This Week In Trailers: The Pickup Game, Blinded by the Lights, Peel, Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am, My Days of Mercy
Posted on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 by Christopher Stipp
Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising?
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