Trailer: ‘American Reunion’ starring Jason Biggs, Seann William Scott, Eugene Levy, Jennifer Coolidge, Chris Klein, Tara Reid, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Alyson Hannigan
American Reunion: It was summer 1999 when four small-town Michigan boys began a quest to lose their virginity. In the years that have passed, Jim and Michelle married while Kevin and Vicky said goodbye. Oz and Heather grew apart, but Finch still longs for Stifler’s mom. Now these lifelong friends have come home as adults to reminisce about — and get inspired by — the hormonal teens they once were.
Cast: Jason Biggs, Seann William Scott, Eugene Levy, Jennifer Coolidge, Mena Suvari, Chris Klein, Tara Reid, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Alyson Hannigan, Katrina Bowden, Shannon Elizabeth, Dania Ramirez, Natasha Lyonne
Directors: Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg
In Theaters: April 6, 2012
Red-Band Trailer: ‘Friends with Kids’ starring Adam Scott, Jennifer Westfeldt, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig & Maya Rudolph
Friends With Kids is a daring and poignant ensemble comedy about a close-knit circle of friends at that moment in life when children arrive and everything changes. The last two singles in the group observe the effect that kids have had on their friends’ relationships and wonder if there’s a better way. They decide to have a kid together – and date other people. There are big laughs and unexpected emotional truths as this unconventional ‘experiment’ leads everyone in the group to question the nature of friendship, family and, finally, true love.
Written and Directed by: Jennifer Westfeldt
In Theaters: March 9, 2012 Read more
The film also stars Justin Theroux, Malin Akerman and Lauren Ambrose and as far as I’m concerned, it can’t get released fast enough. This looks hilarious.
Synopsis: Rattled by sudden unemployment, a Manhattan couple surveys alternative living options, ultimately deciding to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.
In Theaters: February 24th Read more
Documentary Trailer: Follow Director Kenny Leon as he Prepares Kids for a Monologue Competition in ‘The Start of Dreams’
The Start of Dreams is the story of award-winning director Kenny Leon bringing aspiring teenage actors to a Broadway stage in an intense monologue competition. In a new age where Arts Education is considered expendable in such a declining economy, Leon is determined to use his celebrity and influence to expose kids across the country to the wonderful world of theater. ‘The Start of Dreams’ is packed with Hollywood’s elite weighing in on this important art form and what it means to humanity.
Director: The Horne Brothers
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2 Trailers and Featurette: ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’ starring Benjamin Walker, Rufus Sewell and Dominic Cooper
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter explores the secret life of one of the greatest US presidents, and the untold story that shaped a nation. Visionary filmmakers Tim Burton and Timur Bekmambetov (director of Wanted) bring a fresh and visceral voice to the bloodthirsty lore of the vampire, imagining Lincoln as history’s greatest hunter of the undead.
Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Writers: Seth Grahame-Smith, Simon Kinberg
In theaters: June 22, 2012
Damsels in Distress is a comedy about a trio of beautiful girls as they set out to revolutionize life at a grungy American university – the dynamic leader Violet Wister (Greta Gerwig), principled Rose (Megalyn Echikunwoke) and sexy Heather (Carrie MacLemore). They welcome transfer student Lily (Analeigh Tipton) into their group which seeks to help severely depressed students with a program of good hygiene and musical dance numbers. The girls become romantically entangled with a series of men-including smooth Charlie (Adam Brody), dreamboat Xavier (Hugo Becker) and the mad frat pack of Frank (Ryan Metcalf) and Thor (Billy Magnussen)-who threaten the girls’ friendship and sanity.
Writer/Director: Whit Stillman
Cast: Greta Gerwig, Adam Brody, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Analeigh Tipton, Ryan Metcalf, Billy Magnussen, Carrie MacLemore, Hugo Becker, Caitlin Fitzgerald, Meredith Hagner
In NY & LA Theaters: April 4th, 2012
Trailer: ‘Seeking a Friend at the End of the World’ starring Steve Carell, Keira Knightley, Patton Oswalt, Rob Corddry, Rob Huebel
Seeking a Friend at the End of the World: As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.
Writer/Director: Lorene Scafaria
In Theaters: June 22, 2012
The Bourne Legacy: The narrative architect behind the Bourne film series, Tony Gilroy, takes the helm in the next chapter of the hugely popular espionage franchise that has earned almost $1 billion at the global box office: The Bourne Legacy. The writer/director expands the Bourne universe created by Robert Ludlum with an original story that introduces us to a new hero (Jeremy Renner) whose life-or-death stakes have been triggered by the events of the first three films. For The Bourne Legacy, Renner joins fellow series newcomers Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Stacy Keach and Oscar Isaac, while franchise veterans Albert Finney, Joan Allen, David Strathairn and Scott Glenn reprise their roles.
Director: Tony Gilroy
Writers: Tony Gilroy, Dan Gilroy
In theaters: August 3rd, 2012 Read more
Trailer #2: ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Martin Sheen, Sally Field
The Amazing Spider-Man is the story of Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield), an outcast high schooler who was abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben (Martin Sheen) and Aunt May (Sally Field). Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. Peter is also finding his way with his first high school crush, Gwen Stacy (Emma Stone), and together, they struggle with love, commitment, and secrets. As Peter discovers a mysterious briefcase that belonged to his father, he begins a quest to understand his parents’ disappearance – leading him directly to Oscorp and the lab of Dr. Curt Connors (Rhys Ifans), his father’s former partner. As Spider-Man is set on a collision course with Connors’ alter-ego, The Lizard, Peter will make life-altering choices to use his powers and shape his destiny to become a hero.
Director: Marc Webb
Writers: Steve Kloves, James Vanderbilt, Alvin Sargent
In theaters: July 3rd, 2012 Read more
Trailer #2: ‘The Hunger Games’ starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks
Director: Gary Ross
Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Donald Sutherland, Wes Bentley, Toby Jones, Amandla Stenberg, Alexander Ludwig, Isabelle Fuhrman, Jacqueline Emerson, Paula Malcomson, Dayo Okeniyi, Jack Quaid, Leven Rambin, Willow Shields, Lenny Kravitz
Writers: Gary Ross, Billy Ray, Suzanne Collins
In theaters: March 23rd, 2012 Read more