Creative COW SIGN IN :: SPONSORS :: ADVERTISING :: ABOUT US :: CONTACT US :: FAQ
Creative COW's LinkedIn GroupCreative COW's Facebook PageCreative COW on TwitterCreative COW's Google+ PageCreative COW on YouTube
VIDEOS:UploadCommercialsCorporate VideoDemo ReelsMusic VideosShort FilmsTrailersMore »

PEACE - comedy short film trailer

Demo Reels : Trailer : Victor Carbonneau's Videos : PEACE - comedy short film trailer

Like     ---     Don't Like
PEACE - comedy short film trailer
by
on Dec 17, 2009 at 11:15:55 am
United States
2297 Views
13 Likes
0 Dislikes
Trailer for the short film "Peace" starring Kurtwood Smith and Nancy Lenehan. "Peace" is a brutal comedy about one man's struggle to preserve his sanity after retirement forces him to stay home with h [more]
View 8 Comment(s)

Trailers
Reply   Like  
+13
Share on Facebook
Comments

I forgot to add a rating.
by Mark Suszko
I forgot to add a rating. Sorry, here it is.
Kurtwood has been building a sort
by Mark Suszko
Kurtwood has been building a sort of type-casting for himself as the put-upon/slow burn/potential violence guy. Most people recognize him from Robocop and that 70's show. He's always interesting to watch, but more so when he's playing against type, much the way Gleason's Ralph Kramden becomes more interesting when he steps away from the bluster, and lets his inner emotional core and moral center get exposed, just a little bit.

What I think about using him in a film like this is: is the story good enough structurally to be told successfully, even if you didn't have the marketability of Smith in the lead role? Like John Cleese in "Clockwise", the story hinges on what personal growth or self-revelation or change happens to the character at war with his own nature, more than on the immediate comic question of "just when will he finally lose it, what is the final provoking straw going to be?"

What I think a good trailer for this sort of genre should do is lay out the comic premise in easy to grasp terms, but also suggest the question about if the protagonist is going to achieve something more or not. I think you need both steps in there, or the promo feels unfinished, like a short skit versus a complete play. This is a great effort and will probably succeed with or without my input, but if you're looking for a way to help it over the top, that's my suggestion.
Peace
by Clifford Terry
It gets the point across but lacks a good opening and the pacing is a bit stilted.
Absolutely . . .
by Michael LaFortune
well done. Quick, short, humourous. Fine acting and camera work. Looking forward to seeing the movie.
You have to love Kurtwood Smith in anything he does
by charles pierce
The man is simply one of the best character actors working today. This one looks to be a real gem.
I like it!
by Brian Berneker
Kurtwood Smith is an interesting actor to watch, and the situational humor shows through, and I want to watch it for that alone. But this is a review of the trailer and I need to say that a bit more could be suggested about the plot. Is there something he's trying to do to run away, or overcome his retirement crisis outside of the house or is the whole thing taking place at home? Looks fun, but could use a bit more of a suggestive reveal...
This trailer makes me want to
by keith mcgregor
This trailer makes me want to see the movie, well done indeed! Another side of Kurtwood? Not just Red anymore!
Quite funny, and I love Kurtwood Smith's acting
by Ron Lindeboom
Well done reel, Victor. I'd love to see this film as it strikes me as one in which Kurtwood Smith gets a real chance to spread out, which I am sure he can do quite well. He is a great actor.
Embed
Link
More Victor Carbonneau Videos

Related Videos

1000cc Show Open
+16 12862 views
Stephen Smith
TUNNEL TO A LOST WORLD - documentary fil...
+21 6308 views
Dana Strom
COW - feature film trailer by Kitz Tan
+12 3857 views
Kitz TAN
Escape to Tahiti and her Islands
+13 3844 views
Libor Spacek
BREAK THE CYCLE - film trailer
+3 2091 views
Andy Yoong
Fresh Air
-2 1102 views
Dominik Walczuk
BOAT BASIN CAFE - documentary film trail...
+3 1697 views
David Ludwig
American Iron meets Driver - Trailer
1771 views
Frank Knipschild
SINGULARITY - film trailer
+21 7981 views
Shian Storm
"Bipolar - A Narration of Manic Depressi...
1627 views
Daniel Ruczko
NEXT ON KY TV
+1 1053 views
Stephen Curry
The Collective Trailer
+1 1596 views
Judson Morgan
Trailer of serial "Fish up!" by Forsight...
1337 views
Yury Nemerov
LA308
+5 1962 views
Douglas Smoot
"The Key" Official Trailer
+4 3660 views
Richard Crook
AMRA The Novel
+1 1605 views
bill hash
Dark Ruins Teaser
756 views
Øystein Godø
Timoka - Waters - Trailer
325 views
benjamin kilchhofer
Dall - "32 Songs 32 Days" opening titles...
-1 1094 views
Dall Wilson
PARIS 1919 - book trailer
+1 1899 views
David Battistella


FORUMSTUTORIALSFEATURESVIDEOSPODCASTSEVENTSSERVICESNEWSLETTERNEWSBLOGS

Creative COW LinkedIn Group Creative COW Facebook Page Creative COW on Twitter
© 2014 CreativeCOW.net All rights are reserved. - Privacy Policy

[Top]