So I’ve completely failed at making an attempt to not watch Hannibal proper earlier than mattress; it positively makes for bizarre desires nevertheless it’s so good. I’m about midway by way of season 2 now and getting very nervous for a few of the characters I don’t keep in mind from Silence of the Lambs and/or Crimson Dragon. I additionally have Promising Younger Lady queued up and making an attempt to keep away from spoilers for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier till I can watch the primary episode. Truthfully an excessive amount of good streaming content material to maintain up.
That stated, although, I’m very excited by this week’s lineup as a result of now we have new trailers, plural, for Within the Heights, the film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s first Broadway play (he additionally wrote one other one you’ll have heard of, about Alexander Hamilton). Directed by Jon M. Chu, who directed Loopy Wealthy Asians, the trailers have numerous acquainted faces from Hamilton, together with Miranda because the Piragua Man, Christopher Jackson (George Washington) because the Mr. Softee driver, and as narrator and essential character Usnavi is Anthony Ramos, who performed each John Laurens and Philip Hamilton. Let’s goooo…
Within the Heights
Additionally starring in Within the Heights: Corey Hawkins, Melissa Barrera, Olga Merediz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Gregory Diaz IV, Stephanie Beatriz, Dascha Polanco, and Jimmy Smits.
Within the Heights- Washington Heights trailer
I completely can’t wait. Within the Heights involves HBO Max and theaters June 11th (the trailers say June 18th, however Chu introduced on Twitter it was shifting up every week):
Shock. We coming to Theaters one week earlier!!! There was a lot demand since our trailer launch this week that we determined to get it out to you sooner. Let’s gooooooooooooo!!!! See you quickly. JUNE 11th 2021. https://t.co/P5NB6z3INB
— Jon M. Chu (@jonmchu) March 19, 2021
Sure there are a number of different trailers this week too:
WeWork: Or the Making and Breaking of a $47 Billion Unicorn
This documentary tells the story of the co-working enterprise that grew into an enormous firm solely to flame out in spectacular trend after releasing its bonkers S-1. There’s additionally a TV show in the works (primarily based on the WeCrashed podcast) that may star Anne Hathaway and Jared Leto, however this doc seems to be tightly centered on WeWork CEO Adam Neumann, who was on the heart of all of it. WeWork involves Hulu April 2nd.
Godzilla vs. Kong
I’ve to state for the document that I believe Godzilla would win a head-to-head with King Kong. That is the newest trailer for the go-big-or-go-home monster film that stars Alexander Skarsgard, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Corridor, and Brian Tyree Henry. It’s slated to hit HBO Max March 31st.
One other film long-delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, Concrete Cowboy tells the story of a son reuniting together with his estranged father who works at a steady within the interior metropolis rehabilitating horses. Primarily based on the novel Ghetto Cowboy by G. Neri, Concrete Cowboy is directed by Ricky Staub and stars Idris Elba (truthfully, so riveting within the trailer), Jharrel Jerome, Byron Bowers, Lorraine Toussaint, and Clifford “Methodology Man” Smith. It hits Netflix April 2nd.
4 Good Days
Glenn Shut is mom to Mila Kunis’ heroin addict, and making an attempt to assist her get clear as soon as and for all. Glenn Shut is so intense within the trailer in the perfect watchful-worried-mom method. 4 Good Days was co-written and directed by Rodrigo Garcia, and relies on the excellent piece How’s Amanda? A story of truth, lies and an American addiction by Eli Saslow of the Washington Publish. The movie involves theaters April 30th.