Loung Ung’s gripping memoir of surviving the deadly Khmer Rouge regime from 1975 to 1978 is the source material for Angelina Jolie’s film First They Killed My Father.
A new featurette stresses how we follow events through Luong’s eyes as a child from the age of five to nine.
First They Killed My Father recently screened at TIFF and launches globally on Netflix on September 15.
Continue reading Through the Eyes of a Child Featurette: First They Killed My Father!
Directed by Angelina Jolie, First They Killed My Father is the adaptation of Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung’s gripping memoir of surviving the deadly Khmer Rouge regime from 1975 to 1978.
First They Killed My Father is an official selection of the Toronto International Film Festival and will premiere on Netflix on September 15th.
Continue reading Living Nightmare Trailer: First They Killed My Father!
The story of Louis Zamperini – from kid on the wrong path to Olympic athlete to surviving forty-seven days adrift in the Pacific Ocean to Japanese POW (and recipient of far worse than merely tortuous treatment – is one so improbable that it comfortably fits every possible definition of both heroism and ‘you can’t make that stuff up!”
Continue reading Unbroken – Great Story; Prosaic Movie!
Universal’s Unbroken, the film of Louis Zamperini’s story – from just another kid to Olympic athlete; to survivor of a WWII plane crash in the ocean to a survivor of captivity and a Japanese Prisoner of War camp – has taken a long time to get to us.
Directed by Angelina Jolie, Unbroken is a true story of survival in the face of overwhelming odds. Follow the jump to watch a behind the scenes featurette in which Jolie and Zamperini talk about his amazing story.
Unbroken premieres on Christmas Day.
Continue reading Unbroken: Behind the Scenes with Angelina Jolie and Louis Zamperini!
Disney has just released three clips to tease its epic new take on the sleeping beauty tale, Maleficent. The first sets up a scary misunderstanding; the second gives us a glimpse into Maleficent’s past, and the third takes us on location for a peek at how a massive battle scene was staged. Check out all three after the jump.
Maleficent opens on May 30th.
Continue reading Hot Clips: Three New Clips Tease Maleficent!
Disney has released several spiffy new character posters to support its other-side-of-the-story fairytale, Maleficent – and a new clip featuring Maleficent’s uninvited crashing of Princess Aurora’s Christening. Awkward!
Check them out after the jump. Maleficent swoops into theaters May 30th.
Continue reading Awkward Clip, New Character Posters: Maleficent!
A new featurette looks at Disney’s Maleficent and what its legacy might be. Check it out after the jump.
Maleficent gives us the real story beginning on May 30th.
Continue reading Maleficent: The Legacy Featurette!
If you thought the Maleficent teaser was crazy, wait until you see the actual trailer! Check it out following the jump.
Maleficent bespells theaters beginning May 30th.
Continue reading Adventurously Creepy Trailer: Maleficent!
Disney has released a new clip from Maleficent to go with the above banner. It reveals a glimpse into the character’s past. Check it out after the jump.
Maleficent premieres on May 30th.
Continue reading Maleficent Clip: Wings!
There’s a spiffy new poster for Walt Disney’s Maleficent and it’s almost a polar opposite of the (very cool) first one. Check it out (and get all the relevant social media links – including the new Twitter handle) after the jump.
Maleficent appears in theaters May 30th.
Continue reading Maleficent: You Know the Tale but You Don’t Know the Truth!
We all know the story of Sleeping Beauty – it’s a classic tale. But did you ever wonder how the evil Maleficent got that way? Maybe she was a decent human being once upon a time. Maleficent is the story behind the classic villain – and there’s a new trailer teasing her story. You will find it – and two more screen grabs – along with social media links and story description, following the jump.
Maleficent releases in theatres on May 30, 2014!
Continue reading Dark Trailer: Maleficent!