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Tensions Run High in The Invitation Trailer

20 hours ago | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Karyn Kusama is admittedly not a name that carries a lot of positive weight to it. After her amazing directorial debut with 2000's Girlfight, Kusama went down an interesting rabbit hole with 2005's Aeon Flux and 2009's Jennifer's Body. Both films were poorly received by critics, and neither did incredibly well at the box office either. That being said, it was clear from Girlfight that Kusama was a talent, and in the trailer for her latest film, The Invitation, that talent is very clearly on display.

Check out the trailer below!

The synopsis for the film is as follows:

"In this taut psychological thriller by Karyn Kusama (Girlfight, Jennifer's Body), the tension is palpable when Will (Logan Marshall-Green, Prometheus) shows up to a dinner party hosted by his ex-wife Eden (Tammy Blanchard, Into The Woods) and new husband, David (Michiel Huisman, Game Of Thrones).The estranged divorcees’ tragic past haunts »

- Joseph Medina

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Watch: Full Trailer for Karyn Kusama's Creepy Thriller 'The Invitation'

20 hours ago | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

"I'm so glad you're here! We've got a lot to talk about... So much to celebrate tonight." Drafthouse Films has unveiled a new trailer for Karyn Kusama's creepy horror-thriller The Invitation, about a dinner party that isn't exactly what it seems. The cast includes Michiel Huisman, John Carroll Lynch, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Tammy Blanchard, Mike Doyle and Lindsay Burdge. Following up the first teaser, this trailer finally gives us more of a look at what's waiting these guests of the party. "Don't tell me that this is normal!" There's some really eerie, unsettling stuff going on and the reviews seem to indicate it's wild. Rob Hunter from Fsr says: "In addition to being a suspenseful and well-acted ride the film also looks fantastic." Here's the new trailer for Karyn Kusama's The Invitation, direct from Drafthouse's YouTube: Will and Eden were once a loving couple. After a tragedy took their son, »

- Alex Billington

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Full-Length Trailer For Karyn Kusama’s Psychological Thriller ‘The Invitation’

21 hours ago | The Film Stage | See recent The Film Stage news »

Girlfight and Jennifer’s Body director Karyn Kusama is back this year, returning to her low-budget roots with The Invitation, a taut psychological thriller which follows a dinner party with many twists and turns. We’ve heard the less the known is better, but if one would like to indulge further, a full-length trailer has now arrived, along with a great poster.

We said in our review at SXSW, “When you play in the midnight slot of a film festival nowadays, audiences can expect something to go horribly wrong within the world of the movie. So going into The Invitation, without even knowing what it is about, there’s the impending sense things aren’t going to turn out well. Yet even in that environment, it becomes painfully clear that director Karyn Kusama’s latest feature is going to make audiences outside of that context aware of the stakes. As »

- Leonard Pearce

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Watch the New Trailer for Karyn Kusama’s The Invitation

22 hours ago | shocktillyoudrop.com | See recent shocktillyoudrop news »

The Invitation releases new, spooky trailer. Jennifer’S Body director Karyn Kusama’s upcoming dreamy creeper The Invitation (read our review here) won’t see release until April 8th (in theaters and VOD via Drafthouse Films), but Shock is giving you a look at the new, intense trailer for the film. Have a look…   Need further edifying? Here’s…

The post Watch the New Trailer for Karyn Kusama’s The Invitation appeared first on Shock Till You Drop. »

- Chris Alexander

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Watch the Official Trailer for Karyn Kusama’s The Invitation

22 hours ago | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Drafthouse Films invites viewers to a potentially devious dinner party in the first full-length trailer for Karyn Kusama's The Invitation.

"In this taut psychological thriller by Karyn Kusama (Girlfight, Jennifer's Body), the tension is palpable when Will (Logan Marshall-Green, Prometheus) shows up to his ex-wife Eden (Tammy Blanchard, Into the Woods) and new husband, David's (Michiel Huisman, "Game of Thrones") dinner party. The pair's tragic past haunts an equally spooky present: Amid Eden's suspicious behavior and her mysterious house guests, Will becomes convinced that his invitation was extended with a hidden agenda. Unfolding over one dark evening in the Hollywood Hills, The Invitation blurs layers of mounting paranoia, mystery, and horror until both Will-and the audience-are unsure what threats are real or imagined."

