Movie Exclusive – First Trailer for “CBGB” Starring Alan Rickman

The first official trailer for the Randall Miller-directed film, CBGB, has officially been released! Miller also co-wrote and co-produced the film based off of events that occurred at the CBGB music club in Manhattan. The name of the iconic club stands for Country, Bluegrass, and Blues, which Alan Rickman’s character, Hilly Kristal, makes quite clear in the trailer.

Back in May of last year, it was officially announced that actress Malin Akerman would be joining the project as Blondie singer Debbie Harry. Well, in this new trailer we get our first look at Akerman in character as Blondie herself.

Rupert Grint is also part of the cast and he will be playing Dead Boys guitarist, Cheetah Chrome. The film’s star-studded cast does not end there as actors Ashley Greene, Stana Katic, Johnny Galecki, Ryan Hurst, Justin Bartha, Donal Logue and Bradley Whitford are all a part of the cast. Watch the hilarious and exciting first trailer for CBGB here.

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What do you think of this new trailer? Does watching this trailer make you excited for the film’s theatrical release on October 11, 2013?

Sources: The Hollywood Reporter and YouTube

Sundance 2013 Coverage – First Look at Shia LeBeouf in “The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman”

Entertainment Weekly and Collider have recently released two new images from the film The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman. This film is going to be premiering at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and stars Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, Rupert Grint, James Buckley, and Til Schweiger.

Along with the photo, Entertainment Weekly also conducted an exclusive interview with LaBeouf and Wood about the film. In the interview they talk about the overall feeling of the film, what is was like to work on location in Romania, and diving into their roles, You can read the interview here.

Check out an official synopsis and the two new photos below:

“The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman / U.S.A. (Director: Fredrik Bond, Screenwriter: Matt Drake) — Traveling abroad, Charlie Countryman falls for Gabi, a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in Nigel, her violent, charismatic ex. As the darkness of Gabi’s past increasingly envelops him, Charlie resolves to win her heart, or die trying. Cast: Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, Rupert Grint, James Buckley, Til Schweiger.”

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Sources: Entertainment Weekly and Collider