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There’s a Police Academy reunion going on in Lavalantula trailer

There’s a Police Academy reunion going on in Lavalantula trailer

Lava breathing tarantulas!!!! Looks like another Syfy classic Lavalantula stars Steve Guttenberg (Police Academy), Leslie Easterbrook (Police Academy), Michael Winslow (Police Academy), Marion Ramsey (Police Academy), Nia Peeples (“Pretty Little Liars”), and Ralph Garman (KROQ DJ). A volcano erupts in Los Angeles, spewing out lava-breathing...

Electra Woman and Dyna Girl get a trailer

Electra Woman and Dyna Girl get a trailer

Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart are the new Electra Woman and Dyna Girl.  It is a new web series heading our way from Legendary. The characters originated in a Sid and Marty Krofft (H.R. Pufnstuf, The Banana Splits) live action science fiction children’s television series from 1976. The series aired 16 episodes in a single season as part of the umbrella series...

Looks like there is a Kung Pow sequel in the works

Looks like there is a Kung Pow sequel in the works

Time to dig out your gopher-chucks! Kung Pow! Enter the Fist is a 2002 film starring Steve Oedekerk. It uses footage from the 1976 Hong Kong martial arts movie Tiger and Crane Fist (also called Savage Killers), along with new footage shot by Oedekerk along with redubbing the whole film, to create an original, unrelated plot. It is a very silly and enjoyable...

Sharknado 4 is going ahead

Sharknado 4 is going ahead

Oh no! What have we done? Proving its might as a global pop culture phenomenon, Syfy’s Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! chomped its way to two billion Twitter impressions – doubling the one billion impressions for 2014’s Sharknado 2: The Second One. Generating more Twitter activity than every episode of the final season of Mad Men, every episode of this...

The BBFC have given The Diary of a Teenage Girl an 18 certificate

The BBFC have given The Diary of a Teenage Girl an 18 certificate

Vertigo Releasing and the makers of The Diary of a Teenage Girl have been in touch to share their disappointment at the BBFC’s choice to award the film an 18 certificate despite a valid and thorough case being put forward for the film to receive its rightful 15 certificate. The film is based on the graphic novel The Diary of a Teenage Girl: An Account in...

Here’s how Michael Douglas was de-aged in Ant-Man

Here’s how Michael Douglas was de-aged in Ant-Man

As you know, Michael Douglas plays Hank Pym in Marvel’s Ant-Man movie. He has the beard and glasses you can see in the image above. However, the film opens in the 1989 with a younger Hank Pym talking to an older Peggy Carter (Hayley Atwell) and Howard Stark (John Slattery). When I watched the film I was amazed at how good the effect of the younger Michael...

Jennifer Lawrence joins The Big Lebowski live read

Jennifer Lawrence joins The Big Lebowski live read

Jason Reitman is organising a new live read for the Coen Brothers classic, The Big Lebowski. He has already got Michael Fassbender lined up to play The Dude at Montreal’s Just For Laughs Comedy festival this Friday, while Patton Oswalt is on board to play Walter Sobchak. Mae Whitman  is playing Donnie. He is knocking it out of the park with the casting as...

Vacation gets a Red Band Trailer

Vacation gets a Red Band Trailer

The next generation of Griswolds is at it again. New Line Cinema’s Vacation, starring Ed Helms (The Hangover films) and Christina Applegate (the Anchorman films), takes the family on the road for another ill-fated adventure. The film marks Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley’s directorial debut. Following in his father’s footsteps and hoping for...

CBS’ BrainDead deals with a US Government taken over by aliens

CBS’ BrainDead deals with a US Government taken over by aliens

CBS has given a straight-to-series order for 13 episodes of BrainDead, a one-hour comic-thriller from Robert and Michelle King, acclaimed creators and executive producers of “The Good Wife.” The series will be broadcast in summer 2016. Just before we go on, this is nothing to do with Peter Jackson’s Brain Dead, aka Dead Alive. BrainDead follows a...

Watch Elizabeth Banks & The Muppets in the pitch video for the new series

Watch Elizabeth Banks & The Muppets in the pitch video for the new series

The Muppets return to primetime with a contemporary, documentary-style show. For the first time ever, a series will explore the Muppets’ personal lives and relationships, both at home and at work, as well as romances, breakups, achievements, disappointments, wants and desires. This is a more adult Muppet show, for “kids” of all ages. ABC have released the...