PREACHER Pilot Episode with Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg Commentary
Watch AMC’s Preacher Season 1 pilot episode with commentary from executive producers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg here (link removed). With the second episode set to air on June 5, 2016, we have a week in between so this is a little treat for Preacher fans.
Striking PREDATOR Tribute Art - THRILL OF THE HUNT
Artist Matt Ferguson created a series of striking tribute art for Arnold Schwarzenegger and John McTiernan‘s Predator (1987) film. This print is called “Thrill of the Hunt” and was created for NYC’s Bottleneck Gallery. FYI - June 12, 2016, marks the 29th anniversary of Predator.
INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE Posters Terrorize Landmarks
Roland Emmerich‘s Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) releases in movie theaters on June 24, 2016. Here are three new posters with the aliens destroying more national landmarks. Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, and Sela Ward star in Independence Day: Resurgence.
LURKING FEAR Blu-ray Release Date Details
C. Courtney Joyner‘s Lurking Fear (1994) is coming to Blu-ray for the first time via Full Moon Features. I remember watching this film in my youth as a rental from the local movie rental store on the corner of my block. Here is the artwork and official Press Release below. This film is now remastered in 16x9 widescreen with 5.1 surround digitally restored from the original 35mm camera negative. Jon Finch, Blake Adams, Ashley Laurence, and Jeffrey Combs star in Lurking Fear.
WESTWORLD TV Series will Premiere in Fall 2016 - Confirmed!?
HBO‘s science fiction reboot series of Michael Crichton‘s Westworld (1973) film is now confirmed again to premiere this upcoming Fall 2016. HBO’s Westworld TV series met some unexpected issues in development and multiple rewrites, but all is fixed. HBO and writer Jonathan Nolan had some rumored issues but now is fixed from the addition of two new writers and producers. How excited are you to see HBO’s Westworld Season 1?
Awesome Live-Action Trailer for DEUS EX: MANKIND DIVIDED
Here is a short film live-action trailer for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided which releases this August 23, 2016. This film is very powerful and is put together in a unique way. You really have to see this film, and hopefully, we get this level of quality in the next installment of Deus Ex.
Stephen King's MR. MERCEDES TV Series Developement / Casting Details
AT&T’s Audience Network has greenlit a 10-episode drama series based on Stephen King‘s best-selling novel Mr. Mercedes. David E. Kelly (Boston Public, Ally McBeal, Chicago Hope) is developing the new TV series and will function as writer and showrunner. Jack Bender (Lost, Under the Dome) will serve as executive producer and will direct the pilot episode. Brendan Gleeson (Harry Potter) and Anton Yelchin (Star Trek) are confirmed to star in the new series. The Mr. Mercedes TV series will air sometime in 2018.
GAME OF THRONES Season 6 Episode 6 BLOOD OF MY BLOOD - Photos / Preview [Video]
HBO’s Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 6 is titled “Blood of my Blood” and will air on Sunday, May 29, 2016. Here are six photos and a preview video for the upcoming episode of Game of Thrones.
Fantasia International Film Festival to Honor Guillermo del Toro Plus Film Listing
The 20th annual Fantasia International Film Festival 2016 will honor Guillermo del Toro with the Cheval Noir Award. The event will start July 14, 2016, then end on August 2, 2016. Check out the full list of movies that will be featured at the Fantasia International Film Festival below.
Katherine Waterston's Character Teased in New ALIEN: COVENANT Photo
Ridley Scott‘s Alien: Covenant (2017) releases in the far future of August 4, 2017, but we have a photo teasing Katherine Waterston‘s character Daniels. This picture is an official photo released on the Facebook page. The photo is accompanied with the caption, “Nowhere to run. #AlienCovenant #Daniels”. Michael Fassbender (returning as the synthetic David from Prometheus (2012)), Demian Bichir (The Bridge), Danny McBride (Eastbound & Down), Amy Seimetz (The Sacrament, You’re Next, A Horrible Way to Die), Jussie Smollett (Empire), Carmen Ejogo (The Purge: Anarchy), Callie Hernandez (From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, Machete Kills), and Billy Crudup are also included in the cast for Alien: Covenant.
