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Trailer: Aronofsky’s ‘mother!’ Promises Domestic Thrills

Darren Aronofsky’s (“Black Swan,” “Requiem for a Dream”) new horror-drama “mother!” (no caps and an exclamation point) released a devilish looking trailer with a lot of potential. This should provide cat nip for fans of the auteur director and talented actors. The autumn season tend to bring audiences both award contenders and horror movies so why not have both in one movie? It makes sense! Starring a cast of accomplished actors including Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer and Ed Harris, “mother!” opens wide September 15th.

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Trailer: ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Woos Cinephiles

After much anticipation and online fanfare, Sony Pictures Classics released the first trailer to the coming of age drama “Call Me By Your Name.” Directed by Luca Guadagnino (“A Bigger Splash,” “I Am Love”), the gay romance set in 1980’s Italy stars Timothée Chalamet, Armie Hammer, and Michael Stuhlbarg. I had the pleasure to watch this poignant, tender, and soul stirring movie at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. The emotionally resonate drama is a masterpiece of romantic cinema for viewers regardless of their sexual orientation.

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SXSW: How 5 Movie and TV Brands Went Experiential

The South By Southwest Film Festival is the perfect time for movies and TV to embrace experiential marketing. For those of you outside of the events and/or marketing industry unfamiliar with the term, it is sometimes known as “live marketing,” “participation marketing,” or “special events” According to Wikipedia, “it is a marketing strategy that directly engages consumers and invites and encourages them to participate in the evolution of a brand or a brand.” As someone who has a passion for events and experiences, this is a must-see to experience at SXSW.

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Baby Driver Debuts at SXSW, Releases Trailer

“Baby Driver” rocked the Paramount Theatre during its world premiere at the SXSW Film Festival on Saturday. The fanfare was greeted with loud laughter and raucous, spontaneous applause during its running time. Sony released the trailer to a movie afterwards that has been described as a “British-American comedy action crime musical film written and directed by Edgar Wright.” The trailer accurately reflects the movie without spoiling big laughs nor amusing action sequences. Consider this a “full-length teaser.”

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The 5 Most Anticipated Things About SXSW 2017

The 2017 SXSW Film Festival runs from March 10th to the 18th and always brings a collective mix of interesting events, unexpected moments, and cool movies. Besides escaping the frigid Colorado winter, I enjoy spending these days in Austin TX. It has become a Spring Break for this tech-savvy, movie geek such as myself. Here is what I am eagerly anticipating from this year’s SXSW.

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