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Samuel L Jackson joins Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight reading

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014

The Hateful Eight was going to be Quentin Tarantino‘s next movie. Then the script leaked and he said it was no more. Then he decided to do it as a live staged reading. It...

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Batman: Assault on Arkham trailer

Posted by on Apr 19, 2014

Batman: Assault on Arkham is an upcoming direct-to-video animated superhero film that is part of the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. The film takes place in the same universe...

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80s Youth – Movie posters celebrating the best (and worst) of ‘80s cinema

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014

This May the iconic Ritzy cinema in Brixton will play host to a month long exhibition of re-imagined movie posters celebrating the best (and worst) of ‘80s cinema. Printer of...

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Reviews: The Raid 2 – “An orgy of enjoyable and inventive grotesquerie”

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014

There are few things as uniquely wonderful to be found in cinema than that of a sinuously choreographed martial arts exchange: the dance-like recital in accordance with the rhythm...

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Batman: Assault on Arkham trailer

Batman: Assault on Arkham trailer

Batman: Assault on Arkham is an upcoming direct-to-video animated superhero film that is part of the DC Universe Animated Original Movies. The film takes place in the same universe as the Batman: Arkham video game series. In the film Batman (Kevin Conroy) is trying to stop a dirty bomb from detonating in Gotham, while the Suicide Squad takes on a mission in...

Samuel L Jackson joins Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight reading

Samuel L Jackson joins Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight reading

The Hateful Eight was going to be Quentin Tarantino‘s next movie. Then the script leaked and he said it was no more. Then he decided to do it as a live staged reading. It would be so good to be at the reading, which takes place tomorrow night at Film Independent at LACMA, but it is sold out. Even worse, it turns out that Samuel L Jackson will be back with...

Godzilla looks amazing in new TV spot

Godzilla looks amazing in new TV spot

This new TV spot gives us our best look at Godzilla so far. An epic rebirth to Toho’s iconic Godzilla, this spectacular adventure, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures, pits the world’s most famous monster against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very...

New Maleficent pics show Fairies, Princesses and Dragons

New Maleficent pics show Fairies, Princesses and Dragons

“Maleficent” explores the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the classic “Sleeping Beauty” and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her pure heart to stone. Driven by revenge and a fierce desire to protect the moors over which she presides, Maleficent cruelly places an irrevocable curse upon the human king’s newborn...

80s Youth – Movie posters celebrating the best (and worst) of ‘80s cinema

80s Youth – Movie posters celebrating the best (and worst) of ‘80s cinema

This May the iconic Ritzy cinema in Brixton will play host to a month long exhibition of re-imagined movie posters celebrating the best (and worst) of ‘80s cinema. Printer of Dreams has commissioned 10 of London’s finest illustrators to create original works inspired by their childhood favourites, such as E.T., Ghostbusters and Stand by Me. The grand...

First Look: Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard in Macbeth

First Look: Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard in Macbeth

Justin Kurzel is the director behind the latest version of Macbeth. It stars Michael Fassbender in the title role and Marion Cotillard as Lady Macbeth. ‘He’s suffering from post traumatic stress disorder,’ Fassbender told the Daily Mail. ‘It makes total sense, when you think about it. Justin set the seed of the idea in my head. This trauma is something...

Cool Short: Spira

Cool Short: Spira

This is the very impressive directorial debut of Jon James Smith. It is a disturbing, unsettling, well shot horror film that was made on a zero budget. Eric is a psychologist appointed to determine the mental state of a dangerous psychiatric resident. As their sessions develop, Eric falls into an unsettling world of mental and physical disarray. Spira –...

Poster & trailer for Clint Eastwood’s Jersey Boys

Poster & trailer for Clint Eastwood’s Jersey Boys

The first poster for Clint Eastwood‘s adaptation of The Jersey Boys musical has been released. The film serves as a biopic of Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi and their hit singing group, telling the meteoric tale of how a group of blue-collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks became one of the biggest American pop music...

