Final “X-Men: Days Of Future Past” Trailer Finally Sees Mutants Fighting Sentinels

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After some truly astonishingly weird Carl’s Jr. ads, and an wonderful viral marketing campaign, Fox has released one final trailer for X-Men: Days Of Future Past. And it is a pretty exciting trailer, especially since the last few felt lackluster.

You know the story, the war between mutants and humans has reached the breaking point. So to save humanity, Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) is sent into the past to remind a younger Professor X (James McAvoy) of his purpose in life in hopes of saving humanity’s future. There will be humans fighting mutants, mutants fighting Sentinels, and much more. Hit the jump to see the full trailer. [Read more...]

“Gone Girl” Trailer Launches A Terrific Bone Chilling Viral Campaign

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David Fincher may have dropped out as director of Sony Pictures’ upcoming Steve Jobs’ biopic, but we still have his adaptation of Gillian Flynn‘s mega-bestseller Gone Girl to look forward to. Now at first it may seem like a film like this would not have a viral marketing campaign. But if you look closely at the newly released trailer, you’ll find that it does.

It may not be as extensive as some of the other viral marketing campaigns we have covered, but the Gone Girl viral marketing does precedence, with it’s strange website, and interesting faux tip hotline.

Hit the jump to see the first Gone Girl teaser, plus a look at the viral marketing campaign is all about. [Read more...]

“Sharknado 2: The Second One” Offers Fans To Create A Scene With New Indiegogo Project

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Whether or not you liked (or even seen) Sharknado, the TV Movie has become a cult smash hit. The ratings were so good that SyFy quickly commissioned a sequel appropriately titled Sharknado 2: The Second One. Now those who are a fan of the film or just have enough money to get into the filmmaking gig can be a part of the experience by creating a scene for the film, which they will get credit for, if they are willing to pony up $50,000. Hit the jump to learn more. [Read more...]

“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” TV Spot Teases Master Splinter In Action

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Award shows, especially ones like the MTV Movie Awards, are a great place to promote blockbuster tentpoles. The first TV spot for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles aired during the awards show last night, and while a majority of it was the teaser trailer condensed into a 30 spot, it does give us our brief first look at Master Splinter, the Turtle’s master and teacher.

Hit the jump to check the new video out. [Read more...]

“X-Men: Days Of Future Past” Clip Sees Mutants Clash With Sentinels

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With the viral marketing campaign revived, and the MTV Movie Awards having aired, Fox released a brand new clip to help promote X-Men: Days Of Future Past. The film has seen some strange marketing in the past, most notably the introduction of QuickSilver’s powers via a Carl’s Jr. commercial. Now a brand new clip will help us forget such a commercial even aired – unless you see it on TV again.

The new clip sees the X-Men of the Future, Blink (Fan Bingbing), Iceman (Shawn Ashmore), Kitty Pryde (Ellen Page), Colossus (Daniel Cudmore), Sunspot (Adan Canto), Bishop (Omar Sy) and Warpath (Booboo Stewart) all working together to defend against a Sentinel attack. Hit the jump to see the clip. [Read more...]

25 New Images From “X-Men: Days Of Future Past” Viral Site

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We recently posted a viral video promoting X-Men Days Of Future Past, which focused on the 25 moments in history changed by humans and mutants from 1968 – 2018. From moments like the Kennedy Assassination, and the Chernobyl diaster, to the Mad Cow Disease Breakout in 1996 and Guantanamo Bay, and future events that will have a huge impact on the chronology of the X-Men film franchise.

X-Men Days Of Future Past will connect the different generations of X-Men film franchises into one cohesive universe. The mutants of X-Men, X2: X-Men United, and X-Men: The Last Stand working together with the mutants of X-Men: First Class to prevent a future without mutants. Without humans.

A new viral site gives us more detail as to how these 25 events in history lead us to Days Of Future Past. Hit the jump to learn more, and see 25 exciting new images. Beware, there will be spoilers. [Read more...]

Trailers Weekly: “Wish I Was Here”, “Planes: Fire And Rescue”, “22 Jump Street”, “Chef”, “Neighbors”

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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 Wish I Was Here, Planes: Fire And Rescue, 22 Jump Street, Chef, and Neighbors. Hit the jump to see them all. [Read more...]

Spider-Man’s Deadliest Villains, Carnage and Venom, Mentioned On “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ Viral Site

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One of the concerns fans had about The Amazing Spider-Man 2 was that it was chock full of villains. Aleksei Sytsevich aka The Rhino (Paul Giamatti), Max Dillion aka Electro (Jamie Foxx), and Green Goblin (Dane DeHaan) will all be fighting Spider-Man (Andrew Garfield) in the highly anticipated sequel. But for those villains who didn’t get a starring role, they have been introduced via the film’s official viral site The Daily Bugle Tumblr Blog.

Shocker, Puma, Doc Ock, Vulture, Hobgoblin, are just some of the villains that have been mentioned on the site. Now The Daily Bugle is adding two more villains to the viral marketing rouge gallery: Carnage and Venom.

Hit the jump to read the full article, and why this latest viral site update may be the most important of all. [Read more...]

NBC Launches “Comedy Playground Initiative” To Help With Their Comedy Lineup

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After a string – a very long string to be exact – of failing sitcoms, NBC is looking for some new talent to revive their one great staple, and they are looking to you to create it. The crowd sourcing initiative is being called the NBC Comedy Playground Initiative is a national campaign designed to give aspiring comedy writers in the U.S. the chance to bring their concepts from pitch to air. Hit the jump to learn more. [Read more...]

“The Raid 2″ Video Game Offers A Chance To Win A Bloody XBox One

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Video games adapted into film, and films adapted into video games are very common. And while neither one turn out very good, some offer a glimmer of hope that it can be done right. That notion falls into the latter since video games adapted from films like X-Men: Origins and Scott Pilgrim vs. The World have done very well both commercially and critically. To help promote the wide release of the The Raid 2, the film is getting a video game of it’s own, and the best part, you don’t even have to buy it. Even better, Sony Pictures Classic, XYZ Films, and eOne Entertainment is offering a chance to win an XBox One. Hit the jump to learn more. [Read more...]