BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE Getting a R-Rated Ultimate Edition Release
Zack Snyder‘s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) will be getting a special R-Rated Edition Blu-ray/DVD dubbed the Ultimate Edition. The R-Rating is due to the “sequences of violence.” That is the version I want to see first, but I will have to wait for the Blu-ray for that. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice releases in movie theaters this upcoming March 2, 2016. Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, and Amy Adams star in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
STAR WARS Trilogy Art by Matt Fergusson
Artist Matt Ferguson created our latest set of Star Wars Trilogy art that is licensed for Bottleneck Gallery. All prints come in both regular color edition and a special gold variant. These posters went on sale at 12 pm EST on February 25, 2016.The special gold variants are a limited edition run of 225. The regular color editions are a timed edition that will end on February 28, 2016, at 11:59 pm EST. Prints for the regular color edition have unlimited sets but will conclude on the end date. Prints are 12” x 24” retailing for $100 for the regular color editions and $115 for the special gold variants.
Awesome Low Budget Horror Short Film THE FOURTH WALL [Video]
The Fourth Wall is a low budget horror short film that is pretty impressive and shows that work and thought went into creating this video. This film is created by a group of Portuguese film students who wrote, produced, and filmed this video. Check it out and tell us what you think of it below.
THE FOREST Blu-ray / DVD Release Date Details
Jason Zada‘s The Forest (2016) releases on Blu-ray/DVD and VOD this upcoming April 12, 2016, after the Digital HD release on March 22, 2016. The Forest is based on Japan’s Suicide Forest (Japan’s Aokigahara Forest) with a tale spun featuring Natalie Dormer, Eoin Macken, and Stephanie Vogt. Bonus features I am interested in include a feature commentary with director Jason Zada and the “Exploring the Forest.” Full details on this film Blu-ray/DVD release included below.
Spike Orders STEPHEN KING'S THE MIST TV Series Pilot
Dimension Television is developing a TV adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Mist TV series for Spike. The first pilot order is now officially ordered. This news is not an official Spike’s The Mist Season 1 announcement but close enough. More news is coming soon, and we will report as soon as it is revealed.
Fright Rags Pumpkinhead Collection
Stan Winston‘s Pumpkinhead gets the latest showcase over at Fright Rags. Pumpkinhead, the revenge demon is summoned to take vengeance on whoever summoned it, Pumpkinhead (1988). A staple favorite among cult fans, an excellent choice. Tell us what you think of this Pumpkinhead collection and whether you will be picking up one soon.
THE EXORCIST TV Series Casts Brianne Howey
Brianne Howey (Scream Queens) is now cast in Fox’s The Exorcist TV series. She will potentially play a possessed character named Charlotte, which is a regular role. Charlotte is “a former ballet dancer, once the golden child, she has not been the same since her terrible accident. Now depressed and anti-social, she’s closed off and guarded.” Charlotte’s mother believes she is the victim of a demonic possession after the change in her behavior.
Stephen King's CELL Movie - New Photos of Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, and Isabelle Fuhrman
Stephen King’s Cell (2016) is still chugging along with the open 2016 release date. Here are some new photos of the cast including Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, and Isabelle Fuhrman. The photos do not reveal anything groundbreaking but do bring back memories of what I imagined when I read the novel so many years ago. Stephen King wrote the screenplay while Adam Alleca made revisions.
PACIFIC RIM 2: Guillermo del Toro Dropped for Steven S. DeKnight!?
Legendary Pictures has selected Steven S. DeKnight to direct Pacific Rim: Maelstrom (aka Pacific Rim 2, Pacific Rim sequel). DeKnight will be going into this film fresh; it is his first feature film. That does not mean that he does not have experience. DeKnight created Starz’s Spartacus TV series later moving to a producer of said series, served as head writer on Netflix’s Daredevil series. DeKnight has directed a few episodes for Angel, Daredevil, and Smallville.
ASH VS EVIL DEAD Season 2 Adds Michelle Hurd
Lee Majors and Ted Raimi recently joined the cast of Starz’s Ash vs Evil Dead Season 2, and now we can include Michelle Hurd (Charmed, The Glades, Witches of East End, Devious Maids, Hawaii Five-O) to that list. Hurd will play Ash’s “high school sweetheart” and is set as a regular on the second season of Ash vs Evil Dead. Her name and additional info have not yet been released. Thought you would like any news on Ash vs Evil Dead set to premiere the end of 2016 with ten half-hour episodes.
