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Lucy – New featurette takes us on set with Luc Besson

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014

I’ve just been sent this new featurette for Luc Besson’s Lucy. It takes us behind the scenes and is well worth a watch. From La Femme Nikita and The Professional to...

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Watch the trailer for Richard Curtis & Stephen Daldry’s Trash

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014

Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and A Funeral, Love Actually) wrote the screenplay for the adaptation of Andy Mulligan’s Trash. Raphael is a dumpsite boy. He spends his days...

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Cool Art: Jurassic World poster

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014

This gorgeous poster is by Mark Englert and will be available at SDCC 2014. Via...

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Danny Trejo is awesome, but is the rest of Darkness Descends?

Posted by on Jul 21, 2014

Darkness Descends (or “Redemption: The Darkness Descending” as it appears in the film; because why have one perfectly good title, when you can have two – a hokey one, and a...

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Lucy – New featurette takes us on set with Luc Besson

Lucy – New featurette takes us on set with Luc Besson

I’ve just been sent this new featurette for Luc Besson’s Lucy. It takes us behind the scenes and is well worth a watch. From La Femme Nikita and The Professional to The Fifth Element, writer/director Luc Besson has created some of the toughest, most memorable female action heroes in cinematic history. Now, Besson directs Scarlett...

Fargo Season 2 will be set in 1979

Fargo Season 2 will be set in 1979

The first season of FX’s Fargo was a huge success. A second season has been given the go ahead and this time they are going further back as we will be seeing Fargo in 1979. The new storyline follows a young Lou Solverson (played by Keith Carradine in the first season) returning home after fighting in Vietnam. Instead of leaving the war behind as he...

Robert Sheehan, Jack Fox & Lily Cole have begin filming The Messenger

Robert Sheehan, Jack Fox & Lily Cole have begin filming The Messenger

Gateway Films and Ratio Film have announced principal photography on feature film The Messenger has commenced. Shooting on location in the UK, The Messenger is written by Andrew Kirk and will be directed by double BAFTA and Emmy award-winning director David Blair (Best Laid Plans, Accused). The Messenger is produced by Terry Stone (for Gateway Films), Richard...

Lucy Lawless is joining Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Lucy Lawless is joining Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

This is great news. Lucy Lawless (Xena, Battlestar Galactica, Parks and Recreation) is going to be joining Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. for the second season. There is no word on who she will be playing so let the speculation commence. Will it be a hero, villain, Agent or Superhero? Of course, depending on who she is playing, this means she may also...

Cool Art: Jurassic World poster

Cool Art: Jurassic World poster

This gorgeous poster is by Mark Englert and will be available at SDCC 2014. Via...

Watch the trailer for Richard Curtis & Stephen Daldry’s Trash

Watch the trailer for Richard Curtis & Stephen Daldry’s Trash

Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and A Funeral, Love Actually) wrote the screenplay for the adaptation of Andy Mulligan’s Trash. Raphael is a dumpsite boy. He spends his days wading through mountains of steaming trash, sifting it, sorting it, breathing it, sleeping next to it. Then one unlucky-lucky day, Raphael’s world turns upside down. A small...

Pixels – Details on what classic video game characters will be in the film

Pixels – Details on what classic video game characters will be in the film

Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that the studio has brought together an extraordinary number of iconic video game companies, whose classic characters – including PAC-MAN, Donkey Kong, Centipede®, Galaga, Frogger, Q*bert, and Space Invaders – will be featured in the highly-anticipated action comedy Pixels, starring Adam Sandler, Kevin James,...

New UK poster for The Boxtrolls

New UK poster for The Boxtrolls

The Boxtrolls is a comedic fable that unfolds in Cheesebridge, a posh Victorian-era town obsessed with wealth, class and the stinkiest of fine cheeses. Beneath its charming cobblestone streets dwell the Boxtrolls, foul monsters who crawl out of the sewers at night and steal what the townspeople hold most dear: their children and their cheeses. At least...

