Must Watch: Official Trailer for Max Winkler's Comedy 'Ceremony'
"I am at war with this man right now!" Magnolia Pictures has debuted the official trailer on Apple for Max Winkler's directing debut called Ceremony, a charming comedy set on Long Island following friends Sam (Michael Angarano) and Marshall (Reece Thompson), who travel to a wedding they're not a part of. As you'll soon find out, Angarano think he's in love with Uma Thurman, who's getting married to Lee Pace. You'll also get a taste of the brilliant Jake Johnson, who plays Uma's brother and is hilarious in this. It has a bit of a Wes Anderson feel, but it's great in many of its own ways (read/watch my Toronto review). Enjoy!
Watch the official trailer for Max Winkler's Ceremony:
You can also watch the Ceremony trailer in High Definition on Apple
Ceremony is both written and directed by 27-year-old filmmaker Max Winkler, making his feature debut after the award winning short The King of Central Park and working on the web series Clark and Michael. The film has a score from Fruitbats singer Eric D. Johnson as well as other great songs on the soundtrack. After premiering at the Toronto Film Fest last year, it was picked up by Magnolia Pictures, who is bringing Ceremony to limited theaters on April 8th following a VOD on March 4th. Look like something you'll see?
Reader Feedback - 14 Comments
Nice to see michael and reece not playing highschool students any more. They can only go up from here. Also this looks pretty decent, probably check it out eventually.
John I.G. on Feb 4, 2011
jake johnson plays uma's sister? genderbending anyone?
Hermes on Feb 4, 2011
Uma's "Sister?" or Brother?
Josiah IsEpic Rizzo on Feb 4, 2011
simple and creative, i like.
cynic on Feb 4, 2011
looks good, and its Uma Thurman, she's a total babe...I'm in!
Anonymous on Feb 4, 2011
looks quirky and funny and Lee Pace looks amazing in it, so happy to see him in a decent movie (he has been in really low-quality productions since "Pushing Daisies")
F.C. on Feb 4, 2011
is the guy who plays sam the kid from sky high?
Nick on Feb 4, 2011
whoa. this plus BEGINNNERS, equals most looked forward to movies of the year. Max Winkler is going places.
SaMwise3 on Feb 5, 2011
This actually looks decent and I adore Lee Pace. He's been in crap films lately, but he looks awesome in this.
Traveler on Feb 5, 2011
meh. it doesn't look bad; but, i'm just not that interested.
Anonymous on Feb 5, 2011
lame sure hes from sky high ps rebecca mader! aka charlotte from lost!
A5J4DX on Feb 4, 2011
Looks like Thurman is cradle robbing!
DanJohn on Mar 17, 2011
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