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Stan Lee is working on Sky’s Lucky Man starring James Nesbitt

Stan Lee is working on Sky’s Lucky Man starring James Nesbitt

Sky 1 have announced it is joining forces with Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning Carnival Films and comic book legend Stan Lee on his first TV drama for the UK, titled Lucky Man. “Lucky Man” is the story of DI Harry Clayton (James Nesbitt), a cop from Central London’s notorious Murder Squad, who is given a charm that seems to confer upon the wearer...

Watch the first trailer for Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet

Watch the first trailer for Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet

Salma Hayek produced the animated adaptation of The Prophet. The book, first published in 1923, has 26 prose poetry essays written in English by the Lebanese artist, philosopher and writer Kahlil Gibran. The voice cast includes Liam Neeson, Salma Hayek, John Krasinski, Frank Langella, Alfred Molina and Quvenzhané Wallis. Inspired by the beloved classic,...

Clint Mansell to score Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise adaptation

Clint Mansell to score Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise adaptation

High-Rise is directed by Ben Wheatley (Kill List, Sightseers) from a screenplay by his regular collaborator Amy Jump. The film is an adaptation of JG Ballard’s classic British thriller and stars Tom Hiddleston, Sienna Miller, Jeremy Irons, Luke Evans, James Purefoy, Sienna Guillory, Keeley Hawes and Elisabeth Moss. High-Rise centers on a new residential...

Watch Christopher Plummer in trailer for Atom Egoyan’s Remember

Watch Christopher Plummer in trailer for Atom Egoyan’s Remember

Atom Egoyan directs Christopher Plummer, Martin Landau, Dean Norris, Henry Czerny, Bruno Ganz, Heinz Lieven, and Jürgen Prochnow in Remember. That is a hell of a cast and the film is a compelling thriller in which the darkest chapter of the 20th century collides with a contemporary mission of revenge. Judging from the trailer this is going to be a solid...

The 33 – Trailer for the Chilean mining disaster movie

The 33 – Trailer for the Chilean mining disaster movie

Based on the real-life event – when a Chilean gold and copper mine collapses, a rock twice the size of the empire state building traps 33 miners a mile and a half underground for 69 days. The miners struggled through starvation and depression as their families fought to keep rescue teams searching for them, culminating in the unprecedented and...

Jack Black & James Marsden board The D Train in new trailer

Jack Black & James Marsden board The D Train in new trailer

All his life, Dan Landsman (Jack Black) has never been the cool guy. That’s about to change – if he can convince Oliver Lawless (James Marsden), the most popular guy from his high school who’s now the face of a national Banana Boat ad campaign, to show up with him to their class reunion. A man on a mission, Dan travels from Pittsburgh to LA and spins a...

Cool Short: Fugu & Tako

Cool Short: Fugu & Tako

Written and directed by award winning filmmaker Ben West, Fugu & Tako is an amazing buddy film with stunning visual effects. The story follows two Japanese salary men’s lives that literally transform when one of them eats a live puffer fish in a sushi bar. Watch it...

Cool Art: High Fidelity – “Top Five Records “

Cool Art: High Fidelity – “Top Five Records “

Great artwork. “Top Five Records” (High Fidelity) by Salvador Anguiano is available to buy at Hero Complex...

Ryan Gosling’s Lost River trailer is face peelingly good

Ryan Gosling’s Lost River trailer is face peelingly good

Warner Bros. have released a new featurette, although it is more an extended trailer, for Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut. The film stars Christina Hendricks, Ben Mendohlson, Matt Smith, Saoirse Ronan, Iain De Caestecker, Eva Mendes and Barbara Steele. “Lost River” is a dark fairy tale about love, family and the fight for survival in the face...

Channel 4 & AMC’s Humans goes online with the first teaser trailer

Channel 4 & AMC’s Humans goes online with the first teaser trailer

Channel 4, AMC and Kudos’ ambitious new series, Humans, set in a parallel present, where the latest must-have gadget for any busy family is a ‘Synth’ – a highly-developed robotic servant eerily similar to its live counterpart. In the hope of transforming the way they live, one strained suburban family purchases a refurbished synth only to discover...