Trailers – Summary & Buzz: Film Openings USA –December 09,  2016 | bambinoides.com

Trailers – Summary & Buzz: Film Openings USA –December 09,  2016

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December 9

La La Land (2016) Poster

LA LA LAND

LIONSGATE

(2016)

rated-PG13

    –   Comedy | Drama | Musical | Romance

A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles.
rated-thumbs-UPSummary: Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail piano gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.
Director:

Damien Chazelle

Stars:

Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Amiée Conn, Terry Walters

Watch Trailer:

TheWrap | Alonso Duralde
The musical is as malleable and eclectic a genre as any other, and Chazelle reminds us how effectively it can be applied to intimate moments as well as huge ones.
Office Christmas Party (2016) Poster

OFFICE CHRISTMAS PARTY

PARAMOUNT PICTURES

(2016)

rated-R

    –   Comedy

rated-under-review_1When his uptight CEO sister threatens to shut down his branch, the branch manager throws an epic Christmas party in order to land a big client and save the day, but the party gets way out of hand…
Summary: When the CEO tries to close her hard-partying brother’s branch, he and his Chief Technical Officer must rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party in an effort to impress a potential client and close a sale that will save their jobs.
Directors:

Josh Gordon | Will Speck

Stars:

Kate McKinnon, Olivia Munn, Jennifer Aniston, Jamie Chung

Watch Trailer:

Befikre (2016) Poster

Befikre

(2016)

rated-unrated-UR

    –   Comedy | Crime | Romance

rated-under-review_1Set in Paris, Befikre is a free spirited, contemporary love story of Dharam and Shyra, who find love in an impulsive, engaging series of experiences. Doused in the spirit of Paris, it celebrates love- sensual, carefree and focused on living life to the fullest.
Director:

Aditya Chopra

Stars:

Ranveer Singh, Vaani Kapoor, Elisa Bachir Bey, Julie Ordon

Watch Trailer:

Friend Request - La morte ha il tuo profilo (2016) Poster

Friend Request

La morte ha il tuo profilo (2016)

rated-R

    –   Horror | Thriller

rated-under-review_1When a college student unfriends a mysterious girl online, she finds herself fighting a demonic presence that wants to make her lonely by killing her closest friends.
Director:

Simon Verhoeven

Stars:

Alycia Debnam-Carey, William Moseley, Connor Paolo, Brit Morgan

Watch Trailer:

Harry Benson: Shoot First (2016) Poster

HARRY BENSON: SHOOT FIRST

MAGNOLIA PICTURES

(2016)

rated-unrated-UR

 Documentary

Summary: Harry Benson: Shoot First charts the illustrious career of the renowned photographer who initially rose to fame alongside The Beatles, having been assigned to cover their inaugural trip to the United States in 1964. With unprecedented “behind the scenes” access, Benson captured some of the most vibrant and intimate portraits ever taken of the most popular band in history. His extensive portfolio includes iconic images of Winston Churchill, Bobby Fischer, Muhammad Ali, Greta Garbo, Michael Jackson, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Robert F. Kennedy assassination, and his work has appeared in publications including Life, Vanity Fair and The New Yorker. Now 86, workaholic Benson has no intention of stopping.
Directors:

Justin Bare | Matthew Miele

Stars:

Alec Baldwin, Gigi Benson, Harry Benson, Wendy Benson-Landes

Watch Trailer:

Movie Nation| Roger Moore
Benson, who turns 87 on Dec. 2, comes off as an adorable Scots curmudgeon in Justin Bare and Matthew Miele’s film.

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