Tag Archives: IFC Films

Danny Strong: Rebel With a Cause

On this edition, I talked to actor/screenwriter/producer Danny Strong. He is making his directorial debut with “Rebel in the Rye” starring Nicholas Hoult, Zoey Deutch, Sarah Paulson and Kevin Spacey. Author J.D. Salinger leads a reclusive lifestyle after the success of his popular and controversial novel “The Catcher in the Rye.”

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Just Another Night in the Morgue Trailer: The Autopsy of Jane Doe!

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To all outward appearances, Jane Doe should not be dead. As father and son coroners work on her autopsy, events occur that suggest that maybe she isn’t…

Directed by Andre Ovredal (Troll Hunters), The autopsy of Janbe Doe stars Brian Cox and Emile Hirsch. It opens in theaters and VOD on December 20th. The trailer follows the jump.

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Poignant Trailer: Things To Come!

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What happens when the perfect life you’ve worked so hard to achieve falls apart all at once?

That’s the situation facing Natalie (the amazing Isabelle Huppert) in Things to Com – directed by Mia Hansen-Løve (Eden). Check out the trailer after the break.

Things to Come will be in select theaters on December 2nd.

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Down and Out Trailer: Time Out of Mind!

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Richard Gere stars as George, a homeless man struggling to find food and shelter in New York City, in Time Out of Mind – the new movie from Academy- Award nominee Oren Moverman.

Check out the trailer after the jump. Time Out of Minds opens in theaters on September 9th and comes to VOD on September 18th.

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Just Plain Wrong Trailer: The Stanford Prison Experiment!

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It started out as a simple college behavioral study but became all too real. Check out the first trailer for IFC Films’ The Stanford Prison Experiment following the jump.

The Stanford Prison Experiment will be in theaters on July 17th and VOD on July 24th.

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Unsettling Trailer: Good Kill – War is a First-Person Shooter!

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As one of the characters says in the trailer, ‘War is a first-person shooter.’ Good Kill is a unique war movie that looks at today’s drone warfare from the point of view of Tom Egan, a former combat pilot turned drone pilot, and asks just what does today’s warfare mean?

Ethan Hawke, January Jones, Zoe Kravitz and Bruce Greenwood star in Good Kill, from director Andrew Niccol (Gattaca). Check out the chilling trailer after the jump.

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Extraterrestrial Trailer: Alien Outpost!

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The invasion of the alien ‘Heavies’ has been beaten back until there’s only one spot on Earth they still hold – but they are fighting ferociously to hold that position.

One army unit is posted to keep them in check, so they have largely been forgotten. What the rest of the world doesn’t know is that the Heavies are planning a second invasion – and that one army unit is all that stands between them and conquering the Earth.

Alien Outpost is the directorial debut of Game of Thrones’ visual effects supervisor, Jabbar Raisani and will be in select theaters on January 30th. Check out the trailer after the jump.

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Behind The Scenes: The Making of Boyhood!

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Richard Linklater’s film Boyhood was shot, a bit at a time, over twelve years to capture the ups and downs in the life of a single boy and his family.

Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette – and introducing Ellar Coltrane and Lorelei Linklater, Boyhood is getting huge buzz during ‘awards season’ and has already topped a number of best of lists and picked up some prestigious awards.

Follow the jump for a ten-minute featurette on The Making of Boyhood.

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The Trip To Italy – A Tasty Sequel!

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Sometimes a sequel can be just as much fun as the original. The Trip To Italy is a case in point. The premise of The Trip was two guys on a road trip to write a book about sampling the best food in the UK. It was just Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon playing somewhat fictionalized versions of themselves and having a great deal of fun. The same is true of The Trip To Italy.

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Disturbing Trailer: Proxy!

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When Esther is viciously attacked, it might just turn out to be the proverbial blessing in disguise because she meets Melanie in a support group. Melanie seems to get her and the two become fast friends. Eventually, though, things get weird.

Proxy is a thriller from IFC Midnight. It will open in NYC on April 18th and roll out across the country afterward. The trailer follows the jump.

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