Zack Snyder has seen Batman, Superman & Wonder Woman on set

Zack Snyder has seen Batman, Superman & Wonder Woman on set

While it was not Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill and Gal Gadot in costume on the set of Batman vs Superman, Zack Snyder did get to see their stand-ins wearing the costumes. Needless to say it was an incredible experience for him. Here is what he had to say about it. The thing also that’s really fascinating for me is that, even just in the tests...

Watch Ryan Reynolds in The Captive trailer

Watch Ryan Reynolds in The Captive trailer

We get the bearded Ryan Reynolds in the latest film from Atom Egoyan. Good to see Reynolds picking films like this and The Voices as he is a great actor. A pick up truck pulls off the highway at a diner. Confident that his young daughter is safe in the back seat and promising to return with ice cream, the father slips out of his truck and into the diner. When...

LEGO Top Gun can be my wingman any time

LEGO Top Gun can be my wingman any time

“Tower, this is Ghost Rider requesting a flyby.” If you are going to build a Grumman F-14 Tomcat out of Lego you may as well build Maverick’s. That is exactly what Ralph did over at TheBrothersBrick and it is...

Gareth Edwards talks about his plans for Godzilla

Gareth Edwards talks about his plans for Godzilla

The fourth instalment of Godzilla’s ‘Meet the Director’ series has arrived! An epic rebirth to Toho’s iconic Godzilla, this spectacular adventure, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures, pits the world’s most famous monster against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very...

First Look: Christina Hendricks in Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut, Lost River

First Look: Christina Hendricks in Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut, Lost River

Lost River, reviously called How To Catch A Monster, is Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut. The film stars Christina Hendricks, Ben Mendohlson, Matt Smith, Saoirse Ronan, Iain De Caestecker and Barbara Steele. The film “weaves elements of fantasy noir, and suspense into a modern day fairytale. Set against the surreal dreamscape of a vanishing city,...

Guy Pearce & Robert Pattinson in new trailer for The Rover

Guy Pearce & Robert Pattinson in new trailer for The Rover

Robert Pattinson plays a denizen of the Outback in the near future, after a worldwide financial collapse has sent many like him running to the still viable mines of the Australian desert. THE ROVER is set in a world 10 years following the collapse of society. The rule of the law has disintegrated and life is cheap. The film follows hardened loner Eric (Pearce)...

Beautiful Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. poster has Coulson & the Cellist

Beautiful Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. poster has Coulson & the Cellist

The posters, The Art of Level 7, for the final view episodes of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. keep on coming and the are all brilliant (check out the previous 2 here and here). This new one is by Pascal Campion. “The Only Light In The Darkness” – With their world turned upside down, Coulson races to save the life of his one true love as the mystery...

Dwayne Johnson’s San Andreas gets a fuller synopsis

Dwayne Johnson’s San Andreas gets a fuller synopsis

There is not that much to add to the plot of the new earthquake movie, San Andreas, than we already knew. However, the updated synopsis below does give us more of a feel for the direction the film will take. After the infamous San Andreas Fault finally gives, triggering a magnitude 9 earthquake in California, a search and rescue helicopter pilot (Johnson) and...

Orange Is The New Black – Season 2 trailer

Orange Is The New Black – Season 2 trailer

The highly-anticipated second season of Netflix’s ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK goes back behind bars for another sentence with the fearless, funny and unforgettable inmates of Litchfield prison. The series’ ensemble includes Taylor Schilling, Jason Biggs, Laura Prepon, Kate Mugrew, Danielle Brooks, Uzo Aduba, Natasha Lyonne, Taryn Manning, Laverne Cox,...

Noel Clarke’s The Anomaly gets a trailer

Noel Clarke’s The Anomaly gets a trailer

Traumatized ex-soldier Ryan Reeve wakes up in the back of a van, alongside a kidnapped boy. Ryan helps him escape but when he finds a mask in his pocket he comes to an appalling realization …. But there’s no time to act — after nine minutes and forty seven seconds of consciousness it all goes black. What does this have to do with Ryan’s...