March 25, 2014 |
NBC released the first teaser of its upcoming "Rosemary's Baby," and all it teases is that a baby will cry in this miniseries. That screeching doesn't urge me to watch. Zoe Saldana stars as Rosemary Woodhouse and Patrick J. Adams plays her hubby, Guy, in the adaptation of Ira Levin's 1967 novel. Roman Polanski previously adapted it into his creepy 1968 film starring Mia Farrow. One new twist the short teaser does share is that instead of being set in New York City, all the action will take place in Paris.
March 10, 2014 |
HBO has released the first teaser for "The Normal Heart," the long-awaited film adaptation of Larry Kramer's Tony Award-winning play. It's heart-wrenching. "I'm trying to understand why nobody gives a shit that we're dying," Mark Ruffalo's character, Ned Weeks, screams in the preview. Directed by Ryan Murphy, the film examines the onset of the HIV/AIDS crisis in New York during the early 1980s. Gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the growing epidemic to a populace and president who are in...
February 16, 2014 |
Disney XD and Lucasfilm have released two new teasers--titled "Spark" and "Ignite"--for its upcoming animated series "Star Wars Rebels. " In "Spark," we get our first look at the young con artist Ezra in action. After crash-landing, he appears to use a sling-shot against The Inquisitor, Darth Vader's henchman. "Ignite" also focuses on Ezra, but gives us a good look at the starship Ghost, captained by Jedi-in-hiding Kanan with crew member Chopper, a cranky droid. Both teasers mention how "a spark of a rebellion ignites," which seems to...
February 15, 2014 |
"Orange is the New Black" will return for a second season on June 6, Netflix onfirmed Saturday. Fans who binged on all 13 Season 2 episodes of "House of Cards" got a little treat at the end of the finale: a card that revealed the "OITNB" Season 2 premiere date. The network followed up the surprise announcement with a 17-second teaser on the OITNB Twitter account . The brief teaser doesn't reveal many details about the new season, but we do see Taylor Schilling's Piper Chapman looking like she's ready to cut someone at the end. ...
February 11, 2014 |
Netflix has released three new promos for Season 2 of "House of Cards," which will be available to stream Feb. 14. Let the Valentine's Day binging begin. Speaking of love being in the air, one of the promos, titled "Francis and Claire," offers a look at the complex relationship between Congressman Frank Underwood and his wife, Claire. In the new season, as Frank continues his pursuit for the vice presidency their marriage comes under scrutiny with some people asking if their marriage is more calculated than they let on. ...
February 2, 2014 |
Fox got "24" fans fired up for the return of Jack Bauer with a series of spots on Super Bowl Sunday. Kiefer Sutherland reprises his role as super spy Jack Bauer in the 12-episode event series debuting May 5 on Fox. The original show ended in May 2010 after eight seasons. The new teasers hint at a terror attack in London, where the new season is set. Bauer is fugitive being tracked by the CIA, including team leader Steve Harris (Benjamin Bratt), agent Kate Morgan (Yvonne Strahovski)