Tag Archives: Columbia Pictures

Atlanta’s Got It All Trailer: Superfly!

In the tradition of the great Blaxploitation movies of the 60s and 70s, comes Superfly. Not a remake, a reinterpretation of what the word means – redefining the hustle; set in the city of Atlanta, GA.

The final trailer for Superfly is intense and ambitious – just like its protagonist.

Superfly opens on June 15th.

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I’m Going To Have Get… Dirty Trailer: Sicario: Day of the Soldado!

Sicario: Soldado – Alejandro Gillick (Benicio Del Toro) and Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) – Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures.

When a drug cartel is found to have aided terrorists, the President declares the cartels to be terrorist organizations. Now all and any measures may used to combat them.

Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) is called in and given carte blanche to deal with them in Sicario: Day of the Soldado – opening on June 29th.

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Everyone’s Got Their Thing Trailer: Venom!

‘We all have our own problems; our own issues,’ notes Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy), in the first teaser trailer for Marvel’s Venom – as he’s undergoing an MRI.

As he’s mentioning ‘an accident,’ there’s a flash of an alien spacecraft that’s crashed in a wooded area. And what’s that bubbling black stuff in that super-science -looking container?

Venom opens on October 5th – and it’s pretty clear that New Mutants isn’t the only Marvel/Columbia Pictures movie that’s going to lean into the horror arena…

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This Is (And Isn’t) Your Grandma’s Peter Rabbit!

Peter Rabbit – Peter Rabbit (James Corden) – Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures/Sony Animation..

When I came out of an advance screening for Peter Rabbit I would have gladly paid to see it again right away.

The hybrid film (live-action/CGI) features a mostly CGI cast of animals interacting with human beings in the real world and it’s done so well that you buy in immediately.

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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle: High Energy Fun!

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle – (l to r) Franklin “Moose” Finbar  (Kevin Hart),  Dr. Smolder Bravestone (Dwayne Johnson),  Ruby Roundhouse (Karen Gillan) and  Professor Shelly Oberon (Jack Black) – Photo by Frank Masi/Courtesy of Columbia Pictures.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle may be the most authentic video gaming movie I’ve ever seen. Match that with a Breakfast Club/Indiana Jones vibe and the result is two hours of pure, high energy fun.

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Definition of Terrorism Trailer: Sicario 2: Soldat!

Sicario 2: Soldat – Alejandro (Benicio Del Toro) and Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) – Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures.

‘The administration believes that the drug cartels fit that definition…’

This time there are no rules.

Sicario 2: Soldat will premiere on June 29, 2018.

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Each One of Us is Greater Than the Worst Thing We’ve Ever Done Trailer: Roman J. Israel Esq

Roman J. Israel Esq. – Roman (Denzel Washington) and George (Colin Farrell) – Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures.

Roman J. Israel, Esq. is a dramatic thriller set in the underbelly of the overburdened Los Angeles criminal court system. Denzel Washington stars as a driven, idealistic defense attorney whose life is upended when a turbulent series of events challenge the activism that has defined his career.

Roman J. Israel Esq. will be in theaters on November 3rd.

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