Trade Breaks: Cloverfield, Comes, Winter

“Before “Star Trek” gets underway, J.J. Abrams is tipped to be working on the giant monster movie “Cloverfield” (aka. ‘The Parasite’). The big selling point here is that it’s being shot from the perspective of home video cameras – showing the point of view of real people who are experiencing an attack on New York…” (full details)

“Will Smith’s big Sony superhero drama “Tonight, He Comes” has ditched its bargain bin gay porn film title and renamed it “John Hancock”. Peter Berg directs the story of a down-and-out superhero who hires a PR man to boost his image, then moves in on the PR man’s wife…” (full details)

“IFC Entertainment has picked up all North American rights to Larry Fessenden’s eco-horror thriller “The Last Winter” for its IFC First Take day-and-date release program. Ron Perlman, James LeGros, Connie Britton, Kevin Corrigan, Jamie Harrold and Fessenden star as members of a remote Alaskan oil-hunting team haunted by an unseen presence, which may or may not come from their imaginations. “Winter” will be given a platform theatrical release and a simultaneous VOD release in mid-September…” (full details)