sequel in the brand new trilogy (Halloween in 2018, Halloween Kills coming up, ending with Halloween Ends in 2022) and it's once again directed by David Gordon Green. No plot details have been revealed yet. The film is finished and ready to go, with plans to open in October of this year, but the pandemic has for...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Horror, Jamie Lee Curtis, David Gordon Green, To Watch, Nick Castle


First Trailer for 'She Dies Tomorrow' Written/Directed by Amy Seimetz

"I just have this feeling I'm going to die tomorrow." Neon has released the first official trailer for She Dies Tomorrow, a peculiar psychological thriller meets dark comedy starring Kate Lyn Sheil. The film is both written and directed by indie actress Amy Seimetz, her second feature following Sun Don't Shine in 2012. Kate plays Amy, who thinks she's dying tomorrow… and it's contagious. "As her delusions of certain death become contagious to those around her, Amy and her friends’ lives spir...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Kate, Amy, Indies, Sun Don, To Watch, Amy Seimetz, Kate Lyn Sheil, Madison Calderon


Meet Mayor Michael Tubbs in Trailer for 'Stockton on My Mind' Doc

Upset the setup! HBO has debuted the first official trailer for a documentary film titled Stockton On My Mind, from award-winning filmmaker Marc Levin (Class Divide, Rikers, Chasing The Thunder). This was set to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival this spring. Stockton On My Mind is a "hopeful and beautiful" portrayal of how Michael Tubbs, the youngest, and first African-American mayor of Stockton, California transformed a community through his love and radical imagination for it. With Tub...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Trailer, Stockton, Tribeca Film Festival, Stockton California, Tubbs, Marc Levin, Michael Tubbs, To Watch, Mind Doc, Stockton On My Mind


First Trailer for 'Red Penguins' Doc About Hockey Madness in Moscow

"It's complete chaos." Universal Pictures has unveiled an official trailer for a wild new documentary called Red Penguins, the latest doc film from the director of the Red Army doc about the Cold War-era Russian hockey team. Red Penguins tells a story of capitalism and opportunism run amok - complete with gangsters, strippers and live bears serving beer on a hockey rink in Moscow. Shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Pittsburgh Penguins and the famed Red Army hockey team forme...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Russia, Moscow, Documentaries, Red Army, Universal Pictures, Soviet Union, Pittsburgh Penguins, To Watch, Polsky, First Trailer for Red Penguins, Red Penguins, Steve Warshaw


Bryan Cranston & His Captive Gorilla in 'The One and Only Ivan' Trailer

"Does the baby elephant get to be free?" Disney has unveiled the first trailer for The One and Only Ivan, a live-action hybrid mix with CGI animals telling the story of a gorilla who tries to escape captivity. This was originally going to open in theaters this summer, but Disney has shifted it directly to a Disney+ streaming premiere on the service later in August. The story is about a gorilla named Ivan who tries to piece together his past with the help of an elephant named Stella after the...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Disney, Angelina Jolie, Bob, Helen Mirren, Stella, Bryan Cranston, Danny DeVito, Ivan, Mack, Sam Rockwell, To Watch, Brooklynn Prince, Ivan Trailer, Ruby Together


Official Trailer for Sue Ding's Short 'The Claudia Kishi Club' on Netflix

"You can have your story. You can tell your own story however you want." Netflix has unveiled an official trailer for a short documentary film titled The Claudia Kishi Club, premiering on Netflix this week. This 17-min film is about the fictional Claudia Kishi, a main character in the best-selling "Baby-Sitters Club" books, who was one of the only Asian American characters in 80s/90s culture. "As a blossoming artist, [she] was a special role model for aspiring young creators—many of whom are...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Netflix, Documentaries, Short Film, Ding, To Watch, Baby Sitters Club, Phil Yu, Claudia Kishi Club, Claudia Kishi, Yumi Sakugawa Sarah Kuhn


Romany Malco's 'Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison' Official Trailer

"Don't seek success, seek purpose. And let success find you." Cranked Up Films has debuted the first official trailer for an indie comedy titled Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison, that is written and directed by and starring Romany Malco. He plays an ex convict finally out on parole who's set on becoming a world renowned motivational speaker and then "the success story they claimed he'd never be". Malco explains: "My goal with Tijuana Jackson is to redefine success as we know it and teach...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Don, To Watch, Romany Malco, Malco, Tijuana Jackson, Shannon Dang


