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Top Thriller Writers Love Wind River!

Dennis Lehane, Harlan Coben, David Balducci, Lee Child and Jeff Abbott are at the peak of this generation’s thriller writers and perennial bestselling authors. They know a great thriller when they see one.

All five are quoted on the new poster and in the new trailer for writer/director Taylor Sheridan’s Wind River.

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The Land of You’re On Your Own Trailer: Wind River!

Wind River – FBI Agent Jane Banner (Elizabeth Olsen), Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner) – Photo courtesy of The Weinstein Company.

Wind River is the third film scripted by Taylor Sheridan (Sicario, Hell or High Water) – and his directorial debut.

The new trailer emphasizes the immensity of the task ahead of FBI Agent Jane Banner as she investigates the murder of a Native American girl on a remote reservation, aided by local hunter/tracker Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner).

Wind River opens in limited release on august 4th.

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Luck Don’t Live Here Trailer: Wind River!

Wind River – Elizabeth Olson, Jeremy Renner – Photo courtesy of The Weinstein Company.

A rookie FBI Agent teams with a local game tracker to investigate the death of a young girl on a remote Native American Reservation.

Written and directed by Taylor Sheridan (Sicario, Hell or High Water), Wind River reunites Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen who worked together on Avengers: Age of Ultron.

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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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Lion – A Lost Boy Finds Home… Twice!

The story of Saroo Brierley is one of epic proportions to the point that if it were fiction it might be hard to believe.

How an Indian child of five could fall asleep on a decommissioned train in Ganesh Talai in the Khandwr Province of India and wind up in Calcutta, in Bengali Province and then survive for two years on the streets before being placed in an orphanage and being adopted by an Australian couple… Well, it’s like something out of an international soap opera – only it’s true.

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The Hateful Eight – DCP Ain’t 70mm But It’s Not Bad!

SAMUEL L. JACKSON stars in THE HATEFUL EIGHT. Photo: Andrew Cooper, SMPSP © 2015 The Weinstein Company. All Rights Reserved.
SAMUEL L. JACKSON stars in THE HATEFUL EIGHT.
Photo: Andrew Cooper, SMPSP © 2015 The Weinstein Company. All Rights Reserved.

I saw The Hateful Eight a few hours ago and even though we might not have a 70mm house in town, it’s still a great ride on a more or less standard screen with digital projection.

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Not That Hard Trailer: The Hateful Eight!

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The Hateful Eight looks like a truly twisted western. Looks like Quentin Tarantino has done it again.

Check out the new trailer following the jump. The Hateful Eight opens in select cinemas – equipped for 70mm presentation – on Christmas Day and goes wide on January 8, 2016.

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Dark, Savage Trailer: Macbeth

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Macbeth is one of Shakespeare’s darkest and yet most beloved plays – the tragedy of a man who allows his lust for power to lead him to his own destruction.

The latest film version comes from the producers of The King’s Speech and stars Michael Fassbender as Macbeth and Marion Cotilliard as Lady Macbeth.

Mabceth will be in select theaters on December 4th. check out the powerful trailer following the jump.

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