Simon Pegg Is A Crass Assassin In The Trailer For Kill Me Three Times

Oh jeez, you're saying. Another hitman movie? But! Australian entry Kill Me Three Times stars Simon Pegg, noted funnyguy, as the ruthless bloke with the gun. And wisecracks. Watch the red band trailer below, and make sure not to use all your matches to set off that explosion. » 2/21/15 9:30am 2/21/15 9:30am

Watch The Trailer For The Best Valentine's Day Slasher Movie Ever Made

"It's a bad time, this time of year" ... especially if you live in Valentine Bluffs, setting for 1981 seasonal classic My Bloody Valentine. Come for the freaky miners, marvel at the gore, and stay for the excellent end-credits music. » 2/14/15 11:00am 2/14/15 11:00am

First Trailer For Guy Ritchie's Man From UNCLE Is Stylish As Hell

As you might have expected, when Guy Ritchie takes on the iconic 1960s spy-fi series, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., the result is cool-looking, self-mocking, and full of funny action. At least, this first trailer makes the U.N.C.L.E. movie look like a total blast. » 2/11/15 5:15pm 2/11/15 5:15pm

Watch The Midseason Trailer For Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.

"Do you know what it's like to lose control?" Looks like Skye, with her new Inhuman abilities, is going to get a crash course in this explosion-filled new trailer for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s highly anticipated return (March 3) after December's mind-blowing midseason finale. » 2/08/15 9:35am 2/08/15 9:35am

Trailers are no longer the best way to advertise a Movie - Songs are

Here at io9, we love trailers - but apparently the golden age of the trailer might be on a decline. According to a new study, Trailers are no longer the biggest piece of shared advertising for movies. » 10/19/14 1:37pm 10/19/14 1:37pm

How Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Made Overgrown Future Woods in Canada

The Credits has a fascinating article about all the work it took to create the look of an abandoned California in Vancouver. Which is particularly impressive, given that Andy Serkis has said that the majority of filming took place on location, not on a built-for-their-exact-needs set. » 6/19/14 1:00am 6/19/14 1:00am

All The Scenes From The Trailers That Weren't In Amazing Spider-Man 2

It's pretty common for movie trailers to include scenes that wind up not being in the final edit of the film. Amazing Spider-Man had a whole subplot about Peter Parker's DNA and the Lizard that was in the trailers but not the movie. And now, Amazing Spider-Man 2 also seems to have left out major scenes from the… » 5/06/14 2:40pm 5/06/14 2:40pm

What's the worst movie with the best trailer?

Movie trailers are an artform all their own. Sometimes the best part of sitting in the theater is watching five or six blow-your-hair-back fantastic trailers in a row. But they can be deceptive, too. What's the worst movie you've ever seen, that had the most brilliant trailer? » 1/29/14 2:49pm 1/29/14 2:49pm

This 'behind the bricks' look at The Lego Movie is a goddamn delight

I'm not quite sure the marketing for this film could get any better and/or more whimsical. Everything is awesome, indeed. » 1/26/14 4:01pm 1/26/14 4:01pm

Screencaps Reveal All the Secrets in the Amazing Spider-Man 2 Trailer!

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer pretty much overwhelmed us with spectacle. And supervillains. Did you catch all of the amazing villain reveals, and weird clues? We've got you covered, with our complete roundup of screencaps! » 12/05/13 12:30pm 12/05/13 12:30pm

​The Best Game Trailers Of The Generation

Video game trailers are all lies, damned lies. If they show us gameplay at all, it's cut together in the most exciting possible way. They're custom-crafted to generate hype, and they have the power to make a lousy game look fantastic. But, well... if they're lies, at least they're occasionally beautiful ones. » 11/12/13 9:21am 11/12/13 9:21am

Everything You May Have Missed in the Captain America 2 Trailer!

The first trailer for Captain America: The Winter Soldier dropped earlier today, and it was a concentrated blast of awesome. Including massive destruction, heartbreaking injuries, and some clues as to the nature of the conspiracy that Cap faces. Our roundup of nearly 100 screencaps reveals everything you might have… » 10/24/13 1:30pm 10/24/13 1:30pm

The Hulk is Ally Sheedy in this Avengers/Breakfast Club mash-up video

The Breakfast Club was a movie about a group of kids with very different outlooks on life and different reasons for getting tossed into detention — who came together to stop an invasion of alien warriors and their huge ugly serpent ships. At least, that's what I'm getting from this pretty hilarious … » 2/04/13 3:21pm 2/04/13 3:21pm

If 2001: A Space Odyssey were made today, would it be marketed as a…

If Stanley Kubrick was somehow able to make 2001: A Space Odyssey in the year 2012, would he be able to release a trailer that captures the scope and majesty of his film? Or would the tale of humanity's journey from one stage of development to the next be marketed as just another spacefaring action flick? The folks… » 12/15/12 9:30am 12/15/12 9:30am

Jennifer Lawrence is wearing weird makeup and time is going backwards…

What do you think is going on in this trailer for Jennifer Lawrence's new horror movie The House at the End of the Street? (Which, everybody keeps carefully reminding us, was filmed before she did Hunger Games.) Lawrence and her mom (Elizabeth Shue) move in near a house where a double murder happened, and there's a… » 3/29/12 2:20pm 3/29/12 2:20pm

Watch the full horror-filled trailer for Prometheus!

It's finally here: the much-anticipated full trailer for Ridley Scott's Prometheus! Get a fuller taste of the alien horrors in store for the Prometheus crew as they investigate those mysterious hieroglyphics and discover something sinister in space. » 3/17/12 4:53pm 3/17/12 4:53pm

Kenneth Branagh wants to experiment on your superpowered devil…

Kenneth Branagh is one intense bastard in the first trailer for Prodigal, a short film directed by Benjamin Grayson, Branagh's long-time assistant. In Prodigal, some kids are showing supernatural abilities, complete with the spooky black contact-lens eyes and demonic expressions as they make shit go haywire. » 1/28/12 4:30pm 1/28/12 4:30pm

A stunning mutant short film so lovely, it could be Splice 2

Stop whatever it is you're doing right now and plug into this amazing new short film The Gate. The CG creatures are horrifying, mesmerizing, and should really be the high water mark for all computer-animated beasties. Plus, fairy genocide! » 11/13/11 6:25pm 11/13/11 6:25pm

First trailer for Snow White and the Huntsman shows a return to black…

The first ever trailer for Snow White and the Huntsman shows off who the real star of this picture is: Charlize Theron. Watch as the Evil Queen sucks out the life of her people to retain her beauty — it's delightfully horrible. » 11/10/11 12:14pm 11/10/11 12:14pm