Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Sights & Sounds: First Look at Daniel Radcliffe in 'The Woman in Black,' posters for 'Drive,' 'Safe' ... and a Music Video
Hey kids, it's time to go multimedia. Yeah, it's the beginning of the week and our local movie publicists are inundating us with posters, photographs and videos for some of the upcoming films they're flacking for. So in the interest of serving the greater commonweal, here's the first still from the supernatural thriller 'The Woman in Black,' starring Daniel Radcliffe; the latest poster from FilmDistrict's 'Drive' a music video for 'Fright Night,' and the new poster for 'Safe,' starring Jason Statham. In the CBS Films thriller 'The Woman in Black,' Radcliffe plays a young lawyer who travels to a remote village where he discovers that the vengeful ghost of a scorned woman is terrorizing the locals. The film, which opens Feb. 3, 2012, also stars Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer and Shaun Dooley. Next up is the new poster for 'Drive' a thriller that got some good buzz rolling at this year's Festival de Cannes ... and has been rolling strongly ever since. The short synopsis for the film -- which stars Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Albert Brooks, Christina Hendricks, Oscar Isaac and Ron Perlman -- A Hollywood stunt performer who moonlights as a wheelman discovers that a contract has been put on him after a heist gone wrong. 'Drive' opens Sept. 16. The official 'No One Believes Me' Kid Cudi music video was released today for the Disney remake of 'Fright Night,' which stars Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell, Toni Collette, David Tennant and Imogen Poots. It's an evil affair. Check it out before th film opens this weekend. And, lastly, Lionsgate via IGN has just debuted the new poster for 'Safe', starring Jason Statham. In the thriller from writer-director Boaz Yakin, Statham portrays a former elite operative who must protect an adolescent girl (Catherine Chan) from the bad guys. The cast also includes Chris Sarandon, Robert John Burke, Reggie Lee, Danny Hoch and James Hong, and opens Oct. 28.