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 cross the Pacific to get scared, discover what’s out in the universe from one of the world’s greatest minds, get the funk out with a little murder, pit women against men, and find out what it means to be gay in the aughts. 
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