Crimson Peak

‘Crimson Peak’ Takes You Inside the Gothic Mansion in New Featurette

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by Britt Hayes July 18, 2015 @ 12:01 PM
As Tom Hiddleston explains in this new Crimson Peak featurette, Guillermo del Toro is the “primary interpreter of gothic romance in contemporary cinema.” That’s a rather elegant and succinct way of putting it — there’s no one more suited for telling this particular ghost story than del Toro, particularly given his eye for elaborate and eerie set design.

‘Crimson Peak’ Maze Coming to Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights 2015

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by Britt Hayes July 11, 2015 @ 6:13 PM
Legendary
Guillermo del Toro is great at crafting fully immersive worlds, and soon you’ll be able to immerse yourself in the director’s latest…sort of. During the Crimson Peak panel at Comic-Con 2015, the director announced that the Allerdale Hall mansion is coming to Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights 2015 — in the form of a creepy maze.

New ‘Crimson Peak’ Character Posters are Vividly Spooky

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by Britt Hayes July 6, 2015 @ 6:53 PM
Lionsgate
The latest batch of character posters from Crimson Peak echo the first motion poster for Guillermo del Toro’s gothic horror story, which featured Mia Wasikowska bathed in neon blue and red. That vivid coloring contrasted with empty blackness made quite the impression, and the latest characters posters are similarly striking.

‘Crimson Peak’ Character Posters Introduce Guillermo del Toro’s Haunted Cast

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by Britt Hayes June 16, 2015 @ 5:31 PM
Lionsgate
After watching the first two trailers for Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak, it’s fair to say that we’re all pretty sufficiently pumped for the director’s gothic haunted house tale. The film looks absolutely gorgeous and properly eerie, but these new character posters take a different approach, seemingly taking inspiration from one of del Toro’s favorite horror productions: Disney’s Haunted Mansion attraction.

‘Crimson Peak’ International Trailer Gets Way More Ghastly

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by Britt Hayes May 16, 2015 @ 1:25 PM
If you were a fan of the Crimson Peak trailer that hit earlier this week, may we interest you in the new international trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s gothic horror tale? This trailer is even more effective and haunting (literally and figuratively) than the domestic version, with lots of spooky new footage and a few sneak peeks at the actual ghosts of this ghost story.

‘Crimson Peak’ Trailer: The House Is Not What It Seems

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by Britt Hayes May 13, 2015 @ 10:20 AM
Legendary
Universal and Legendary have released the second full trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak, the director’s new gothic ghost story featuring Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain and a whole lot of crimson on snow — that actually might be the most striking image in the entire trailer.

‘Crimson Peak’ Reveals Haunting New Images and Motion Poster, Trailer Coming Tomorrow

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by Britt Hayes May 12, 2015 @ 5:44 PM
A new, full trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak will arrive online tomorrow morning, but we’ve got some things to help keep you patient until then. Universal and Legendary have dropped a few gorgeous, haunting new images from the film featuring Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain and Mia Wasikowska. As an added bonus, there’s also a new motion poster, too.

15 Recent Movie Trailers With Sad Cover Versions of Popular Songs

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by Matt Singer February 17, 2015 @ 11:00 AM
L-r, Andrew Garfield, Joseph Mazzello, Jesse Eisenberg and Patrick Maple in Columbia Pictures' "The Social Network."
If you’ve been to the movie theater in the last couple years — and you like to show up early — then you’ve surely noticed one of the most pervasive and tired trends in modern Hollywood: The use of depressing cover versions of famous songs in movie trailers. It started with one brilliantly innovative coming attraction, but quickly became something of an industry standard; nearly every studio tentpole’s first teaser (and sometimes the full trailer that follows) is scored by some kind of gloomy cover of a tune everyone knows. To prove just how played out this gimmick is, ScreenCrush assembled a list of fifteen examples from the last five years. Watch ’em and weep (because these trailers are so very sad):

‘Crimson Peak’ Trailer: Guillermo del Toro Made the Haunted House Epic You’ve Always Wanted

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by Jacob Hall February 13, 2015 @ 1:10 PM
Universal
The first Crimson Peak trailer is here and it showcases a side of director Guillermo del Toro that we haven’t seen in far too long. Before Pacific Rim and Hellboy and even the dark fantasy of Pan’s Labyrinth, he made horror movies. Now, del Toro has returned to the genre where he made his name and the first footage from the resulting film looks as gorgeous and creepy as you’d imagine.

‘Crimson Peak’ Offers First Peek at Tom Hiddleston in Guillermo del Toro’s Gothic Horror Film

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by Britt Hayes January 4, 2015 @ 2:18 PM
Legendary
Just a few weeks ago, we got our first official look at Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming ‘Crimson Peak’ via a photo of Jessica Chastain looking very romantically gothic. Today brings another look at the spooky horror flick with a photo of Tom Hiddleston. But he’s not the only interesting part of the photo—just take a gander at this huge, beautiful set. Can we get a trailer for this thing already?