Here are this weeks trailers.
Far from the Madding Crowd
Description: Beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan) attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts), a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy (Tom Sturridge), a handsome and reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood (Michael Sheen), a prosperous and mature bachelor. This timeless story of Bathsheba’s choices and passions explores the nature of relationships and love – as well as the human ability to overcome hardships through resilience and perseverance.
Director: Thomas Vinterberg
Starring: Michael Sheen, Juno Temple, Tom Sturridge, Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts
Trailer: Trailer "Far from the Madding Crowd"
Comment: I'm a sucker for stories like this.
Growing Up and Other Lies
Description: After struggling for years as an artist in New York City, Jake is calling it quits and returning home to Ohio. On his last day in the city, he persuades his three oldest friends to help him retrace their greatest adventure together: a walk down the entire length of Manhattan. But their attempt to reclaim the glory of their early 20s doesn’t go quite as planned. Over the course of the day, buried conflicts emerge as Jake becomes embroiled with his ex-girlfriend and his friends dip into their own crises of manhood. "Growing Up and Other Lies" is an anti-coming-of-age comedy.
Director: Darren Grodsky, Danny Jacobs
Starring: Amber Tamblyn, Adam Brody, Danny Jacobs, Wyatt Cenac, Josh Lawson, Lauren Anne Miller
Trailer: Trailer "Growing Up and Other Lies"
Comment: Looks like fun.
Description: A feature documentary that explores the rise of a new Internet; decentralized, encrypted, dangerous and beyond the law.
Director: Alex Winter
Starring: Cindy Cohn, Cody Wilson, Lyn Ulbricht, Andy Greenberg
Trailer: Trailer "Deep Web"
Description: An urban couple go camping in the woods and find themselves lost in the territory of a predatory black bear.
Director: Adam MacDonald
Starring: Eric Balfour, Missy Peregrym, Jeff Roop
Trailer: Trailer "Backcountry"
Comment: Looks gripping and exciting!
Description: A celebrated military contractor (Bradley Cooper) returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs – the US Space program in Honolulu, Hawaii – and reconnects with a long-ago love (Rachel McAdams) while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog (Emma Stone) assigned to him. In play is a complex satellite system being launched by an enigmatic billionaire with suspicious intentions (Bill Murray).
Director: Cameron Crowe
Starring: John Krasinski, Alec Baldwin, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, Bradley Cooper, Danny McBride, Emma Stone
Trailer: Trailer "Aloha"
Comment: Some of my favorite actors in one movie, this is a definite must-see for me!