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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles featurette shows how they came to be

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014

Paramount have sent over a new featurette for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The film opens in the UK on 17th October. The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City...

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Liam Neeson is at it again in Taken 3 trailer

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014

I’ve been sent the first trailer for Tak3n and you can watch it below. Liam Neeson returns as ex-covert operative Bryan Mills, whose reconciliation with his ex-wife is...

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New posters for Jake Gyllenhaal’s Nightcrawler

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014

Nightcrawler is a new thriller set in the nocturnal underbelly of contemporary Los Angeles. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who...

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DVD Review: Fruitvale Station

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014

Synopsis: Oscar Grant is an average 22-year old. He’s an every-guy who has – through bad life decisions and luck – led a less than perfect life. Recently Oscar has...

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles featurette shows how they came to be

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles featurette shows how they came to be

Paramount have sent over a new featurette for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The film opens in the UK on 17th October. The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers...

A live-action Tetris film is in development

A live-action Tetris film is in development

Threshold Entertainment, a leading producer of live action and animated films, is partnering with The Tetris Company to develop a feature film inspired by the legendary video game, Tetris. The film will be produced by Threshold Chairman Larry Kasanoff and executive produced by Threshold’s Jimmy Ienner and The Tetris Company. With a proven track record in...

Win tickets to see Neve Campbell’s I Really Hate My Job

Win tickets to see Neve Campbell’s I Really Hate My Job

It is a summer evening in London. Alice (Shirley Henderson), an aspiring writer, is running late for her job as a kitchen hand in a Soho café, the Stella Bar. Once she arrives, Alice discovers that the chef is drunk and incapable of working, and so, for a bonus, she agrees to be chef for the evening. The action of the film takes place over this one evening as...

Liam Neeson is at it again in Taken 3 trailer

Liam Neeson is at it again in Taken 3 trailer

I’ve been sent the first trailer for Tak3n and you can watch it below. Liam Neeson returns as ex-covert operative Bryan Mills, whose reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered. Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on the run to evade the relentless pursuit of the CIA, FBI and the police. For...

DVD Review: Fruitvale Station

DVD Review: Fruitvale Station

Synopsis: Oscar Grant is an average 22-year old. He’s an every-guy who has – through bad life decisions and luck – led a less than perfect life. Recently Oscar has tried to turn everything around, vowing to get started on his New Year’s resolutions early to lead a more fulfilling life for himself and his family before tragedy strikes during a...

Super Mario Bros is heading to Blu-ray

Super Mario Bros is heading to Blu-ray

Everyone’s favourite plumbers Mario and Luigi’s live action big screen adventure Super Mario Bros gets its first ever UK Blu-ray release thanks to Second Sight. Love it or hate it, the film is one that sticks in the memory. Be sure to read Jackson’s Super Mario Bros Rewind Redemption. With an all-star cast, including the legendary Bob Hoskins...

Jon Hamm, Rafe Spall & Oona Chaplin to star in Black Mirror Christmas special

Jon Hamm, Rafe Spall & Oona Chaplin to star in Black Mirror Christmas special

Jon Hamm (Mad Men, Million Dollar Arm), Rafe Spall (One Day, I Give It A Year) and Oona Chaplin (Game of Thrones, The Crimson Field) are confirmed to co-star in the Black Mirror feature-length special due on Channel 4 this Christmas. The 90-minute seasonal special may well be the most mind-bending episode yet, showcasing three interwoven stories of Yuletide...

New posters for Jake Gyllenhaal’s Nightcrawler

New posters for Jake Gyllenhaal’s Nightcrawler

Nightcrawler is a new thriller set in the nocturnal underbelly of contemporary Los Angeles. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who discovers the high-speed world of L.A. crime journalism. Finding a group of freelance camera crews who film crashes, fires, murder and other mayhem, Lou muscles into the cut-throat,...

Raindance Review: The Ninth Cloud

Raindance Review: The Ninth Cloud

We love Michael Madsen here at Live for Films. We even got to see him and ask him a question during his panel at this year’s London Film and Comic Con. You can check that out here. The former Mr. Blonde was stone cold cool still, but seemed sorely in need of a challenging and juicy role. With The Ninth Cloud, which premiered recently at Raindance, writer...

Sean Young, Lili Simmons, David Arquette & more join Bone Tomahawk

Sean Young, Lili Simmons, David Arquette & more join Bone Tomahawk

Bone Tomahawk, the cannibal horror Western, already had Kurt Russell, Richard Jenkins, Patrick Wilson and Matthew Fox. The film started shooting today and there is word of some other actors joining S. Craig Zahler‘s film. Sean Young (Blade Runner), Lili Simmons (True Detective), David Arquette (Scream), Sid Haig (The Devil’s Rejects), Evan Jonigkeit...

New poster for Miles Teller’s Whiplash

New poster for Miles Teller’s Whiplash

I have just been sent the new poster for Whiplash. Damien Chazelle directs the film which stars Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons. Andrew Neyman is a 19-year-old jazz drummer, dreaming of greatness but unsure if his dream will ever come true. Haunted by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew is determined to rise to the top of the country’s most elite...

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend – Images and details for the sequel

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend – Images and details for the sequel

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend, the stunning next chapter in the saga started by the critically and popularly acclaimed Ang Lee martial arts epic, will premiere exclusively on Netflix and in selected global IMAX® theaters on August 28, 2015. Produced by The Weinstein Company, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend echoes the themes...

David Fincher to direct the US version of Utopia

David Fincher to direct the US version of Utopia

David Fincher’s Gone Girl will soon be in cinemas (read our review), but in this never ending cycle of film we all want to know what he will be doing next. Looks like he will be returning to TV as he will be directing every episode of HBO’s Utopia. This will be an adaptation of Dennis Kelly’s Channel 4 series. Kelly will also be writing this...

First trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice

First trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice

Warner Bros. have released the first trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson‘s adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Vice and it looks fantastic. It’s got a crazy, Big Lebowski feel to it, but with a darker edge. When private eye Doc Sportello’s ex-old lady suddenly out of nowhere shows up with a story about her current billionaire land...

New images from Fury

New images from Fury

I have just been sent some new photos from David Ayer’s Fury. Although I think a couple have already been released. FURY is set at the very end of World War II, in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly...

Donald Glover, Elizabeth Banks & more join Magic Mike XXL

Donald Glover, Elizabeth Banks & more join Magic Mike XXL

The full cast of the upcoming Magic Mike sequel, Magic Mike XXL has been officially announced. Returning stars Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Kevin Nash, Adam Rodriguez and Gabriel Iglesias will be joined by newcomers Elizabeth Banks (The Hunger Games franchise), Donald Glover (“Community”), Amber Heard (The Rum Diary), Andie MacDowell...

The Walking Dead – A Bad Lip Reading of Season 4

The Walking Dead – A Bad Lip Reading of Season 4

The season premiere of The Walking Dead is just weeks away! Sounds like the perfect time for a Bad Lip Reading of the show’s previous season. I hope Anthony the turtle is okay! The Walking Dead returns on 12th October at 9:00 p.m. ET on AMC. Source: Bad Lip...

Extraterrestrial – New UK trailer and poster

Extraterrestrial – New UK trailer and poster

Prepare to get your fears probed as the Vicious Brothers (Grave Encounters) bring Extraterrestrial to UK cinemas this Halloween! I’ve just been sent the latest UK trailer and poster. Still reeling from her parents divorce, April (Brittany Allen – Defiance, Dead Before Dawn) is dragged back to the vacation cabin she spent fond summers at as a child...