A compulsive gambler, an iconic rapper, and a sexy spy walk into a bar…
Only it’s not a bar, it’s our latest round-up of the best movie trailers to drop in the last week. That colourful cast of characters is merely a small peek at what cinema has in store for us in the coming months.
Check out the trailers that are getting people talking below.
After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world’s leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong—the system built to protect the Earth is attacking it, and it’s a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything… and everyone along with it.
Win It All
Small time gambler Eddie Garrett agrees to watch a duffel bag for an acquaintance who is heading to prison. Eddie soon discovers cash in the bag and, unable to resist the temptation to bet, and winds up deeply in debt. When his friend’s prison release is unexpectedly shortened, Eddie suddenly finds himself with a small window of time in which to win all the money back.
The crown jewel of Her Majesty’s Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Charlize Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilised city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival (James McAvoy) to navigate her way through the deadliest game of spies.
The Fate Of The Furious
Now that Dom and Letty are on their honeymoon and Brian and Mia have retired from the game—and the rest of the crew has been exonerated—the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman seduces Dom into a world of crime and betrayal, they face trials that will test them as never before.
All Eyez On Me
All Eyez On Me presents the true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur (Demetrius Shipp Jr.), from his early days in New York to his status as one of the world’s most recognised and influential voices. Against all odds, Shakur’s raw talent, powerful lyrics and revolutionary mindset established him as a cultural icon whose legacy continues to grow long after his death.
Meet Walter, the latest synthetic by Weyland-Yutani. Walter is the world’s most advanced synthetic companion, designed to help you achieve a better human experience. Each model is individually calibrated to serve its owner’s unique set of needs and preferences. Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created with Alien: Covenant, the latest chapter in his groundbreaking Alien franchise.
Salt And Fire
When a scientist working in South America discovers that a super-volcano in the region is about to erupt, she must team up with the head of a corporation known for its sub-par environmental track record to avert a global catastrophe.
Buster’s Mal Heart
An eccentric mountain man on the run from authorities survives the winter by breaking into empty vacation homes. As he drifts from house to house, eluding the local sheriff at every turn, we gradually piece together the events that fractured his life and left him alone on top of a snowy mountain, or perhaps in a small rowboat in the middle of a vast ocean—or both. This visceral mind bender will provoke discussion long after it turns your world upside-down.
The Lost City Of Z
Based on David Grann’s best-selling book of the same name, The Lost City of Z tells the incredible true story of British explorer Col. Percival Fawcett, who journeyed into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilisation that may have inhabited the region. Despite ridicule from the scientific establishment who regard indigenous populations as “savages,” the determined Fawcett returns time and again to his beloved jungle in an attempt to prove his case, culminating in his mysterious disappearance in 1925.
Director Walter Hill (The Warriors) gives the revenge film a modern neo-noir twist with this electrifying thriller. Hitman Frank Kitchen (Michelle Rodriguez) is given a lethal assignment, but after being double-crossed, he discovers he’s not the man he thought he was—he’s been surgically altered and now has the body of a woman. Seeking vengeance, Frank heads for a showdown with the person (Sigourney Weaver) who transformed him, a brilliant surgeon with a chilling agenda of her own.