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Poupelle of Chimney Town (animated steampunk film: trailer).

October 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Poupelle of Chimney Town (animated steampunk film: trailer).

There’s a steampunk animated film coming this Xmas (December 25th 2020), Poupelle of Chimney Town, based on the best-selling (in Japan, at any rate) children’s picture book by Japanese comedian Akihiro Nishino. Poupelle? Sounds like what Santa might do down a chimney if he’s caught short on the job. The film looks interesting, but the […]

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Independence Day Resurgence: scifi movie retrospective (video).

October 19, 2020 | By | Reply More
Independence Day Resurgence: scifi movie retrospective (video).

Our most critical film reviewer, the Critical Drinker, sits down once more in front of the scifi film Independence Day: Resurgence – mainly, so you don’t have to, as it transpires! Independence Day Resurgence is set twenty years after the events of the original flick, during which the United Nations has collaborated to form Earth […]

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Monsters of Man (scifi movie: trailer).

October 19, 2020 | By | Reply More
Monsters of Man (scifi movie: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for a SciFi movie called Monsters of Man, in which some experimental war droids are sent into a near-future third-world setting for a field test, but things don’t quite go as expected. Well, to be honest, with killer robots, they never tend to! 

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Monster Hunter (scifi film: trailer).

October 14, 2020 | By | Reply More
Monster Hunter (scifi film: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the new Monster Hunter film, based on the video game by Capcom. When Lt. Artemis – aka actress Milla Jovovich – and her marines are transported to a new world, they engage in a desperate battle for survival against enormous monster enemies with nasty powers. As you would, really. Here’s the […]

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Fatman: Santa action hero (fantasy movie: trailer).

October 9, 2020 | By | Reply More
Fatman: Santa action hero (fantasy movie: trailer).

Mel Gibson stars as an action hero version of Santa in the movie Fatman. To save his declining business, Santa Claus (Mel Gibson), is forced into a logistics partnership with the U.S. military. Making matters worse, Chris gets locked into a deadly battle of wits against a highly skilled assassin (Walton Goggins), hired by a […]

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The 355 (spyfy movie: trailer).

October 9, 2020 | By | Reply More
The 355 (spyfy movie: trailer).

In spyfy movie The 355 with Jessica Chastain, Penélope Cruz, and Lupita Nyong, a CIA agent teams up with other international agents to recover a top-secret weapon. The title comes from Agent 355, a female spy for the patriots during the American Revolution.

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Archenemy (superhero movie trailer).

October 9, 2020 | By | Reply More
Archenemy (superhero movie trailer).

In superhero film Archenemy, Max Fist (actor Joe Manganiello) claims to be a hero from another dimension who fell through time and space to Earth, where he has no powers and is therefore sadly stranded. No one believes his stories except for a local teen named Hamster. Together, they take to the streets to wipe […]

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Train to Busan: Peninsula (zombie movie: trailer).

October 8, 2020 | By | Reply More
Train to Busan: Peninsula (zombie movie: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the zombie horror flick Train to Busan 2: Peninsula When the zombie outbreak swept the entire nation, Jung-seok (Gang Dong-won) barely escaped South Korea alive. While living a life of despair in Hong Kong, he receives an enticing offer to return to the quarantined peninsula. His mission is to retrieve an […]

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Major Grom: Plague Doctor (superhero movie).

October 8, 2020 | By | Reply More
Major Grom: Plague Doctor (superhero movie).

Here’s an odd-looking bird, a Russian superhero film called Major Grom: Plague Doctor directed by Oleg Trofim, based on the comic book series of the same name from Russian publisher Bubble Comics (created by Artyom Gabrelyanov). A down-at-heels cop, Major Grom, has to take on an antihero superhero – an armoured nut with a flamethrower […]

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Henchman (animated superhero movie: trailer).

October 6, 2020 | By | Reply More
Henchman (animated superhero movie: trailer).

Here’s another animated superhero movie, Henchman, which looks like a Minions-like exploration of what it means to be on team-evil in a superhero universe – at the very lowest levels. This one stars Nathan Fillion, Rosario Dawson, James Marsden, Thomas Middleditch, Craig Robinson, Bobcat Goldthwait, Alfred Molina, and Rob Riggle. 

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