After taking a five-year break from studio offerings, Keanu Reeves will return in a major way this fall. Not only does he have Universal’s massive-budget action spectacle 47 Ronin, but hitting VOD this month and theaters soon after a TIFF premiere, we have his directorial debut, Man of Tai Chi. Tonight we get another glimpse of both as new trailers and posters have landed.
First up, the theatrical trailer for this directorial debut certainly has us more intrigued then his VFX-heavy studio tentpole, as it looks to contain some throwback ’80s charm, following an underground fight club. As for 47 Ronin, if anything, these two foreign teasers clearly reveal the fact that the studio is aiming this one will contact with international audiences. We’re hoping a surprise is in store, but Carl Rinsch‘s debut looks a tad uninspired. Check out both trailers below, along with posters, and let us know what you think.
Man of Tai Chi opens on November 1st after a VOD bow later this month, while 47 Ronin hits on Christmas.
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 […]
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, editor Nick Newman, writer Danny King, and I have a discussion on why movies matter before jumping into a feature review of Terry Gilliam‘s latest creation The Zero Theorem, which is now available on VOD before a theatrical release on September 19th. […]
Bleak and harrowing, Starred Up is a prison picture that pushes the boundaries. The film opens with the graphic examination of Eric (Jack O’Connell) a teen transferred to an adult prison. Exploring the culture of violence, in particular the legacy of violence, David Mackenzie has crafted a powerful feature film that has resonated with in […]
Latest posts from Beats Per Minute