Trailers Weekly is a feature in which we bring you the most popular and talked about trailers of the week. Sharing trailers is a classic viral practice, and trailers are still the most mainstream way for people to learn about movies. We’ve got trailers from Maleficent, Divergent, Noah, Epic Fury, and Tar.
Earlier this year, MovieViral got to check out an early preview of Maleficent, the Angelina Jolie starring vehicle featuring the actress in the titular role. The film will focus on the Sleeping Beauty villain origins story and how the the once pure fairy turned into an ice cold sorcerer. Maleficent also stars Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Juno Temple, and more. The film opens in theaters on May 30, 2014.
In a futuristic Chicago where its citizens are classified by personality, Tris (Shailene Woodley) stands alone. Unlike the others around her, she cannot be classified and is known as the rare Divergent. But the government is out to exterminate all Divergents. Kate Winslet, Ray Stevenson, Mekhi Phifer, Maggie Q, Jai Courtney, Miles Teller, Zoë Kravitz also star in the film from director Neil Burger. Divergent opens in theaters on March 21, 2014.
Darren Aronofsky‘s Noah is in a bit of a kerfuffle. Aronofsky has one vision while Paramount Pictures has a completely different vision. Based on the Biblical story of the same name Noah receives a message from God that a great flood is coming and that he will be tasked to save all of God’s creatures. Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, and Emma Watson star. March 28, 2014.
Beneath Bruce Garrett’s shabby, overweight exterior, the passionate beating heart of a salsa king lays dormant. Only one woman can reignite his Latin fire. Spotlight hits, sweat drips, heels click – Nick Frost IS Cuban Fury! From the team that brought you Shaun Of The Dead, Hot Fuzz and Paul, Cuban Fury is the hilarious, feel-good and must-see comedy this Valentine’s Day. The film’s cast includes an ensemble of great British comedy talent including Nick Frost, Chris O’Dowd, Rashida Jones, Olivia Colman, Ian McShane, and Kayvan Novak. The film opens in theaters Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2014.
Tar is a 2012 drama film written and directed by twelve New York University film students Edna Luise Biesold, Sarah-Violet Bliss, Gabrielle Demeestere, Alexis Gambis, Shruti Ganguly, Brooke Goldfinch, Shripriya Mahesh, Pamela Romanowsky, Bruce Thierry Cheung, Tine Thomasen, Virginia Urreiztieta and Omar Zúñiga Hidalgo. It stars James Franco, Henry Hopper, Mila Kunis, Jessica Chastain and Zach Braff. It premiered on November 16, 2012 at the Rome Film Festival.
Which was your favorite? Do you agree with the Internet buzz? Of course, every week there are a lot more trailers, teasers, TV spots, and clips that we can’t cover, so go to TrailerAddict.com to see your favorites. You can also download trailers in HD at Apple.com, or the new iTunes Movie Trailers App on your iPhone or iPad.