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Old & Young Schwarzenegger Fight in 'Terminator: Genisys' TV Spots

24 April 2015 3:22 PM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

"Skynet has created a new Terminator to stop us." After the most recent trailer for Terminator: Genisys gave away a pretty big plot twist for the franchise sequel, some international TV spots bring that twist to the forefront of the marketing in Asian markets. However, there's also some new bits of footage here, including shots of the aged Terminator (old Arnold Schwarzenegger) fighting with the Schwarzenegger from the 80s. In addition, we also get to see some more shots of the advanced Terminator coming to blows with Schwarzenegger. And they're still milking that "I'll be back," line for everything it's worth. Watch below! Here's the international TV spots for Terminator: Genisys from Paramount International: You can still watch the most recent trailer for Terminator: Genisys right here. Terminator: Genisys is directed by Alan Taylor ("Game of Thrones," Thor: The Dark World) and written by Laeta Kalogridis (Avatar, »

- Ethan Anderton

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New Terminator: Genisys TV Spots Reveal More Twists

24 April 2015 2:00 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

If you caught the last twist-revealing trailer for Terminator: Genisys, then it’s likely that you’re aware of the movie’s unique conceit. The savior of humanity, leader of the resistance and all-around champion of mankind, John Connor is no longer on our side. As the franchise ‘reset’ takes liberties with every aspect of the series beloved by fans, Genisys has strung up its guiding light as the harbinger of doom. There’s no denying the fact that as daring, unexpected moves go, it’s ballsy. But did we really need to know so much about what’s an arguably intriguing plot point?

Paramount’s decision to clue us in to what could have been a Gotcha! moment in theaters wasn’t a mistake, and that particular narrative quirk continues to drive this new batch of international TV spots. The focus of which hones in on the movie »

- Gem Seddon

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Time Machine: Veterans Wallach and Coppola - Godfather 3 in Common - Are Special Oscar Honorees

24 April 2015 12:28 PM, PDT | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson on the Oscars' Red Carpet Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson at the Academy Awards Eli Wallach and wife Anne Jackson are seen above arriving at the 2011 Academy Awards ceremony, held on Sunday, Feb. 27, at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. The 95-year-old Wallach had received an Honorary Oscar at the Governors Awards in November 2010. See also: "Doris Day Inexplicably Snubbed by Academy," "Maureen O'Hara Honorary Oscar," "Honorary Oscars: Mary Pickford, Greta Garbo Among Rare Women Recipients," and "Hayao Miyazaki Getting Honorary Oscar." Delayed film debut The Actors Studio-trained Eli Wallach was to have made his film debut in Fred Zinnemann's Academy Award-winning 1953 blockbuster From Here to Eternity. Ultimately, however, Frank Sinatra – then a has-been following a string of box office duds – was cast for a pittance, getting beaten to a pulp by a pre-stardom Ernest Borgnine. For his bloodied efforts, Sinatra went on »

- D. Zhea

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Five new TV spots for Terminator Genisys

24 April 2015 8:33 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions have released five new international TV spots for their upcoming summer blockbuster Terminator Genisys, which are packed full of new footage from the film. Check them out…

When John Connor (Jason Clarke, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes), leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney, Insurgent) back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones) and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline. Now, Sgt. Reese finds himself in a new and unfamiliar version of the past, where he is faced with unlikely allies, including the Guardian (Arnold Schwarzenegger, The Terminator), dangerous new enemies, and an unexpected new mission: To reset the future…

Terminator Genisys is set for release on July 1st 2015 with Arnold Schwarzenegger leading a cast that also includes Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), Jason Clarke (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes »

- Scott J. Davis

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5 New Terminator Genisys Clips Have Tons of New Footage

24 April 2015 7:59 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Last week Paramount released a new Terminator Genisys trailer that gave away one of the film's twists. Not by accident or anything, they very deliberately looked at what they had and decided to give you more. Why? Not sure. It feels like the movie has a perception problem but I have no idea what the actual audience awareness level for it is. I don't know how it;s tracking. But it feels like they needed to throw something else at the audience because... well, they did. These new Japanese clips really lean into that new information. If you choose to watch them you'll be seeing a lot of new footage, almost all of it centering around what was supposed to be an in-viewing reveal. That's not necessarily a bad thing, I haven't read the script so for all I know there will be more surprises coming. And I have hope about something else now. »

- Evan Dickson

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Trailer Park: Mad Max takes Batman on a Visit to Tomorrowland

24 April 2015 7:26 AM, PDT | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

Welcome to the latest installment of Trailer Park, our (semi) regular look at the latest trailers to hit the interwebs. This weeks line-up features a bevy of the latest movie trailers including some of the most anticipateed Summer blockbusters and more, including: Terminator Genisys, Mad Max Fury Road, The Gallows, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Fantastic Four, The Visit, The Dead Lands, Monsters: Dark Continent, Mr. Holmes, Tomorrowland and Black Mass.