HARDCORE HENRY Blu-ray / DVD / Digital HD / On Demand Release Date Details
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and STX Entertainment revealed that they will release Ilya Naishuller‘s Hardcore Henry (2015) on Digital HD on July 12, 2016, and on Blu-ray, DVD, and On Demand on July 26, 2016. The Blu-ray features deleted scenes and commentary with the director and star/executive producer Sharlto Copley. Sharlto Copley, Tim Roth, and Haley Bennett star in Hardcore Henry.
LUCIFER SEASON 1 Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details
I enjoyed watching Fox’s Lucifer Season 1 and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is releasing the Blu-ray / DVD this upcoming August 23, 2016, containing the complete first season of Lucifer. I am happy that they decided to include a healthy amount of bonus features. Full details on the Blu-ray/DVD release are included below. Tom Ellis, Lauren German, and D.B. Woodside star in the Lucifer TV series season 1.
THE BURBS Blu-ray Now at Best Buy / Major Release in August 2016
Joe Dante‘s The Burbs (1989) is a favorite of mine that I rewatch every year or so. The official The Burbs Blu-ray is currently available at Best Buy stores right now for purchase with the wider release coming on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, via Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. A little unnerving is the fact that the bonus features will include the same special features as the 1999 DVD release. Tom Hanks, Bruce Dern, and Carrie Fisher star in The Burbs.
THE CONJURING 2 Eerie Recordings that Inspired the Film [Video]
Here is the latest video featurette from James Wan‘s The Conjuring 2 (2016). This featurette features some eerie recordings that helped to inspire the film. These creepy recordings come from Ed and Lorraine Warren’s files. I am not kidding when I say they are a little scary. Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Abhi Sinha, Lauren Esposito, Franka Potente, Simon McBurney, Simon Delaney, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Patrick McAuley, Benjamin Haigh, and Madison Wolfe star in The Conjuring 2. The Conjuring 2 releases in US movie theaters on June 10, 2016, with the UK release date set for June 17, 2016.
MTV Announces SCREAM AFTER DARK Talk Show / SCREAM Season 2 IF I DIE Videos
MTV has announced that they will now have a Scream TV series after-show titled Scream After Dark Talk Show. This show will premiere immediately on Monday, May 30, 2016, after the Scream Season 2 premiere episode. MTV’s Scream After Dark will be hosted by actor/writer Jeffery Self. It is still unclear whether the talk show will air after every episode of Scream or just after the premiere episode. We also have a photo below featuring Willa Fitzgerald (Emma Duval) and John Karna (Noah Foster).
THE WITCHER 3 BLOOD & WINE Launch Trailer is Amazing!
Many call The Witcher 3 “Game of the Year of 2015” and even though I did not get to play the game last year, I cannot wait to face the vampire in this DLC “Blood & Wine.” This trailer shows some phenomenal graphics and better yet, the monsters are insane! Take a look at the trailer for yourself and tell me what you think of it. The Witcher 3 Blood & Wine releases this May 31, 2016.
THE ART OF THE STRAIN Book Release Details / Preview Pages
The Art of The Strain is the collective concept art, behind-the-scenes photos, and exclusive interviews with Guillermo del Toro, Chuck Hogan, Carlton Cuse‘s The Strain. The Art of The Strain will retail for $45.00 teasing the book ahead of its June 28, 2016, release date.
PENNY DREADFUL Episode 305 - Photos / Videos
Here are the latest photos and videos for the new episode of Showtime’s Penny Dreadful 305 titled “This World is Our Hell.” Showtime’s Penny Dreadful Season 3 will now switch into full steam as these 10+ photos and videos reveal. I have to admit; I need to catch up and will do so now.
DEADLIGHT: DIRECTOR'S CUT Trailer / Photos
This new Deadlight: Director’s Cut trailer shows a “Survival Arena” with zombies swarming the player. This new version of Deadlight is an enhanced and remastered version of the popular zombie game. Deep Silver and Tequila Works releases the new version of Deadlight this June 2016 for the PlayStation 4 (PS4), Xbox One, and PC.
Director MIKE FLANAGAN in Talks to Direct New HALLOWEEN Film
We recently learned that Blumhouse Productions and John Carpenter will be partnering to bring us a new Halloween film with Michael Myers. Now we hear the news that Mike Flanagan (Oculus (2013), Hush (2016), Absentia (2011)) might be in talks to direct the new movie. It also appears Adam Wingard might have been approached because he has been posting Halloween pictures all day.