DEAD RISING: ENDGAME Releasing this Summer 2016
This Summer 2016 will treat us with the sequel to Dead Rising: Watchtower (2015), titled Dead Rising: Endgame. The sequel will air on Sony’s Crackle streaming service. This film will be the second chapter in the Dead Rising movie world. I watched the first movie, and all I can say is, it is a Dead Rising movie, so it is primarily not to be taken seriously. The poster below does not reveal anything about what is store for us in this film.
Sideshow Collectibles Terminator: Genisys Figure
Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys brings us the Terminator: Genisys Figure that is a new sixth scale Endoskeleton Collectible Figure from Terminator: Genisys. The eyes even light up with LEDs. This collectible figure retails for $249.99 becoming available around November 2016 - January 2017. Will you add this to your Terminator collection?
New Footage from FEAR THE WALKING DEAD Season 2 [Video]
AMC’s Fear The Walking Dead Season 2 premieres this April 10, 2016, but until then, here is some new footage in this video. It all goes down at the beach and with some footage taken on the sea and the boat. Fear the Walking Dead stars Kim Dickens as Madison, Cliff Curtis as Travis, Frank Dillane as Nick, Alycia Debnam-Carey as Alicia, Ruben Blades as Daniel, Mercedes Mason as Ofelia, Lorenzo James Henrie as Chris, and Colman Domingo as Strand.
Sideshow Collectibles COURT OF THE DEAD Book Release Details and Preview Photos
Sideshow Collectibles’ Court of the Dead: The Chronicle of the Underworld releases this Spring 2016 for $35.00, written by Corinna Bechko and Landry Walker with the cover illustration by Tom Jilesen. This collectible book is expected to ship starting April 2016 - May 2016. You judge for yourself if Sideshow Collectibles did the series justice with this book, leave your comments below.
KRAMPUS Blu-ray / DVD Release Details
Michael Dougherty‘s Christmas horror movie Krampus (2015) releases on Blu-ray/DVD this upcoming April 26, 2016, via Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The VOD release comes earlier on April 12, 2016. Bonus features I am interested in are the alternate ending, deleted scenes, extended scenes, commentary with Dougherty and for the inner geek in me, behind the scenes at Weta Workshop. Full bonus features listed below. Krampus stars Adam Scott, Toni Collette, and David Koechner.
First Photos from BATES MOTEL SEASON 4
A&E’s Bates Motel Season 4 now has a few new photos for the upcoming new season premiering March 7, 2016. Photos include Norma Bates (Vera Farmiga) and Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) with Emma Decody (Olivia Cooke). They snuck in a picture of Norman and Norma wearing the same attire. Tell us what you think of this batch of photos.
THE WALKING DEAD S06E11 KNOTS UNTIE Photos Released
AMC‘s The Walking Dead Season 6 episode “Knots Untie” is directed by Michael E. Satrazemis from a script written by Matthew Negrete and Channing Powell. This episode airs Sunday, February 28, 2016. These photos look awesome but only focuses on Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus). Nothing wrong there but would have liked to see at least one more photo in general, never enough walking dead.
The X-Files Season 10 Finale Teaser [Video]
Fox’s The X-Files Season 10 comes to a close after a sweet six episodes reboot. I enjoyed watching the TV series with my kids like I enjoyed watching it when I was younger. The X-Files season 10 finale episode airs this upcoming Monday, February 22, 2016. This episode is titled “My Struggle II” where “Mulder (David Duchovny) and Scully (Gillian Anderson) uncover a shocking truth with global ramifications.” In case you want to revisit previous episodes, you can watch the previously aired episodes on Hulu.
New Posters for THE CONJURING 2
Here are two new posters for James Wan‘s The Conjuring 2 (2016). I like the feel of these two posters and the scares that imminent from them, especially like the one with Vera Farmiga. The Conjuring 2 releases in movie theaters this June 10, 2016. 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.
New HELLRAISER in the Works with Heather Langenkamp Attached - No Doug Bradley!?
A new Hellraiser sequel movie is in the works with Heather Langenkamp (A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)) attached but no Doug Bradley (Pinhead from Hellraiser (1987)). The film is already shooting with Langenkamp in a small part. Gary Tunnicliffe is set to direct this new Hellraiser movie. Below is some excerpts from the Langenkamp interview.