Terminator Genisys

When John Connor (Jason Clarke), leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney) back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke) and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline. Now, Sgt. Reese finds himself in a new and unfamiliar version of the past, where he is faced with unlikely allies, including the Guardian (Arnold Schwarzenegger), dangerous new enemies, and an unexpected new mission: To reset the future…

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- Phil Wheat

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Child 44 movie review: Stalin glance

22 April 2015 1:05 PM, PDT | www.flickfilosopher.com | See recent FlickFilosopher news »

Overly complicated yet somehow anticlimactic, and constructed more with pat Hollywood pomp rather than the authentic grit it demands. I’m “biast” (pro): nothing

I’m “biast” (con): nothing

I have not read the source material

(what is this about? see my critic’s minifesto)

Tom Hardy, Soviet hero of World War II, solves murders in 1950s Russia. Well, actually, there could be no murders under Communism, or so everyone tells one another in Child 44, because that’s a crime of decadent Western capitalism. Nevertheless, there are a lot of boys dead under suspicious circumstances all over southwestern Russia. Based on a novel inspired by the same real-life Soviet serial-murder case that the far superior 1995 HBO movie Citizen X details, this is an odd duck of a film: overly complicated yet somehow anticlimactic, more concerned with professional and personal jealousies among elite military investigators in Moscow than with police procedural, »

- MaryAnn Johanson

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Movie Review – Child 44 (2015)

20 April 2015 10:57 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Child 44, 2015.

Directed by Daniel Espinosa.

Starring Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, Gary Oldman, Joel Kinnaman, Jason Clarke, Paddy Considine and Vincent Cassel.

Synopsis:

A disgraced member of the military police investigates a series of nasty child murders during the Stalin-era Soviet Union.

 

Based on Tom Rob Smith’s 2008 novel; Child 44 proves how difficult it can be to effectively adapt such meaty material. Charting the life of Ukranian orphan Leo (Hardy) as he climbs the ranks within Soviet Russia, the story then briskly moves to him investigating a series of child murders. The film’s main idea that “there is no murder in paradise” is a compelling one and sets up the twists and turns of the story. However, the narrative is badly handled and the film plods along at a snail’s pace. There is some redemption in its final act but not enough to make up for the convoluted story that proceeds it. »

- Helen Murdoch

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Contest: Win Child 44 Prize Pack

20 April 2015 9:47 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Tom Hardy and Gary Oldman have quite the cinematic partnership. Whether it’s Cold War dramas in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy or venturing into the superhero mainstream for Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, the acting duo have tinkered and tailored in a variety of genres. For their latest outing, Hardy and Oldman will circle back to the Cold War for Daniel Espinosa’s adaptation, Child 44.

Lifted from the pages of Tom Rob Smith’s novel, the thriller centers on a search for sinister serial killer circa 1953. As we alluded to before, Tom Hardy will play the part of Leo Demidov, a well-respected agent who loses his badge and honor when he stands by his wife (Noomi Rapace) as she comes under question for being a traitor. With a cast list that also boasts Joel Kinnaman, Paddy Considine, Jason Clarke and Vincent Cassel, Child 44 is certainly one »

- Michael Briers

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CinemaCon: First Everest, Sisters and London Has Fallen Posters

19 April 2015 3:51 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Plenty of posters are being set up at CinemaCon right now as studios try to woo exhibitors, and Steve is on the floor snapping plenty of photos. The first Everest poster banks on the outstanding cast—Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, Jake Gyllenhaal, John Hawkes, Robin Wright, Emily Watson, Keira Knightley, and Sam Worthington—along with the tagline, “Human Beings Are Not Meant to Survive at the Cruising Altitude of a 747.” I cannot argue with that statement. Everest opens September 18th. Here’s the official synopsis: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world’s highest mountain, Everest documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind.  Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival. »

- Matt Goldberg

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Child 44 Review

19 April 2015 1:17 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

It’s hard to dislike Tom Hardy as an actor. Whatever cinematic challenge he takes on, from atypically brainy blockbusters like Inception and The Dark Knight Rises to taut dramas like Bronson and Locke, he always gives it his all, digging under his character’s skins with a diligence and canniness that elevates him above possibly any other actor of his generation. Along the way, he’s found particular success in embodying strong, silent types, the kinds of men who more resemble wild animals than well-mannered gentlemen. Hardy’s characters are like caged wolves – as much as you want to reach in and pet them, you might lose your hand if you do.

