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Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom: Watch Viola Davis And Chadwick Boseman In First Trailer

Netflix has revealed the first official trailer for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, a 1920s blues movie from filmmaker George C. Wolfe and starring the late, great Chadwick Boseman and the always magnificent Viola Davis.

Chicago, 1927. A recording session. Tensions rise between Ma Rainey (Viola Davis), her ambitious horn player (Chadwick Boseman), and the white management determined to control the legendary “Mother of the Blues.” Adapted from August Wilson’s play of the same name, the excellent cast also includes Colman Domingo, Michael Potts, Glynn Turman, Dusan Brown, and Taylour Paige. 

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Mank Trailer: Fincher Is Back With A Tumultuous Ode To Classic Hollywood

Netflix has revealed the full-length trailer and incredible poster for David Fincher’s new film Mank, arriving in theaters and on Netflix later this fall. The 1930s Hollywood era re-evaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane for Orson Welles.

Starring Gary Oldman as Herman J. Mankiewicz, with a stellar cast including Amanda Seyfried as Marion Davies, Lily Collins as Rita Alexander, Arliss Howard as Louis B. Mayer, Tom Pelphrey, Sam Troughton, Ferdinand Kingsley, Tuppence Middleton, Joseph Cross, Jamie McShane, Toby Leonard Moore, Monika Grossman, Charles Dance, and Tom Burke as Orson Welles. The film looks absolutely beautiful with luminous black and white cinematography, golden age Hollywood production design, and Fincher’s trademark control of all the moving parts.

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The Haunting of Bly Manor: The First Spine-Tingling Trailer For Mike Flanagan’s Latest

“The people here, they’re born here, they die here.”

Netflix has released the official The Haunting of Bly Manor trailer for Mike Flanagan’s follow-up to the acclaimed horror-anthology series The Haunting of Hill House.

The second season is based on Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw, which centers around a young governess charged with teaching two orphans in a grand manor as a duo of ghosts torment her. The horror is in the unknown. Are spirits real — or is the woman simply going mad? The young governess is who narrates the story but Flanagan revealed that the season will actually adapt dozens of James’ horror stories, in addition to The Turn of the Screw.

Check out the first trailer for The Haunting of Bly Manor below, which showcases a slow piano version to the melody of Mötley Crüe’s 1985 song “Home Sweet Home”:

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Ratched Trailer: Sarah Paulson Stars In Ryan Murphy’s Creepy-Looking Origin Story

Netflix has released a trailer for Ratched, its upcoming origin story based on the character of Nurse Mildred Ratched from One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. It will premiere on the streaming service on September 18th.

Over two seasons and 18 episodes, the series (which begins in 1947, 16 years before the events of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest) follows Mildred Ratched as she arrives in Northern California to begin working at a psychiatric hospital where new and unsettling experiments have begun on the human mind. But Mildred is actually on her own secret mission to infiltrate the mental health care system, and soon her perfect nurse image begins to slip, exposing the darkness within her and “revealing that true monsters are made, not born.”

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The Old Guard: Charlize Theron Is Netflix’s New Immortal Ass-Kicker

Netflix has unveiled the first official trailer for the epic action fantasy movie from director Gina Prince-Bythewood, based on the graphic novel series of the same name by Greg Rucka.

Forever is harder than it looks. Led by a warrior named Andy (Charlize Theron), a covert group of tight-knit mercenaries with a mysterious inability to die have fought to protect the mortal world for centuries. But when the team is recruited to take on an emergency mission and their extraordinary abilities are suddenly exposed, it’s up to Andy and Nile (Kiki Layne), the newest soldier to join their ranks, to help the group eliminate the threat of those who seek to replicate & monetize their power by any means necessary.

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Netflix’s Hollywood: First Trailer For Ryan Murphy’s Rewrite Of Tinseltown

The limited-series presents an alternative version of history wherein actors and writers of color are more openly part of the Hollywood studio system.

As described in the official plot synopsis, Hollywood “exposes and examines decades-old power dynamics, and what the entertainment landscape might look like if they had been dismantled.” From prostitution and sexual harassment to racism to homophobia and the fascination with homosexuality, these burgeoning young stars are faced with the challenges of an unfair system, with biases against racism, gender, and sexuality that still feel prominent to this day.

Check out the first trailer for Netflix’s Hollywood below:

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Extraction Trailer: Chris Hemsworth Goes Full Dad Rock In New Netflix Action FIlm

Netflix has launched the first official trailer for the kidnapping rescue action thriller is the directorial feature debut of Marvel Cinematic Universe stunt coordinator and actor Sam Hargrave.

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