Introducing The Trailer Park

Edited 7/27 928, 941 There’s something about a well-executed trailer.  Ideally, they’re like a starter before a rich meal (Or foreplay.  Either analogy works):  They whet the palate for the (hopefully) more substantial repast to come. A good trailer teases–yet doesn’t withhold everything–which almost sank J.J. Abrams’ “Super 8”, till Paramount pulled out all the stops–and […]

Trailer for ‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’

The trailer for “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” has come out, and it looks interesting, though isn’t that the point of a trailer? I thought that the first Mission Impossible film was OK; not so much the second, despite being directed by John Woo.  The third, by J.J. Abrams, felt a bit more in the spirit […]