With Daredevil premiering THIS FRIDAY (April 10), Preeti and I are about as excited as our minds can handle without suffering some kind of psychotic break. So of course Marvel/Netflix had to go and release TWO new Daredevil trailers to push us both over the edge.
Read along as we watch the new trailers and descend into fanatic madness![youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bQFhHGMhdbw[/youtube]
Preeti Chhibber: Ok pressing playyyyy now. I can’t tell if Charlie Cox is doing like a Batman style “make your voice an “octave lower” thing,but it’s kind of cracking me up.
Scott Carelli: I’m not sure either. It’s kind of working for me, though.
Preeti Chhibber: Oof and then I stop laughing as soon as freakin’ Vincent D’Onofrio starts omggggg SCARY.
Scott Carelli: I loved hearing Ben Urich at the beginning of this. I think that’s our first solid look at him. We had glimpses before but oh man, this guy is so perfect for Urich.
Preeti Chhibber: omg yes! Agreed so hard.
Scott Carelli: Also I love the gag that everyone is afraid to say Wilson Fisks name. Except Matt. Because you know, Man without Fear and all that.
Preeti Chhibber: Haha, also Matt:HarryPotter::Fisk:Voldemort?
Preeti Chhibber: (sorry)
Preeti Chhibber: (my other fandom is sneaking into this)
Preeti Chhibber: Oof but I love our first look of a talking Kingpin. D’Onofrio is going to knock this out of the park.
Scott Carelli: Oh he’s so perfect. I love that little bit with him and Vanessa looking out the window. I love Kingpin/Vanessa in general so I’m excited to see that.
Scott Carelli: We’re still not getting a clear idea of how Matt’s powers work
Preeti Chhibber: Yeah, I’m really curious as to how they’re going to illustrate that
Scott Carelli: Also, three trailers in and the black costume isn’t bugging me that much?
Scott Carelli: I think it’s kind of grown on me?
Preeti Chhibber: Ehhh, I kind of hope it’s not the black costume the WHOLE time, but I agree w/ what you said earlier about how they’ll prob debut the new costume in season 2 or at the end of season 1.
Preeti Chhibber: OMG, what if they’re like SURPRISE WE’RE PUTTING HIM IN THE YELLOW COSTUME.
Scott Carelli: Haha! I would actually love that. I’m a big fan of the yellow costume.
Preeti Chhibber: “Daredevil, we can see you in the shadows. your costume is bright yellow.”
Preeti Chhibber: “Ah yes. Yes, yellow, totally what I was going for. I know exactly what yellow looks like.”
Scott Carelli: Hahahaha! Oh, poor Daredevil…
Preeti Chhibber: Hahahahaha!
Scott Carelli: On to the next trailer![youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZKzaw4l_7Q[/youtube]
Preeti Chhibber: Pressing playyyy Now!
Scott Carelli: Oh man, I’m going to love Stick. I have a feeling.
Preeti Chhibber: Oof yeah
Scott Carelli: I’m going to be really curious how they deal with all of this origin stuff
I’m assuming flashbacks
Preeti Chhibber: Yeah, agreed
Preeti Chhibber: Oh man, the fight scenes are going to be REAL good
Scott Carelli: OH MY GOD THESE MATT AND FOGGY MOMENTS
Preeti Chhibber: I LOVE THEM
Preeti Chhibber: Hahaha Charlie sounds SO british w/ that “Violent”
Scott Carelli: Yeah he’s struggling a bit with the american accent I think haha
Preeti Chhibber: I’m glad we got that moment in the jail, bc I was a little worried we wouldn’t get our lighthearted Matt/Foggy moments.
Scott Carelli: Yeah, in typical Marvel Studio fashion, I think they’re keeping most of the fun stuff on the DL so that there are plenty of surprises when we actually get to watch it.
Preeti Chhibber: Ugh, I want my cute bro moments tho! God Marvel JUST GIVE IT TO ME!
Scott Carelli: ONLY A FEW MORE DAYS
Preeti Chhibber: Man, this is going to be so, so violent isn’t it? So much blood
in every trailer
Scott Carelli: It’s rated TV-MA so I’m thinking so, yeah.
Preeti Chhibber: That’s good, it’s darker than what we’ve seen from Marvel so far
it’ll be a good intro into how they’re going to handle Jessica Jones, i think/hope.
Scott Carelli: Agreed. Daredevil can pull off a few different tones, but Jessica Jones can’t really be anything but dark.
Scott Carelli: Also, speaking of the yellow costume earlier, there’s Jack Murdock’s Battlin’ Jack boxer robe!
Preeti Chhibber: YEAH!
Scott Carelli: SO MAYBE YOU’RE RIGHT. YELLOW COSTUME.
Preeti Chhibber: OMG I HOPE SO hahahaha
Preeti Chhibber: Man I’m so excited to see all the fight choreography. I love a good fight scene and I think we’re gonna get a TON
Scott Carelli: Me too, and we haven’t really seen fights like this from Marvel Studios yet. The closest would be Black Widow, I guess?
Preeti Chhibber: And even that is so slick. I mean it’s awesome, but it’s rarely as down and dirty as Daredevil tends to get.
Scott Carelli: Right! Exactly! This is definitely the first time we’ve seen these kinds of fights from Marvel Studios.
Scott Carelli: I’m also really interested to see how the engine of the show works
Preeti Chhibber: Oh yeah, bc they know we’ll be binging.
Scott Carelli: Right, but even Orange is the New Black has episodic structure, you know? With each episode focused on a particular inmate. So I’m curious what they’re going to do for that. Will they have any sort of episodic structure or just pure serial?
Preeti Chhibber: Yeah, I’m not sure how they’re going to handle the story telling – I can’t imagine it’s going to be Flash (/Smallville) style w/ one villain per episode. My guess would be serial, w/ B-level plots happening episode to episode.
Preeti Chhibber: But we’ll see! IN FIVE DAYS!
Scott Carelli: SO EXCITED! DAREDEVIL!!
Preeti Chhibber: GONNA WATCH SO MUCH GONNA BE SO AWESOME!!
So there you have it, Daredevil fans! What did you think? Let us know in the comments!
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