We’ve got a few poster debuts to share this afternoon. Briefly:
- Flight – Two new posters have been released for director Robert Zemeckis’ excellent-looking character drama. Denzel Washington stars as a commercial airline pilot who is heralded as a hero after safely landing a disabled jet, but then comes under fire for possibly operating the plane while intoxicated. The film opens on November 2nd.
- Broken City – The first poster for director Allen Hughes’ political crime drama puts stars Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe front and center. Wahlberg plays a private detective hired to identify the lover of a powerful politician’s wife who soon uncovers more than he expected to find. The film opens on January 18th, 2013.
- Not Fade Away – The first poster for Sopranos creator David Chase’s feature directorial debut. The pic tells the story of three best friends growing up in the New Jersey suburbs who decide to start a rock band. The film opens on December 21st.
Hit the jump to check out the posters.
Here’s the synopsis for Flight:
In this action-packed mystery thriller, Academy Award winner Denzel Washington stars as Whip Whitaker, a seasoned airline pilot who miraculously crash-lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board. After the crash, Whip is hailed as a hero, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to who or what was really at fault, and what really happened on that plane?
Poster via Rolling Stone.
Here’s the synopsis for Not Fade Away:
Making his feature directing debut, David Chase’s (The Sopranos) coming-of-age movie is set in New Jersey in 1964 where a group of friends are inspired to form their own rock band fronted by a gifted singer-songwriter (terrific newcomer John Magaro). The film masterfully captures the era’s conflicting attitudes and ideologies, all set to a dynamic soundtrack produced by the legendary Steven Van Zandt. The film also stars Jack Huston, Will Brill, Bella Heathcote, James Gandolfini, Brad Garrett and Christopher McDonald. To be released by Paramount Vantage, the film’s roll-out will begin on December 21, 2012.
Poster via IMDB.