Trailer: Master Filmmaker Terrence Malick Returns with ‘To The Wonder’


Terrence Malick, one of the most existentially gifted filmmakers ever created, usually takes decades between projects, but the man must have hit a vein of creativity even since his critically acclaimed Tree of Life, with Brad Pitt, released last year.

His follow-up, To The Wonder, looks like a sweeping story of love and all its beauties and warts, and damn if it isn’t one of the most gorgeous trailers I’ve seen that doesn’t include a ton of special effects and CGI wizardry.

There’s perhaps no one in the business today who can take the use of a camera and use it so creatively through perfect staging, blocking, use of natural light, and creative movement. Just the one staircase scene in the trailer took my breath away. I cannot wait to see this film. I just hope Ben Affleck doesn’t ruin it.

To The Wonder also stars Javier Bardem, and Rachel McAdams and Olga Kurylenko as the two women involved in Affleck’s triangle of love.

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