New Rogue One trailer promises the most visually stunning Star Wars film yet

A new trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was released last Thursday, and it is epic. For those unfamiliar with the story, Rogue One is about the group of rebels who steal the plans for the Death Star. It all takes place before the first film in the Star Wars series, Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. The rebel group is led … Continue reading New Rogue One trailer promises the most visually stunning Star Wars film yet

New York Comic Con has brought with it several new trailers for the movie geek in all of us

This past weekend pop culture lovers from all over the world flocked to New York City for its annual Comic Con. Thousands of fans packed into panel rooms to see trailer debuts for highly anticipated films and television shows. Most of those debuts were met with nods of approval, but a few faced some controversy. Let’s take a look at some of the most talked … Continue reading New York Comic Con has brought with it several new trailers for the movie geek in all of us

Check out these real life Harry Potter locations you can visit

In honor of the upcoming release for the film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Warner Bros. is re-releasing all eight Harry Potter films in select IMAX theaters. The Harry Potter franchise has become a staple of the United Kingdom, and there are dozens of actual filming locations tourists can visit. Here are just a few of those popular sites: Continue reading Check out these real life Harry Potter locations you can visit

Almost any film trailer can be analyzed using the three-act structure

Every story ever told follows the same basic formula known as the three-act structure, and movie trailers are no exception. The three acts are labeled setup, confrontation and resolution, and each contain key plot points that drive a story forward. Movie trailers usually contain all but one key plot point, the falling action. If trailers revealed elements from the film’s falling action then, obviously, the … Continue reading Almost any film trailer can be analyzed using the three-act structure

Warner Bros. debuts trailer for Live by Night film starring Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck’s new period thriller Live by Night has debuted its first trailer. Warner Bros. Pictures released the video on YouTube last Thursday and sets us up for a prohibition era gangster flick starring Affleck, Elle Fanning, Chris Messina, Sienna Miller, Zoe Saldana and Chris Cooper. The trailer begins with a medium shot of Affleck’s character, Joe Coughlin, solemnly staring out of a car’s windshield. We … Continue reading Warner Bros. debuts trailer for Live by Night film starring Ben Affleck