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Review: Pride & Prejudice & Zombies – Put Your Preconceptions Away

I feel that having entered the cinema to watch Burr Steers’s Pride and Prejudice and Zombies as an objective viewer – being neither a big fan of period dramas nor pulpy horror – I can tell you that it is in fact a pretty great film. It seems necessary to get this off my chest as early into this review as I can as P+P+Z appears to be fighting an...

The Jungle Book gets a new trailer

The Jungle Book gets a new trailer

Jon Favreau directed the live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book for Disney. The Disney version has Neel Sethi as Mowgli, Bill Murray voices Baloo,  Christopher Walken is King Louis, Scarlett Johansson is Kaa, Idris Elba voices Shere Khan, Ben Kingsley is Bagheera, Lupita Nyong’o is Rakcha, and Giancarlo Esposito is Akela. “The...

Video Essay – Ma: Miyazaki’s Calm

Video Essay – Ma: Miyazaki’s Calm

This great video by Glowing Screens examines Hayao Miyazaki’s technique of “Ma” – A slow-moving, yet always-moving emptiness. They are often some of my favourite moments in his films. Miyazaki explained his use of Ma during an interview with Roger Ebert. If you just have non-stop action with no breathing space at all,...

Cool Art: Bram Stoker’s Dracula by PJ McQuade

Cool Art: Bram Stoker’s Dracula by PJ McQuade

“I’ve crossed oceans of time to find you.” Another gorgeous piece of art work from PJ McQuade. You can buy it...

Cool Art: Star Wars Reimagined

Cool Art: Star Wars Reimagined

I already featured the wonderful Star Wars image by Jeronimo Gomez (above). That was done for CG+’s Star Wars: Reimagined competition. The challenge is to re-imagine your favorite character, creature or vehicle from the Star Wars universe. We want you to be creative about it, you can cross universes or redesign within an existing universe as long as...

Win The Librarians: First Season on DVD

Win The Librarians: First Season on DVD

Noah Wyle (ER, FALLING SKIES) as Flynn Carson, may appear to be an ordinary librarian working at the world-famous Metropolitan Library, but beneath the public library lies the centuries old headquarters of scholars and adventurers who investigate the bizarre, collect dangerous artifacts and save the world from supernatural threats. This is THE LIBRARY, and...

Cool Art: Harry Potter – Volurheim School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

Cool Art: Harry Potter – Volurheim School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

Even Amundsen is a concept artist who works for Blizzard. He decided to imagine a new Wizarding School from the World of Harry Potter called Volurheim. He put together these beautiful images of the teachers. Via Geek...

Watch a new trailer for Gods of Egypt

Watch a new trailer for Gods of Egypt

A new trailer for Alex Proyas‘ (Dark City) Gods of Egypt has been released. In this spectacular action-adventure inspired by the classic mythology of Egypt, the survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek (Brenton Thwaites) undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love. In order to succeed, he must...

Check out the new He-Man action figure

Check out the new He-Man action figure

His story is legend! The son of King Randor and Queen Marlena, Prince Adam raises his half of the Power Sword to become He-Man, The Most Powerful Man in the Universe! This He-Man figure pays homage to the popular Filmation animated series in 6” scale and comes with He-Man’s Power Sword® and signature hairstyle. Source: MattyCollector via...

Stephen Chow’s The Mermaid gets a new trailer

Stephen Chow’s The Mermaid gets a new trailer

Stephen Chow’s (Kung Fu Hustle, Shaolin Soccer) new film is The Mermaid. It follows a professor, who is saved by a mermaid, and then falls in love with her. Chow directed the film, which stars Kris Wu, Chao Deng, Lin Yun, Zhang Yuq and Show Luo. The previous teaser didn’t look too bad and had a certain charm about it, but this full trailer seems to...