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First Look: The Westworld TV show

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014

I am very intrigued by the new Westworld HBO show. The show stars James Marsden, Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, Jeffrey Wright, Rodrigo Santoro, Ingrid Bolsø...

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Watch Orlando Bloom & Forest Whitaker in the Zulu trailer

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014

We’ve been sent the trailer for the gripping thriller Zulu starring award-winning actors Forest Whitaker (The Last King Of Scotland) and Orlando Bloom (The Hobbit; The...

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Disney & George Lucas’ Strange Magic gets a poster

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014

Strange Magic is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Popular songs from the past six decades help tell the tale of a colorful cast of...

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Review – Black Mirror: White Christmas Part 1

Posted by on Dec 18, 2014

You have to wonder if at some point Charlie Brooker took the lyrics to Wizzard’s song literally and imagined what it would be like if it really was Christmas everyday – the...

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Disney & George Lucas’ Strange Magic gets a poster

Disney & George Lucas’ Strange Magic gets a poster

Strange Magic is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Popular songs from the past six decades help tell the tale of a colorful cast of goblins, elves, fairies and imps, and their hilarious misadventures sparked by the battle over a powerful potion. Alan Cumming, Evan Rachel Wood, Kristin Chenoweth, Maya Rudolph, Sam...

First Look: The Westworld TV show

First Look: The Westworld TV show

I am very intrigued by the new Westworld HBO show. The show stars James Marsden, Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, Jeffrey Wright, Rodrigo Santoro, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Shannon Woodward, Kyle Bornheime. The show comes from J.J. Abrams‘ Bad Robot, Person Of Interest creator Jonathan Nolan, producer Jerry Weintraub and Warner Bros TV with Nolan...

Watch Orlando Bloom & Forest Whitaker in the Zulu trailer

Watch Orlando Bloom & Forest Whitaker in the Zulu trailer

We’ve been sent the trailer for the gripping thriller Zulu starring award-winning actors Forest Whitaker (The Last King Of Scotland) and Orlando Bloom (The Hobbit; The Lords Of The Rings): Coming to DVD & Blu-ray January 19th 2015, this 2013 Official Cannes Selection sees the duo play tough detectives investigating a brutal murder in post-Apartheid...

Ellen Page is Han Solo for The Empire Strikes Back live-read

Ellen Page is Han Solo for The Empire Strikes Back live-read

Oh, this is good. Jason Reitman recently announced part of the cast for his live-read of The Empire Strikes Back – Aaron Paul as Luke, J.K. Simmons as Vader, etc. Yet there was no mention of who would be playing Han and Leia. He was saving it as it is very cool and makes me want to be there even more. The live-reads are about experimenting with...

Paramount have pulled Team America: World Police

Paramount have pulled Team America: World Police

This week saw Sony Pictures announce that they would not be releasing The Interview. A sad state of affairs. Sure they were worried after threats of attacks on cinemas, so why not just release it online for free. However, various cinemas such as the Alamo Drafthouse had said they would be showing Team America: World Police. The 10 year old film featured Kim...

First Look: Jessica Chastain in Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak

First Look: Jessica Chastain in Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak

Legendary Pictures’ CRIMSON PEAK, a co-production with Universal Pictures, is a haunting gothic horror story directed by the master of dark fairy tales, Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth, Hellboy series, Pacific Rim), written by del Toro and Matthew Robbins and starring Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston and Charlie Hunnam. In the...

Orphan Black Season 3 trailer

Orphan Black Season 3 trailer

The conspiracy thriller stars award-winner, Tatiana Maslany, who returns to her unprecedented lead role as multiple clones. The critically-acclaimed, action-packed series that sparked an inspired fan base named Clone Club, unveiled new and more treacherous enemies in season two. But it was the finale that shocked viewers when it introduced a male line of...

The Voices images show Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton & Anna Kendrick

The Voices images show Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton & Anna Kendrick

These new images from The Voices are more down to earth than previous ones. For starters they don’t have Ryan Reynolds feeding cereal to Gemma Arterton’s disembodied head! This genre-bending tale centers around Jerry Hickfang, a lovable but disturbed factory worker who yearns for attention from a woman in accounting. When their relationship takes a...

