With 2012 coming to an end in just a few weeks, some notable films can easily get lost in the shuffle. One such example is Gus Van Sant’s Promised Land. The small-town, anti-fracking drama won’t be placed on my year-end list, but it’s a well-crafted, humanistic story featuring quality performances and well worth checking out.
Focus Features is now gearing up for a release at the end of the month and if you’re looking for a preview, we’ve got over seven minutes of footage from the film, as well as a batch of stills featuring stars Matt Damon, John Krasinski, Frances McDormand, Rosemarie DeWitt, Scoot McNairy, Titus Welliver and Hal Holbrook. Check them all out below and read our review here.
Promised Land hits theaters on December 28th before expanding wide on January 4th.
The thoroughly unsettling Faults, in theater this weekend, knows how to push the audience’s buttons in the right order to get the most out of a small budget and setting. The film follows Ansel (Leland Orser), a once-famed cult deprogrammer that is looking at diminishing returns on his success. When a couple find him in hopes that […]
Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. Check out our rundown below and return every Tuesday for the best (or most interesting) films one can take home. Note that if you’re looking to support […]
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