After adoring the genre, Kevin Smith now has a superhero film he can call his own. The filmmaker picked up Jordan Galland‘s Alter Egos to distribute on his Smodcast Pictures label and now the first full-length trailer has arrived today. Fitting in with other low-budget superhero flicks, this one follows a group of heroes who are down and out after losing government funding and public support. Even if you aren’t a fan of Smith’s films, it great to see him use his clout to get projects into the spotlight that may never have had a chance. Check out the trailer below for the film starring Kris Lemche, Brooke Nevin, Joey Kern, Christine Evangelista, John Ventimiglia and Danny Masterson.
Alter Egos opens this Friday in limited release and hits VOD on November 20th.
With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit the interwebs. Every week, one will be able to see the cream of the crop (or perhaps some simply interesting picks) of streaming […]
Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not […]
I’m not sure I’d think much about diving into the work of Les Blank if only given a plot synopsis. His films, including a plethora now available in a stunningly thorough Criterion set, take on the esoteric sides of America, from bluegrass musicians to the wonders of polka to the taste of Creole cooking. These […]
Latest posts from Beats Per Minute