Alexandra Galkin

Trailer Face-Off! L!fe Happens vs. What to Expect When You’re Expecting

March 29, 2012

This week: L!fe Happens vs. What To Expect When You’re Expecting, two romantic comedies about the awesome and not-so-awesome times that come with having babies.

Trailer Face-Off: The Avengers vs. Battleship

March 15, 2012

Welcome to Thursday Trailer Face-Off, a feature in which we cast a critical eye on two similar upcoming film releases, pitting them against each other across a variety of categories to determine which is most deserving of your two hours. This week: The Avengers vs. Battleship, two summer blockbusters re-envisioning our childhood favorites for the big screen.

Trailer Face-Off! Marley vs. Sing Your Song

March 8, 2012

This week: Marley vs. Sing Your Song, two documentaries about charismatic singers-turned-icons-turned-cultural and political movers and shakers.

Trailer Face-Off! The Bourne Legacy vs. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

March 1, 2012

This week: The Bourne Legacy vs. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, two big-budget thrillers about what happens to men who murder in the service of their country.

Trailer Face-Off! Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston vs. Carol Channing: Larger Than Life

February 9, 2012

This week: Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston vs. Carol Channing: Larger Than Life, two documentaries about legends of decades past and the stars who still love them.

Trailer Face-Off! Moonrise Kingdom vs. Wanderlust

February 2, 2012

This week: Moonrise Kingdom vs. Wanderlust, two movies about couples trekking out for epic adventures in nature, with hilarious actors to fill in the rest of the movie magic.

Trailer Face-Off! Casa de mi Padre vs. The Dictator

January 26, 2012

This week: Casa de mi Padre vs. The Dictator, two movies starring chameleon-like funny men taking on new ethnicities and probably insulting some people along the way.

Trailer Face-Off! Alter Egos vs. GI Joe: Retaliation

January 12, 2012

This week: Alter Egos vs. G.I. Joe: Retaliation, two movies that dissect the meaning of the superhero with some cheap chuckles, dastardly villains, and hot ladies along the way.

Trailer Face-Off! Prometheus vs. The Hobbit

January 5, 2012

This week: Prometheus vs. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, two hotly-anticipated fanboy franchise prequels with legendary directors at their helms.

Trailer Face-Off! W.E. vs. The Iron Lady

December 15, 2011

This week: W.E. and The Iron Lady, two flicks from female film directors in their mid-50s—one of whom is Madonna—about legendary British ladies of yore.

Trailer Face-Off! In the Land of Blood and Honey vs. Miss Bala

December 8, 2011

This week: In the Land of Blood and Honey vs. Miss Bala, two movies set in wars past or ongoing, with women being tested well beyond their means.

Premiere: Adam Kimmel and Leelee Sobieski’s First Film

December 7, 2011

Watch DAN ATTOE MAKES A PAINTING and fall into the live action world of artist Dan Attoe’s mind, beast brawls and all.

Trailer Face-Off! Haywire vs. Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol

December 1, 2011

This week: Haywire vs. Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, two spy thrillers about betrayal, redemption, and lots and lots of violence in between.

Bergdorf’s Dog Days Aren’t Over

November 28, 2011

Unleashed, the luxury department store’s four-minute holiday promo video, combines puppies, shopping, and charity into an original, heart-tugging mix.

Ferragamo and Bulgari Make History

November 28, 2011

After eight decades of making shoes, leather goods, watches and fragrances, Salvatore Ferragamo, the famed Italian luxury good company named for the shoe maker who started it all in 1928, has turned its talents to jewelry.

Toe to Toe With Marilyn Monroe

November 23, 2011

Dare we say it? Marilyn Monroe is enjoying a swell in her already unmatchable popularity.

Discovery: Iain De Caestecker

November 21, 2011

After a few years of drama studies at Glasgow’s Langside College and numerous roles on UK shows like Lip Service and Coronation Street, the world’s longest-running soap opera, Iain De Caestecker has landed his first leading role as Paul Roberts in BBC’s newest sci-fi series, The Fades.

Thursday Trailer Face-Off! Snow White and the Huntsman vs. Mirror, Mirror

November 17, 2011

This week: Snow White and the Huntsman vs. Mirror, Mirror, two films about what happens when the story of Snow White gets a live-action treatment.

The District Fights Alone in The Hunger Games Trailer

November 14, 2011

The much-anticipated trailer for Gary Ross’s film adaptation of The Hunger Games has arrived, here to restore some much-needed negativity in the world of fantasy film series.

Trailer Face-Off! My Week with Marilyn vs. Shame

November 10, 2011

This week: My Week with Marilyn and Shame, two Oscar-buzzy dramas in which two very sexy tragic heroes battle serious inner demons.