Directed by Karyn Kusama from a screenplay by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, The Invitation stars Logan Marshall-Green, Tammy Blanchard, Michiel Huisman, Emayatzy Corinealdi, and John Carroll Lynch. »

- Derek Anderson

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Watch: Dinner Gets Deadly In New Trailer For Karyn Kusama's 'The Invitation'

22 hours ago | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

I almost want to tell you not to watch this trailer. One of the pleasures of going into "Girlfight" director Karyn Kusama's thriller "The Invitation" is watching it unfold into unexpected directions, and knowing as little as possible as such will reap the biggest rewards when checking out this mostly single-location picture. But if you need just a little bit more to convince you to check it out, then by all means watch it. Read More: Fantasia Review: 'Girlfight' Director Karyn Kusama's Tense, Single Setting Thriller 'The Invitation' Logan Marshall-Green, Tammy Blanchard, Michiel Huisman, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Lindsay Burdge, John Carroll Lynch, Mike Doyle, Michelle Krusiec, Marieh Delfino and Jay Larson star in a movie following a group of old friends and a couple of oddball newcomers who get together for dinner. But it's soon revealed that there are deadly ramifications for all involved. Here's »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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Watch: Accept 'The Invitation' and Lose Your Mind in Unnerving New Trailer

22 hours ago | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Karyn Kusama has experimented with horror elements and psychological drama before in movies like "Jennifer's Body" and "Girlfight," but she's about to combine the two for "The Invitation," which is easily her most disorienting and terrifying film to date. After scaring audiences at its SXSW debut last year, the movie is coming to mess with your head on VOD and in theaters this April. Read More: Watch: 'The Invitation' Teaser Summons You to a Sinister Dinner Party "The Invitation" stars Logan Marshall-Green as Will, a divorcee who shows up to a dinner party being thrown by his ex-wife (Tammy Blanchard) and her new husband David (Michiel Huisman). As the official synopsis reads: "The estranged divorcees’ tragic past haunts an equally eerie present; amid Eden’s suspicious behavior and her mysterious house guests, Will becomes convinced that his invitation was extended with a hidden agenda." Whatever the hidden agenda ends up. »

- Zack Sharf

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‘The Invitation’ Trailer: It’s My Party and I’ll Die If I Want To

22 hours ago | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

If you’re the kind of person who already hates parties and social gatherings, Karyn Kusama‘s The Invitation is going to press your buttons in a very specific and unsettling way. This small-scale, slow-burning, intense gem is a special kind of cinematic nightmare – the one-location thriller where escape simply isn’t an option. Drafthouse Films has released a […]

The post ‘The Invitation’ Trailer: It’s My Party and I’ll Die If I Want To appeared first on /Film. »

- Jacob Hall

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Round-Up: Nina Forever Clip & Release Details, The Invitation New Release Date & Poster, Dummies Indiegogo, Dear Creature, Solid State Blu-ray

11 February 2016 7:55 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Love never dies, at least that is the case in Nina Forever. Epic Pictures Group recently revealed a new clip from the film, and you can check it out below. Also in this round-up: an update on The Invitation, an Indiegogo announcement for Dummies, a look at Dear Creature's cover art, and Solid State Blu-ray details.

Nina Forever: "Epic Pictures Group will release the critically acclaimed horror/romance film Nina Forever on February 12th, 2016, Valentine’s Day weekend.

Written and directed by Ben and Chris Blaine, Nina Forever was honored with multiple British Independent Film Awards nominations this week, including Best Debut Director for The Blaine Brothers and Most Promising Newcomer for lead actress Abigail Hardingham. The film was previously recognized with the Best Feature award at FrightFest 2015.

A darkly comedic romantic horror story exploring love and grief, Nina Forever follows Holly (Abigail Hardingham), as she begins a relationship »

- Tamika Jones

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New Trailers: Program, Invitation, Mothers

11 February 2016 5:35 AM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

An anbsolute flood of trailers has hit today and here's just a few of the smaller ones. First up, the new U.S. trailer for the Lance Armstrong doping scandal drama "The Program". Ben Foster and Chris O'Dowd lead the film which opens in limited released and VOD on March 18th.

