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Jun 11, 2020. 12 comments

Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams are wannabe Icelandic pop stars in Netflix's Eurovision Song Contest trailer

Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams are wannabe Icelandic pop stars in Netflix's Eurovision Song Contest trailer

Wedding Crashers ’ David Dobkin is the filmmaker behind Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, a new Netflix comedy starring Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams as wannabe pop superstars in Iceland who luck their way onto the world’s biggest song competition. Today, following the release of a supremely goofy music video last month, Netflix has dropped an official trailer for the comedy....

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Jun 11, 2020. 15 comments

It's all about family—a very weird family—in the Doom Patrol season 2 trailer

It's all about family—a very weird family—in the Doom Patrol season 2 trailer

“Those annoying, feckless losers that I live with? Are my family.” If you don’t know Crazy Jane (Diane Guerrero)—she of the 64 different personalities, each with its own superpower—it’d be easy to miss just how heartwarming the sentiment is. After

a first season that saw Doom Patrol bring together its disparate group of outcasts (Brendan Fraser’s garrulous Robotman, April Bowlby’s...

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Jun 11, 2020. 16 comments

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is the unlikeliest of action heroes in the trailer for 7500

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is the unlikeliest of action heroes in the trailer for 7500

Harrison Ford. Liam Neeson. Tom Hanks. These are just some of the brave actor-men who have saved civilian lives aboard an aircraft for our viewing pleasure. Today,

Amazon Prime is proud to present to you the latest in a long tradition of movie airplane heroes: Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Oh, yes. Really.

Amazon released the official trailer for 7500, which arrives on June 19 and stars...

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May 12, 2020. 6 comments

Hannah Gadsby marvels at Nanette's success in the trailer for Douglas, her new Netflix special

Hannah Gadsby marvels at Nanette's success in the trailer for Douglas, her new Netflix special

“I had no plans of making it in America,” Hannah Gadsby says in the trailer for her new Netflix special, Douglas. “If you’re here ‘cause of Nanette...why?”

Nanette, if you’re forgotten, sparked an enduring (and controversial) debate about the means by which comedy could tackle what exists beyond the laugh. Don’t expect that sort of rumination in Douglas, however. “With this show, the humor...

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May 02, 2020. 9 comments

This teaser makes HBO's Lovecraft Country look fantastic

This teaser makes HBO's Lovecraft Country look fantastic

Back in 2016, when Lovecraft Country, Matt Ruff’s novel that blends supernatural terror with the even more terrifying racial politics of midcentury America, was first released,

we immediately noted that it had “the basic structure of a season of serialized TV, with each chapter functioning as a type of short story whose place within the overall plot eventually becomes clear.” So it shouldn’t...

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Apr 29, 2020. 5 comments

Reno 911! flaunts its firepower in this trailer for the Quibi revival

Reno 911! flaunts its firepower in this trailer for the Quibi revival

Quibi’s gotten off to a bit of a rough start since launching earlier this month, with

relatively unimpressive download numbers , accusations of plagiarism , and middling reviews for its launch shows sullying the billion-dollar endeavor. That said, the short-form streamer’s got more tricks up its sleeve—see a full list of its offerings here —including a revival of beloved comedy staple Reno...

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Apr 28, 2020. 2 comments

Amazon's Homecoming teases a new mystery with some old faces in its season 2 trailer

Amazon's Homecoming teases a new mystery with some old faces in its season 2 trailer

Homecoming, an adaptation of a hit podcast, is one of the best original series to premiere on Amazon thus far. Julia Roberts, Bobby Cannavale, and Shea Whigham led its twisty, binge-friendly story of a mysterious organization’s efforts to treat PTSD and alter memory, but none of them can be found in the new trailer for its second season, which introduces a new mystery with Janelle Monáe,...

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Apr 25, 2020. 1 comments

Check out the teaser for Michaela Coel's dark HBO drama I May Destroy You

Check out the teaser for Michaela Coel's dark HBO drama I May Destroy You

Stack Chewing Gum,

Black Earth Rising , her movie musical It’s Been So Long, and her various (and welcome) pop-up appearances between Black Mirror and Star Wars: The Last Jedi up against one another and you’ll begin to get an idea of actress and writer Michaela Coel’s far-reaching versatility. Her next endeavor, a hard-hitting drama titled I May Destroy You, appears to add something a little...

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Apr 24, 2020. 18 comments

Matthew Macfadyen wants to be a millionaire in this teaser for AMC's scandal-ridden Quiz

Matthew Macfadyen wants to be a millionaire in this teaser for AMC's scandal-ridden Quiz

Did Charles Ingram cheat to win a million pounds on Britain’s Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? Audiences might be hard-pressed to provide a final answer after watching AMC’s

Quiz , a three-part limited series about the real-life quiz show scandal that rocked the U.K. in 2001. Today, AMC released a teaser for the series.

Succession’s Matthew Macfadyen stars in this riff on Bob Woffinden...

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Apr 23, 2020. 8 comments

Order will be restored in the latest trailer for TNT's troubled Snowpiercer series

Order will be restored in the latest trailer for TNT's troubled Snowpiercer series

It’s

lost one showrunner , gained another , and been subject to fierce criticisms from Doctor Strange’s Scott Derrickson, who shot a feature-length pilot years ago, but TNT’s long-in-the-works series adaptation of Bong Joon Ho’s 2013 film, Snowpiercer , will finally debut next month. Today, the network dropped a new trailer for the show.

As the footage demonstrates, the plot skews close to...

