It’s Trailer Watch time once more, where we collate all the major trailers of the day into one easily digestible dose! Today we present a whole load of new trailers, even more than usual: Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, Macbeth, Bridges of Spies, The Walk, Everest and Z For Zachariah. So let’s get to it, shall we?
First up we have the 2nd official trailer for Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, the fifth installment in the hugely successful spy franchise. This time Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and the rest of his team who set out on a dangerous mission to eradicate the Syndicate; an international rogue organization just as highly skilled as they are and hell bent on destroying the IMF.
Check out the action-packed new trailer below:
Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation hits cinemas on July 30th.
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Next up we have the first trailer for the highly anticipated Shakespearean epic Macbeth. Directed by Justin Kurzel (Snowtown, the upcoming Assassin’s Creed video game adaptation), the retelling of the classic story has an amazing cast including Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, David Thewlis, Sean Harris, Paddy Considine and rising star Jack Reynor. It recently played at Cannes, where it was well received and also nominated for the Palme d’Or.
Watch the intense first trailer below:
Macbeth is released on October 2nd.
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Moving on we have the brand spanking new and first trailer for Bridge of Spies, the new film from Steven Spielberg. Sporting a fantastic cast including Tom Hanks, Amy Ryan, Mark Rylance and Alan Alda, and with a script co-written by the Coen brothers, the plot follows an American lawyer is recruited by the CIA during the Cold War to help rescue a pilot detained in the Soviet Union.
Hot off the presses, check out the trailer below:
Bridge of Spies is set for release on October 9th.
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Next we’ve got the 2nd trailer for The Walk, the dramatized version of the story first told in the Oscar-winning documentary Man on Wire. Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays Frenchman Philippe Petit, the daredevil who famously tightrope walked between the ill-fated Twin Towers in New York. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, it co-stars Ben Kingsley, James Badge Dale and Ben Schwartz.
Watch the vertigo-inducing trailer below:
The Walk opens (including in IMAX 3D) on October 2nd.
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Staying on similarly epic lines we have the first trailer for Everest, an adventure/disaster movie from director Baltasar Kormakur (Contraband, 2 Guns). It sports an all-star cast including Jake Gyllenhaal, Keira Knightley, Sam Worthington, Robin Wright, Josh Brolin, Jason Clarke, John Hawkes and many more. It chronicles the real-life 1996 Mount Everest disaster, in which two separate groups tried to scale the world’s tallest mountain.
Watch the thrilling first trailer below:
Everest is released in 3D and 2D on September 25th.
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And finally we have the trailer for Z For Zachariah, a critically acclaimed post-apocalyptic sci-fi drama starring Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Chris Pine. In the wake of a disaster that wipes out most of civilization, two men and a young woman find themselves in an emotionally charged love triangle as the last known survivors.
Watch the intriguing trailer below:
Z For Zachariah is released in the U.S. on August 21st. It doesn’t have a UK date yet but we’ll update when it does.
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Which of these movies are you looking forward to most?