In a fall of highly-anticipated features, one has to feel a bit bad for the remake Red Dawn. Already delayed to MGM’s financial struggles, the film has received a tepid response after its Fantastic Fest debut and now Dan Bradley‘s debut is trudging into theaters this Thanksgiving alongside some of the major heavyweights. Perhaps it will be a case of solid alternate programming, but it’s not looking too promising for the film.
And with a trailer being billed as “patriotic,” the marketing team surely isn’t raising hopes. For what should be a fun, dumb time, FilmDistrict is selling it as something more with this new look. Will it work? Check out the new trailer below, along with a featurette and new poster for the film starring Chris Hemsworth, Josh Peck, Josh Hutcherson, Adrianne Palicki, Isabel Lucas, Connor Cruise and Jeffrey Dean Morgan.
Red Dawn opens on November 21st, 2012.
With this year’s Cannes Film Festival halfway done, one of the clear highlights is Coens‘ 1960′s-set folk music tale Inside Llewyn Davis. Profiling a down on his luck musician (Oscar Isaac), whose natural talent indicates he is destined for success, the film is a vivid portrait of what it means to be a starving artist. In [...]
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, staff writer Danny King, associate editor Nick Newman and I review J.J. Abram‘s new entry in his flagship franchise, Star Trek Into Darkness. Before that, though, we run down our top 3 most-anticipated films of the Cannes Film Festival. Finally, we take a look at the [...]
There is truly something magical when you combine the French Riviera, the global film market and thousands of hungry filmgoers and critics. The end result is what has come to be known as the most prestigious film festival in the world, the Cannes Film Festival, currently in its 66th iteration. This is my third year [...]
The Archive is a collection of cinephile-friendly findings around the web, including rare or never-before-seen photos, interviews, footage or any other bits related to classic or independent cinema. If you have any suggestions, feel free to e-mail in or tweet to @TheFilmStage. Check out the rundown below. Above, an unused Taxi Driver poster made for SpokeArt’s Martin [...]
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