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First Look: Patrick Stewart in Green Room

First Look: Patrick Stewart in Green Room

Green Room is the new film from Jeremy Saulnier who brought us the excellent Blue Ruin. Be sure to read our interview with Saulnier about that film. Green Room stars Patrick Stewart as a white supremacist. Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots and Alia Shawkat also star. The film follows a young punk rock band who find themselves trapped in a secluded venue after...

Dragonriders of Pern gets a screenwriter

Dragonriders of Pern gets a screenwriter

The long in development Dragonriders of Pern was recently optioned by Warner Bros. The adaptation for Anne McCaffrey‘s novels did have an old screenplay by David Hayter. However, it appears that his screenplay is no longer in the mix as Warner Bros have brought onboard Sarah Cornwell (What I Had Before You) to adapt the first novel. In Dragonflight,...

Raiders of the Lost Ark melting Toht candle

Raiders of the Lost Ark melting Toht candle

Absolutely brilliant! We all remember what happens at the end of Raiders of the Lost Ark. The Ark opens, Indy and Marion close their eyes and the bad guys melt away. Gestapo agent Toht’s demise has been capture in wax for you to melt in your own home. You can buy it over at Firebox. Via...

Cool Art: Escape From New York

Cool Art: Escape From New York

A great picture of Snake Plissken by Dan Panosian from John Carpenter’s Escape From New York. Via...

Win the Battlestar Galactica Vault

Win the Battlestar Galactica Vault

Battlestar Galactica Vault is a fantastic book by Paul Ruditis. For over thirty years, science­‐fiction fans have been enthralled by Battlestar Galactica and the captivating saga of humanity’s war with the chilling Cylons. From its innovative special effects to its controversial storylines, the franchise has fascinated generations of viewers. Now,...

Paul Greengrass to direct George Orwell’s 1984

Paul Greengrass to direct George Orwell’s 1984

Paul Greengrass (The Bourne Identity, Captain Phillips) is set to direct a new adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984. George Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece, Nineteen Eighty-Four is perhaps the most pervasively influential book of the twentieth century, making famous Big Brother, newspeak and Room 101. Hidden away in the Record Department of the...

Tom Cruise could star in the Highlander reboot

Tom Cruise could star in the Highlander reboot

A remake of Highlander has been in the works for a long time. Cedric Nicolas-Troyan is set to direct the new version for Summit Entertainment. Justin Lin had been attached to direct, but he is now an executive producer. Turns out the studio would like Tom Cruise to star in the film. They’d like him to take on the mentor role that Sean Connery played in the...

Robert Downey Jr is working on Steve McQueen’s Yucatan

Robert Downey Jr is working on Steve McQueen’s Yucatan

Back in the 1960s Steve McQueen wrote a 1700-page treatment for a film called Yucatan. It was found in two leather-bound trunks after his death and includes of drawings, storyboard illustrations, and photos. The story involved a renegade salvage expert’s search for Mayan treasure in the Yucatán Peninsula. Robert Downey Jr.’s production company, Team...

Attack On Titan – Character posters for the live action film

Attack On Titan – Character posters for the live action film

The films’ director Shinji Higuchi confirmed that the project will span two films and stated that, with the supervision of Isayama, the story will be based on the world and characters of the manga, while incorporating new characters and new formidable enemies. Attack on Titan is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hajime Isayama. The...

Longmire gets a fourth season at Netflix

Longmire gets a fourth season at Netflix

Longmire had 3 seasons on A&E, but was sadly cancelled. However, the Western drama will live once more as it is getting a fourth season thanks to Netflix. Season four of Longmire picks up moments after season three’s exciting finale. Walt Longmire (series star Robert Taylor), having found out who was behind the murder of his wife, succumbs to his...