After an unprecedented release strategy in the U.K., in which the film debuted in theaters, on TV, and on Blu-ray/DVD on the same day, Ben Wheatley‘s A Field In England is gearing up for a U.S. release next month and we’ve got the first domestic trailer today. As helmed by Wheatley, following his increasingly frightening Kill List — and the dark comedy territory Sightseers — his latest follows a group of Civil War soldiers who stumble upon a mushroom field and go insane.
One of the 30 best 2014 films we’ve already seen, we said in our full review from TIFF that it’s “Equally mesmerizing and unintelligible [and] it begs for subsequent viewings and, possibly, even a religious interpretation to allow for proper comprehension.” This new trippy trailer and poster feature some high praise from Martin Scorsese himself, who is throwing his stamp of approval around left and right as of late. Check out both below for the film landing on February 7th, on both VOD and in theaters.
Film has always been inherent to hip-hop superstar RZA, whether it be the numerous samples from classic martial arts movies that appeared in a variety of Wu-Tang Clan songs, or his acting and scoring collaborations with Quentin Tarantino and Jim Jarmusch. Though his latest film, Brick Mansions, sees him taking on an antagonistic role, allowing [...]
As much as we’d love to believe certain myths, no filmmaker has simply waltzed into making a masterpiece without cutting their teeth beforehand. Jaws may have been the first modern blockbuster, but Spielberg had already created a terrifying beast with the mechanical semi-truck in a made-for-television film, Duel. Truffaut’s The 400 Blows remains among the [...]
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. If we were provided screener copies, we’ll have our own write-up, but if that’s not the case, one can find official descriptions from the distributors. Check out [...]
With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we believe it’s our duty to highlight the recent, recommended 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 [...]