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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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[WATCH] Gripping first trailer for Denis Villeneuve’s PRISONERS starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal & Paul Dano

Canadian filmmaker Denis Villeneuve impressed greatly with his 2011 international breakthrough Incendies, which earned much acclaim and an Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Film. One his biggest admirers appears to be the rather selective Jake Gyllenhaal, who is starring in not one but two of his next films. The first of which is Prisoners, an …

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[REVIEW] LOOPER is a dazzling, ingenious sci-fi noir & future cult classic

Looper is an ingenious and original time travel noir from writer/director Rian Johnson, who made a splash back in 2006 with his similarly noir-inspired and stylish debut Brick. Here he is reunited with Joseph Gordon-Levitt, starring as a futuristic hitman who is forced to contend with his future self, played by Bruce Willis, as both fight for survival. …

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[WATCH] LOOPER International Trailer gives us a better look at Rian Johnson’s futuristic gangland

Rian Johnson’s twisty time-travel film Looper is one of the most anticipated of the year, and we’ve already seen some terrifically exciting trailers. Ahead of its Toronto International Film Festival premiere, a new international trailer has been released, featuring a voiceover by Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s character which explains the mechanics of time travel in the film, and giving …

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[WATCH] Thrilling, mind-bending US Trailer for LOOPER

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s awesome UK trailer comes an even-more-spectacular US trailer for Rian Johnson’s futuristic, mind-bending actioner Looper. With each new piece of footage released from this film it looks as though Johnson has really nailed the ambitious premise and created something genuinely special and exciting. Each of these trailers look more visually impressive …

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[WATCH] Incredible UK Trailer for Rian Johnson’s LOOPER

Rian Johnson’s ambitious sci-fi/action flick Looper has been one of my most anticipated films of the year ever since the terrific premise and cast were revealed, and the early teaser helped establish the time travelling world of the film while confirming just how badass it looks. For those in need of a brief recap: Looper is set in a …

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