If, like me, you grew up watching Erik Estrada cruising down the California highway on his police chopper, looking all badass in his dark sunglasses, then you’ll definitely want to check out the raunchy Red Band trailer for the big screen version of CHiPs in today’s Movie Morsels. We’ve also got the poster for the Dirty Dancing reboot in today’s Movie Morsels, as well as trailers for Christian Bale and Henry Cavill‘s latest films. So read on, dear reader. Read on…
As silly as it could be, the original CHiPs featured two cops that at least tried to be good citizens. The 2017 model? Um, not so much, as can be seen in the following trailer featuring the new Ponch (Michael Peña) and Jon (Dax Shepard, also the film’s writer-director). Co-starring Kristen Bell, Vincent D’Onofrio, Adam Brody, and Rosa Salazar, CHiPs rides into theaters on March 24th. Now if they would only use the original’s bitchin’ theme song…
Hey, speaking of remakes, Little Miss Sunshine and Zombieland star Abigail Breslin is all grown up and succeeding Jennifer Grey as Baby in ABC’s upcoming Dirty Dancing. Colt Prattes steps into the immortal role of Baby’s dance instructor/romantic partner, made famous by the late Patrick Swayze. Can these two hope to capture any of the magic of the original? Will anyone put this Baby in a corner? We’ll find out on May 24th.
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Looking for even more romance? You just might find it in The Promise, a period drama set during the time of the collapsing Ottoman Empire. It stars Charlotte LeBon as a woman torn between Armenian medical student Oscar Isaac and American photojournalist Christian Bale. Yeah, there are slightly worse problems to have…
And while we’re talking about period war dramas… Two actors best-known for playing superheroes turn soldiers for Sand Castle — X-Men‘s Nicholas Hoult and Batman v Superman‘s Henry Cavill. Set during the second Gulf War, the Netflix film concerns G.I.’s tasked with winning the hearts and minds of Iraq’s civilian population…
Did someone say X-Men? In case you missed it yesterday, one of last year’s biggest breakthrough stars is officially in the running to play one of the premiere characters in Marvel’s mutant movie universe. Yes, David Harbour might play Cable in Deadpool 2.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
As all who saw the final Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 trailer that arrived this week know that Star-Lord, Drax, Rocket, Baby Groot, and Gamora all look like they’re back in fine form in this year’s most eagerly awaited sequel that isn’t called Star Wars: The Last Jedi. But here are 14 things you might have missed in the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 trailer.
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