Next up, Drafthouse Films has brought online the full trailer for Karyn Kusama's upcoming psychological thriller "The Invitation" which hits cinema and VOD on April 8th.

Logan Marshall-Green plays a man who shows up for dinner at a Hollywood Hills party held by his ex-wife Eden (Tammy Blanchard) and her new husband David (Michiel Huisman). Soon her suspicious behavior and her mysterious house guests led the man to believe there's a hidden agenda regarding his invitation.

Finally, Open Road Films has unveiled the debut trailer for Garry Marshall's new romantic comedy "Mother's Day" starring Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson, »

- Garth Franklin

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‘The Invitation’ Poster: There is Nothing to Be Afraid of

10 February 2016 5:30 AM, PST | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

I had to include Karyn Kusama‘s The Invitation on my most anticipated movies of 2016 list. Even though I have already seen the film, I had to give it a shout-out. Kusama’s dramatic thriller is an excellent movie, a story that’s bound to grow richer on repeat viewings. With The Invitation opening in theaters next month, Drafthouse Films is […]

The post ‘The Invitation’ Poster: There is Nothing to Be Afraid of appeared first on /Film. »

- Jack Giroux

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Best Trailers of the Week: Soderbergh, Sex and Sundance Heat Things Up

22 January 2016 1:33 PM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

"The Girlfriend Experience"Steven Soderbergh's 2009 indie film looks like a good fit for the small screen, based on its first full-length trailer. "Brahman Naman"Three sexually-charged teens set out to win the National Quiz Championship... and lose their virginities. This Nsfw Sundance sex comedy looks like India's spin on "American Pie." "Backgammon"Part psycho-sexual thriller and part classic mystery, the film starts off at a young couple's innocent weekend getaway. But tensions quickly rise when they encounter a pair of slightly older bohemians. Soon, old alliances are broken, new ones are formed and nothing is quite what it seems.  "House of Cards" Season 4Beau Willimon's political drama gears up for a new year on Netflix. In a year when politics will dominate every waking hour of news coverage, Netflix is angling to take over your private time, too. "The Invitation"Karyn Kusama, »

- Zack Sharf

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Teaser trailer for thriller The Invitation

21 January 2016 8:00 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A teaser trailer has arrived online for director Karyn Kusama’s upcoming thriller The Invitation starring Logan Marshall-Green, Tammy Blanchard, Michiel Huisman, Emayatzy Corinealdi and John Carroll Lynch. Check it out below after the official synopsis…

Will and Eden were once a loving couple. After a tragedy took their son, Eden disappeared. Two years later, out of the blue, she returns with a new husband… and as a different person, eerily changed and eager to reunite with her ex and those she left behind. Over the course of a dinner party in the house that was once his, the haunted Will is gripped by mounting evidence that Eden and her new friends have a mysterious and terrifying agenda. But can we trust Will’s hold on reality? Or will he be the unwitting catalyst of the doom he senses?

The Invitation is set for release on March 25th.

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- Amie Cranswick

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Watch the teaser trailer for the upcoming ‘The Invitation’

20 January 2016 10:45 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

The Invitation

One of our favourite genre movies from last year’s London Film Festival was the superb The Invitation, a trailer for which has just hit the internet.

The film revolves around a dinner party which goes horribly, horribly wrong in the Hollywood Hills. Here’s the official synopsis:

In this taut psychological thriller by Karyn Kusama (Girlfight, Jennifer’s Body), the tension is palpable when Will (Logan Marshall-Green, Prometheus) shows up to a dinner party hosted by his ex-wife Eden (Tammy Blanchard, Into the Woods) and new husband David (Michiel Huisman, “Game of Thrones”). The estranged divorcees’ tragic past haunts an equally eerie present; amid Eden’s suspicious behavior and her mysterious house guests, Will becomes convinced that his invitation was extended with a hidden agenda. Unfolding over one dark evening in the Hollywood Hills, The Invitation blurs layers of mounting paranoia, mystery, and horror until both Will »

- Paul Heath

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First Trailer: Karyn Kusama's "The Invitation"

20 January 2016 10:07 PM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

The first trailer has been released for "Girlfight" and "Aeon Flux" director Karyn Kusama's psychological thriller "The Invitation" which premiered at last year's Fantastic Fest. Scoring strong reviews at the festival, it is now finally making its way into cinemas and VOD on March 25th.

