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Thunderbirds Are Go gets a second series

Thunderbirds Are Go gets a second series

ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures have been commissioned by CITV to make a second series of Thunderbirds Are Go, the major new reinvention of the iconic children’s show, ahead of the premiere of series one. CITV has ordered a second 26 x 30′ series of Thunderbirds Are Go to air in 2016 and 2017. The new children’s series is set to premiere on...

Thank you from the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Thank you from the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

J.J. Abrams, Chewbacca and more say thank you from the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The thanks is for the money raised for UNICEF’s campaign, called Star Wars Force for Change, which raised $4.26 million. There is lots to see in the video so look closely at the background and ponder the significance of the various sets, equipment and...

First Look: The Westworld TV show

First Look: The Westworld TV show

I am very intrigued by the new Westworld HBO show. The show stars James Marsden, Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, Jeffrey Wright, Rodrigo Santoro, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Shannon Woodward, Kyle Bornheime. The show comes from J.J. Abrams‘ Bad Robot, Person Of Interest creator Jonathan Nolan, producer Jerry Weintraub and Warner Bros TV with Nolan...

Ellen Page is Han Solo for The Empire Strikes Back live-read

Ellen Page is Han Solo for The Empire Strikes Back live-read

Oh, this is good. Jason Reitman recently announced part of the cast for his live-read of The Empire Strikes Back – Aaron Paul as Luke, J.K. Simmons as Vader, etc. Yet there was no mention of who would be playing Han and Leia. He was saving it as it is very cool and makes me want to be there even more. The live-reads are about experimenting with...

Paramount have pulled Team America: World Police

Paramount have pulled Team America: World Police

This week saw Sony Pictures announce that they would not be releasing The Interview. A sad state of affairs. Sure they were worried after threats of attacks on cinemas, so why not just release it online for free. However, various cinemas such as the Alamo Drafthouse had said they would be showing Team America: World Police. The 10 year old film featured Kim...

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...

Cool Short: Santageddon – Christmas comedy horror!

Cool Short: Santageddon – Christmas comedy horror!

Santageddon harks back to the glory days of VHS when edits were rough and continuity was optional. Influenced by low budget horror films such as the Evil Dead and taking acting lessons from cult classics like Samurai Cop it brings together some of the best and freshest names within the UK comedy scene.It was shot in an old abandoned department store in the...

Top 10 Action Movies

Top 10 Action Movies

With the release of the action-packed Son of a Gun it’s time to revisit some of the best action movies that have defined and redefined the genre and many actors’ careers. Die Hard (1988) Die Hard is an action-packed thrill ride set in the claustrophobic setting of one multi-storey building. Bruce Willis looks like he’s having a ball with the quip-smart...