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Movie Review: First Man
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FIRST MAN

First Man
Director: Damien Chazelle
Writers: Josh Singer
Cast: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll, Ciarán Hinds, Christopher Abbott, Patrick Fugit, Lukas Haas
Studio: Universal Studios
Rated PG-13 | 141 Minutes
Release Date: October 12, 2018

First Man covers man’s epic journey to the moon at the peak of the space race of the 1960s. It’s a bit of a step away for Damien Chazelle, who is better known for music-based films like Whiplash and La La Land, but one that plays to his strengths. A film about characters making great sacrifices.

Not only that, but it also succeeds on a technical level. Close-up shots and the shaky cam brings audiences closer to the story and allows them to see physical and emotional toll these NASA missions have on the crew. Additionally, the cinematography, especially in the IMAX sequences, displays the grandeur of the collective effort to not only get man on the moon but also its successful landing. The problem is, the film suffers from a by-the-numbers story that does very little to engage with its audience. Check out my full review of the film below.

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‘Pet Sematary’: Watch The First Trailer For Latest Stephen King Adaptation
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Pet Sematary

Paramount Pictures has released the first trailer for Pet Sematary, a new take on the Stephen King book of the same name which was adapted into a 1989 movie.

Just like last year’s IT, which currently has a sequel on the way, the movie is another new adaptation of one of King’s tales of terror. Starring in the movie is Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow, Jeté Laurence, and Hugo Lavoie.

Click on over to the other side for more info on Pet Sematary and to check out the first trailer along with a new poster.

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‘First Man’ Starring Ryan Gosling and Directed By Damien Chazelle Gets A New Trailer
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First Man

Universal Pictures has released a new trailer for First Man, which is based on author James Hansen‘s book First Man: A Life of Neil A. Armstrong.

The movie re-unites Academy Award winning La La Land director Damien Chazelle with his Academy Award nominated star Ryan Gosling, who plays Armstrong in the film. Also starring is Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll, Ciaran Hinds, Christopher Abbott, Patrick Fugit, and Lukas Haas.

Continue below for a synopsis and to check out the latest trailer for First Man.

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New Trailer For Damien Chazelle’s ‘First Man’ Starring Ryan Gosling Released
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Back in June we saw the first trailer for the latest movie from Academy Award winning Whiplash and La La Land director Damien Chazelle, titled First Man.

Now Universal Pictures has released a second official trailer for the movie, which is based on the book First Man: A Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James Hansen. It tells the story of NASA’s mission to land people on the moon with a focus on Neil Armstrong. Starring in the movie is Ryan Gosling as Armstrong, as well as Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll, Ciaran Hinds, Christopher Abbott, Patrick Fugit, and Lukas Haas.

Click on over to the other side now to read an official synopsis for First Man and to watch the new trailer.

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‘First Man’ Trailer: Ryan Gosling and Damien Chazelle Re-Team For One Unforgettable Space Mission
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First Man Starring Ryan Gosling

Damien Chazelle captured the spirit of song and dance in his first two major directorial efforts. However, he is doing something different for his third outing. He will shoot for the moon. Literally.

Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for First Man starring Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong. Check out the first trailer below.

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Writer Jeff Buhler Talks ‘Pet Sematary’ Remake Starring Jason Clarke, John Lithgow
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Pet Sematary

Another new Stephen King adaptation is heating up with Pet Sematary, which recently began casting.

First came word that Jason Clarke had been cast in the role of Louis Creed, the father character played in the 1989 movie by Dale Midkiff. Then came word that the great John Lithgow will be playing Jud Crandall, who was played by the late great Fred Gwynne in the previous adaptation.

Now one of the writers of this new take on Pet Sematary, Jeff Buhler (The Midnight Meat Train), has shared some thoughts on the project. You can see what he had to say about it below.

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Trailer For ‘Winchester: The House That Ghosts Built’ Starring Helen Mirren Released
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Helen Mirren in Winchester: The House That Ghosts Built

CBS Films has released a teaser trailer for Winchester: The House That Ghosts Built, which stars Academy Award winner Helen Mirren. Also starring is Jason Clarke and Sarah Snook.

The movie follows Sarah Winchester (Mirren), heiress to gunmaker the Winchester Repeating Arms Company. When the company’s founder, Oliver Winchester, died in 1880, the company was passed down to his son, William Wirt Winchester. When William died just a few months later of tuberculosis, ownership then passed to his wife, Sarah. This made her one of the wealthiest women on the planet at the time. But she feared that these deaths were caused by the vengeful spirits of those who had been killed by the firearms the company produced, and this fear led her to build the infamous Winchester Mystery House, a massive mansion unlike any other, nonsensically designed in hopes of confusing any spirits who might be after her.

You can read a synopsis for the movie and check out the teaser trailer below.

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Movie Review: Everest
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Everest, starring Jason Clarke

Everest
Director: Baltasar Kormákur
Screenwriter: William Nicholson, Simon Beaufoy
Cast: Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Emily Watson, Keira Knightley, Sam Worthington, Jake Gyllenhaal
Universal Pictures
Rated PG-13 | 121 Minutes
Release Date: September 18, 2015

Based on the tragic events of the 1996 Mount Everest disaster, Everest is the story of two expeditions to the summit of Earth’s highest mountain, one led by Scott Fischer (Jake Gyllenhaal) and the other by Rob Hall (Jason Clarke).

Directed by Baltasar Kormákur (2 Guns, Contraband), Everest is a film about surviving incalculable risks in the most inhospitable conditions on the planet.

As head of the New Zealand-based Adventure Consultants, Rob Hall leads an expedition of men and women to the summit of Everest, which is 29,029 feet above sea level. As the experienced mountaineer explains to his clients, “Human beings simply aren’t built to function at the cruising altitude of a 747. Our bodies will be literally dying. Everest is another beast altogether.”

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Top 5 Things You Need To Know About ‘Everest’
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Everest movie Josh Brolin Jake Gyllenhaal Jason Clarke

Based on the true events of the 1996 Mount Everest disaster, Everest is a biographical disaster film that tells the story of two expedition teams’ summiting Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world, when their will to survive is put to the ultimate test when one of the deadliest storms on record hits the mountain, bringing temperatures to dangerous lows with harsh gusting winds.

Geeks Of Doom was invited to sit down with fellow journalists to talk about Everest with stars Josh Brolin, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Emily Blunt, John Hawkes, and Michael Kelly, as well as director Baltasar Kormákur about the filming process, the challenges of representing a character who died in the disaster, and more.

Check out the Top 5 things we learned about Everest and more here below!

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‘Everest’ Trailer: Climbers Face Impossible Odds
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A new trailer for the mountain climbing drama Everest has been released. Based on real events of the 1996 Mount Everest disaster, in which two mountain climbing teams, having successfully scaled the world’s tallest mountain, must find their way down the summit before a sudden storm kills them.

Check out the latest trailer for the film below.

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