20+ Movie Trailers: Justin Timberlake, Olivia Wilde, Ryan Gosling, Halle Berry, Ben Stiller, Lea Michele, Channing Tatum, Rihanna, and more

Man the Battleship! This action movie has eye candy for both guys and girls: Taylor Kitsch (X-men Origins: Wolverine), Alexander Skarsgard (True Blood), Brooklyn Decker (Just Go With It), and singer Rihanna. Expected U.S. release date: May 18, 2012

All I can say about the Paranormal Activity 3 trailer is, “meh.” Expected U.S. release date: Oct. 21, 2011

Comedy ensues in Tower Heist as Ben Stiller (Tropic Thunder), Casey Affleck (Ocean’s 11), and Eddie Murphy (Dream Girls) try to rob the rich guy who screwed them over. Expected U.S. release date: Nov. 6, 2011

Francis Ford Coppola’s next project is entitled, Twixt. Val Kilmer (Kiss Kiss Bang Bang) tries to write a new book and solve a murder. Somehow, a girl (Elle Fanning from Super 8) is connected to both. Expected U.S. release date: unknown

Firefly fans will be delighted to see Alan Tudyk in the comedy/horror film, Tucker and Dale vs. Evil. I could attempt to explain the movie, but it might be “better” if you watch the trailer directly. Expected U.S. release date: Sept. 30, 2011

The Woman, on the other hand, is a straight up horror movie. The plot: A man finds a woman in the wild and brings her into his home. Expected U.S. release date: unknown

Jason Statham (The Transporter), Clive Owen (Closer), and Robert De Niro (Taxi Driver) will “rock you like a hurricane” in this second trailer for Killer Elite. Expected U.S. release date: Sept. 23, 2011

Steven Soderbergh directs Channing Tatum (Step Up), Ewan McGregor (Moulin Rouge), Michael Fassbender (Jane Eyre), Michael Douglas (The American President), and Antonio Banderas (Shrek) in Haywire. Despite all that testerone, the action star is mixed martial arts fighter, Gina Carano. Expected U.S. release date: Jan. 20, 2012

Bunraku, a revenge action flick, is shot in a style similar to Sin City and Kill Bill combined. Josh Hartnett (Pearl Harbor), Woody Harrelson (Zombieland), Demi Moore (Ghost), and Kevin McKidd (Grey’s Anatomy) headline the film. Expected U.S. release date: Sept. 30, 2011

What follows is just the teaser trailer, but I can tell you that Willem Dafoe (Spiderman) plays The Hunter who’s looking for the last Tasmanian tiger. Expected U.S. release date: unknown

With Margin Call, you’ll get a thriller set at an investment bank during the financial meltdown. The cast boasts of big names, such as Moore, Jeremy Irons (Eragon), Kevin Spacey (American Beauty), Zachary Quinto (Star Trek), Stanley Tucci (Julia and Julia), Penn Badgley (Gossip Girl), and Paul Bettany (A Beautiful Mind). Expected U.S. release date: Oct. 21, 2011

Red Tails tells the true story of African-American pilots who fought racism to fly planes during WWII. Terrence Howard (Iron Man) and Cuba Gooding Jr. (Men of Honor) star. Expected U.S. release date: Jan. 20, 2012

For a piece set in the mixed martial arts world, Warrior‘s trailer sure does tug at your heartstrings. The drama centers on two estranged brothers (Tom Hardy from Inception and Joel Edgerton from King Arthur) who end up having to fight each other for the championship title. Expected U.S. release date: Sept. 9, 2011

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy takes place during the Cold War when Gary Oldman (The Dark Knight) has to sniff out a Soviet spy. As you’ll see from the two trailer versions below (both with great, bleak vibes), Hardy and Colin Firth (The King’s Speech) co-star. Expected U.S. release date: Nov. 18, 2011

Before Juno Temple appears in The Dark Knight Rises, she’ll grace the screens in Dirty Girl. Mary Steenburgen (Joan of Arcadia), Tim McGraw (Country Strong), Milla Jovovich (Resident Evil), and William H. Macy (Lincoln Lawyer) are all a part of this coming-of-age tale. Expected U.S. release date: Aug. 5, 2011

