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Linda Cardellini in First Trailer for Kidnapping Comedy ‘Austin Found’

Linda Cardellini in First Trailer for Kidnapping Comedy ‘Austin Found’ by Alex BillingtonMay 22, 2017Source: Apple “She’s what they call nowadays a ‘mean girl’.” Gravitas Ventures has released an official trailer for the film Austin Found, a comedy about a fame-obsessed single mother who tries to pull off a fake kidnapping in order to get […]

Watch: Excellent Animated Short ‘Coke Habit’ About Soda Addiction

Watch: Excellent Animated Short ‘Coke Habit’ About Soda Addiction by Alex BillingtonMay 21, 2017Source: Vimeo “Sometimes it was 8 cans in a day. It was way, way too much.” Stop drinking soda! It’s very bad for your health. How many of you are addiction to pop/soda? In America, it’s a very common thing, as we […]

Cannes 2017: Making Connections in Agnès Varda & JR’s ‘Faces, Places’

by Alex BillingtonMay 21, 2017 Sometimes there’s a film that is so delightful, so cheerful, full of so much optimism and happiness and joy, that it completely changes your mood. You can be upset, or tired, or whatever, and by the end of this film you’re so happy. Nothing will take that happiness away. Everything […]

Cannes 2017: Östlund’s ‘The Square’ is Brilliant, Radical, Art Mockery

by Alex BillingtonMay 20, 2017 Oh my goodness, I love Ruben Östlund. He’s quickly becoming one of my favorite filmmakers. Not only for the way he shoots his films – the iconic cinematography, the music used throughout, the way he blocks his scenes – but also the way he tells such radical, hilarious, brutally honest […]

Teaser Trailer for HBO’s Film ‘Tour De Pharmacy’ with Andy Samberg

Teaser Trailer for HBO’s Film ‘Tour De Pharmacy’ with Andy Samberg by Alex BillingtonMay 19, 2017Source: YouTube “Nearly every rider was on drugs!” Another hilarious new sports mockumentary from HBO. The first teaser trailer has debuted for Tour De Pharmacy, an amusing documentary set in the early 1980s about the “dark and fictitious time in […]

Shia LaBeouf vs Sverrir Gudnason in Teaser Trailer for ‘Borg/McEnroe’

Shia LaBeouf vs Sverrir Gudnason in Teaser Trailer for ‘Borg/McEnroe’ by Alex BillingtonMay 19, 2017Source: YouTube “The ball was on the line!” How about another tennis match movie this week? The first teaser trailer has arrived for a film titled Borg/McEnroe, profiling (and recreating) the iconic 1980 tennis match between Björn Borg and John McEnroe. […]

Teaser Trailer for Animated Film ‘The Breadwinner’ Set in Afghanistan

Teaser Trailer for Animated Film ‘The Breadwinner’ Set in Afghanistan by Alex BillingtonMay 19, 2017Source: YouTube “Is it a happy story, or a sad story?” “Just wait and see…” GKids has recently released a teaser trailer for an animated film titled The Breadwinner, set in Afghanistan telling the story of a girl who dresses as […]

Cannes 2017: ‘Okja’ is a Lovable, Wacky, Animal Rescue Adventure Film

by Alex BillingtonMay 19, 2017 I’ve never seen anything like this film before, and we may never see anything like it again. Okja is the latest feature from Korean writer/director Bong Joon Ho, and it’s another completely original story from his brilliant mind. Okja is a fascinating mix of many different things: it’s anti-capitalism, anti-meat, […]

First Trailer for Matt Heineman’s Syria Documentary ‘City of Ghosts’

First Trailer for Matt Heineman’s Syria Documentary ‘City of Ghosts’ by Alex BillingtonMay 18, 2017Source: YouTube “Our words are stronger than their weapons.” Amazon Studios has revealed the first official trailer for the documentary City of Ghosts, the follow-up to Cartel Land made by filmmaker Matthew Heineman. This doc takes a closer look at the […]

New Red Band Trailer for ‘The House’ with Will Ferrell & Amy Poehler

New Red Band Trailer for ‘The House’ with Will Ferrell & Amy Poehler by Alex BillingtonMay 18, 2017Source: YouTube “You’re never going to believe what’s in the next room.” Warner Bros has debuted a new red band trailer for the wild comedy titled The House, where two parents decide to turn their home into an […]