I love trailers. Sometimes I’ll go back and watch them again, just for the excitement they capture so well. These are just a few of my favourites from recent years. Some give away too much of the story or too many moments from the final act. Some of the movies ended up not being very good. I don’t care about all that: these are still great trailers.
A more conventional second trailer followed.
I think I may have been one of the few people to be relatively disappointed with Inception, but the later trailers had me really curious to see it. Of course, it’s become famous for the ‘Inception horn’ sound, some variant of which has been used in almost every action trailer since.
Cloud Atlas (2012) extended trailer
An emotional, rich and exciting five minute epic of a trailer that almost feels like a movie in its own right.
Next up: Prometheus and Man of Steel →