• Review: Guardians of the GalaxyThe Best Marvel Movie Ever
  • Review: Bridge and TunnelAn Authentic Look at Long Island
  • Trailer: InterstellarChristopher Nolan's Highly Anticipated Journey
  • Trailer: Mad Max: Fury RoadFinally the Trailer Arrives
  • Teaser: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1First Teaser Trailer Arrives
  • Trailer: WhiplashMiles Teller and J.K. Simmons Star in Musical Drama
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Jesse Eisenberg Talks Playing Lex Luthor in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Posted on August 29, 2014
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It’s well known that when Jesse Eisenberg was cast as Lex Luthor in the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice film, the entire internet community collectively yelled “WTF?!?”

To the naked eye, Eisenberg doesn’t seem like the “comic-book-type-of-guy” but it’s the complexity behind the comic books and the psyche of Lex Luthor that drew him to the role.

The sequel to Man of Steel is currently filming in Detroit as Zack Snyder has a massive film on his hands. The cast will comprise of Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams and Jason Momoa who recently was announced as Aquaman.

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New Chilling Trailer for Foxcatcher

Posted on August 28, 2014
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Another fantastic trailer for my most anticipated film of the year, Foxcatcher has arrived.

The trailer is haunting, as is John du Pont, the millionaire played by Steve Carell, whose one desire is to bring the gold medal to the United States.

His job is to train world class wrestlers into champions, the film is based on a true story and will have everyone on the edge of their seat.

“Once I was in full makeup and trying to sort of emulate du Pont’s vocal patterns, people were more reserved around me, on and off the set. I don’t want to sound precious or pretentious about being in character all the time. But I hadn’t anticipated how much it would draw me away physically and emotionally from everyone else,” Carell told Vulture.

“Frankly, I’m glad we filmed out of town. The transition from that to being with my family would be … well, I don’t like to bring stuff like that home.”

The film is directed by Bennett Miller and also stars Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Michael Hall, and Sienna Miller.

Foxcatcher opens November 14th, 2014.

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First Trailer For John Stewart’s Rosewater

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There is a cult-like following for John Stewart. So when fans heard he was getting behind the lens for the first time to direct a major motion picture, buzz began.

The film is an adaptation of BBC journalist Maziar Bahari‘s memoir, Then They Came for Me: A Family’s Story of Love, Captivity and Survival.

Bahari, who was born in Tehran, went to Iran in 2009 to interview Mir-Hossein Moussavi, but was arrested by the Revolutionary Guard, and then interrogated and beaten for 118 days by a man known only as “Rosewater”.

The film stars Gael Garcial Bernal and Kim Bodnia, and reviews so far have been mixed.

Rosewater hits theaters on November 7th, 2014.

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New Jazz Infused Trailer for Whiplash

Posted on August 25, 2014
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If you’ve been following along with ATC the last few months, you know how high I am on musical drama Whiplash, led by Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons.

A new trailer has made it’s way online and it continues to display just out action packed and intense this film about striving for greatness is.

Winning everything at Sundance, Whiplash is like Full Metal Jacket at music school. J.K. Simmons plays a crazy, strict, no-nonsense music academy instructor, pushing drummer Miles Teller to his breaking point.

Whiplash opens on October 10, 2014.

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First Image From Ant-Man Surfaces

Posted on August 20, 2014
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Filming for Peyton Reed’s Ant-Man has finally begun.

The first image has officially surfaced which features thief-turned-hero Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) standing out by the Golden Gate Bridge.

I’m really interested to see how Rudd does in a role like this as it seems so far away from his normal choices. But that’s a good thing.

Corey Stoll plays Pym’s star employee Darren Cross aka Yellowjacket, who wants the Ant-Man suit for nefarious purposes, and Evangeline Lilly co-stars as Pym’s daughter, Hope Van Dyne.

The film also stars Michael Douglas, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Peña, Abby Ryder Fortson, Judy Greer, David Dastmalchian, Wood Harris, Gregg Turkington, T.I., and John Slattery.

