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Splice (2009) (DVD review).

February 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Splice (2009) (DVD review).

In many ways I would probably agree with director Vincenzo Natali that ‘Splice’ is a re-working of the Frankenstein myth. Only instead of revitalising dead flesh with electricity, this time it’s with recombinant DNA to create a new life-form. Although it produces a male and female slug-like creatures, none of this hermaphrodite nonsense, that are […]

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GallowWalkers… death ain’t what it used to be.

February 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
GallowWalkers… death ain’t what it used to be.

Do you miss seeing Wesley Snipes hunting vampires in the various Blade movies? Then how about seeing him hunting zombies in the Wild Wild West in GallowWalkers? You can’t keep a good dead man down it seems. Yee-haaaa.

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Drac’s back.

February 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
Drac’s back.

Terence Fisher’s 1958 movie Dracula has been fully restored in High Definition for blu-ray and DVD for the first time. The release will contain two versions of the feature: The 2007 BFI restoration plus the 2012 Hammer restoration, which adds additional footage that has been unavailable for decades. The additional footage comprises two of the […]

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Iron Man 3… meet the Mandarin, evil rock god?

February 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
Iron Man 3… meet the Mandarin, evil rock god?

There’s a new poster out for the Iron Man 3 film, and this one features actor Ben Kingsley playing the Mandarin, and he’s one cool dude.

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Coin Toss (2013) (movie review).

February 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
Coin Toss (2013) (movie review).

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Kiss of the Damned… the vampire’s erotic apprentice.

February 21, 2013 | By | Reply More
Kiss of the Damned… the vampire’s erotic apprentice.

Top tip for dating, guys, don’t go out with a female vampire. No, just don’t do it! And if you want to know why not, then have a look at this trailer for the upcoming horror movie Kiss of the Damned. It’s like Twilight for adults with the genders swapped and the raunch dialled up […]

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Evil Dead… evil poster.

February 21, 2013 | By | Reply More
Evil Dead… evil poster.

There’s a new evil poster out for the reboot of the Evil Dead film. Frankly, I’m scared.

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Side Effects (2013) (film review).

February 20, 2013 | By | Reply More
Side Effects (2013) (film review).

Steven Soderbergh directs a script by Scott Z. Burns, giving us a suspenseful story set in the world of medicine and high-profile prescription drugs. When a doctor prescribes a new drug, is he responsible for the side effects? Jude Law stars as Jonathan a psychiatrist with a cozy relationship with a drug company and who […]

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Star Trek Into Darkness… more excited than I can tell you.

February 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Into Darkness… more excited than I can tell you.

J.J. is more excited than he can tell you about his new film Star Trek Into Darkness, as this little featurette goes on to show, with lots of drowned Enterprise shots, Vulcans-a-leaping, and the baddest boy of all, aka Mr Cumberbatch as the Khan-lite villain.

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Olympus Has Fallen… a featurette.

February 18, 2013 | By | Reply More
Olympus Has Fallen… a featurette.

Another trailer for the action movie Olympus Has Fallen – think Die Hard in the White House after it’s stormed by evil terrorist masterminds who take the US President hostage. It’ll be interesting to see what the critics make of this film.

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