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? This week we catch up with the man who killed Bruce Wayne’s dad in Tim Burton’s Batman, watch an old guy who can visualize sound splice together some audio tape, get snatched from our home to get religion, drop in to see what George Takei is up to, try and help the peace process in the Middle East, and think about our breasts thanks to a bad genetic roll of the dice.

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