It was an action-packed week in entertainment marketing. From space missions to racetracks to war zones, this week's work was like a dose of adrenaline. Buckle up and take a look at some of the notable trailers and teasers released this week.
Rambo: Last Blood
Agency: AV Squad
In the trailer for the final installment of the iconic franchise, Sylvester Stallone reprises the role of Rambo and he's back with a vengeance. Now, he must use his unique set of combat skills to prevail at one final mission. The action begins Sept. 20.
In the trailer for Animals, based on the novel by Emma Jane Unsworth, we examine the challenges of adulting. Whether it's falling in love or maintaining friendships, it's hard work when we're all animals at heart. Be a part of the party Aug. 2.
Imagine a world where unicorns fly, mermaids splash freely, and garden gnomes do the yard work. The trailer for Pixar and Disney Studios' film Onward does the imagining for you. It looks like an elfing good time. It cometh to a screen near you in March 2020.
The Black Godfather
Agency: Mob Scene
Get ready to meet the original influencer, Clarence Avant, in the Netflix documentary The Black Godfather. The trailer for the doc includes a who's who of pop culture—from Snoop Dog to Barack Obama. One man's influence changed the world as we know it. See his story June 7.
Family holds new meaning for a group of moms who have to handle their husbands' mob dealings after the men are locked behind bars. The Kitchen stars Elizabeth Moss, Tiffany Haddish and Melissa McCarthy. With a lineup like that, you don't want to miss these bosses Aug. 9.
Ford v. Ferrari
20th Century Fox
Agency: The Refinery
Poster Agency: L.A.
Buckle up because the trailer for Ford v. Ferrari is a hell of a ride! Not only is there action, but there's also an incredible true story of what can happen when you challenge industry standards. Also take a moment to appreciate the beautiful key art. The film stars Matt Damon and Christian Bale and will race into theatres Nov. 15.
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
Agency: Trailer Park
Prepare to be awed by the visually stunning trailer for the new Netflix series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. This Jim Henson production shows that when darkness rises, adventure begins. The series looks like everything we've been missing about animatronics since The Labyrinth. Be a part of this epic quest on Aug. 30.
Showtime is giving us an inside look at the mastermind behind some of music's greatest albums, Rick Rubin. In the trailer for the docuseries Shangri-La, we see what drives the creative inspiration of the man who gave pop culture it's soundtrack. Tune in July 12.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
Agency Buddha Jones
The trailer for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark tells the tale of a group of friends who discover a book of scary stories. Soon the stories come to life, terrorizing the friends one by one. Things will get spooky on Aug. 9.
The trailer for Luce, a favorite on the festival circuit, shows a thought-provoking and provocative story that will keep you guessing from start to finish. Uncover the secrets Aug. 2.
20th Century Fox
Agency: Wild Card
What if your greatest hero became the villain? In the trailer for Ad Astra, an astronaut is forced to face that reality when his father, a fellow astronaut, goes rogue on a space mission. Starring Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones and Liv Tyler, Ad Astra looks like an intense mission that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Mission launches Sept. 20.
Wonder Woman 1984
Agency: Works Adv
Try to take your eyes off this visually stunning teaser poster. Not only is the new costume revealed, but the colors burst from the poster like a magnetic force. If this a glimpse of what's to come from the campaign, I can't wait to see more. Wonder Woman returns June 5, 2020.
Agency: Wild Card
Who's the man? Shaft! That's right and he's back and he doesn't give a fuck about being politically correct in this hilarious red band trailer. Glad to see some things never change. The man is back June 14.
Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese
Agency: Open Road
Bob Dylan fans around the globe get ready, we've been waiting for this. The trailer for Martin Scorsese's documentary on Bob Dylan's 1975 tour is here! And it's as artful as the musician itself—stylized title cards and clips of Vaudville. This documentary looks like a beautiful glimpse into those cultural times and a love letter to the music. Mark your calendars for June 12.