In Child 44, the actor is up to his usual tricks. As Leo Demidov, a dedicated security officer tasked with cracking down on traitors in Joseph Stalin’s Soviet Union, Hardy plays another hardened man’s man, »

- Isaac Feldberg

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35 Movies You Need to See This Summer

18 April 2015 8:49 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Whether you like it or not, the summer movie season is right around the corner! Of course, blockbusters sprout up all throughout the year, with movies like The Divergent Series: Insurgent and Furious 7 setting the box office on fire even before the "official" summer movie season kicks off...But the four-month period between May and August is simply jam-packed with big-budget tentpoles, outlandish comedies and even a few memorable indie dramas. Before you start snatching up tickets to your favorite summer movies, we have a handy guide breaking down all of the major studio blockbusters, and even a few independent flicks that have the potential to break out into the mainstream. Here our the 35 movies you simply can't miss this summer!

1Avengers: Age of Ultron - May 1

Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Cobie Smulders, Elizabeth Olsen, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, »

- MovieWeb

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Here Are All the Movies Opening Today, April 17; What Will You See?

17 April 2015 8:23 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Here are the films opening theatrically in the U.S. the week of Friday, April 17. [Synopses provided by distributor unless listed otherwise.] Wide Child 44 Director: Daniél Espinosa Cast: Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, Gary Oldman, Joel Kinnaman, Paddy Considine, Jason Clarke, Vincent Cassel, Fares Fares Synopsis: "Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced Mgb agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership." Monkey Kingdom Director: Mark Linfield & Alastair Fothergill Synopsis: "A nature documentary that follows a newborn monkey and its mother as they struggle to survive within the competitive social hierarchy of the Temple Troop, a dynamic group of monkeys who live in ancient ruins found deep in the storied jungles of South Asia." Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 Director: Andy Fickman Cast: Kevin James, Molly Shannon, David Henrie, Raini Rodriguez, Eduardo »

- Steve Greene

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Film Review: 'Child 44'

17 April 2015 2:02 AM, PDT | CineVue | See recent CineVue news »

★★☆☆☆ The prospect of a drama starring Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Jason Clarke and Noomi Rapace based on Tom Rob Smith's bestselling novel Child 44 suggested that it would be a great film. Sadly, in the hands of Daniel Espinosa, who was responsible for the "Martin Scorsese Presents" gangster flick Easy Money, that prospect dwindles into tedium, laced with out-dated, dodgy foreign accents and sloppy narrative structure. The story opens with a quote, stating "There is no murder in paradise," a mantra handed down by Stalin and the Kremlin insisting that they have created an idyllic state, far removed from the corruption of the capitalist West, where it's impossible to consider the idea of murder.

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- CineVue UK

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Uncovers the Secrets of Terminator Genisys in Second Official Trailer

16 April 2015 10:49 PM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

While the title cyborg assassin of the upcoming sci-fi sequel, ‘Terminator Genisys,’ is known for mercilessly killing anyone who’s an obstacle to artificial intelligence’s mission of ending mankind, John Connor, the franchise’s celebrated Resistance leader, is also now turning against civilization. In the newly released official second trailer for the anticipated fifth entry in ‘The Terminator’ series, it’s revealed mankind’s true savior has seemingly relinquished his role as humanity’s liberator. Paramount Pictures, which will distribute ‘Terminator Genisys’ in theaters, RealD 3D and IMAX 3D, across the U.S., also distributed the film’s new trailer. The clip shows John, who’s now played by Jason Clarke, transforming into a Borg-style hybrid that’s a  [ Read More ]

The post Arnold Schwarzenegger Uncovers the Secrets of Terminator Genisys in Second Official Trailer appeared first on Shockya.com. »

- Karen Benardello

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Child 44 | Review

16 April 2015 11:00 AM, PDT | ioncinema | See recent ioncinema news »

Dirty Snow: Espinosa’s Ungainly Yet Enjoyable Soviet Era Mystery

Grazing lightly over the Soviet era politics of the period and featuring a handsome, gussied up cast that features a tad too many problematic instances of accented English, Swedish helmer Daniel Espinosa still manages to make an utterly watchable film out of Child 44, his second studio picture since breaking into Hollywood with 2012’s Safe House. A cadre of diverse actors from Sweden, Poland, France, Denmark, the UK, the Us, Switzerland, and more, portray period Soviets, some to better effect than others.

