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Skyfall Trailer: Bond's Chicken Little Moment?

The official teaser trailer was released yesterday (May 21st) for the November 2012 premiere of Skyfall, the latest MGM/Columbia installation of the venerable spy series featuring Daniel Craig as the redoubtable English Secret Intelligence Service agent James Bond. In today’s … Continue reading

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COWBOYS AND ALIENS: Why did audiences laugh at the trailer?

It seemed an ill-omen when audiences responded to the theatrical trailer for Cowboys and Aliens with laughter. Not full throated laughter indicative of pleasure, but thin, nervous, awkward, even scornful laughs, titters and jeers. I recall seeing the trailer twice … Continue reading

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Confidently Underselling "THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO:" A READING

  My bad!   I hijacked the promised “trailer reading” of THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO for a disquisition on the temporal quality of trailer reception and the typical “quantity” of trailer consumption.  (See my previous post.)   In this … Continue reading

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