Eric Powell’s The Goon is getting a Library Edition

Eric Powell’s The Goon is getting a Library Edition

I have got a few of the Hellboy Library Editions from Dark Horse and they are a beautiful way to own great comics such as that. Now comes word that Eric Powell’s brilliant The Goon is going to get the same treatment. It will be great seeing that artwork in a larger format. The library edition will collect The Goon: Rough Stuff (vol. 0), Nothin’ but...

Cool Short: Santageddon – Christmas comedy horror!

Cool Short: Santageddon – Christmas comedy horror!

Santageddon harks back to the glory days of VHS when edits were rough and continuity was optional. Influenced by low budget horror films such as the Evil Dead and taking acting lessons from cult classics like Samurai Cop it brings together some of the best and freshest names within the UK comedy scene.It was shot in an old abandoned department store in the...

Top 10 Action Movies

Top 10 Action Movies

With the release of the action-packed Son of a Gun it’s time to revisit some of the best action movies that have defined and redefined the genre and many actors’ careers. Die Hard (1988) Die Hard is an action-packed thrill ride set in the claustrophobic setting of one multi-storey building. Bruce Willis looks like he’s having a ball with the quip-smart...

Joseph’s Reel – Trailer for new short starring Robert Hardy

Joseph’s Reel – Trailer for new short starring Robert Hardy

This new short from director Michael Lavers and cinematographer Eben Bolter looks absolutely beautiful. It stars Alice Lowe (Sightseers) and Robert Hardy (All Creatures Great and Small, Harry Potter and so much more). A 1950s British summertime looks wonderful captured in anamorphic 35mm. The project was funded by Kickstarter. Before passing away, an elderly...

Agent Carter takes aim in new poster

Agent Carter takes aim in new poster

It’s 1946 and peace has dealt Agent Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) a serious blow as she finds herself marginalized when the men return home from fighting abroad. Working for the covert SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), Peggy finds herself stuck doing administrative work when she would rather be back out in the field, putting her vast skills into play and...

EX_MACHINA – Featurette for Alex Garland’s sci-fi thriller

EX_MACHINA – Featurette for Alex Garland’s sci-fi thriller

I have been sent a new featurette for EX_MACHINA. EX MACHINA is an intense psychological thriller in which Caleb (Domhnall Gleeson), a 24 year old coder at the world’s largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a retreat belonging to the company’s reclusive CEO, Nathan (Oscar Isaac). But when Caleb arrives he finds that he will have to...

Manu Bennett is heading to Shannara

Manu Bennett is heading to Shannara

Manu Bennett (Arrow, The Hobbit, Spartacus) is joining Shannara, the MTV show based on the Terry Brooks novels. Shannara takes place in a world set thousands of years after the destruction of civilization as we know it. The 10-episode adaptation of Terry Brooks’ book series follows the Shannara family, who are able to tap into ancient magic and whose...

The Duke of Burgundy gets a kinky, sexy & mysterious trailer

The Duke of Burgundy gets a kinky, sexy & mysterious trailer

Two women take their carnal desires to the extreme in this kinky, deliciously twisted tale of sex and butterflies. Peter Strickland (Berberian Sound Studio) directed The Duke of Burgundy and the trailer is absolutely spellbinding and rather sexy. The film stars Sidse Babett Knudsen, Monica Swinn, Chiara D’Anna and Eugenia Caruso. You can read our review...

Win Annie goody packs

Win Annie goody packs

A Broadway classic that has delighted audiences for generations comes to the big screen with a new, contemporary vision in Columbia Pictures’ comedy, Annie. Director/Producer/Screenwriter Will Gluck teams with producers James Lassiter, Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith, and Shawn “JAY Z” Carter, Laurence “Jay” Brown, and Tyran “Ty Ty” Smith...

Cool Art: Video Games as Pulp Novels

Cool Art: Video Games as Pulp Novels

San Diego artist Ástor Alexander has used video games – Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, Bioshock Infinite and Metroid - as the basis for these cool pulp novel covers. Via...