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[WATCH] See Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange in first trailer for THE FIFTH ESTATE

With WikiLeaks back in the spotlight thanks to Edward Snowden — not to mention Alex Gibney’s insightful new documentary, We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks — a new drama, The Fifth Estate, looks set to capitalise on this renewed interest with an awards season release set. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange and Daniel Bruhl as Daniel …

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[WATCH] First trailer for Steve McQueen’s 12 YEARS A SLAVE starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch & more

The first trailer has arrived for 12 Years a Slave, the latest drama from acclaimed filmmaker Steve McQueen (Hunger, Shame) and one of my most anticipated films of the year. Based on the autobiography by Solomon Northup, the film stars Chiwetel Ejiofor as a free black man in pre-Civil War New York who is abducted and sold into slavery. …

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Win tickets to J.J. Abrams’ STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS

The most breathlessly anticipated sequel of the year is undeniably Star Trek Into Darkness, J.J. Abrams’ follow-up to his impressive 2009 reboot. After discovering an unstoppable force of terror within their own organisation, the Enterprise crew — the winning ensemble of Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, John Cho and Simon Pegg all returning — …

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[WATCH] Action-packed final trailer for STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS promises destruction

With only one month to go until Star Trek Into Darkness crashes into cinemas, the marketing campaign is going into overdrive and a final trailer for J.J. Abrams’ highly anticipated sequel has just been released (as have several new character posters). This time around we see the Enterprise take one hell of a beating at the hands …

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[WATCH] Ominous full trailer for STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS

The full theatrical trailer has landed for J.J. Abrams’ feverishly-speculated-about sequel Star Trek Into Darkness, continuing the foreboding tone of the teaser without revealing too much more. We catch a glimpse of Benedict Cumberbatch’s mysterious villain — who is allegedly a terrorist named John Harrison, and NOT Khan — as he glares from the inside of one …

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[WATCH] Exciting, dour first teaser trailer for J.J. Abrams’ STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS

The famously secretive J.J. Abrams has been keeping his hotly anticipated Star Trek sequel tightly under wraps so far, with only the smallest of details being released very recently (i.e. the title, the synopsis, the poster). That changed tonight with a one-minute teaser trailer for Star Trek Into Darkness, which gives us our first look at …

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[WATCH] Trailer #2 for THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

A second trailer arrived today for part one of Sir Peter Jackson’s adaptation of The Hobbit — which is now to be a trilogy — in celebration of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins’ shared birthday (not to mention this week’s 75th anniversary of J.R.R. Tolkien’s celebrated novel). This new trailer for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey showcases a considerably …

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Benedict Cumberbatch lands villain role in STAR TREK sequel

When Benecio Del Toro was offered the lead villain role in J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek sequel, most of the internet assumed it was for KHAAAAAN, the role made famous by Hispanic actor Ricardo Montalban in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. After Del Toro passed on it, Edgar Ramirez and Jordi Molla auditioned, which seemed to confirm the Khan rumours. …

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[Watch] New trailers for SHERLOCK Series Two

While Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows sequel seems to be underwhelming American audiences this month, Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss’ superior take on Arthur Conan Doyle’s seminal character, Sherlock, is set to return to BBC1 on New Year’s Day. Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman reprise their roles as Holmes and Watson in ‘A Scandal in Belgravia’ – the …

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[Watch] THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY Trailer #1

The first trailer has finally arrived for the first film of Peter Jackson’s much-anticipated two-part adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit, ten years after the release of The Fellowship of the Ring. Jackson has had an arduous time bringing the Lord of the Rings prequel to the screen, following complicated rights deals, the financial solvency of MGM, …

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