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Trailer: Melissa McCarthy’s ‘The Boss’ Won’t Beat ‘Spy’

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[dropcap]M[/dropcap]elissa McCarthy stars in the slapstick comedy The Boss, premiering today. Her last lead in a feature was the 2015 hit Spy, which pulled in $110.8 million. Spy received a 94% “fresh” rating on RottenTomatoes.com, however, while so far The Boss has received a dismal 18% “rotten” score. If The Boss falls on its face, McCarthy always has Ghostbusters (premiering July 15, 2016) to pull her out of the hole.

The Boss PosterRelease date: April 8, 2016
Studio: Universal Pictures
Director: Ben Falcone
MPAA Rating: R (for sexual content, language and brief drug use)
Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Bell, Peter Dinklage, Kathy Bates

Academy Award-nominated star Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids, The Heat, Tammy) headlines The Boss as a titan of industry who is sent to prison after she’s caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America’s latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.

McCarthy is joined in The Boss by an all-star cast led by Kristen Bell, Peter Dinklage and Kathy Bates. Directed by Ben Falcone (Tammy), the comedy is based on an original character created by McCarthy and written by McCarthy and Falcone alongside their Groundlings collaborator, Steve Mallory.


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Trailer: Jennifer Lawrence Goes Femme Fatale in ‘Red Sparrow’

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Red Sparrow Movie Trailer Jennifer Lawrence MovieSpoon.comRelease date: March 2, 2018
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Director: Francis Lawrence
MPAA Rating: N/A
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, Jeremy Irons

Dominika Egorova is many things. A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs. A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit. A master of seductive and manipulative combat.

When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. That is why she finds herself manipulated into becoming the newest recruit for Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people like her to use their bodies and minds as weapons. After enduring the perverse and sadistic training process, she emerges as the most dangerous Sparrow the program has ever produced. Dominika must now reconcile the person she was with the power she now commands, with her own life and everyone she cares about at risk, including an American CIA agent who tries to convince her he is the only person she can trust.

 


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Trailer: Saoirse Ronan Channels Greta Gerwig in ‘Lady Bird’

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Lady Bird Trailer Greta Gerwig MovieSpoon.comRelease date: November 10, 2017
Studio: A24
Director: Greta Gerwig
MPAA Rating: N/A
Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Odeya Rush, Danielle Macdonald, Jordan Rodrigues, Kathryn Newton, Jake McDorman, Timothee Chalamet

A California high school student plans to escape from her family and small town by going to college in New York.

 


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Trailer: Peter Dinklage Investigates Mysterious Death in Sci-Fi ‘Rememory’

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Rememory Movie Trailer MovieSpoon.comRelease date: September 8, 2017 (limited)
Studio: Lionsgate Premiere
Director: Mark Palansky
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for bloody accident images, some violence, thematic material and brief strong language)
Starring: Peter Dinklage, Julia Ormond, Martin Donovan, Anton Yelchin, Henry Ian Cusick, Evelyne Brochu

“Rememory” explores the unexplained death of Gordon Dunn (Martin Donovan), a visionary scientific pioneer whose body is found shortly after the unveiling of his newest work: a device able to extract, record and play a person’s memories. Gordon’s wife, Carolyn (Julia Ormond – “Mad Men,” “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,” “Legends of the Fall”), retreats into her house and cuts off contact with the outside world when a mysterious man (Peter Dinklage – “Game of Thrones,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” “The Station Agent”) shows up. After stealing the machine, he uses it to try and solve the mystery, beginning an investigation of memories that lead him to unexpected and dangerous places.

 


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