The acclaimed new film looks like a must-see for David Bowie fans

It currently has a 93% score on Rotten Tomatoes.

One of the major new trailers to hit the web this week was for Moontime Daydreama film about the life and career of David Bowie.

Having premiered at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, Rotten Tomatoes has already achieved a 93% score and has been described as a “cross-genre cinematic experience” that includes never-before-seen concert footage of the music icon.

“Moonage Daydream is an immersive cinematic experience; an audiovisual space odyssey that not only sheds light on the enigmatic legacy of David Bowie, but also serves as a guide to living a fulfilling and meaningful life in the 21st century,” reads the synopsis.

“Moonage Daydream is not a documentary. It’s a genre-bending cinematic experience based on one of the most iconic and global rock stars of all time and is destined to become one of the defining cultural moments of the year.”

Directed by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Brett Morgen, who previously helmed the acclaimed Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck, Moonage Daydream was made with the full support of Bowie’s estate and is set to feature many of the singer’s greatest tracks.

The film hits IMAX on September 16th and in theaters on September 23rd.

You can check out the trailer below.

Clip about David Bowie

Earlier this week, JOE reported on the trailers for the new Apple TV+ series Bad Sisters and Christopher Nolan’s upcoming blockbuster Oppenheimer in separate articles.

In the meantime, here are some of the other big teasers that have been released across the world of film and television over the past seven days.


Clip via Netflix

Starting with movies, Ana de Armas (Knives Out) transforms into Marilyn Monroe for this Netflix adaptation of Joyce Carol Oates’ bestselling biographical novel, hitting streams September 28.

Pinocchio by Guillermo del Toro

Clip via Netflix

The new animated version of Oscar-winner Guillermo del Toro’s classic children’s fairy tale is slated for release in November and on Netflix the following month.

My time

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Two old friends (Kevin Hart and Mark Wahlberg) get together for a wild weekend in this Netflix comedy, out August 26.


Clip via A24

Following her villainous role as Pearl in this year’s acclaimed slasher X, Mia Goth returns for this prequel that will shed light on the character’s backstory.

Pearl does not yet have a release date in Ireland but will be out on September 16th in the US.


Clip via Prime Video

Sylvester Stallone plays a retired superhero in the film, coming to Amazon Prime Video on August 26.


Clip via Universal Pictures Ireland

Cate Blanchett stars as the renowned classical music orchestra conductor in this Oscar-hoping set, which will be released on January 20, 2023.


Clip via MGM

Scheduled for release on January 13, 2023, Till tells the true story of Mamie Till-Mobley (Danielle Deadwyler) who sought justice after the 1955 lynching of her teenage son Emmett Till (Jalyn Hall).

A league of its own

Clip via Prime Video

This series reboot of the ’90s sports comedy-drama of the same name premieres on August 12 on Amazon Prime Video.

Interview with the vampire

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Anne Rice’s novel “Interview with the Vampire”, which was filmed in the 90s with Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise, is getting a series adaptation.

The show does not yet have an Irish release date, but it will premiere in the States on October 2nd.

Let the right one in

Clip about Parmount+ UK & Ireland

Speaking of bloodsuckers, the Swedish vampire novel Let the Right One In – which was made into a great movie back in 2008 – is also getting an update for TV.

Again, there is no release date in Ireland at the moment, but the show will debut in the US on October 7th.

The Sandman

Clip via Netflix

Last but not least, Neil Gaiman’s comic classic is finally coming to screens thanks to a Netflix TV adaptation coming August 5th.

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