Warner Bros. and MGM have dropped the second trailer for the teen drama If I Stay [ISTAY] starring Chloe Grace Moretz [CMORE] and Jamie Blackley. Will the same teen moviegoers that made The Fault in Our Stars a breakout hit just a month ago support another tearjerker in the same vein?
"If I Stay" is the story of the gifted classical musician Mia and her boyfriend, Adam, an up and coming indie-rock star. Torn between two paths in life, her art or her relationship, Mia is forced to make an...Read more »
Roadside Attractions has uploaded the full-length trailer for the satire Dear White People [DWHTP]. The independent film won the Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent at the 2014 Sundance Festival and could be a breakout hit within the target demographic of African-Americans as well as hipsters. Dear White People opens in limited release beginning October 17th.
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Relativity has released the domestic trailer for the comedy Hector and the Search for Happiness [HECJR] on Apple. Though based on the bestselling novel of the same name, the film starring Simon Pegg [SPEGG] comes across like a British version of the recent The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.
Hector (Simon Pegg) is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara (Rosamund Pike), he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted...Read more »
The Weinstein Co. has unlocked the first trailer for the biographical drama The Imitation Game [IMITG] starring Benedict Cumberbatch [BCUMB], Keira Knightley [KKNIG], Mark Strong [MSTRO] and Matthew Goode [MTGOO]. The film checks all the boxes for a leading awards contender come this fall.
Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Alan Turing, the genius British mathematician, logician, cryptologist and computer scientist who led the charge to crack the German Enigma Code that helped the Allies win...Read more »
Three new wide releases were no match for the reigning Dawn of the Planet of the Apes [APES2] as the sci-fi sequel remained on top of the weekend box office with an estimated $36.0 million. The film dropped 50% in its second weekend to advance its total to $139.0 million.
The Purge: Anarchy [PURG2] opened in second place with a respectable $28.4 million since the sequel featured a different cast from the original that debuted with $34.1 million. The thriller sequel attracted an audience...Read more »
Warner Bros. has unveiled the teaser trailer for the horror prequel Annabelle [ANABL]. The creepy, possesed doll was introduced in 2013's The Conjuring as one of Lorraine and Ed Warren's early case files. Annabelle will haunt theaters beginning October 3rd.Read more »
Universal has revealed the first trailer for the horror film based on the board game Ouija [OUIJA] on Facebook. A group of teenagers try to contact a deceased friend with the ancient spirit board and awaken its dark powers that unleash their worst fears. Ouija opens in theaters on October 24th.
A24 Films has uploaded the debut trailer for the comedy Laggies [LAGGI]. Keira Knightley [KKNIG] stars as a highly educated woman who has not embraced adulthood. When her boyfriend proposes, she runs away and starts to hang out with a high school student, payed by Chloe Grace Moretz [CMORE], and her dad, played by Sam Rockwell [SROCK]. Laggies is now scheduled to open wide on October 24th.
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Walt Disney Animation has dropped the full-length trailer for Big Hero 6 [BHERO] inspired by the Marvel Comic. TJ Miller [TJMIL], Jamie Chung [JCHUN], Damon Wayans Jr. [DWAYJ] and Genesis Rodriguez [GRODR] lead the voice cast of the film set to open on November 7th.
Big Hero 6 is a heartfelt comedy adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, clean freak...Read more »
Boosted by excellent reviews in a lackluster summer blockbuster season, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes [APES2] exceeded expectations with an estimated $73.0 million. The sci-fi sequel attracted an audience that was 58% males and 55% over the age of 25.
After two weeks at the top, Transformers: Age of Extinction [TFRM4] dropped down to second with $16.5 million, bringing its total across $209.3 million.
Tammy [TAMMY] slid 40% in its second weekend to $12.9 million for the third spot. The...Read more »