Class of Nuke ‘Em High soundtrack is getting an LP release

Class of Nuke ‘Em High soundtrack is getting an LP release

The Ship to Shore Phonograph Company announced today that the soundtrack to the Troma classic Class of Nuke ‘Em High will finally get an official release, something fans have been waiting for since 1986!  In conjunction with Troma, Ship To Shore have collated the glorious 80′s anthems that made the soundtrack such a highly demanded item, and will...

The live action Akira may live once more

The live action Akira may live once more

Despite nobody really wanting it (and The Akira Project showing how it should be done), the live action version of Akira may live once more. Dante Harper (Edge of Tomorrow) has been tapped to work on the script for Warner Bros. live action adaptation of the classic manga and anime. Jaume Collet-Serra (Orphan) is still attached to direct the film. Before it was...

Star Wars Rebels – New trailer for the animated show

Star Wars Rebels – New trailer for the animated show

The Jedi have been wiped out and the Empire spreads tyranny through the galaxy. Hope runs thin. But on the small planet of Lothal a big change is looming. A group of rebels meet a 14-year-old con artist named Ezra and soon it’s clear their destinies are linked. Aboard their ship, the Ghost, Ezra and the rebels embark on an adventure to ignite a rebellion...

Rose Leslie’s Honeymoon gets a creepy poster

Rose Leslie’s Honeymoon gets a creepy poster

Recently, I shared a clip and a few images from Honeymoon. Today, I bring you this poster. Leigh Janiak‘s Honeymoon stars Rose Leslie (Game of Thrones), Harry Treadaway, Ben Huber and Hanna Brown. Newlyweds Paul and Bea want to spend their honeymoon at a cabin in the woods. But the lovely romantic moments quickly disappears when strange events, such...

Westworld TV show may have Anthony Hopkins & James Marsden

Westworld TV show may have Anthony Hopkins & James Marsden

Michael Crichton’s Westworld is a favourite film of mine so when the news of a HBO TV series surfaced last year I got a bit excited. HBO had committed to a pilot from J.J. Abrams‘ Bad Robot, Person Of Interest creator Jonathan Nolan, producer Jerry Weintraub and Warner Bros TV with Nolan set to direct the pilot. The show was described as a dark odyssey...

The Expendables 3 gets some colourful posters

The Expendables 3 gets some colourful posters

I am not really sure about these posters. I suppose they are going for the colourful action figure / comic book look, but it does feel a bit hard on the eye. In The Expendables 3, Barney (Sylvester Stallone), Christmas (Jason Statham) and the rest of the team come face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Mel Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with...

Heart of Winter – Trailer for new sci-fi film

Heart of Winter – Trailer for new sci-fi film

Legacy Pictures have released the pitch trailer for it’s debut feature film, Heart of Winter. A meteor shower brings a strange new compound to Earth. The compound finds its way onto the black market and becomes used as an addictive recreational drug. It is quickly declared illegal but when two brothers discover that the compound may cure cancer, they...

The Heavenly Sword movie gets a new trailer

The Heavenly Sword movie gets a new trailer

Based on the top-selling Sony Playstation video game, ‘Heavenly Sword’ stars the voice of Anna Torv (Fringe) who returns as Nariko, the red-headed, weapon-wielding divine warrior in-waiting. She must ultimately defeat King Bohan (voiced by Alfred Molina) a tyrannical ruler who is determined to secure ownership of the heavenly sword. The film will be...

Pixar’s Toy Story That Time Forgot gets a Mike Mignola poster

Pixar’s Toy Story That Time Forgot gets a Mike Mignola poster

Mike Mignola is the comic book artist and writer who created Hellboy. I love his work and this poster for Pixar’s Toy Story That Time Forgot is incredible. In the special, during a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It’s all up...

Benedict Cumberbatch is Alan Turing in The Imitation Game trailer

Benedict Cumberbatch is Alan Turing in The Imitation Game trailer

The 58th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express®, is delighted to announce that this year’s Opening Night film will be THE IMITATION GAME, a dramatic portrayal of the life and work of Alan Turing, one of Britain’s most extraordinary unsung heroes, and one of the world’s greatest innovators. The film will receive...