Tag Archive: Kyle Chandler

[CAPSULE REVIEW] THE SPECTACULAR NOW is the most refreshing representation of teens in years

Sundance breakout The Spectacular Now might appear to be just another coming-of-age indie on the surface, but this surprisingly unconventional, affecting and authentic portrait of adolescence is in fact the genre’s freshest entry in years. Screenwriters Scott Neustadter and Michael Weber ((500) Days of Summer) and director James Ponsoldt (Smashed) — working from Tim Tharp’s novel — pull off an impressive …

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[WATCH] Amazing first trailer for Martin Scorsese’s THE WOLF OF WALL STREET starring Leonardo DiCaprio

If awards were given for trailers, this would surely be a top contender. Our first look at Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street has arrived — his fifth collaboration with Leonardo DiCaprio, based on the memoir of the same name by Jordan Belfort and written by Terence Winter (Boardwalk Empire) — and boy is it a doozy. Set to …

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[WATCH] Intense second trailer for Kathryn Bigelow’s ZERO DARK THIRTY

Kathryn Bigelow’s CIA procedural Zero Dark Thirty has been picking up some serious momentum recently, taking out major awards at the New York Film Critics Circle and The National Board of Review, earning four Golden Globe nominations, and placing highly on countless year-end lists already. I was lucky enough to catch the film last week, and while …

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[REVIEW] Ben Affleck’s riveting Iranian hostage thriller ARGO is his most assured effort yet & a certain awards contender

Ben Affleck’s third film Argo finds the actor-director leaving his comfort zone and excelling, moving on from solid crime thrillers set in his native Boston — 2007’s Gone Baby Gone and 2010’s The Town — to a riveting political thriller which vividly recreates an outrageous and little-known CIA rescue operation that took place behind-the-scenes of the Iranian hostage crisis and …

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[WATCH] Engrossing new trailer for Kathryn Bigelow’s ZERO DARK THIRTY: “You will never find him”

Although we’ve previously seen an exciting (but vague) teaser trailer and poster, things have been pretty quiet promo-wise for Kathryn Bigelow’s (The Hurt Locker) awards-threatening military thriller Zero Dark Thirty. That changed today when we were finally treated to the first full theatrical trailer, and the film looks perhaps even more engrossing and substantial than anticipated. As previously …

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[WATCH] First teaser trailer for Kathryn Bigelow’s ZERO DARK THIRTY

The first teaser trailer and official images have been released for Kathryn Bigelow’s highly anticipated true story thriller Zero Dark Thirty, which follows special operations forces’ hunt for Osama Bin Laden. The film’s huge cast includes Joel Edgerton, Jessica Chastain, Edgar Ramirez, Kyle Chandler, Mark Strong, Chris Pratt, Jason Clarke, Harold Perrineau, Nash Edgerton, Jennifer …

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[WATCH] Trailer #1 for Ben Affleck’s ’70s-set political thriller ARGO

The first trailer has been released for Ben Affleck’s third directorial effort, Argo. Based on a fascinating, wild true story documented by Wired in 2007 (“How the CIA Used a Fake Sci-Fi Flick to Rescue Americans from Tehran”), Argo centers on the real-life C.I.A. plan to rescue a group of diplomat hostages from Tehran after the 1979 Iranian …

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