Must Watch: First Trailer for Coen Bros' New Comedy 'Hail, Caesar!'
"Who are We? The future." Universal has unveiled an outstanding first full-length trailer for the new Coen Brothers movie, written & directed by Joel & Ethan, hitting theaters early next February right in the thick of the awards season hoopla next year. Hail, Caesar! is an original comedy set in the 1950's following a Hollywood fixer trying to keep the stars' in line. George Clooney plays actor Baird Whitlock, along with Josh Brolin, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Channing Tatum, Scarlett Johansson, Frances McDormand and Jonah Hill. Helluva cast. This looks absolutely fabulous, way more wild and amusing than I was expecting for the Coens, but maybe I shouldn't be so surprised after all. I'm so there. Take a look.
Here's the first official trailer for the Coen Brothers' Hail, Caesar!, direct from Universal's YouTube:
This new comedy from Joel & Ethan Coen is about a Hollywood fixer in the 1950s working to keep the studio's stars in line. Hail, Caesar! is both written and directed by iconic American filmmakers Joel Coen and Ethan Coen, of the films Inside Llewyn Davis, True Grit, A Serious Man, Burn After Reading, No Country for Old Men, O Brother Where Art Thou?, The Big Lebowski, Fargo, Barton Fink and Miller's Crossing. previously. "I wouldn't actually call it a 'musical comedy' — there are movies within the movie, and those movies might have comedic music, but the movie we’re making is actually not comical," composer Carter Burwell said earlier this year about the film. It has not premiered at any festivals yet. Universal will release the Coen Bros' Hail, Caesar! in limited theaters starting on February 5th, 2016 next year. You in?