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The Platform (dark Netflix scifi movie: trailer).

March 5, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Platform (dark Netflix scifi movie: trailer).

Here’s a trailer for a dark new science fiction movie from Netflix called The Platform (El Hoyo, in its original Spanish) – which features a strange futuristic vertical prison system, where inmates are assigned to a level and forced to ration food from a platform that moves between the floors. This one was directed by […]

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Candyman (horror film: trailer).

March 3, 2020 | By | Reply More
Candyman (horror film: trailer).

That dark figure of urban myth, the Candyman, is coming back to the big screen thanks to filmmaker Nia DaCosta. Do you want a big boo that isn’t virus-related? Try this one in June 2020 – if the cinemas are still open, of course. For as long as residents can remember, the housing projects of […]

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The Invisible Man (film review).

March 3, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Invisible Man (film review).

Film buff Robbie Collin reviews a modern take on the HG Wells classic SF/horror novel, in a dark new scifi film, The Invisible Man. When Cecelia’s wealthy and abusive ex dies, he leaves her a fortune that allows her to try and rebuild her life. But a series of strange occurrences and the feeling of […]

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The Hunt (thriller movie: trailer).

February 27, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Hunt (thriller movie: trailer).

Here’s a trailer for a near-future thriller movie called The Hunt. This is the film that was previously pulled when authorities worried that it was a little too close to what might have happened on Jeffrey Epstein’s private rape island. Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don’t know where they are, or how […]

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Rumble (animated monster movie).

February 27, 2020 | By | Reply More
Rumble (animated monster movie).

Here’s a trailer for a new SF-horror cartoon movie, Rumble, where in a parallel reality Earth, Godzilla-sized monsters are global wrestling superstars, and one unlikely champion creature is heading for a career inside the ring of blood. Hitting cinemas in 2021.

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Slaughterhouse-Five (1972) (Blu-ray film review).

February 25, 2020 | By | Reply More
Slaughterhouse-Five (1972) (Blu-ray film review).

Of course, I’ve heard of ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’, but this has been the first opportunity I’ve had to watch it. More so, as I can’t recall it being on TV before. A bit of a delay in getting a blu-ray player that can go multi-region (as easy as 1, 2 3 with LG) and finally being able […]

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Sonic the Hedgehog (SF film based on the game: review by Mark Kermode).

February 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Sonic the Hedgehog (SF film based on the game: review by Mark Kermode).

The film-reviewing legend that is Mark Kermode sits down to watch the game-into-movie flick, Sonic the Hedgehog. In this beautiful piece of modern celluloid art, Sonic, an alien hedgehog from the planet Mobius who can move at incredible speeds, comes to Earth, pursued by the villainous Dr. Ivo Robotnik. Ah, art! 

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Spycies (animated spy-fy movie, review by Mark Kermode).

February 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Spycies (animated spy-fy movie, review by Mark Kermode).

Here’s the movie review of animated furry spy-fy film, Spycies, by our fan-of-many-flicks, Mark Kermode. In this toon movie, a pair of animal secret agents with conflicting personalities team up to find stolen top-secret material.

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The Green Knight (fantasy film: trailer).

February 13, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Green Knight (fantasy film: trailer).

Here’s an interesting one, The Green Knight, a fantasy movie from director David Lowery which is based on the Arthurian legend, in which Sir Gawain (actor Dev Patel), King Arthur’s reckless and headstrong nephew, embarks on a quest to confront the Green Knight, a giant green-skinned creature of the fey. This film also stars Joel […]

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The Iron Mask (fantasy movie trailer: added Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jackie Chan).

February 13, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Iron Mask (fantasy movie trailer: added Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jackie Chan).

Here’s something you don’t see every day, a big budget Chinese-backed fantasy movie (a la The Great Wall), called The Iron Mask, which sprinkles some Western names into the mix … in this case Arnie and Rutger Hauer (his last role?), and Charles Dance. Set in the 18th century, The Iron Mask follows British cartographer […]

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