This Week in Trailers: “Motel Acacia”, “Fantasy Island”, “Beastie Boys Story”, and more!
This week in trailers: JC Santos uncover the horrid secrets of an immigrant safe house in Bradley Liew’s Motel Acacia; Lucy Hale takes a life-altering trip to a mysterious resort called Fantasy Island; and Spike Jonze pushes the boundaries of streaming with his “live” documentary, Beastie Boys Story.
Also released this week is the trailer for Epix’s updated take on H.G. Wells’ classic invasion thriller, War of the Worlds. There’s also Queen Sono over at Netflix, the first South African action-thriller in the platform Theodore Boborol’s sequel dully awaited sequel to Vince & Kath & James—this time, titled James & Pat & Dave—gets an official trailer too.
There’s more. Trailers have dropped for Carlo Mirabella-Davis’ Swallow, John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place Part II, Francis Annan’s Escape from Pretoria, Stella Meghie’s The Photograph, and more.
Here are the trailers you might have missed this week.
James & Pat & Dave
Direction: Theodore Boborol Release Date: February 12, 2020 Watch It: In theatres
Direction: Jeff Wadlow Release Date: February 12, 2020 Watch It: In theatres
Direction: Stella Meghie Release Date: February 14, 2020 Watch It: In theatres
War of the Worlds
Creator/Showrunner: Howard Overman Release Date: February 16, 2020 Watch It: Epix (FOX)