Category Archives: Trailer Breakdown

First Defenders Trailer Shows the Bulletproof, Blind Ninja, Glowing Fist, “Classy” Team in Action

The Marvel-Netflix alliance has finally given us a glimpse at the highly anticipated series Defenders has to offer, and it’s a lot. Rather than answering questions, though, it’s only created a flood of new ones. Who is Sigourney Weaver’s character Alexandra, someone big enough to pull the Defenders together?  Where was Stick (Scott Glenn) during all of Iron Fist only to show up now?  Is Elektra’s (Elodie Yung) bound to her Black Sky fate? When does... Read More

What the First Teaser Trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi Tells Us

After well over a year of waiting (and one expanded universe holdover movie), we finally have our first look at Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi! As a fan, I couldn’t help but be overwhelmed by the all the feels that were felt upon first viewing. The nostalgia of seeing Mark Hamill reprise his roll of Luke Skywalker, this time with actual dialogue, tears that welling up as the camera zoomed in on Leia (Carrie Fisher), and excitement at seeing the new characters that I grew to love in... Read More

Seventeen Years of Wolverine: The First Logan Trailer

The first Logan trailer dropped a few days ago, and you might want to grab a box of tissues if you haven’t watched it yet. Jimmy “Logan” Howlett, better known to the masses as Wolverine, is easily one of the most iconic and memorable characters in the Marvel Universe.  Anger issues, problems with authority, and a compelling tortured backstory that grabs you from page one. It’s been seventeen years since the great Hugh Jackman brought this adamantium/vibranium-filled... Read More

Echoes of Snap – Newest Pokémon Sun and Moon Trailer Unveils Game Elements

As has become the usual since the games’ official announcement earlier this year, another preview trailer has been released for the upcoming Pokémon Sun and Moon versions.  This particular installment focused largely on game mechanics, storyline elements, and of course, unveiled a few new Pokémon species. In an announcement sure to ring nostalgic to longtime fans of the series, the trailer introduced the ability to use an in-game camera to take pictures of Pokémon moving about in the... Read More

The Bye Bye Man Trailer Conjures Classic Urban Legend Horror Motifs

What is it about urban legends that always make for effective horror film plots? Those grotesquely memorable creatures whose mere physical appearance conjures a shiver and sense of dread in us (and somewhere down the line often become super cool McFarlane actions figures). Last week horror fans were given a trailer for the newest inheritor of this long-standing tradition: The Bye Bye Man. Slated for release January 13th, The Bye Bye Man follow four college kids who move into a vacant... Read More