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Review: Into The Woods – “Dark and delightful in equal measure”

Review: Into The Woods – “Dark and delightful in equal measure”

Into the Woods takes many beloved fairytale characters – Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood – and throws them all together into one story that asks you to be careful what you wish for by taking the ‘happy endings’ and twisting them around to look more closely at just how far people will go to get what they want. It’s a bold,...

Check out Neil Patrick Harris in American Horror Story: Freak Show TV spot

Check out Neil Patrick Harris in American Horror Story: Freak Show TV spot

It looks like American Horror Story: Freak Show is about to get legen…. ..wait for it… …dary. Neil Patrick Harris will be in a couple of episodes when the show returns on 7th January 2014. He will be playing a salesman, magician, and new owner of the freak show. American Horror Story: Freak Show begins its tale in the quiet, sleepy hamlet...

Gotham – Synopsis & images from episode 11

Gotham – Synopsis & images from episode 11

When Gotham returns from its midseason break on 5th January 2015 things will be different. If you remember, Det. Gordon (Ben McKenzie) had been reprimanded and demoted to a security guard in Arkham Asylum. The synopsis and images below give us a little idea as to what we can expect. I am looking forward to seeing Morena Baccarin as Dr. Leslie Thompkins. I...

Quentin Dupieux’s trailer for Reality promises weirdness aplenty

Quentin Dupieux’s trailer for Reality promises weirdness aplenty

“We need to talk..I think we’re the same person!” Quentin Dupieux does like making odd films – Rubber, Wrong and Wrong Cops all attest to that. His latest, Reality, sounds just as strange. It follows a cameraman, who is given the chance to direct his first horror movie, thanks to the kindness of a wealthy producer. The catch? He has...

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: 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...

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...

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...

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...