BLAST BEAT Trailer Mixes Heavy Metal With A Timely Exploration Of The American Dream

Starring Doom Patrol's Diane Guerrero, Blast Beat is a contemporary, Latinx immigration story that incorporates heavy metal to deliver a fresh take on the American Dream. Here's a first look at the movie!

Scoops Opinion

Vertical Entertainment has shared the first trailer for Blast Beat ahead of its release in select theaters and on demand services on May 21st. Directed by Esteban Arango (who also wrote the movie with Erick Castrillon), it stars Mateo Arias, Moises Arias, Kali Uchis, Ashley Jackson, Wilmer Valderrama, along with Doom Patrole star Diane Guerrero and Lost's Daniel Dae Kim.

"On the cusp of the year 2000, Colombian brothers Carly (Mateo Arias) and Mateo (Moises Arias) prepare to move to the United States for their last years of high school," reads the synopsis. "Metalhead Carly has his heart set on attending the Georgia Aerospace Institute and working for NASA, while his supportive parents (Diane Guerrero and Wilmer Valderrama) seize the chance to escape the political turmoil in Colombia and chase the American Dream."

"At first, Mateo is the only one to express any cynicism, but when the reality of their new life sinks in, the family struggles to adapt as their expectations are shattered. When events threaten to derail their future, Carly’s dream becomes his only lifeline."

Blast Beat premiered at the Sundance Film Festival last year and was received positively by critics. They praised the movie's exploration of the American Dream and what it means in today's world.

Check out the trailer below:
 


Here's the newly released poster for Blast Beat too:
 

Blast-Beast-Apple-Trailers-Poster-2764x4096

MAYBE I DO: Hollywood Legend Richard Gere Reflects On His Legacy And Working With Emma Roberts (Exclusive)
Related:

MAYBE I DO: Hollywood Legend Richard Gere Reflects On His Legacy And Working With Emma Roberts (Exclusive)

CAPTAIN PLANET Live-Action Movie Still In Development With Glen Powell Attached To Star
Recommended For You:

CAPTAIN PLANET Live-Action Movie Still In Development With Glen Powell Attached To Star

DISCLAIMER: This post was submitted by a user who has agreed to our Terms of Service and Community Guidelines. As a user-generated content platform, Comic Book Movie and Best Little Sites LLC is protected under the DMCA... [MORE]
Razzies Founder Apologizes For Insensitive Worst Actress Nomination Of 12-Year-Old FIRESTARTER Star
This year's Razzie Award nominations received even more backlash than usual after 12-year-old Firestarter star Ryan Kiera Armstrong was singled out in the "Worst Actress" category...
MAYBE I DO: Hollywood Legend Richard Gere Reflects On His Legacy And Working With Emma Roberts (Exclusive)
Hollywood legend Richard Gere talks to us about his new movie Maybe I Do, reflecting on his immense legacy, the fun of working with William H. Macy, and whether he would be open to a superhero project.
CAPTAIN PLANET Live-Action Movie Still In Development With Glen Powell Attached To Star
We figured this one was firmly on the shelf at this stage, but Top Gun: Maverick star Glen Powell has now confirmed that his live-action Captain Planet movie is still in development...
Every Marvel & DC Superhero Movie Releasing In 2023
2023 is going to be a big year for superhero movies thanks to DC and Marvel, and we have the release dates and information for each and every film set to land in theaters this year!
Disney+/Marvel Studios 2023 Slate Preview - SECRET INVASION, ECHO, IRONHEART, LOKI S2, X-MEN '97 & More!
Capping off our week of movie previews, we're taking another look at Disney and this time, we're spotlighting their upcoming Disney+ shows, which include a number of things from Marvel Studios!

The Best Little Sites Network (BLS)

Action Movie and TV News - AnimeMojo.com
Anime News, Trailers & More - AnimeMojo.com
Superhero News, Videos, Rumors & More - ComicBookMovie.com
Horror News - FearHQ.com
Video Game News, Reviews, Trailers & More - GameFragger.com
Sci-Fi and Fantasy News, Videos, Rumors & More - SFFGazette.com
Cartoon and Animated Film News, Videos, Rumors & More - Toonado.com
Professional Wrestling News, Videos, Rumors & More - TheRingReport.com