A war is brewing between old and new gods on Starz. An old god of comedy makes a triumphant return with two specials on Netflix.
We travel to Tuscany of the past for Emilia Clarke’s haunting new film, Voice From The Stone, and to a Boston-gone-by to witness a gang deal in Free Fire go horribly, but hilariously, wrong.
In one vision of the future – perhaps not as distant as we think – extraterrestrial life is discovered on Mars. In another, a desperate fight for survival rages between humans and Transformers.
All this and more awaits in this week’s most intriguing movie trailers.
A talented young getaway driver (Ansel Elgort) relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. After meeting the woman (Lily James) of his dreams, he sees a chance to ditch his shady lifestyle and make a clean break – but when he’s coerced into working for a crime boss (Kevin Spacey), Baby must face the music as a doomed heist threatens his life, love, and freedom.
Before she was Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, raised on a sheltered island paradise and trained to be an unconquerable warrior. When Diana meets an American pilot (Chris Pine) who tells her about a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home for the first time. As she fights alongside men in a war to end all wars, Diana finally discovers her full powers and true destiny.
The crew of the International Space Station is on the cutting edge of one of the most important discoveries in human history: the first evidence of extraterrestrial life on Mars. Their mission of discovery soon turns to one of primal fear when they find a rapidly evolving life form that caused extinction on the planet, and now threatens the crew and all life on Earth.
Voice From The Stone
At the gates of an isolated stone castle in 1950s Tuscany, a determined young nurse arrives to cure the mute heir within. As Verena (Emilia Clarke) struggles to bring silent Jakob back into the world, she finds herself submerged deeper and deeper into the hidden and haunting secrets of the castle.
Transformers: The Last Knight
Humans and Transformers are at war, Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. Saving our world falls upon the shoulders of an unlikely alliance: Cade Yeager (Mark Wahlberg); Bumblebee, an English Lord (Sir Anthony Hopkins); and an Oxford Professor (Laura Haddock). The hunted will become heroes, heroes will become villains, and only one world will survive: theirs, or ours.
Megan Leavey, a U.S. Marine who was injured while on patrol in Iraq with her dog Rex, is awarded the Purple Heart. Years later, she fights through bureaucratic red tape to adopt Rex and and reunite with him when he is retired from duty. Megan Leavey is based on a true story and stars Kate Mara, Bradley Whitford, and Tom Felton.
It’s been more than a decade since Dave Chappelle abruptly left his Comedy Central show. In the intervening years, his only performances were live shows – now finally, the Dave drought is about to end. The legendary comic will debut two new specials on Netflix next week. The Age Of Spin and Deep In The Heart Of Texas will be available starting March 21.
War is brewing between old and new gods. The traditional gods of biblical and mythological roots are steadily losing believers to an upstart pantheon of gods reflecting society’s modern love of money, technology, media, celebrity, and drugs. Ex-con Shadow Moon becomes bodyguard and travelling partner to the mysterious Mr. Wednesday, and finds himself on a cross-country mission to gather forces in preparation for a battle between the deities.
The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks
This original HBO film, based on the bestselling nonfiction book by journalist Rebecca Skloot, chronicles the story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cancerous cells — harvested without her permission in 1951 from a tumor — fueled medical research that resulted in breakthrough discoveries.
In 1970s Boston, Justine (Brie Larson) brokers a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two Irishmen (Cillian Murphy, Michael Smiley) and a gang led by Vernon (Sharlto Copley) and Ord (Armie Hammer), who intend to sell them a stash of guns. When shots fire during the handover, complete pandemonium ensues, and everyone at the scene is suddenly thrust into a heart-stopping (and hilarious) game of survival.