This weeks trailers are about vampires, a magic teapot, an emperor, a haunted house and two couples reuniting.
Description: Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara (Gemma Arterton) meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor (Saoirse Ronan) befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago and survive on human blood. As knowledge of their secret spreads, their past catches up on them with deathly consequence.
Director: Neil Jordan
Starring: Gemma Arterton, Saoirse Ronan, Sam Riley, Jonny Lee Miller, Caleb Landry Jones, Danny Mays
Trailer: Trailer "Byzantium"
Description: John and Alice live in small-town America in its 20s, married, very much in love, and broke. Once voted "most likely to succeed," Alice struggles to make ends meet while her friends enjoy the good life. Her husband John, neurotic and riddled with phobias, just wants to get the bills paid. But an accident leads them to a roadside antique shop where Alice is spontaneously drawn to a mysterious brass teapot. It isn't long before they realize that this is no ordinary teapot and that perhaps they have found the answer to all of their financial problems.
Director: Ramaa Mosley
Starring: Juno Temple, Michael Angarano, Alexis Bledel, Billy Magnussen, Alia Shawkat, Bobby Moynihan, Stephen Park, Debra Monk
Trailer: Trailer "The Brass Teapot"
Description: As General Douglas MacArthur (Tommy Lee Jones) suddenly finds himself the de facto ruler of a foreign nation, he assigns an expert in Japanese culture - General Bonner Fellers (Matthew Fox), to covertly investigate the looming question hanging over the country: should the Japanese Emperor, worshiped by his people but accused of war crimes, be punished or saved?
Director: Peter Webber
Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Matthew Fox
Trailer: Trailer "Emperor"
Description: When new parents Alex and Penny (Jonathan Schaech, Pell James) retreat from the city and move into a place outside town, the stress and massive sleep-deprivation caused by their infant has both of them seeing things in the house that may or may not exist. Persistent sightings of a strange woman has each of them wondering if they are suffering from hallucinations, or if their new home holds a dark, supernatural presence. As their fragile grasp on reality spirals into delirium, Alex and Penny find themselves nearly helpless to deal with the horrific truth of what is really going on in this house.
Director: Paul Soter
Starring: Pell James, Jonathan Schaech, Jennifer Foreman and Andrea Frankle
Trailer: Trailer "Dark Circles"
Comment: They always creep me out, but I like movies about haunted houses.
Description: Two couples meet as old friends and discover their lives are tarnished by money, sex, success and children.
Director: Dan Mirvish
Starring: Julia Stiles, Taye Diggs, Melissa George, David Harbour
Trailer: Trailer "Between Us"
Comment: Always liked Julia. Sad that her movies don't get the attention anymmore.