Must Watch: First Trailer for Terrence Malick's Film 'Knight of Cups'
"See the palm trees? They tell you anything is possible." Wow. It's time to get our very first look at the new Terrence Malick film, two years after he delivered To the Wonder. Malick's Knight of Cups is his latest film about celebrities and excess starring Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett and Natalie Portman. This first trailer from FilmNation comes after the announcement that the film will premiere at Berlinale next year. The footage is everything you'd expect from Malick and pretty much a critic's wet dream, showing the excess of Hollywood, and all the craziness that comes with it - from love to parties to drugs and much more. This looks much better than To the Wonder, but I'm still not sure about it. "You gave me peace, joy, love…"
Here's the first official trailer for Terrence Malick's Knight of Cups, direct from FilmNation's YouTube:
The only plot description so far for Knight of Cups: A man, temptations, celebrity, and excess. Knight of Cups is the latest film written & directed by critically acclaimed American filmmaker Terrence Malick, of the must see films Badlands, Days of Heaven, The Thin Red Line, The New World, The Tree of Life and To the Wonder previously. Aside from Bale, Blanchett & Portman, the cast includes: Brian Dennehy, Antonio Banderas, Freida Pinto, Wes Bentley, Isabel Lucas, Teresa Palmer, Imogen Poots, Armin Mueller-Stahl and the voice of Ben Kingsley. Malick's Knight of Cups premieres at the 2015 Berlin Film Festival in February before opening in theaters sometime in 2015. Stay tuned for updates. Everything you've been waiting for?
Reader Feedback - 18 Comments
The Palm Tree of Life
W. on Dec 15, 2014
Now, that's funny!
kitano0 on Dec 15, 2014
The trailer lost me in the first 20 seconds.
MattPeloquin on Dec 15, 2014
This looks freaking great! Love me some Malick.
Nielsen700 on Dec 15, 2014
Malick is so different. I love it.
IamSlave on Dec 15, 2014
I haven't watched Malick's movie for some time. It looks like I could like this one...
shiboleth on Dec 15, 2014
His movies are beautiful no doubt, but Ive never really been able to grasp them.
Jon Odishaw on Dec 15, 2014
I watched nothing but Malick for a week one time. I fell in love with those movies. The experience was profound. I haven't seen the last one, I had to take a break, or be spoiled for good. I am really excited for this new one. The trailer, as many, was too long, but beautiful. But, it is a waste to try to promote Malick to the mainstream. Besides, I want him to stay as un-famous as possilbe.
kitano0 on Dec 15, 2014
Fuck that looks amazing!
Mr Chatterbox on Dec 15, 2014
The trilogy will be complete. I can't wait to to see this.
Charles Knowlton on Dec 15, 2014
Pretty sure Malick has made the same movie several times now. They look beautiful but otherwise....
ff on Dec 15, 2014
Ty Webb on Dec 16, 2014
Fucking voice-over whisper. Do an audio book.
Jamie Holmes on Dec 16, 2014
evey malick movie is a great expencerience,but you must be open for no action and no story... Seen under the skin,and it was amazing,but also no story,onley powerfull images...
Avi on Dec 16, 2014
Great. Visuals galore.
DAVIDPD on Dec 16, 2014
Well, OK. But I'd rather see him return as Bats.
Nash on Dec 16, 2014
Very intruging xdddddddddddfefrfff
dvt on Dec 16, 2014
Bibowski on Dec 29, 2014
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