Illumination’s SING is a let’s-put-on-a-show tale set in a world of anthropomorphized animals.
To save his failing theater, Buster Moon (Matthew McConaughey) decides to hold a singing competition and when a misprint on his flyers inflates the prize money, suddenly he has more contestants than he could have hoped for.
Read on to meet the cast and characters. SING will be in theaters on December 21st.
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One of Kevin’s 23 personalities has kidnapped three girls – for a yet-to-be-revealed 24th personality.
The second trailer for M. Night Shyamalan’s Split is dark, twisted and bizarrely witty. It suggests that the director is back to his The Sixth Sense/Unbreakable level of quality. Check it out after the break.
Split opens in North America on January 20, 2017.
Continue reading 23-Skidoo Trailer: Split!
2014’s Ouija was an abominable attempt at a horror movie. It placed 5th on our list of Bottom Feeders for 2014.
The prequel – Ouija: Origin of Evil – is not abominable at all, it’s actually very good.
Continue reading Ouija: Origin of Evil – Not At All Abominable!
I once asked Mike Phillips and A.O. Scott what do you say when a movie is well made; the pace is appropriate for the story; the score is perfect; that cast are acting their hearts out – and the film just connect with you.
One of them replied that I already had my answer. And The Girl on the Train is a perfect example of the kind of movie I was referring to.
Continue reading The Girl on the Train Is Derailed By Uninvolving Characters!
In Get Out, a speculative thriller from Blumhouse (producers of The Visit, Insidious series and The Gift) and the mind of Jordan Peele (Key and Peele), when a young African-American man visits his white girlfriend’s family estate, he becomes ensnared in a more sinister real reason for the invitation.
The first trailer for Get Out follows the break.
Continue reading Provacative Trailer: Get Out!
And now for something completely different – the full Fifty Shades Darker trailer (after the break)!
Continue reading The Trailer for Yesterday’s Teaser: Fifty Shades Darker! (Surprise!)
Christian wants Ana back but she’s leery – and wants a new arrangement.
Fifty Shades Darker premieres on February 14th, 2017 (Happy Valentine’s Day!). Check out the teensy teaser after the break.
Continue reading More Shades of Grey Teaser: Fifty Shades Darker!
A dog finds his purpose in finding humans find theirs.
Lasse Hallström’s new film, A Dog’s Purpose, gives one dog a chance to his story in his own words. Sounds awkward or comical, but as the trailer shows, it’s really kinda charming. Check it out after the jump.
A Dog’s Purpose opens on January 27th, 2017.
Continue reading No Greater Love Trailer: A Dog’s Purpose!
He knows everything. He remembers everything. It’s just that the everything he remembers isn’t the everything that there is to know.
Couple that with the changes in the world since the last Jason Bourne film (WikiLeaks, Snowden, etc.) and the potential is there for a really terrific movie.
Continue reading Jason Bourne Almost Makes It!
In the new trailer for Universal Pictures’ Girl on the Train, Emily Blunt’s Rachel is a bit on edge. And no wonder – she’s gone from being a possible witness to a possible suspect.
Check it out after the jump. Girl on the Train opens on October 7th.
Continue reading Off the Rails Trailer: Girl on the Train!
The Secret Life of Pets is the third animal-based animated film of the summer (behind Zootopia and Finding Dory) and the probably the slimmest in terms of plot and/or saying stuff – but that doesn’t mean it’s not almost sublimely smart, silly fun.
Continue reading The Secret Life of Pets: Smart, Silly Summer Fun!