Watch: Moving Short Doc 'Mothers For Justice' About Maria Hamilton

"I'm determined to get change." After her son, Dontre Hamilton, is shot 14 times and killed by a Milwaukee Police Officer in a popular downtown park, Maria rallies grieving mothers from across the country to join her in a cross country trip to demand justice on behalf of their sons. Mothers For Justice is a short film about Maria Hamilton and the founding of the Mother for Justice United organization. It's a condensed 15-minute short version of filmmaker Erik Ljung's full documentary The Blo...
Tags: Movies, Documentaries, Short Film, Maria, Dontre Hamilton, To Watch, Maria Hamilton, Erik Ljung, Milwaukee Police Officer, Mothers For Justice, Mother for Justice United, Doorstep Maria


Insanely Weird Abduction Horror Comedy 'Fried Barry' Promo Trailer

"Where the hell have you been, Barry?" Rock Salt has released an early promo trailer for a totally insane indie horror comedy titled Fried Barry, made in South Africa by a British filmmaker making his feature directorial debut after numerous music videos. This premiered at the Cinequest Film Festival and is playing at tons of other genre festivals this year. "The movie that breaks all the rules." Fried Barry is a bizarre tale told in a genre-bending onslaught of sex, drugs and violence. A sp...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Horror, South Africa, Cape Town, Barry, To Watch, Gary Green


Rose Matafeo & Matthew Lewis in Baby Comedy 'Baby Done' Trailer

"Aren't you ever tired of just being so responsible?" Madman Films from Australia has just released the first official Australian trailer for Baby Done, a fun coming-of-baby comedy made by New Zealand filmmaker Curtis Vowell. It is also executive produced by none other than Taika Waititi! Supporting his own New Zealanders. Wannabe-adventurer Zoe freaks out when she falls pregnant with her long-term boyfriend Tim. As Tim embraces the prospect of fatherhood, Zoe attempts to rush through her dr...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Australia, Trailer, New Zealand, Tim, Matthew Lewis, Aren, Taika Waititi, Zoe, To Watch, Rose Matafeo, Curtis Vowell, Tim As Tim, Rachel House Emily Barclay, Ryan O Kane


New UK Trailer for 4K Restoration of 'Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure'

"Gentlemen - I'm here to help with your history report." Studiocanal UK has released an official trailer for the brand new 4K restoration of the 80s comedy time travel classic Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure. Yes, we're getting a sequel this year finally - Bill & Ted Face the Music - but while we wait for them to figure when this will open, we can revisit the original movie in the best quality yet. Starring Keanu Reeves as Ted Theodore Logan, and Alex Winter as Bill S. Preston Esquire, two ...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, Ted, Bill, Keanu Reeves, San Dimas, Bill Ted, Alex Winter, To Watch, Bill S Preston Esquire, Ted Theodore Logan, Bill Ted Face, Hal Landon Jr


Gillian Jacobs & Jemaine Clement in UK Trailer for 'I Used to Go Here'

"I used to dance in this room like 15 years ago!" Signature Entertainment in the UK has released the first official trailer for an indie comedy called I Used to Go Here, from filmmaker Kris Rey (Empire Builder, Unexpected). This premiered at the SXSW Film Festival earlier this year, and is arriving on VOD in the fall. Her engagement is called off, her first book isn't doing so well, and all her friends are having babies. Kate Conklin is in a real rut when out of nowhere she gets a call from ...
Tags: UK, Movies, Trailer, Sxsw, Indies, Gillian Jacobs, Jemaine Clement, To Watch, Signature Entertainment, David Kirkpatrick, Kris Rey, Kate Conklin, Khloe Janel This, Gillian Jacobs Jemaine Clement


First Trailer for 'The Cuban' Starring Louis Gossett Jr. as a Musician

"We teach people how to love." Brainstorm Media has released the first official trailer for The Cuban, a heartwarming indie drama from Canadian-Italian filmmaker Sergio Navarretta. This first premiered at the Whistler Film Festival last year, and it also played at the Sonoma Film Festival earlier this year. Ana Golja plays a naïve pre-med student who lands her first job working in a nursing home. An unexpected friendship with Luis, an elderly Cuban musician there, reignites her love of music...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Trailer, Whistler Film Festival, Indies, Luis, To Watch, Giacomo Gianniotti, Louis Gossett Jr, Brainstorm Media, Ana Golja, Sergio Navarretta, Lauren Holly Shiva Negar Jonathan Keltz