Hit the jump for the first official image.

Ant-Man hits theaters on July 17th, 2015.

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Jack O’Connell Stars in First Trailer for War Thriller ’71

Posted on August 19, 2014
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2014 has been and will continue to be one hell of an impressive year for Jack O’Connell.

Already giving a break through performance in Starred Up,  O’Connell has a handful of projects on the way to close out the year including Angelina Jolie’s Oscar contender Unbroken and this war thriller ’71.

Getting rave reviews from the Berlin Film Festivals amongst others, O’Connell stars as a young British soldier in Belfast in 1971 that is accidentally abandoned by his unit following a riot.  Trapped behind enemy lines, he’s unable to tell friend from foe, and we follow as he tries to find his way home, while the locals battle for supremacy.

No release date is confirmed for the US yet, but the film opens in the U.K. on October 10th, 2014.

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Trailer: Men, Women & Children

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Socially and culturally relevant to our everyday lives, the premise behind Jason Reitman’s Men, Women & Children will resonate with audiences.

It’s a shame though, that a very similar film (Disconnect) was released just last year, and was excellent, and it’ll be overshadowed by this bigger budgeted picture.

The film focuses on how crippled by technology we are today and just how much it’s ruining our everyday lives.

Adam Sandler, Ansel Elgort, Kaitlyn Dever, Judy Greer, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jennifer Garner, and Dennis Haysbert star in the film that hits theaters on October 3rd, 2014.

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Final Trailer for Bridge and Tunnel

Posted on August 18, 2014
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With the festival circuit coming to a close for Jason Michael Brescia’s second feature film Bridge and Tunnel, the team has released it’s final trailer. This one specifically for theaters.

The film Stars Ryan Metcalf, Arjun Gupta, Mary Kate Wiles, Annet Mahendru, Joe Murphy, Brianne Berkson, Chris Viemeister, Natalie Knepp and Wass Stevens as they experience life in Long Island, New York. Childhood friends Sal, Terry, Nate, Eric and Lina have had to grow up in a post 9/11 New York. They graduated high school at the peak of the War on Terror, and began adulthood amidst a global financial crisis. Now at the crossroads of their mid-twenties they find themselves unhappy with their places in life.

Having seen the film and enjoying it, I can firmly recommend it, especially older teens and those in their mid to late twenties. It’s relatable and that alone should be a selling point. The characters in this film represent those of us who went to school, stayed out of trouble, graduated from college and then had nothing to show for it in the professional world. Times are tough, and while the older generation likes to throw around the phrase “you have it easy these days,” it’s a bit misguided.

Bridge and Tunnel depicts this message with vigor and a bunch of self awareness.

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Ben Affleck Talks About Playing Batman

Posted on August 14, 2014
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When it was announced that Ben Affleck would play Batman, the internet exploded. Fans were livid, for whatever reason this casting choice angered the nerds to a boiling point.

But that was expected.

Myself, on the other hand, loved the casting. Affleck isn’t the same actor he was 10 years ago, he isn’t the guy doing stupid romantic films anymore. He will thrive.

Now, the film is deep in production and shooting all over the world, rumors are flying, and theories are being concocted.

Affleck sat down with Entertainment Weekly to talk about this high profile role and what it’s like being the new Caped Crusader.

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2014 NYFF Line-Up Revealed

Posted on August 13, 2014
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The New York Film Festival will always have a special place in my heart. Today, the full line up was released.

We already knew that the festival would be showcasing David Fincher‘s Gone Girl, Paul Thomas Anderson‘s Inherent Vice, and Alejandro González Iñárritu‘s Birdman as the opening, centerpiece, and closing night, respectively, now we know what other goodies will be in store.

I’m happy to say that my most anticipated film of the year will be there, Foxcatcheralong with WhiplashMr. Turner, Clouds of Sils Maria, Maps to the Stars, Two Days, and more.

Here is the lineup:

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