I honestly haven’t heard much about director Denis Villeneuve’s (Prisoners, Sicario) new project, Arrival, but now it has moved near the top of the list. I had to check that Roger Deakins wasn’t the director of photography because this looks gorgeous. Turns out that Bradford Young (Selma, A Most Violent Year) is taking over those duties after the legendary Deakins had them the last two pictures that Villeneuve made.
I know we’ve had a few ‘Why This Trailer Is Great‘ posts at the early onset of this site, but damn man, you’ve got to give credit where it’s due. I love the mystery, the set up, the intrigue, the wonder. This IS a great teaser, but the full trailer arrives, er, debuts 8/16 and we will give you more thoughts on the full version next week.
Enjoy the teaser below (“Global War” Spot seems to be a little telling, no?) and let us know what you think!
His love of most things in entertainment can be summed up by having an English Bulldog named Spielberg and consistently asking if it’s Halloween yet.