Presenting the Glee: The 3D Concert Movie … Expected U.S. release date: Aug. 12, 2011

Knights of Badassdom, a comedy, focuses on Ryan Kwanten (True Blood) and Summer Glau (Serenity) as they role play medieval characters. (Did you know that some people actually do that in real life?) The twist: They unwittingly conjure up a monster and have to defeat it. Expected U.S. release date: unknown

The story of Good Old Fashioned Orgy can be gleamed from the title. The R-rated comedy includes Jason Sudeikis (Saturday Night Live) and Leslie Bibb (Iron Man). Expected U.S. release date: unknown

Ryan Reynolds (Green Lantern) and Jason Bateman (Juno) switch bodies in The Change-Up. Olivia Wilde (House) and Leslie Mann (17 Again) step in as their love interests. Below is the second red band trailer. Expected U.S. release date: Aug. 5, 2011

In Time comes from the same writer behind The Truman Show and The Terminal. In a world where everyone stops aging at 25, Justin Timberlake (The Social Network) finds himself with too much time that others are willing to kill for. For the rest of the film, he goes on the run with Amanda Seyfried (Mean Girls). Wilde, Matt Bomer (White Collar), and Cillian Murphy (Batman Begins) all play a role in this sci-fi suspense piece. Check out two different sneak peeks below. Expected U.S. release date: October 28, 2011

Moneyball is an inspirational baseball movie, which is based on a true story written by The Blind Side author. In addition to Brad Pitt (Mr. and Mrs. Smith), there’s Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jonah Hill (Superbad), and Chris Pratt (Everwood). Expected U.S. release date: Sept. 23, 2011

In the action film, The Darkest Hour, a group of friends try to survive in Moscow after an alien invasion. Emile Hirsch (Into the Wild) and Olivia Thirlby (Juno) co-star. Expected U.S. release date: Dec. 23, 2011

I love the trailer of The Ides of March! The political thriller is mysterious, suspenseful, and shows off the brilliant cast, including Ryan Gosling (Half Nelson), Evan Rachel Wood (Thirteen), Marisa Tomei (The Wrestler), Paul Giamatti (Cinderella Man), Hoffman (Capote), and George Clooney, who also directed it. Expected U.S. release date: Oct. 7, 2011

Gosling is on a roll with another great-looking movie, Drive. As of late, this film festival darling has 8.9 stars on IMDb.com. Carey Mulligan (An Education), Christina Hendricks (Mad Men), and Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) co-star. Expected U.S. release date: Sept. 16, 2011

Like Crazy, a look at the long-distance relationship between Anton Yelchin (Star Trek) and newcomer Felicity Jones, has drawn comparisons to 500 Days of Summer. Oscar nominee Jennifer Lawrence co-stars. Expected U.S. release date: Oct. 28, 2011

New Year’s Eve is patterned after Valentine’s Day, where there’s multiple stories told simultaneously. Several familiar faces from Valentine’s reappear, like Ashton Kutcher and Jessica Biel, but this isn’t a sequel. It should also be noted that it’s just a sneak peek, so the video reveals more of the cast than the actual plot. Nonetheless, two of the storylines they do show look like they’ll be my faves in the movie.
In one of them, Josh Duhamel (Transformers) is on a search for his dream girl he met once before. The trailer doesn’t betray who it is, but my guess is it’s Halle Berry (Monster’s Ball). The other interesting story is where Michelle Pfeiffer (Hairspray) enlists Zac Efron (17 Again) to help her accomplish her New Year’s resolutions. (Don’t we all need help with that?)
More star power comes in the form of Sofia Vergara (Modern Family), Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine), Lea Michele (Glee), Robert De Niro (Meet the Parents), Hilary Swank (P.S. I Love You), Katherine Heigl (The Ugly Truth), and Sarah Jessica Parker (Sex and the City). Expected U.S. release date: Dec. 9, 2011

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