Movie and TV Trailer Round-Up for August 2015

It's time once again to look at the coming attractions for movies.

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
(Release Date: January 15, 2016)
Directed by Michael Bay, an American ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya.

The 33
(Release Date: November 13, 2015)
Based on the true story, a gold and copper mine collapses, trapping 33 miners underground for 69 days, starring Antonio Banderas, Juliette Binoche, James Brolin, Lou Diamond Phillips, and Gabriel Byrne.

About Ray
(Release Date: February 11, 2016)
Naomi Watts, Elle Fanning, and Susan Sarandon star in a story about a teenager transitioning from female to male.

Addicted to Fresno
(Release Date: September 1, 2015)
Two sisters work as hotel maids in this comedy starring Judy Greer, Natasha Lyonne, Molly Shannon, and Fred Armisen.

Beast of No Nation
(TV, Netflix)
Idris Elba stars in this drama series about a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an African nation.

Black Mass
(Release Date: September 18, 2015)
Johnny Depp plays the infamous Whitey Bulger. His co-stars include Dakota Johnson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Joel Edgerton, Kevin Bacon, and Peter Sarsgaard.

A Brilliant Young Mind
(Release Date: September 11, 2015)
Asa Butterfield stars as a socially awkward teenage prodigy who gains confidence when he lands a spot on the British squad at the International Mathematics Olympiad.

By the Sea
(Release Date: November 13, 2015)
Angelina Jolie directs this romantic drama and stars alongside Brad Pitt. The story is set in France in the 1970s and follows a former dancer and her American writer husband as they travel the country together.

DaVinci's Demons - Season 3
(TV, Starz)
David S. Goyer's fantasy-adventure re-imagining of the life of Leonardo DaVinci continues.

(Release Date: February 12, 2016)
Based on the Marvel Comics character (whom we first saw onscreen in X-Men Origins: Wolverine), Ryan Reynolds plays the Marvel anti-hero, a former Special Forces operative turned mercenary who is the subject of a rogue experiment that gives him accelerated healing powers.

The Diabolical
(Release Date: October 16, 2015)
A mother and her daughter are haunted by a strange presence. Ali Larter is part of the cast.

Doctor Who
Peter Capaldi returns as the time-traveling Doctor.

Empire - Season 2
The hit television series about a terminally ill father trying to decide which of his three sons will take over the family music business returns for another season.

(Release Date: September 25, 2015)
A severe snow storm threatens a climbing expedition on Mount Everest, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Keira Knightley, Robin Wright, Sam Worthington, Josh Brolin, Jason Clarke, and Emily Watson.

Exorcism of Molly Hartley
(Release Date: October 9, 2015)
An adult who was exorcised as a child is possessed again and needs to be saved by a fallen priest.

Fear the Walking Dead
This spinoff series is a prequel to The Walking Dead zombie series.

(Release Date: October 2, 2015)
Julianne Moore stars in a bio-drama about a police lieutenant diagnosed with terminal cancer who fights to secure pension benefits for her domestic partner.

Gotham - Season 2
The Batman prequel TV show will focus on the "rise of the villains" this season.

The Hateful Eight
(Release Date: January 8, 2016)
Quentin Tarantino brings us another Western, this one about bounty hunters trying to find shelter during a blizzard, starring Channing Tatum, Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern, and others.

Hitman: Agent 47
(Release Date: August 21, 2015)
Rupert Friend is the latest actor to play the assassin in this action crime thriller franchise.

Homefront: The Revolution
(Video Game)
Philadelphia is now the capital of the Korean Republic and you use guerrilla tactics to spark a revolution.

The Intern
(Release Date: September 25, 2015)
Robert DeNiro plays a widower who comes out of retirement to be a senior intern at an online fashion site. Anne Hathaway and Rene Russo co-star.

Jem and the Holograms
(Release Date: October 23, 2015)
A live adaptation of the 1980s cartoon, a small town girl becomes an underground video sensation and then a global superstar, but tension mounts with her sisters in the band who aren't receiving as much attention.

(Release Date: October 6, 2015)
Casper Van Dien is one of the stars in this coming-of-age horror movie.

The Last Witch Hunter
(Release Date: October 23, 2015)
Vin Diesel tries to save humanity from the combined forces of the most horrifying witches in history. The cast also includes Elijah Wood and Michael Caine.

The Leftovers - Season 2
The HBO series, created by Damon Lindelof, about a suburban community trying to carry on after many people around the world mysteriously disappear, continues for a second season.

Mafia III
(Video Game)
Here's the third part in the Italian mob video game series.

Norm of the North
(Release Date: January 15, 2016)
In this animated film, a polar bear and three lemmings come to New York when their homeland starts melting.

One and Two
(Release Date: August 14, 2015)
Two teenagers discover a supernatural escape from their troubled home.

The Night Before
(Release Date: November 25, 2015)
Three best friends set out to find the best Christmas party ever, starring Lizzy Caplan, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Shannon, Seth Rogen, Miley Cyrus, Anthony Mackie, Mindy Kaling, Kanye West, and more.

(Release Date: October 16, 2015)
A young boy knows nothing of the world except for the single room in which he was born and raised. Brie Larson, William H. Macy, and Joan Allen star.

(Release Date: November 6, 2015)
This drama tells the tale of how the Boston Globe uncovered the child molestation scandal at the local archdiocese. The cast includes Rachel McAdams, Loiev Schreiber, Michael Keaton, John Slattery, Mark Ruffalo, Stanley Tucci, and Billy Crudup.

(Release Date: September 25, 2015)
Roland Emmerich directs this historical drama set during the Stonewall riots, starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Ron Perlman.

The DC Comics superhero stars in her own television series.

War Pigs
(Release Date: September 18, 2015)
A ragtag unit of misfits goes behind enemy lines to exterminate Nazis, starring Mickey Rourke and Dolph Lundgren.

This TV series adaptation of the sci-fi movie is set in a futuristic amusement park staffed by robots. The cast includes Ed Harris and Anthony Hopkins.

(Video Game)
Here is a first-person survival horror video game for the Wii U platform.

Zoolander 2
(Release Date: February 12, 2016)
Ben Stiller returns as the hilarious male model. His co-stars include Owen Wilson, Olivia Munn, Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell, Penelope Cruz, Billy Zane, and Justin Bieber.

Which ones are you excited to see?