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Apr 23, 2020. 13 comments

Jerry Seinfeld recycles an old Seinfeld bit in this trailer for his new Netflix special

Jerry Seinfeld recycles an old Seinfeld bit in this trailer for his new Netflix special

We say this as massive fans of Jerry Seinfeld (and, by extension, Seinfeld, one of undisputed great sitcoms of all time), but is Jerry Seinfeld running out of jokes? Yes, it’s funny in the below trailer for Jerry’s

upcoming Netflix special when he riffs on the gap between the floor and the bottom of a bathroom stall, and how sad it is to see “the lifeless, collapsed pant legs” of other...

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Apr 23, 2020. 9 comments

Here's what's coming to (and going from) Netflix in May 2020

Here's what's coming to (and going from) Netflix in May 2020

We’ve now reached the point of isolation where the newest online offerings feel like truly special events. Considering Netflix’s slate of May premieres, the sentiment holds up pretty well. Take Paramount’s sought-after rom-com

The Lovebirds , which was originally meant to premiere at SXSW: Even without a theater to rush off to, the date night murder mystery is an excellent excuse for an...

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Apr 21, 2020. 11 comments

Anna Kendrick, Elmo, and Looney Tunes headline HBO Max's first slate of trailers

Anna Kendrick, Elmo, and Looney Tunes headline HBO Max's first slate of trailers

Today, it was revealed that HBO Max, the streaming arm of WarnerMedia that isn’t HBO Go and HBO Now, will

join the streaming arms race on May 27. It will debut with all of HBO’s shows and movies, as well as a surplus of content from WarnerMedia properties like Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, CNN, and TNT, not to mention film studios including New Line, Studio Ghibli, and DC. On top of that...

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Apr 20, 2020. 13 comments

Ryan Murphy prepares to go full Ryan Murphy in Netflix's high-glam Hollywood trailer

Ryan Murphy prepares to go full Ryan Murphy in Netflix's high-glam Hollywood trailer

Netflix just released the new trailer for Hollywood, the next star-powered series from Ryan Murphy and co-creator Ian Brennan (Glee, Scream Queens). It’s the latest product of a

five-year development deal that Murphy signed with the streaming platform back in February 2018. This time, the creative team is taking its penchant for twist-laden drama all the way back to the Golden Age of La La...

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Apr 20, 2020. 2 comments

Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae's The Lovebirds finally has a Netflix premiere date

Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae's The Lovebirds finally has a Netflix premiere date

During the mad scramble to rehome theater and festival-bound films that were displaced by the coronavirus, Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae’s

The Lovebirds was actually one of the first major titles to secure a sweet back-up deal with Netfli x. That little nugget of joyful news surfaced on March 20 (“which was somehow only a month ago,” we mumble to ourselves, gently swaying side to side), yet...

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Apr 17, 2020. 4 comments

Meet everyone's least favorite alien family in the new trailer for Justin Roiland's Solar Opposites

Meet everyone's least favorite alien family in the new trailer for Justin Roiland's Solar Opposites

Rick And Morty co-creator Justin Roiland has always had a knack for putting a dark spin on recognizable sitcom tropes (going back to

House Of Cosbys ), and to that end, Hulu’s Solar Opposites—which Roiland co-created with Mike McMahan—looks a lot like a dark reboot of 3rd Rock From The Sun. Except… you know how on that show, the aliens looked like humans and were generally likable? In this...

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Apr 16, 2020. 9 comments

Punky Brewster, A.P. Bio, David Schwimmer featured in new batch of Peacock teasers

Punky Brewster, A.P. Bio, David Schwimmer featured in new batch of Peacock teasers

Last night, NBCUniversal’s

Peacock streamer introduced us to its Saved By The Bell reboot with a clip of A.C. Slater bragging about banging students’ moms . Now, they’ve chased it with a handful of other teasers for its slate of original shows, which include a Punky Brewster reboot, the revived A.P. Bio, and a take on Aldous Huxley’s iconic Brave New World .

Solo ’s Alden Ehrenreich stars...

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Apr 16, 2020. 18 comments

Tom Hardy, Tom Hardy's latest weird voice co-star in Capone trailer

Tom Hardy, Tom Hardy's latest weird voice co-star in Capone trailer

Few actors have plunged themselves further into the depths of Weird Voice Acting more enthusiastically than Tom Hardy, an undeniably charismatic performer whose dedication to his “I don’t know,

it’s kind of Marlon Brando but with an oil monster jutting out of his neck ” accent stylings must consistently be heard to be believed. Now we’ve got a brand new installment in the Hardy Weird...

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Apr 16, 2020. 10 comments

A.C. Slater brags about banging students' moms in Peacock's first Saved By The Bell teaser

A.C. Slater brags about banging students' moms in Peacock's first Saved By The Bell teaser

NBC’s new streaming service Peacock revealed the first footage from its

Saved By The Bell sequel series this afternoon, confirming once and for all the final form of Mario Lopez’s A.C. Slater: A high-school gym teacher who brags to his students about all the times he used to hook up with their moms.

That’s the major takeaway from the teaser, viewable above. Sure, we get some glimpses of...

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Apr 15, 2020.

Damien Chazelle gets back into the jazz business in this trailer for Netflix's The Eddy

Damien Chazelle gets back into the jazz business in this trailer for Netflix's The Eddy

After taking a quick detour to the moon and back with 2018's

First Man , La La Land and Whiplash director Damien Chazelle is returning to the world of troubled jazz guys as the producer and director of Netflix’s new miniseries, The Eddy.

The Eddy will consist of eight episodes, the first two of which were directed by Chazelle and written by Jack Thorne (Harry Potter And The Cursed Child)....

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