The teaser trailer for the last film in Peter Jackson’s sprawling “Hobbit” trilogy is here, and, if you haven’t seen it, it’s serious business. Martin Freeman stars as Bilbo Baggins, the lovely little hobbit who ends up on an incredible journey with dragons and elves and all sorts of crazy stuff. In this trailer, he narrates some pretty sad scenes — the aftermath of battles, Smaug’s fiery attacks, and the loss of a beloved mentor.
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We’re all familiar with Stephen Hawking’s incredible theories about the nature of the universe and his perseverance against motor neurone disease despite all odds. However, ” Theory of Everything ” takes on a softer side of Hawking’s story, that of his early years at Cambridge, the courtship of his first wife Jane, and their journey together as Stephen is diagnosed and given two years to live. Eddie Redmayne stars as Stephen as he goes from a vibrant college student to a brilliant adult who goes beyond everyone’s wildest expectations — not just by living, but by thriving, having a family, and continuing his work as a physicist. Felicity Jones co-stars as his wife Jane; the movie is based upon the real Jane Hawking’s memoir, “Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen.” Oscar-winner James Marsh (“Man on Wire,” “Project Nim,” “Shadow Dancer”) directs this glossy-looking drama, which is getting its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival next month.
You thought you knew all there was to know about the flappy flightless stars of ” The Penguins of Madagascar,” but you were wrong. The second trailer for the upcoming animated feature film gives us a peek at the super spy sleuthing skills of Rico, Skipper, Kowalski, and Private and their latest daring mission. Their target is the grotesque Dr. Octavius Brine, voiced by John Malkovich , and his squidly hench-creatures. Luckily, the penguins are recruited by a swanky undercover outfit called The North Wind, led by an equally dapper Husky who goes by the name Agent Classified
As iconic as the titular reptile crime fighters in ” Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ” are, they have an equally stellar human confederate in the form of April O’Neil, the plucky reporter who teams up with the turtles to publicly expose the corruption the turtles fight in their more oversized adventures. So far there have been three live action Aprils — Judith Hoag, Page Turco, and now, in this week’s brand new “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” movie, Megan Fox . And now thanks to our exclusive featurette, you can learn a little more about the current incarnation of April O’Neil. The character was first introduced in the comic book series, way back in 1984, and appeared as a programmer. But most will remember her from the animated series, where she wore a bright yellow jumpsuit and got into all sorts of crazy calamities