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Cool Art: The Thing, Alien and 2001: A Space Odyssey

Cool Art: The Thing, Alien and 2001: A Space Odyssey

Nick Runge is the artist behind these magnificent images of The Thing, Alien and 2001. Here is what he had to say about them. I painted as a three part set for an upcoming show at Hero Complex Gallery here in LA. The show is called “Young Guns” and showcases emerging artists from the area and I’m thrilled to be a part of...

Spooks: The Greater Good gets a trailer

Spooks: The Greater Good gets a trailer

I’ve been sent the first trailer for Spooks: The Greater Good. The film stars Kit Harington (Game of Thrones, Testament of Youth) and Peter Firth (Spooks) and is due out on 8th May 2015. When charismatic terrorist Adam Qasim (Elyes Gabel) escapes from MI5 custody during a high profile handover, the legendary Harry Pearce (Peter Firth), Head of...

Framed: Jeff Cronenweth talks about David Fincher and Gone Girl

Framed: Jeff Cronenweth talks about David Fincher and Gone Girl

Trevor Hogg chats with Jeff Cronenweth about following in his father’s footsteps, working with David  Fincher, and putting together a shocking scene for Gone Girl… “My father, Jordan Cronenweth, was quite a good cinematographer who photographed Blade Runner [1982],” states Jeff Cronenweth (The Social Network) who served as a camera operator...

Tobey Maguire As Spidey Again?

Tobey Maguire As Spidey Again?

Weird rumours have begun to circulate that Marvel and/or Sony may be kicking Andrew Garfield out of his film role as Peter Parker/Spider-Man and possibly bringing Tobey Maguire back into the fold. How and why this could happen is actually incredibly complicated. Forbes has a thorough write-up of the issues at hand, but suffice it to say there are all kinds of...

Watch the trailer for Aleksei German’s Hard To Be A God

Watch the trailer for Aleksei German’s Hard To Be A God

When legendary Russian auteur Aleksei German died in 2013, he left behind this final film, a phantasmagoric adaptation of the revered sci-fi novel by the Strugatsky brothers (authors of the source novel for Tarkovsky’s STALKER). HARD TO BE A GOD began percolating in German’s consciousness in the mid-1960s, and would actively consume him for the...

Alien Outpost gets a new trailer

Alien Outpost gets a new trailer

A documentary crew tracks a group of elite soldiers after an alien invasion who reach the world’s most dangerous outpost only to discover that the first wave was just the beginning. Jabbar Raisani directs. Adrian Paul, Rick Ravanello, Reiley McClendon, and Douglas Tait star. Alien Outpost is out in cinemas and VOD from January 30, 2015, courtesy of IFC...

Watch the trailer and two clips from Turbo Kid

Watch the trailer and two clips from Turbo Kid

I posted a clip for Turbo Kid a few days ago, and now a couple more have come along. I think it looks fantastic. Turbo Kid is the story of a lonely orphan obsessed with comic books who scavenges the Wasteland in order to stay alive. When he meets a mysterious girl named Apple, he is must confront his fears and look to the hero deep within himself when both...

Win Honeymoon on DVD

Win Honeymoon on DVD

To celebrate the release of “Honeymoon“, the new visceral horror starring the critically acclaimed Game of Thrones actress Rose Leslie and Penny Dreadful’s Harry Treadaway (read my interview with Harry) – released on DVD & Blu-ray 26th Jan. 2015 – we have a copy on DVD to giveaway courtesy of Arrow Films. “Honeymoon” creates...

New poster for Jason Statham’s Wild Card

New poster for Jason Statham’s Wild Card

I’ve just been sent the new poster for Wild Card. Jason Statham (FURIOUS 7, THE EXPENDABLES trilogy, HOMEFRONT) reunites with EXPENDABLES 2 director, Simon West, as the titular Nick Wild, a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal professional skills and a dangerous gambling problem. When a friend is attacked by a sadistic thug, Nick strikes back, only to find...

Pandemic – New film is shot in a First Person shooter perspective

Pandemic – New film is shot in a First Person shooter perspective

Content Media have acquired international sales rights to the sci-fi action/thriller Pandemic, directed by John Suits (The Scribbler). The film is set in the near future, where a virus of epic proportions has overtaken the planet. There are more infected than uninfected, and humanity is losing its grip on survival. Its only hope is finding a cure and keeping...