“Wolf Of Wall Street’, “Godzilla”, “Frozen” And More Earn Golden Trailer Award Nominations

The Wolf Of Wall Street starring Leonardo DiCaprio

We here at MovieViral love our movie trailers. We’ve covered trailers big and small, blockbusters and indies, and of course, the ones that go viral. And just as TV has the Emmys, music has the Grammys, and Movies have the Oscars, trailers have the Golden trailer awards. Some of our favorite trailers of 2013 have earned Golden Trailer Award nominations, while there are some that have gone under our radar. Wolf Of Wall Street, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The Lego Movie, The Conjuring, Frozen, and so many more well crafted trailers are just some of the nominees you will see. Hit the jump to see which ones could earn the top award. [Read more...]

Year In Review: Top 15 Viral Campaigns Of 2013

Movie Viral Marketing Campaigns Of 2014

Here at MovieViral.com, we cover any thing from viral campaigns to the social media aspects of a movie or television show. Here in the U.S. and overseas, viral marketing has given fans the opportunity to be a part of the movie going experience in more ways than just purchasing a ticket. You can vote for outcomes, read interviews from the characters in the film, take part in scavenger hunts, decode a mystery message, and more. If it has anything to do with a viral campaign, we are going to be there to cover it.

Now with the year coming to an end, we are looking back at some of the most memorable viral campaigns of the year. For some of these movies haven’t even come out yet, but they have already left their mark with strong and extensive viral marketing. So hit the jump to see what our favorites of the year are. [Read more...]

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Top 10 Most Disappointing Movies Of 2013 (Michael’s List)

Most Disappointing Films of 2013

I abhor “worst of list.” It seems a bit arbitrary to make a list about the worst films of the year because of how easy it is to list. Lone Ranger, Movie 43, inAPPproriate Comedy, R.I.P.D., After Earth and The Big Wedding all easily qualify for the worst movies of the year. We all know they are the worst movies, so why even bother giving us the reasons.

A “most disappointing” list seems more appropriate. These 10 films had the potential to be a great and memorable film given the film’s star power, budget, marketing, anticipation, and other factors, but ultimately, they failed to deliver the goods. gooSo here are my top ten most disappointing films of 2013. [Read more...]

Viral Video Round-Up: “Star Trek” Teleporter Illusion, Joking Bad, Anchorman 2, and More!

Zach_Banner-page-001The Internet is full of videos related to movies and television, whether they be fan made, studio made, or somewhere in between. We regularly bring you the best, most interesting, or just plain weirdest. In this week’s edition: Jon Stewart sends a little bit of The Man Show to Egypt; Jane Lynch tries to figure out what A.C.O.D. stands for; Jimmy Fallon channels his inner Walter White, and more! [Read more...]

Viral Video Round-Up: Mark Wahlberg is Iron Man, Cosplay Fails, Pulp Fiction’s Alternate Realities And More!

Zach_Banner-page-001The Internet is full of videos related to movies and television, whether they be fan made, studio made, or somewhere in between. We regularly bring you the best, most interesting, or just plain weirdest. In this week’s edition: Mark Wahlberg writes and directs Iron Man; Don’t you wish you could just see some mainstream cosplay at Comic-Con? Pulp Fiction is just a bunch of alternate realities; Tom Hiddleston teaches Cookie Monsters about delayed gratification. [Read more...]

Movie Review: “Star Trek Into Darkness”

STIDWhen the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction. As our heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew. [Read more...]

“Star Trek Into Darkness” Viral Campaign Wants Your Original Artwork!

1701artBriefly: We’ve been following the lackluster Star Trek Into Darkness Are You The 1701 campaign quite closely since it went live last week. The first “mission” was to submit pictures to Instagram and videos to Vine that were inspired by Star Trek or “the future.” 1701 fans were rewarded with a special advance screening of the domestic trailer rendered in anaglyph 3D. Now fans are asked to submit original 1701 artwork to Instagram. Just use hashtag #1701 when you post your art. If anything comes of this, we’ll let you know. Be sure to check out the rest of our Into Darkness coverage here!

The 1701 Have Been Chosen in “Star Trek Into Darkness” Viral; New Trailer Debuting Tomorrow

1701Last week, we reported that the long-dormant Star Trek Into Darkness viral site AreYouThe1701.com went live with a social media contest using Instagram and Vine. Paramount gave fans a week to enter the contest, where they had to take a picture or video inspired by Star Trek or “the future.” There were 1701 winners selected out of eligible entries and many received their prize today! Find out what they won after the jump! [Read more...]

Social Media Monthly: May 2013

Welcome to our only monthly feature here on MovieViral. A day or two ahead of time, we’ll list the various social media accounts (specifically Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and a bit of Tumblr for now) for all the major theatrical releases each month. We hope that this allows you to follow your favorite films more easily, as well as give you a guide as to what films are being released each month. Check out what’s coming up for May after the break.
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“Star Trek Into Darkness” Viral Finally Launches, Only a Chosen Few Can Be The 1701

1701 Last December, a link was hidden in the first Star Trek Into Darkness teaser trailer. It lead us to AreYouthe1701.com, to sign up for what many hoped would be a huge campaign centered on the USS Enterprise (1701 is the ship’s registration number), turned out to be a dud. Sitting unchanged for nearly 5 months, the site finally went live today. So just what is Are You The 1701? Find out after the jump! [Read more...]