Welcome back to Best Movie Trailers of the Week, a column where we handpick the best new movie trailers that have arrived online over the past week.
Welcome to Me
I’ll watch anything starring Kristen Wiig, but this new trailer for Welcome to Me sells Wiig’s character as a particularly unique woman who winds up in an especially curious, amusing and… Continue reading The Best Movie Trailers of the Week: ‘My Life Directed,’ ‘Welcome to Me’ and More
Most audiences will be seeing the name “Wes Ball” for the first time as they head to theaters to watch The Maze Runner—an adaptation of James Dashner’s 2009 book of the same name. The sci-fi tale finds a young boy named Thomas (Teen Wolf’s Dylan O’Brien) trapped in a strange community of all boys—all with no memory—where a mysterious maze forces them to plot… Continue reading Watch: Before 'The Maze Runner,' Wes Ball Directed This Academy Award-Winning Short
Experimental drugs, covert authoritarian organizations, the inner labyrinth of the human mind, technology run amok, and an obsession with violence: we’re talking about the work of David Cronenberg. One of the director’s earliest films displays his fascination with these themes. A 1972 made-for-TV movie called Secret Weapon was created for the Canadian anthology television series Programme X. The series develops during an American Civil War, set in… Continue reading Watch 'Secret Weapon,' A Rarely-Seen Short Film Directed by David Cronenberg