Briefs (Comic-Con Edition) : New Trailers, Posters, Clips & More!

A mix of stuff from the seated area of Hall H and beyond

Grand Turismo – New Trailer!
Gran Turismo is based on the unbelievable true story of a team of unlikely underdogs – a struggling working-class gamer (Archie Madekwe), a failed former racecar driver (David Harbour), and an idealistic motorsport executive (Orlando Bloom). Together, they risk it all to take on the most elite sport in the world. Gran Turismo is an inspiring, thrilling, and action-packed story that proves that nothing is impossible when you’re fuelled from within. David Harbour, Orlando Bloom, Archie Madekwe, Darren Barnet, Geri Halliwell Horner and Djimon Hounsou star in a film by Neill Blomkamp, opening August 10.

Secret Invasion – Hulu preview
To celebrate the highly anticipated “Secret Invasion” finale on Disney+, The Walt Disney Company will offer viewers a special opportunity to watch the first three episodes of the hit series on its Hulu platform, starting tomorrow. Marking the occasion, a Skrull invasion is imminent at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend: fans attending the convention may bump into – or become – one of the menacing shapeshifters.
“Secret Invasion” episodes “Resurrection,” “Promises” and “Betrayed” will stream on Hulu from Friday, July 21, through Thursday, August 17.
Marvel Studios’ thrilling espionage series “Secret Invasion” is streaming on Disney+, where subscribers currently have access to the first five episodes, with Episode 6, the finale, premiering next Wednesday, July 26.
In Marvel Studios’ new series “Secret Invasion,” set in the present day MCU, Nick Fury learns of a clandestine invasion of Earth by a faction of shapeshifting Skrulls. Fury joins his allies, including Everett Ross, Maria Hill and the Skrull Talos, who has made a life for himself on Earth. Together they race against time to thwart an imminent Skrull invasion and save humanity.
Marvel Studios’ “Secret Invasion” stars Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Cobie Smulders, Martin Freeman, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Charlayne Woodard, Killian Scott, Samuel Adewunmi, Dermot Mulroney, Christopher McDonald, Katie Finneran, with Emilia Clarke and Olivia Colman, and Don Cheadle.

Lionsgate Horror Releases
New SteelBooks® from Lionsgate arrive September 12th at a Walmart near you on Blu-ray™ + Digital this Halloween.
Curate the ultimate horror collection before Halloween when these exclusive SteelBooks® arrive September 12th from Lionsgate at a Walmart near you on Blu-ray™ + Digital. Each frightful SteelBook® memorializes these iconic titles through an all-new stylized and ageless look, with artwork created by the artist Bond. The featured titles include SAW 1-8 for the suggested retail price of $49.99, Leprechaun 1-8 for the suggested retail price of $49.99, Rob Zombie Triple Feature (House of 1000 Corpses, The Devil’s Rejects, and 3 from Hell) for the suggested retail price of $39.99, Rob Zombie’s Halloween I & II Double Feature for the suggested retail price of $34.99, and Blair Witch Project Double Feature for the suggested retail price of $34.99.

Saw X Clip and New Date
A new Comic-Con preview of Sax X has been released. Further, Lionsgate has announced that it will be releasing the film early – September 29. John Kramer (Tobin Bell) is back. The most disturbing installment of the Saw franchise yet explores the untold chapter of Jigsaw’s most personal game. Set between the events of Saw I and II, a sick and desperate John travels to Mexico for a risky and experimental medical procedure in hopes of a miracle cure for his cancer – only to discover the entire operation is a scam to defraud the most vulnerable. Armed with a newfound purpose, the infamous serial killer returns to his work, turning the tables on the con artists in his signature visceral way through devious, deranged, and ingenious traps.

The cast of FX and Noah Hawley’s upcoming Alien series has added Alex Lawther (“The End of the F——- World”), who’ll play the male lead, Samuel Blenkin (“Black Mirror”) as CEO Boy Kavalier, Essie Davis (“Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries”) as Dame Silvia and Adarsh Gourav (“The White Tiger”) as Slightly. [More…]

New Exorcist Posters
Blumhouse and Universal today released new posters for The Exorcist : Believer, releasing October 13.

New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Clip!
Paramount have released a new clip from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mutant Mayhem, releasing in theaters August 2. After years of being sheltered from the human world, the Turtle brothers set out to win the hearts of New Yorkers and be accepted as normal teenagers through heroic acts. Their new friend April O’Neil helps them take on a mysterious crime syndicate, but they soon get in over their heads when an army of mutants is unleashed upon them.

The Marvels – Second Trailer
A second trailer for Marvel Studios’ upcoming superhero blockbuster has been released ahead of its November 10 release.

Warner Bros delaying 3 to 2024?
As a result of the strike, Warner Bros are looking at delaying three of their films – Dune : Part Two, The Color Purple, and Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom – to 2024. [More…]

Out this week – In Theaters, on VOD, and Disc
Artists in Agony : Kill Bill meets This is Spinal Tap in a unique venture from veteran VFX artist Kenneth Lui that’s both funny and fiery. (VOD)
Oppenheimer : Undoubtedly the standout of the week, this exhaustive, comprehensive and brilliantly-performed 3-hour epic will be the to beat come Oscars ’24. (Theaters)
Barbie : Unreviewed. (Theaters)

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