Sunday, 18 March 2018

This Weeks Movie Trailers





A number of movies dropped teasers & trailers this week and CONTROLRadioUK has them all here in one handy post for you, along with release dates and synopsis.



Ready Player One
Release Date: 29th March 2018
Synopsis:
In the year 2045, much of Earth's population centers have become slum-like cities due to overpopulation, pollution, corruption, and climate change. To escape their desolation, people engage in the virtual reality world of the OASIS (Ontologically Anthropocentric Sensory Immersive Simulation), where they can engage in numerous activities for work, education, and entertainment.

Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan) is a teenager from Columbus, Ohio who frequents the OASIS and attempts to win "Anorak's Quest", a game created by the recently deceased creator of the OASIS, James Halliday (Mark Rylance), in search of its Easter Egg. The winner is to be granted full ownership of the OASIS and Halliday's $500 billion fortune. While Wade works with several friends from the OASIS to discover Anorak's treasure, Innovative Online Industries (IOI), an evil corporation led by CEO Nolan Sorrento (Ben Mendelsohn), employs a number of people known as Sixers to try to discover the treasure first and seize control of OASIS for themselves.





Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Release Date: 19th October 2018
Synopsis:
Melissa McCarthy stars in the adaptation of the memoir CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?, the true story of best-selling celebrity biographer (and friend to cats) Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy) who made her living in the 1970’s and 80’s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack (Richard E. Grant).





Adrift
Release Date: 1st June 2018
Synopsis:
As the two avid sailors set out on a journey across the ocean, Tami Oldham and Richard Sharp couldn't anticipate they would be sailing directly into one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history. In the aftermath of the storm, Tami awakens to find Richard badly injured and their boat in ruins. With no hope for rescue, Tami must find the strength and determination to save herself and the man she loves.





Furlough
Release Date: TBD
Synopsis:
When an inmate is granted one weekend out of prison to see her dying mother, a rookie correction officer struggles to keep her under control.





Life Itself
Release Date: 21st September 2018
Synopsis:
Life Itself centers on a couple (Oscar Isaac and Olivia Wilde) that lead a multi generational love story spanning both decades and continents, from the streets of New York to the Spanish countryside, and are all connected by a single event. Starring Oscar Isaac, Olivia Wilde, Mandy Patinkin, Olivia Cooke, Laia Costa, Annette Bening and Antonio Banderas.





Avengers: Infinity War
Release Date: 27th April 2018
Synopsis:
The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.





Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald - Official Teaser Trailer
Release Date: 16th November 2018
Synopsis:
Magizoologist Newt Scamander joins forces with young Albus Dumbledore to prevent the devious Gellert Grindelwald from raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings.