Wow! This week was packed to the rafters with new movie trailers and TV teasers. It seems streaming services are in overdrive, releasing a whole bunch of teasers for their upcoming titles. We’re definitely not complaining, and we’re sure you’re excited to populate your watchlists with some of this content.
There’s a true-crime series based on notorious serial killer Charles Sobhraj, two new superhero titles with very different flavors from Netflix, and a whole lot more. So without further ado, get set and hit play.
The best new movie trailers and TV show teasers for upcoming streaming titles
Netflix has released the first trailer for its upcoming series inspired by the story of serial killer and conman Charles Sobhraj and his girlfriend Marie-Andrée Leclerc. Sobhraj was at one point Interpol’s most wanted man for carrying out a spree of crimes across Thailand, Nepal, and India. The eight-part limited series will follow the remarkable attempts to bring him to justice.
This new movie trailer for the upcoming Netflix documentary has some startling footage of just how huge our impact on the seas has become. The film examines the global fishing industry, showing how human actions are causing widespread environmental destruction.
Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer are Thunder Force — best friends turned superheroes thanks to a lab experiment. Of course, there are also new kinds of supervillain that need to be taught a lesson. The new movie trailer gives us a good sense of what to expect from the lighthearted adventure-comedy. This one comes to Netflix in early April.
DOTA: Dragon’s Blood
A couple of days back, we got the date announcement trailer for Netflix’s animated DOTA adaption. Now, we have a full-fledged series trailer giving us an extended look at the rise of the Dragon Knight Davion. A dark hidden truth is about to be revealed as the battle of the ages begins. If you’re a fan of the Valve MOBA, this fantasy anime should already be on your watchlist.
This new series trailer for Netflix’s big-ticket superhero title shows the pages of Mark Miller and Frank Quitely’s graphic novel come to life, literally. Millar recently compared the upcoming Netflix show to The Godfather “in the sense that it’s about an unusual family at the heart of the most outrageous situation.” Describing the show to Entertainment Weekly, Miller said the following:
What if the world’s coolest guy, like Superman, married the world’s coolest woman, like Wonder Woman, and they had these f—ing awful children who would be like the Kardashians?
Curiosity piqued? Check out the clip below.
Apple TV Plus has released a trailer for its new series told entirely through 12-minute phone conversations and abstract visuals. You’ll hear the immersive mysteries in the voices of Pedro Pascal, Rosario Dawson Aubrey Plaza, Lily Collins, and Nick Jonas. Apple says this is a “groundbreaking television experience” with bone-chilling snackable stories. Check out what’s in store below.
The Mosquito Coast
Apple’s new series trailer for The Mosquito Coast promises a thrilling adventure based on the best-selling book by American travel writer and novelist Paul Theroux. The gripping tale follows the dangerous journey of a radical idealist and brilliant inventor, Allie Fox (played by Justin Theroux), who uproots his family for Mexico when they suddenly find themselves on the run from the US government.
Made for Love
Featuring Cristin Milioti, Ray Romano, Noma Dumezweni, and Billy Magnussen, Made for Love is a dark comedy based on a 2017 novel of the same name. The trailer for the upcoming HBO Max TV show teases a twisted story wherein a girl (Milioti) unwittingly gets a surveillance chip installed in her brain by her husband (Magnussen). Now that’s a marriage made in hell!
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