Set at a dinner party in the Hollywood Hills, Logan Marshall-Green plays a man who shows up to the party which is hosted by his estranged ex-wife Eden (Tammy Blanchard), her new husband David (Michiel Huisman) and attended by some mysterious house guests. The man soon becomes convinced that his invitation was extended with a hidden and sinister agenda in mind.

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- Garth Franklin

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The Invitation Trailer: Guess Who’s Terrified at Dinner?

20 January 2016 1:55 PM, PST | shocktillyoudrop.com | See recent shocktillyoudrop news »

The Invitation trailer for the critically-acclaimed psychological thriller Drafthouse Films has debuted the first teaser trailer for The Invitation, the new psychological thriller from director Karyn Kusama (Girlfight, Jennifer’s Body) that has received rave reviews coming out of genre festivals like SXSW and Fantastic Fest. Check out The Invitation trailer below! The tension is palpable when…

The post The Invitation Trailer: Guess Who’s Terrified at Dinner? appeared first on Shock Till You Drop. »

- Max Evry

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Welcome to the dinner party from hell

20 January 2016 1:28 PM, PST | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

After winning critical accolades and industry recognition for her debut feature Girlfight, Karyn Kusama seemed primed to become a rare commodity in Hollywood: a woman director of studio blockbusters. And yet the dream would prove to be short-lived. Her next film, 2005's $62 million sci-fi Aeon Flux, drew terrible reviews and grossed a scant $52 million worldwide. Four years later, the Megan Fox-starring horror film Jennifer's Body -- while a smaller-scale gamble -- didn't fare much better. Now Kusama is back on the indie circuit with the low-budget horror effort The Invitation -- and if reviews from the festival circuit are any indication, this could be the movie that finally puts her career back on the right track.  Now we've got the first teaser for the film, which begins with an affirmational vibe before promptly taking a dark turn: It's a creepy first look, and I'm intrigued by the fact that »

- Chris Eggertsen

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Don't Miss The Invitation! [Trailer]

20 January 2016 12:36 PM, PST | QuietEarth.us | See recent QuietEarth news »

Aside from The Witch (review), one of the other movies left over from last year's festival circuit which I'm most excited to see is The Invitation.

Directed by Karyn Kusama of Girlfight, Aeon Flux and Jennifer's Body fame, The Invitation stars Logan Marshall-Green and Emayatzy Corinealdi as a couple on their way dinner party being hosted by Marshall-Green's ex-wife. General consensus is that this is an effective horror movie - our own reviewer called it "a strong mystery film that basks in its own mountains of crazy" - and one that you should go into with as little knowledge as possible so I'll stop with plot descriptions here.

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‘The Invitation’ Trailer: Something Doesn’t Feel Safe Here

20 January 2016 12:00 PM, PST | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

If The Invitation had been released last year, it would’ve made my top 10 films of the year list. I saw Karyn Kusama‘s unsettling thriller at last year’s Fantastic Fest, and for the past few months, I haven’t been able to shake it. Not just because it’s a rather unnerving experience, but because of how expertly structured, acted, […]

The post ‘The Invitation’ Trailer: Something Doesn’t Feel Safe Here appeared first on /Film. »

- Jack Giroux

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Watch the First Teaser Trailer for Karyn Kusama’s The Invitation

20 January 2016 11:59 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

"Each and every one of us is on a journey..." Ahead of its March 25th theatrical and VOD release from Drafthouse Films, the first teaser trailer for Karyn Kusama's The Invitation has arrived.

"In this taut psychological thriller by Karyn Kusama (Girlfight, Jennifer's Body), the tension is palpable when Will (Logan Marshall-Green, Prometheus) shows up to his ex-wife Eden (Tammy Blanchard, Into the Woods) and new husband, David's (Michiel Huisman, "Game of Thrones") dinner party. The pair's tragic past haunts an equally spooky present: Amid Eden's suspicious behavior and her mysterious house guests, Will becomes convinced that his invitation was extended with a hidden agenda. Unfolding over one dark evening in the Hollywood Hills, The Invitation blurs layers of mounting paranoia, mystery, and horror until both Will-and the audience-are unsure what threats are real or imagined."

Directed by Karyn Kusama from a screenplay by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, »

- Derek Anderson

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