Posts Tagged ‘Melanie Lynskey’

SADIE – Trailer

Monday, March 5th, 2018

Here is the trailer from the upcoming film SADIE. The film is directed by Megan Griffiths. Starring Sophia Mitri Schloss, Melanie Lynskey, John Gallagher Jr., Tony Hale, Keith Williams, and Danielle Brooks.

SADIE is the story of a 13-year-old girl (Sophia Mitri Schloss) who lives at home with her mother (Melanie Lynskey) while her father serves repeated tours in the military. Sadie is extremely attached to her father despite his prolonged absence, and when her mother begins dating a new man (John Gallagher Jr.), Sadie takes extreme measures to end the relationship and safeguard her family through the only tactics she knows – those of war.

LITTLE BOXES – Trailer

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Here is the trailer from the upcoming film “LITTLE BOXES.” The film is directed by Rob Meyer, starring Melanie Lynskey, Nelsan Ellis, Armani Jackson, Oona Laurence, and Janeane Garofalo.

Opening Theatrically April 14

It’s the summer before 6th grade, and Clark (Jackson) is the new biracial kid in a very white town. Discovering that to be cool he needs to act ‘more black’, he fumbles to meet expectations. Meanwhile, his urban intellectual parents Mack (Ellis) and Gina (Lynskey) try to adjust to small-town living. Accustomed to life in New York, the tight-knit family is ill-prepared for the drastically different set of obstacles that their new community presents. They soon find themselves struggling to understand themselves and each other in this new context.

1 MILE TO YOU – Trailer

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Here is the trailer from the upcoming film “1 MILE TO YOU.” The film is directed by Leif Tilden, starring Billy Crudup, Graham Rogers, Liana Liberato, Stefanie Scott, Melanie Lynskey, Peter Coyote and Tim Roth

On demand and in theaters on April 7

When a teenager (Graham Rogers, “Quantico”) loses his once-in-a-lifetime girlfriend (Stefanie Scott, “Jem and the Holograms”) in a tragic accident, he finds that running keeps him connected to her during his ‘runner’s high’ moments. Chasing her memory drives him to run faster, and to win for his new coach (Billy Crudup, “20th Century Women”). Before long, however, his newfound notoriety attracts the attention of a whip-smart new girl (Liana Liberato, “If I Stay”) who is determined to find out what’s really going on inside him. Soon, he finds himself caught between keeping the past alive and making new memories in the present. “1 Mile to You” is an uplifting, emotional, and visceral romantic sports drama about the power of our fondest memories to sustain us through our worst traumas–and when it is time to let the memories go and face an uncertain future.



I DON’T FEEL AT HOME IN THIS WORLD ANYMORE – Sundance Trailer

Friday, January 20th, 2017

From the producers of Kelly Reichardt’s “Certain Women” and Jeremy Saulnier’s “Green Room” comes the story of Ruth (Melanie Lynskey), a nursing assistant suffering through a crisis of existential despair. But when her house is burglarized, Ruth discovers a renewed sense of purpose in tracking down the thieves. Accompanied by her obnoxious martial-arts-enthusiast neighbor Tony (Elijah Wood), they soon find themselves dangerously out of their depth against a pack of degenerate criminals.

The film will launch on Netflix worldwide on February 24, 2017.

Written and directed by Macon Blair (“Blue Ruin,” “Green Room,”) in his directorial debut, with a distinctive look courtesy of cinematographer Larkin Seiple (“Swiss Army Man,” “Cop Car”), the film also stars David Yow, Jane Levy, Devon Graye, Christine Woods, Robert Longstreet, Lee Eddy and Gary Anthony Williams. The film was produced by XYZ Films and filmscience.

HAPPY CHRISTMAS – Trailer

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

Here is the trailer from Focus Features upcoming film “HAPPY CHRISTMAS”. The movie is directed by Joe Swanberg, starring Anna Kendrick, Melanie Lynskey, Mark Webber, Lena Dunham, Joe Swanberg.

Magnolia Pictures will release HAPPY CHRISTMAS on iTunes/OnDemand June 26, 2014 and in theaters July 25, 2014.

When Jenny (Anna Kendrick), a hard partying 20-something moves in with Kelly (Melanie Lynskey), a budding novelist, her film director husband (Joe Swanberg) and their two-year-old son after a break up, the family’s idyllic life is shaken. Jenny begins a rocky relationship with their baby sitter-cum-pot dealer (Mark Webber), and she and a friend, Carson (Lena Dunham), bring Kelly to the realization that an evolution in her life, career and relationship is necessary for her happiness. A new comedy from the director of DRINKING BUDDIES.

HELLO I MUST BE GOING Movie Trailer

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

Here is the trailer from Oscilloscope Laboratories’ upcoming film HELLO I MUST BE GOING. The movie is directed by Todd Louiso, starring Melanie Lynskey, Blythe Danner, Christopher Abbott, John Rubinstein, and Julie White.

HELLO I MUST BE GOING opens in New York and Los Angeles on September 7, followed by a national release .

Selected as the opening night film for Sundance 2012, HELLO I MUST BE GOING features acclaimed actress Melanie Lynskey (WIN WIN, UP IN THE AIR, TWO AND A HALF MEN) in her breakout role as Amy, a recent divorcée who seeks refuge in the suburban Connecticut home of her parents (Blythe Danner and John Rubinstein). Demoralized and uncertain of her future, Amy begins an affair with a 19-year-old actor (GIRLS’ Christopher Abbott) that jumpstarts her passion for life and helps her discover an independence and sense of purpose that she has missed for years. Coupling Danner’s subtle, moving performance as a frustrated empty nester with Lynskey’s endearing and nuanced depiction of both the comic and tragic coming together at a crossroads, HELLO I MUST BE GOING is a modern, unconventional love story infused with sex, humor, and emotional honesty – everything Amy will need to get on in life.

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

WIN WIN Trailer

Monday, March 7th, 2011

Here is the trailer from Fox SearchLight upcoming film WIN WIN. The drama is directed by Thomas McCarthy, starring Paul Giamatti, Amy Ryan, Melanie Lynskey, Bobby Cannavale, Jeffrey Tambor, Alex Shaffer.

WIN WIN – in theaters on March 18, 2011!

Tom McCarthy, acclaimed writer/director of THE VISITOR and THE STATION AGENT, once again explores the depths and nuances of human relationships in his new film about the allegiances and bonds between unlikely characters. Disheartened attorney Mike Flaherty (Paul Giamatti), who moonlights as a high school wrestling coach, stumbles across a star
athlete through some questionable business dealings while trying to support his family. Just as it looks like he will get a double payday, the boy’s mother shows up fresh from rehab and flat broke, threatening to derail everything. McCarthy’s deft touch with balancing drama and
comedy, broken hearts and poignant humanity is at play in WIN WIN