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Alien: Covenant: Prologue: What Dr. Shaw and David Did!

Alien: Covenant: Prologue – David (Michael Fassbinder) being repaired by Dr. Elizabeth Shaw (Noomi Rapace) – Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox.

At the end of Prometheus, Dr. Elizabeth Shaw (Noomi Rapace) and the synthetic David (Michael Fassbinder) set to find the homeworld of the Engineers.

Did they make it?

The new short, directed by Ridley Scott, Alien: Covenant: Prologue gives us the next chapter in their story.

Alien: Covenant opens on My 19th.

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Existential Crisis for Lightning McQueen Trailer: Cars 3!

Cars 3 – Lightning McQueen (voiced by Owen Wilson) on a race simulator – photo courtesy of Disney•Pixar.

The trailer for Cars 3 seems to indicate that, after the critical the franchise took for Cars 2, things are moving back to character driven storytelling.

Age is catching up to Lightning McQueen as a new pretender to his racing throne, Jackson Storm, is shattering McQueen’s lap times and he’s told his racing days are coming to a close.

But without racing, who Lightning McQueen?

Cars 3 is in theaters on June 16th.

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Not Quite The Legend Trailer: The New Adventures of Aladdin!

On Christmas Eve, Sam and his best buddy Khalid dress up as Santa to steal as much as they can from a department store. But Sam gets cornered by some children and has to tell them a story, the story of Aladdin – his version, at least.

Taking on the character of Aladdin, Sam heads off on a voyage to the heart of Baghdad, city of a thousand and one riches. But alas, behind the colorful folklore, the people are suffering the tyranny of the terrible Vizir, known for his cruelty and his dubious breath.

Will the young thief Aladdin, helped by his genie, be able to thwart the Vizir’s diabolical plans, save Khalid, and win the heart of Princess Shallia? Actually he will. But we won’t lie to you: it’s not going to be easy!

The New Adventures of Aladdin will be on VOD on May 16th..

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The Correct Response Trailer: Kingsmen: The Golden Circle!

The new trailer for Kingsmen: The Golden Circle is kinetic and stylish and features a couple of the best reactions to unexpected news that you could ever imagine.

Kinsmen: The Golden Circle adds Julianne Moore, Channing Tatum, Jeff Bridges, Halle Berry and Sir Elton John to the mix. It opens on September 22nd.

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Passionate Trailer: The Beguiled!

Cast of Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled (2017) on set, photo courtesy of Focus Features

The Beguiled is Sophia Coppola’s take on the novel by Thomas Cullinan – a tale of how a wounded Union soldier is taken in by the women of a Southern girls’ school and taboos are broken while dangerous rivalries develop.

The Beguiled stars Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning and Colin Farrell. It will be in theaters on June 30th.

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Paranoid Trailer: The Survivalist!

The Survivalist – Mia Goth and Martin McCann – Photo by Helen Sloan/Courtesy of IFC Midnight

A time of starvation. The Survivalist lives off a small plot of land hidden deep in forest protecting his crop from intruders with his shotgun and improvised traps. But the long years alone have taken their toll on him and he is beginning to lose his grip on reality.

One reviewer has described The Survivalist as ‘Mad Max in the countryside.’ The trailer definitely lives up that description.

The Survivalist will be in theaters and on VOD on May 19th.

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Naughty Nuns Trailer (So, NSFW): The Little Hours

The Little Hours – Ginevra (Kate Micucci), Alessandra (Alison Brie) and Fernanda (Aubrey Plaza) – Photo courtesy of Gunpowder & Sky.

Based on Boccaccio’s The Decameron, The Little Hours follows three medieval nuns who have problems distinguishing the line between devotion and desire (and not really caring).

Written and directed by Jeff Baenas, The Little Hours has been

The Little Hours has been compared favorably to the best of Monty Python and Mel Brooks. The first trailer will show you why.

The Little Hours will appear in select theaters on June 30th – followed by a national rollout.

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Authentic Trailer: 3 Generations!

Three generations of a family living under one roof, dealing with a time of transition, are at the heart of the new film, 3 Generations.

Ray is a boy in a girl’s body and his lesbian grandmother doesn’t know how to deal with that – though his mother is completely supportive.

Unfortunately, Rays’s father won’t sign the papers to allow Ray to transition.

Directed by Gaby Dellal, 3 Generations stars Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts and Susan Sarandon. It will be in select theaters on May 5th.

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Play The Tape Back International Trailer: Atomic Blonde!

Lorraine Broughton is MI6’s most lethal – and resourceful – operative. If things are FUBUAR, she’s the one you send in to fix things.

In Atomic Blond, she’s sent into Berlin to bring a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city. Her contact,  Berlin station chief David Percival (James McAvoy) is to show her her way through this deadliest game of spies.

Atomic Blonde is directed by David Leitch (John Wick, Deadpoool 2). It opens on July 28th.

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Arm and a Leg Trailer: The Bad Batch!

The Bad Batch – Arlen (Suki Waterhouse) stuck in the desert – Photo courtesy of Annapurna Pictures

The Bad Batch is the new film from Ana Lily Amirpour – whose A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night was one of the most highly regraded films of 2011.

Now she’s trying her hand at the post-apocalyptic/dystopian genre. Her style remains distinctive and the film’s new trailer is… unusual.

The Bad Batch will be in theaters on June 23rd.

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