Trailer – “Django Unchained”

A trailer has finally come out for Quentin Tarantino’s newest film, Django Unchained: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rC8VJ9aeB_g

As I stated in a previous post: Django Unchained is a story following former dentist, Dr. King Schultz (Christoph Waltz). Dr. Schultz buys the freedom of a slave named Django (Jamie Foxx), and trains him in hopes to make him his deputy bounty hunter. However, he is led to the site of Django’s wife (Kerry Washington), who is under the hands of Calvin Candie (Leonardo DiCaprio), a ruthless plantation owner.

This film has an absolutely huge cast that includes: Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson, Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Zoe Bell, James Remar, Don Johnson, Walton Goggins, Gerald McRaney, Anthony LaPaglia, M. C. Gainey, and James Russo. The film is set to come out Christmas 2012.

Are you looking forward to seeing this movie? What do you think of the trailer?

Trailer MegaPost – “Lawless,” “The Great Gatsby,” “Take This Waltz,” “The Words,” and “End of Watch”

I hope that you enjoyed my trailer MegaPost last week and are now excited about those films that I shared! My favorite trailers that I want to share with you this week are for: Lawless, The Great Gatsby, Take This Waltz, The Words, and End of Watch.

1. Lawless: http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/weinstein/lawless/

This film has a very strong cast and Shia LaBeouf’s role as Jack Bondurant could be a comeback role for him, something that will set him apart from the Transformers franchise. Other cast members are: Tom Hardy, Jessica Chastain, Jason Clarke, Guy Pearce, Gary Oldman, Mia Wasikowska, and Dane DeHaan. Lawless is based on the true story of the infamous Bondurant Brothers, who were bootlegging siblings who made a run for the American Dream in Prohibition-era Franklin County, Virginia. Lawless is set to release on August 29, 2012.

A Lawless poster featuring Shia LaBeouf.

2. The Great Gatsby: http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/wb/thegreatgatsby/

The Baz Luhrmann-directed adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby has an all-star cast with Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, Isla Fisher, Jason Clarke, Elizabeth Debicki, Amitabh Bachchan, and Jack Thompson. The story follows Nick Carraway (Tobey Maguire) is a Midwesterner who moves to Long Island in the spring of 1922 and finds himself intrigued by the mysterious past and extravagant lifestyle of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio). He is drawn into Gatsby’s circle and starts to witness obsession and tragedy. This highly anticipated film is set to release on Christmas Day this year.

A poster for Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby.

3. Take This Waltz: http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/magnolia/takethiswaltz/

This Sarah Polley-directed film deals with some very real themes and topics that adult audiences will be able to relate to. The cast includes Michelle Williams, Seth Rogen, Luke Kirby, Sarah Silverman, Jennifer Podemski, Diane D’Aquila, Vanessa Coelho, and Graham Abbey. The film follows a happily married couple, Margot (Michelle Williams) and Lou Rubin (Seth Rogen). However, Margot falls for the artist Daniel (Luke Kirby) who lives across the street and when she learns that he lives so close, the certainty of her domestic life changes. Daniel and Margot’s relationship progresses and things begin to unfold. This movie is set to release on June 29, 2012.

A poster for Take This Waltz.

4. The Words: http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/independent/thewords/

The Words follows a writer Rory Jansen (Bradley Cooper) who finally achieves the literary success he wanted after publishing a critically acclaimed novel. Yet, he didn’t write it. As things come back to haunt him and he continues to get literary attention, Jansen is forced to confront the price that must be paid for stealing another man’s work. The cast includes Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Jeremy Irons, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde, and Ben Barnes. The Words is not set to hit theatres until September 21, 2012.

A poster for The Words, featuring Bradley Cooper.

5. End of Watch: http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/independent/endofwatch/

A story of family, friendship, love, honor, and courage, End Of Watch has a great cast and story. Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Pena, Anna Kendrick, Natalie Martinez, Frank Grillo, America Ferrera, and David Harbour are on the talent roster. Gyllenhaal and Pena are Los Angeles police officers Taylor (Gyllenhaal) and Zavala (Pena), and it follows them as they patrol the streets of south central LA. The action of the film unfolds through footage from the handheld cameras of the police officers, gang members, surveillance cameras, and even citizens caught in the line of fire. The film deals with the cops who risk their lives on the job and the price they and their families have to pay. This action-packed film is set to release on September 28, 2012.

A poster for End of Watch.

What do you think of these trailers? Are you excited or looking forward to any of these films?

Source: www.IMDbPro.com and www.apple.com/trailers

“Django Unchained” Trailer Reportedly to Premiere in front of “Prometheus”

The trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s new film Django Unchained is reportedly going to premiere in front of Ridley Scott’s Prometheus when it hits theatres June 8, 2012.

Django Unchained is a story following former dentist, Dr. King Schultz (Christoph Waltz). Dr. Schultz buys the freedom of a slave named Django (Jamie Foxx), and trains him in hopes to make him his deputy bounty hunter. However, he is led to the site of Django’s wife (Kerry Washington) who is under the hands of Calvin Candie (Leonardo DiCaprio), a ruthless plantation owner.

This film has an absolutely huge cast that includes: Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson, Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Zoe Bell, James Remar, Don Johnson, Walton Goggins, Gerald McRaney, Anthony LaPaglia, M. C. Gainey, and James Russo. The film is set to come out Christmas 2012.

Are you looking forward to seeing this film? Will you be keeping an eye out for a trailer?

A poster for Django Unchained
A still of Christoph Waltz and Jamie Foxx in Django Unchained

Source: www.IMBbPro.com