Based on Tom Rob Smith’s novel, the first in a trilogy, Espinosa and screenwriter Richard Price have clearly tried to retain the source material’s sprawling scope, though the film sometimes gets tripped up in its own skirt layers. Considering the richness of the material, it’s too bad that our seemingly unwavering preference for shorter running »

- Nicholas Bell

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Child 44 review

15 April 2015 10:50 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Tom Rob Smith's acclaimed novel Child 44 comes to the movies with Tom Hardy in the lead. Here's our review...

How does a state where 'there is no crime' handle an act like murder when it occurs not once but dozens of times? The answer is that the state – in this case, post-World War II Stalinist Russia – creates an 'official' story and buries the truth as capitalist propaganda.

That’s what happens in Child 44, the new political thriller based on the first in a trilogy of novels by Tom Rob Smith. Tom Hardy stars as Mgb agent Leo Demidov, who is busy at his job of routing out political dissidents when two major challenges come into his life: he is asked to denounce his own wife, Raisa (Noomi Rapace), as a traitor, and also stumbles upon a series of grisly child killings that seem to stretch across 20 years »

- simonbrew

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New TV spot for Terminator Genisys

15 April 2015 11:40 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Following on from this week’s trailer, Paramount Pictures has dropped an international TV spot from Terminator Genisys, which offers up some new footage from director Alan Taylor’s “reset” of the iconic sci-fi action franchise. Take a look below…

See Also: Jason Clarke talks John Connor role in Terminator Genisys, tells critics of reboot to “bear with it”

When John Connor (Jason Clarke, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes), leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney, Insurgent) back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones) and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline. Now, Sgt. Reese finds himself in a new and unfamiliar version of the past, where he is faced with unlikely allies, including the Guardian (Arnold Schwarzenegger, The Terminator), dangerous new enemies, and an unexpected new mission: To reset the future…

Terminator Genisys is »

- Gary Collinson

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'Terminator Genisys' TV Spot: Schwarzenegger Is Humanity's Last Hope

15 April 2015 8:41 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Earlier in the week, Paramount dropped a bombshell of a reveal in their full-trailer, giving away the biggest plot twist Terminator Genisys has to offer. We won't give it away here. But this huge spoiler, which involves one of the franchise's most beloved characters, is hinted at in the first international TV spot, as Arnold Schwarzenegger announced the arrival of a new Terminator .

When John Connor (Jason Clarke), leader of the human resistance against Skynet, sends Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney) back to 1984 to protect his mother, Sarah (Emilia Clarke), from a Terminator assassin, an unexpected turn of events creates an altered timeline. Instead of a scared waitress, Sarah is a skilled fighter and has a Terminator guardian (Arnold Schwarzenegger) nicknamed Pops by her side. Faced with unlikely allies and dangerous new enemies, Reese sets out on an unexpected new mission: reset the future.

According to this latest footage, 3 billion people will die on judgment day. »

- MovieWeb

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"Terminator Genisys" - More New Footage

14 April 2015 4:57 PM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek more new footage including an international trailer from "Terminator Genisys", starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke, Emilia Clarke and Jai Courtney, to be released into 'IMAX' theaters by Paramount Pictures worldwide July 1, 2015.

"Terminator Genisys" is directed by Alan Taylor ("Thor: The Dark World") and produced by David Ellison, Dana Goldberg of Skydance Productions.

"...the crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX's customized theater geometry and powerful digital audio...

"...create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie..."

"This film marks IMAX's first foray into the 'Terminator' franchise and we're thrilled to be a part of it and team up once again with Alan Taylor...

"...and our friends at Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions," said Greg Foster, Senior Executive Vice President, IMAX Corp. and CEO of IMAX Entertainment. 

"We are so proud of the world we have built in »

- Michael Stevens

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