Posts Tagged ‘Derek Luke’

FOX SEARCHLIGHT 2013 Fall Preview

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

ENOUGH SAID (SELECT THEATRES)
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH, 2013

Directed by: Nicole Holofcener
Cast: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, James Gandolfini, Catherine Keener, Toni Collette, Ben Falcone, Eve Hewson, Tavi Gevinson, Tracey Fairaway

Eva (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) is a divorced soon-to-be empty-nester wondering about her next act. Then she meets Marianne (Catherine Keener), the embodiment of her perfect self. Armed with a restored outlook on being middle-aged and single, Eva decides to take a chance on her new love interest Albert (James Gandolfini) – a sweet, funny and like-minded man. Things get complicated when Eva discovers that Albert is in fact the dreaded ex–husband of Marianne. This sharp insightful comedy follows Eva as she humorously tries to secretly juggle both relationships and wonders whether her new favorite friend’s disastrous ex can be her cue for happiness.

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BAGGAGE CLAIM – WIDE
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH, 2013

Directed by: David E. Talbert
Cast: Paula Patton, Derek Luke, Taye Diggs, Jill Scott, Boris Kodjoe, Adam Brody and Djimon Hounsou

Determined to get engaged before her youngest sister’s wedding, flight attendant Montana Moore (Paula Patton) finds herself with only 30 days to find Mr. Right. Using her airline connections to “accidentally” meet up with eligible ex-boyfriends and scour for potential candidates, she racks up more than 30,000 miles and countless comedic encounters, all the while searching for the perfect guy.

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12 YEARS A SLAVE
October 18, 2013 (limited release)

Directed by: Steve McQueen
Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Garret Dillahunt, Paul Giamatti, Scoot McNairy, Lupita Nyong’o, Adepero Oduye, Sarah Paulson, Brad Pitt, Michael Kenneth Williams, Alfre Woodard, Chris Chalk, Taran Killam, Bill Camp.

12 YEARS A SLAVE is based on an incredible true story of one man’s fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty (personified by a malevolent slave owner, portrayed by Michael Fassbender) as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist (Brad Pitt) forever alters his life.

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BLACK NATIVITY
November 27, 2013 (wide release)

Directed by: Kasi Lemmons
Cast: Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Tyrese Gibson, Jacob Latimore, Mary J. Blige, Nasir Jones and Jennifer Hudson

In a contemporary adaptation of Langston Hughes’ celebrated play, the holiday musical drama BLACK NATIVITY follows Langston (Jacob Latimore), a street-wise teen from Baltimore raised by a single mother, as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives Reverend Cornell and Aretha Cobbs (Forest Whitaker and Angela Bassett). Unwilling to live by the imposing Reverend Cobbs’ rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima (Jennifer Hudson). Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey and along with new friends, and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family.

“Baggage Claim” Movie Trailer

Thursday, July 4th, 2013

Here is the trailer from Fox Searchlight’s upcoming film “Baggage Claim”, opening in theaters everywhere on September 27, 2013. The film is directed by David E. Talbert starring Paula Patton, Derek Luke, Octavia Spencer, Taye Diggs, Djimon Hounsou, Lauren London, Jill Scott, Adam Brody.

Determined to get engaged before her youngest sister’s wedding, flight attendant Montana Moore (Paula Patton) finds herself with only 30 days to find Mr. Right. Using her airline connections to “accidentally” meet up with eligible ex-boyfriends and scour for potential candidates, she racks up more than 30,000 miles and countless comedic encounters, all the while searching for the perfect guy.

BAGGAGE CLAIM Film Trailer

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Here is the new trailer from Fox Searchlight’s upcoming film BAGGAGE CLAIM . The movie is directed by David E. Talbert, starring Paula Patton, Derek Luke, Octavia Spencer, Taye Diggs, Djimon Hounsou, Lauren London, Jill Scott, Adam Brody.

BAGGAGE CLAIM will be in theaters September 27, 2013.

SEEKING A FRIEND FOR THE END OF THE WORLD Movie Trailer

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

Here is the trailer from Focus Features’ upcoming film SEEKING A FRIEND FOR THE END OF THE WORLD. The movie is directed by Lorene Scafaria, starring Steve Carell, Keira Knightley, Connie Britton, Adam Brody, Rob Corddry, Derek Luke, Melanie Lynskey, William Petersen, Gillian Jacobs, T.J. Miller, Patton Oswalt, Bob Stephenson and Mark Moses.

SEEKING A FRIEND FOR THE END OF THE WORLD opens in theaters June 22, 2012.

SEEKING A FRIEND FOR THE END OF THE WORLD stars Golden Globe Award winner Steve Carell and Academy Award nominee Keira Knightley and is the feature directorial debut of screenwriter Lorene Scafaria. Set in a too-near future, the movie explores what people will do when humanity’s last days are at hand. As the respective journeys of Dodge (Mr. Carell) and Penny (Ms. Knightley) converge, the two spark to each other and their outlooks – if not the world’s – brighten

SPARKLE Film Trailer

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

Here is the trailer from Columbia Pictures’ upcoming film, Sparkle. The movie is directed by Salim Akil , starring Jordin Sparks, Whitney Houston, Derek Luke, Mike Epps, Carmen ejogo, Tika Sumpter, Omari Hardwick, Cee-Lo Green.

Musical prodigy, Sparkle (Jordin Sparks) struggles to become a star while overcoming issues that are tearing her family apart. From an affluent Detroit area and daughter to a single mother (Whitney Houston), she tries to balance a new romance with music manager, Stix (Derek Luke) while dealing with the unexpected challenges her new life will bring as she and her two sisters (Carmen Ejogo and Tika Sumpter) strive to become a dynamic singing group during the Motown-era.

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER New Film Trailer

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Here is the latest trailer from Paramount Pictures’ film CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER. The film is directed by Joe Johnston starring Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, and Stanley Tucci.

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER hits theaters July 22, 2011!

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER Trailer

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Here is the new trailer from Paramount Pictures’ film CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER. The film is directed by Joe Johnston starring Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, and Stanley Tucci.

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER hits theaters July 22, 2011!

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER Super Bowl Spot

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Here is the Super Bowl Spot from Paramount Pictures’ film CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER. The film is directed by Joe Johnston starring Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Dominic Cooper, Toby Jones, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, and Stanley Tucci.

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER hits theaters July 22, 2011!

“Captain America: The First Avenger” will focus on the early days of the Marvel Universe when Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) volunteers to participate in an experimental program that turns him into the Super Soldier known as Captain America. As Captain America, Rogers joins forces with Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) and Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) to wage war on the evil HYDRA organization, led by the villainous Red Skull (Hugo Weaving.)