Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy was, simply put, legendary. The high-fantasy genre has almost always struggled with film with exceptions far too few and far between. However, with everything working against one of the most ambitious film projects in its time, Peter Jackson filmed the trilogy in one, cohesive vision and they successfully blended Tolkien’s now archetypical high-fantasy world with the film medium. The results were impressive and defined a generation of movie-goers, setting a new standard for a once lost genre.
The teaser trailer for Man of Steel was all about atmospherics. A mournful voice-over from a father figure, Smallville, and the sense of Clark’s isolation. This first full-length trailer continues to be heavy on tone building while also showing glimpses of action, Lois Lane, Zod, Jor-El, and Christopher Meloni.
For months fans have wondered just what villain actor Benedict Cumberbatch would be playing in next year's Star Trek Into Darkness. Would he be Khan? Would he be Gary Mitchell? Would he be a whale from Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home? Well, today Paramount has revealed his characters name. We understand that some may not want to know this going into the film, so consider what follows to be a spoiler!