Archive for November, 2014:

The Imitation Game Review: Benedict Cumberbatch Rivets in True Tale

Benedict Cumberbatch is quickly becoming one of the most popular and supremely talented actors of his generation. That expertise of his craft is illustrated profusely throughout The Imitation Game, and is a performance that will undoubtedly result in Cumberbatch’s first Oscar nomination for Best Actor. Cumberbatch is Alan Turing, the man credited with cracking the German Enigma code that would eventually lead to the Allies winning World War II. You also learn watching The Imitation Game that he is the […]
November 28, 2014

Fifty Shades of Grey Photos: Meet The Grey Family

All those Fifty Shades of Grey stills have done their fair share of teasing the chemistry and heat between Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) and Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson). But all that headline-making news about who would be playing the other parts of the movie, we were starting to wonder when we’d meet anyone else involved in this highly anticipated movie! It’s that time! Ladies and gentlemen, please meet the family Grey. Focus Features has released a trio of photos from […]
November 28, 2014

Batman Battles Darth Vader in Epic Video: Watch Now!

After months and months of hearing about Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, it is natural to put the Superman after the Batman v, right? Well, we have a surprise for you Movie Fanatics! Batman v. Darth Vader has arrived first! Yup, you read that right and the people over at Machinima’s Super Power Beat Down have outdone themselves as they’ve gifted the world a fight to the death between the Star Wars villain and the DC Comics superhero. Batman […]
November 28, 2014

Minions Send Holiday Wishes: Jingle Bells!

Kevin, Bob, Stuart and the boys collectively known as the Minions are in the holiday spirit. And why wouldn’t they be? After that Minions trailer teased what is going to be their first solo movie, we’d be singing Christmas carols too right about now! Universal and AMC have partnered to give us this holiday greetings video from our favorite part of the Despicable Me movies – all while getting us uber-psyched for their arrival on screens next summer. The spin-off […]
November 28, 2014

Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer: Something Has Awakened!

No Black Friday sale can compare with the joy achieved this morning as the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer has arrived! It begins with a landscape shot of a sandy planet (could it be Tattooine?) and a close-up on John Boyega in a Storm Trooper uniform with his helmet off. He is deeply concerned and he starts running… and we’re off! Star Wars The Force Awakens Teaser Trailer We don’t get to see any of our faves that […]
November 28, 2014

Exodus Gods and Kings Trailer: Something’s Coming!

Sure, there’s no way the explosion of excitement that occurred when the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer debuted could be matched by anything today. But, the latest Exodus: Gods and Kings trailer is still pretty awesome. It features more footage than we’ve seen in the previous Exodus: Gods and Kings trailer. And we also get a true sense of those plagues that are going to rain down on Ramses (Joel Edgerton) and the Egyptian people. Oh, and then […]
November 28, 2014

10 Biggest Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Highlights

The wait is over! The Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer is here and yes, it is awesome!  We've waited years and years to witness some sort of cinematic return of the Star Wars universe and even 90 seconds of footage that teases J.J. Abrams' brilliance, we have to say, is well worth the wait!  So, what most impressed us about the new Star Wars trailer?  Click through and discover our 10 biggest moments from the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer! 10 Biggest Star Wars: The Force Awakens […]
November 28, 2014

Kingsman The Secret Service Character Posters: Firth, Colin Firth!

Fox has released a series of new character posters for its upcoming spy flick Kingsman: The Secret Service. It features the film’s stars -- Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Taron Egerton and Jack Bauer. No, that’s not a typo -- the dog’s name is Jack Bauer. Good name for a dog, no? As you can see from the Kingsman: The Secret Service trailer, the film from Matthew Vaughn (one of our favorite directors), is based on the Mark Millar graphic […]
November 26, 2014

Star Wars The Force Awakens Trailer Will Premiere Online on Friday!

Add one more thing for us to be thankful for tomorrow on Thanksgiving, the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer will now be premiering online, in addition to premiering in select theaters. We just got this message from @StarWars in a not-so-cryptic tweet: "The Force is with you on #BlackFriday when #TheForceAwakens teaser hits @iTunesTrailers." So, stay with Movie Fanatic as we will bring you the first look at J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars world on Friday, and then prepare for […]
November 26, 2014

The Hobbit Legacy Trailer: Look Back Before Final Film

Peter Jackson has put together one incredible look back and forward at the world of Middle Earth in The Hobbit: Legacy trailer for his upcoming film The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. The also-called The Defining Chapter completes the world of J.R.R. Tolkien and ties together Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy and The Lord of the Rings trilogy nicely. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Legacy Trailer The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies features an […]
November 26, 2014