Best New Movie Trailers week 8: 20 Feb 23

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A still image from the Amazon Prime series The Power featuring a young woman with blood on her face in a party. A logo saying WatchLister is written across the front


This looks like the least likely version of a film that could ever be interesting. But one look at the trailer makes me think this will be riveting. And Taron Egerton has been making some incredible choices since Kingsman.

An American and Russian computer geek form an unlikely friendship as they try to evade the KGB and smuggle the world’s most famous video game out of the Soviet Union.

Directed by: Jon S. Baird

Stars: Taron Egerton (Rocketman, Sing, Sing 2 ), Toby Jones (The Adventures of Tintin, The Hunger Games, The Man Who Knew Infinity), Sofya Lebedeva (Vikings: Valhalla, 1703, McMafia)

The Power​

Based on Naomi Klein’s New York Times bestselling novel and one of Barack Obama’s favourite novels of 2017 this is the first trailer for the long awaited series based on the incredible book about a group of girls that develop the power to generate electric shocks at will and the consequences of this new found power.

Starring: Toni Collette (Hereditary, The Estate, Knives Out, The Way Way Back, Muriel’s Wedding), Toheeb Jimoh (Ted Lasso, Anthony), John Leguizamo (Moulin Rouge!, Romeo + Juliet, Spawn, The Mandalorian, John Wick Chapter 2)

Lucky Hank​

Lucky Hank follows William Henry Devereaux, Jr. A born anarchist and partly in the fact that his department is more savagely divided than the Balkans.

Stars: Bob Odenkirk (Nobody, Cable Guy, The Incredibles 2), Jacki Gunn (Woke, Motherland: Fort Salem), Jackson Kelly (Hard Miles, We Have a Ghost, My Year of Dicks)

Return to Me​

A woman living in her car must take a teen mother under her care in order to find the strength to face the future.

Directed by: Benjamin Ironside Koppin

Stars: Every Heart, Kodi Lane (A Traveling Symphony, Just Add Magi, The Dating Game), John Flanders (The Room, Iron Sky 2, Black Beach)

The Ritual Killer​

A detective on the verge of retirement teams with a professor of African Studies to track down a serial killer who is performing the ancient black magic practice of Muti.

Directed by: George Gallo

Stars: Cole Hauser (Jarhead 2: Field of Fire, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Tears of the Sun), Peter Stormare (The Last Stand, Batman BeginsLockout, Minority Report), Morgan Freeman (Ted 2, Lucy 2014)