Category Archive: Movie Preview

Off the Cuff Reactions to DC Universe’s Movie Lineup Announcement

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Earlier today, Kevin Tsujihara, head of the studio over at Warner Bros (who controls movie rights to DC Universe) announced a very deep and very ambitious timeline for movies in the foreseeable future.… Continue reading

NYCC Day One Recap

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Today was the first day of NYCC and it was incredible. Here are the awesome things I got to do! Started the day with a Disney panel. The panel featured Big Hero 6… Continue reading

“Tomorrowland” Teaser Trailer Arrives

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It was easy to forget about this one. It’s deep, deep in the Mystery Box. A technique writer Damon Lindelof surely adopted from JJ Abrams. Well now it’ll be impossible to forget about… Continue reading

Podcast: Liam and Corey Discuss the “Interstellar” Trailer

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Mankind was born on Earth. It was never meant to die here. Here at Snippets, we are huge fans of Christopher Nolan’s work — especially Liam. The Prestige, Inception, and especially the Batman Trilogy.… Continue reading

Reactions to the Final “X-Men: Days of Future Past” Trailer

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X-Men: First Class was one of those peculiar movies that’s mind-numbingly awesome while you’re watching it, but as soon as you leave your seat it becomes utterly forgettable. There were a lot of… Continue reading

“Godzilla” Trailer

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Holy crap, Godzilla is big. Check out the latest trailer for Gareth Edward’s reboot of Godzilla. I’m pretty in the dark on this one, so I don’t have much insight here. The trailer… Continue reading

“Guardians of the Galaxy” Trailer

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The first trailer for Marvel’s gamble Guardians of the Galaxy just premiered on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Guardians is one of my most anticipated movies of 2014 because it sounds bananas. Also because it stars Chris… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: Preparing for “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” (Pt. 4)

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By now you should feel pretty damn prepared for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. For the final installment of this series, we shall have a battle of the doctors, as we set… Continue reading

“The Amazing Spider-Man 2” Trailer Reaction

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Sony released the first trailer today for Marc Webb‘s “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” starring Andrew Garfield today, and it packs a web-swinging wallop. The trailer itself was a little light on the specific… Continue reading

“Thor: The Dark World” – What You Need to Know

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This Friday marks the premier of Thor: The Dark World, and judging from the trailers and information pertaining to the film, it looks to be like Godfather II or Empire Strikes Back in… Continue reading

Trailer Reaction: “Monuments Men”

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Part of what makes Good Morning Vietnam (1987) one of my favorite war movies of all time is that it revisits the war from a fresh, interesting perspective. Robin Williams is a radio DJ… Continue reading

New Trailer for “Thor: The Dark World”

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Every time I think I’m getting sick of superhero movies, Marvel reminds me that they know what they’re doing. The original Thor (2011) felt almost like it was afraid to embrace the absurdities… Continue reading

Simon Pegg and the Apocalypse: Reactions to “The World’s End” Trailer Debut

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[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YF-4c8U-mUI] Fans of Simon Pegg likely know him best for his iconic role of Shaun in Shaun of the Dead and its spiritual follow-up, Hot Fuzz. You probably loved the first and found the… Continue reading

The Sounds of Disaster: Comments on the Soundtrack to “The Great Gatsby”

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Apropos to this terrible article, I recently became aware that people are worshipping Baz Luhrmann as some kind of false idol and are blatantly misreading the source material for his upcoming new movie that… Continue reading

The Enemy’s Gate Is Down – Ender’s Game Trailer Reaction

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I’ve dreamt of a movie adaptation of Ender’s Game since 2001. My brother-in-law gave the book to me as a Christmas gift and it was my first true science fiction novel. Over the past… Continue reading

Summer Movie Preview Part Deux

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Star Trek Into Darkness May 17 J.J. Abrams, King of Nerds, is back with what looks like a hell of a film. In 2009 Abrams pulled off one of the most successful reboots… Continue reading

2013 Summer Movie Preview Part One

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It’s official: with it being May 3, the summer blockbuster season has begun! But with seemingly great new movies coming out on a weekly basis, how do you know what’s worth your time?… Continue reading

Three Hobbit Films?

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My immediate thought after seeing The Return of the King for the first time was something along the lines of, “wow”. That thought was quickly followed by, “When is The Hobbit going to… Continue reading

Prometheus – What is Prometheus? – IGN Video

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The more I see about this movie, the more excited I get for it! In this IGN Video, they interview a number of cast and crew members about Prometheus (without giving much of… Continue reading

Some Reactions to “The Great Gatsby” Trailer

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The trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of the classic Fitzgerald novel The Great Gatsby went live mere minutes ago. Set to be released sometime this Christmas, the film has many literary folks skeptical and lower… Continue reading

Reactions to the Trailer for “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”

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See the trailer for “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” here at Snippets “You’ll have a tale or two to tell when you come back.”  “Can you promise that I will come back?” “No…and… Continue reading