Movie Trailers

Culture Of Cinema: Just Why Do We Enjoy The Big Screen?

Phillip Othen | Posted 01.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

Though there are many wonderful activities available for our leisurely pleasure on this funny little planet called Earth, surely the happiest, worthie...

Why We Are Obsessed With Cinema Trailers

Phillip Othen | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

The answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe and everything is not love. It’s not peace. It’s not even 42. It is cinema. Pure and sim...

There's A Re-Worked 'Ghostbusters' Trailer For All The People Complaining About The Female Cast

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Comedy

When the first trailer for the new 'Ghostbusters' reboot landed, a lot of people were very angry. Because it has women in lead roles instead of men. B...

If Tinder Had A Superhero, It Would Be A Little Something Like This

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.06.2016 | UK Comedy

It seems like every possible superhero is being given a movie these days, and the funny people at Rooster Teeth have dreamt up a dating app themed her...

First Look At The Trailer For 'Leicester City: The Movie'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Comedy

Created for HuffPost UK Comedy by Handface. Following a storming season that saw Leicester City Football Club rise from 5000/1 odds to winning the Pre...

Five Best Film Trailers

Stuart Laws | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Stuart Laws

Film trailers = portentous voiceover, something to whet the appetite and at least four major spoilers. Think how amazing it would have been to have watched Jurassic Park with no knowledge that it was about a park of dinosaurs.

Someone Added Random Effects To The 'Batman Vs. Superman' Trailer And It's Ridiculous

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK Comedy

When you're a video editor and you have some downtime, sometimes your just end up getting a little crazy. That's what Italian video master Aldo Jon...

2015's Biggest Movies, All Recreated With Amazing Lego Scenes

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK Comedy

2015 was a huge year in film, and Lego mastermind Toscano Bricks has put together a supercut of some of the year's biggest movies using the little toy...

Star Wars May Be 'Awakening', but Have YOU Felt It?

Richard McCulloch | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Richard McCulloch

Are you excited about Star Wars: The Force Awakens? Annoyed? Or even utterly indifferent? This research study wants to hear YOUR views.

Donald Trump Is James Bond In 'Suspect Hair': In Cinemas Soon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Disavowed by his party, isolated for his views, ridiculed for his hair, our intrepid hero must prove he doesn't wear a wig. Donald Trump is James Bond...

Everything Is Terrifying In 'The Lego Horror Movie' Parody

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Tech

Everything is certainly not awesome in this re-imagining of 'The Lego Movie'. Moving on from the wonderfully happy and colourful original, this fa...

"IT'S NOT WHAT YOU SPEND, IT'S WHAT YOU SAY": Movie-Marketing by Brilliant Example

Simon Pont | Posted 17.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Simon Pont

Churchill famously described Russia as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma." The description could as easily stand for what the best teaser marketing looks to achieve.

If The Trailer For 'Godzilla' Had Told The Truth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Hoorah! It's another Honest Trailer! "Get ready for the tease of the summer, bringing you the king of the monsters as you've never seen him before:...

'Fifty Shades of Grey' Trailer: First Prize for False Advertising

Gail Dines | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Gail Dines

If there were a competition for false advertising, the much-talked-about trailer for the Fifty Shades of Grey movie would walk away with first prize... If we move from the trailer to the book, the sex isn't so much hot as violent and dehumanizing. Christian has a thing for what is generally called sadomasochism in the popular press, but in the book what we see is pure sadism carried out by a sophisticated predator who knows how to groom vulnerable girls. The most likely real-world ending of Fifty Shades of Grey is fifty shades of black and blue.

One Of The World's Most Famous Voices - Hal Douglas Dies Aged 89

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Hal Douglas, a movie trailer voiceover artist, has passed away at the age of 89. His daughter Sarah told the New York Times that Douglas, who crea...

If The Trailer For 'Gravity' Was Honest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Comedy

We are, here at Huffington Post UK Comedy, huge fans of the Screen Junkies team. But never more so than right now - as the Oscar-nominated, BAFTA-winn...

Do Film Trailers Lie to Us?

Dr Keith M. Johnston | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Dr Keith M. Johnston

What is often overlooked, or downright ignored, when such claims are made, is whether 'real' audiences feel misled, or lied to. Because, if audiences actually believe this, if they feel they are regularly being mis-sold or duped, then why does the trailer remain so incredibly popular? Why do millions of people search for, and download, new trailers every day?

WATCH: A Trailer For Every Hipster Indie Movie Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

All the cool hipsters are at the Sundance Film Festival right now. So if you're sad about not being there with them, fear not - because the trailer fo...

It's Oscar Nominations Trivia Time!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

It's that time of year again - Oscars time, that is. READ MORE: Leonardo's Time Is Surely Here - But We've Said That A Few Times Before! With a...

WATCH: Couple Make Scary Movie Trailer To Announce Pregnancy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

SEE ALSO: WATCH: Devil Baby Prank Terrifies New Yorkers It's coming in June 2014.... It's the most terrifying-looking film of the year... It's... t...

WATCH: Hilarious New 'Muppets Most Wanted' Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

Today, we tip our hat to the evil genius behind the new trailer for 'Muppets Most Wanted'. Because they're an even better trailer maker than Cameron D...

WATCH: The 'Die Hard' Trailer Recut - With Bloopers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK Comedy

One of the best movies set at Christmas time just got even better - thanks to Slacktory's recut. Check out their trailer for 'Derp Hard' - 'Die Har...

'Love Actually 2': The Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Comedy

Want to find out what happened to all your favourite characters from 'Love Actually'? Be prepared for some nasty surprises... (Via Official Comedy)...

Thor: The Honest Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Comedy

"He's an idiot demagogue prince with a magical hammer that really needs to buy a vowel." Yes, it can only be Thor. And it can only be another grea...

WATCH: If The Trailers For 'The Matrix' Movies Were Honest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Sit back and enjoy the trailer for "the mindblowing sci-fi game-changer - and the sequels that took a huge steaming dump on it" - courtesy of those fu...