Viz Media Releases DVD and Manga Adaptation for Pokemon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction in February

| January 28, 2015

image

  On February 3rd, VIZ Media releases the official manga adaptation of Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction under their Perfect Square imprint, and on February 17th, the DVD arrives of this first Pokémon XY feature film. In Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction, the Heart Diamond that sustains the Diamond Domain is breaking, and Diancie, the […]

Teaser Trailer for Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four Released

| January 27, 2015

Fantastic Four Movie

20th Century Fox has officially released the first teaser trailer for the Josh Trank directed Fantastic Four film, scheduled for August 7, 2015. Trank, responsible for the 2012 film Chronicle, is joined by X-Men: Days of Future Past screenwriter Simon Kinberg in reimaging Marvel Comic’s first family of superheroes with a more grounded approach and stronger sci-fi influence. […]

David Tennant to Play Killgrave

| January 26, 2015

Purpleman

In a bit of news that seems to have left everyone simultaneously ecstatic and nauseous, David Tennant (Tied for Most Lovable Doctor with 2, 4, and 11) has been cast as Killgrave, the Purple Man (Hands-down Marvel’s Ickiest Villain.) It’s a weird pairing. Killgrave, The Purple Man, was introduced in one of the very earliest […]

Movie Review: Seventh Son (2015)

| January 26, 2015

SeventhSonFeatured1

Seeing films in Malaysia weeks, if not months, ahead of their US and UK releases happens every now and again, however, it can be a bit of a multi-edged sword. Sometimes it’s a very welcome surprise, as with Snowpiercer’s stealth release here, uncut and months before director Joon-Ho Bong and studio head Harvey Weinstein quit […]

Wizard World Announces Fan Fest Chicago as Thank You to Wizard World fans; free admission for Wizard World 4 day and VIP holders

| January 26, 2015

IMG_0496.JPG

Wizard World announced today the addition of Wizard World Comic Con Presents Fan Fest Chicago to its 2015 schedule. Dubbed a “thank you” to loyal fans, it has a special price of $25 for the March 7th-8th weekend, or $15 for either day, but fans who have purchased four day or VIP passes to Wizard […]

Bonus Stage: Zelda, Big Hero 6, Adventure Time and more

| January 24, 2015

Bonus24115

Welcome to the brand new Bonus Stage! Now bringing you the best cosplay, fan-art, videos music and more from all over geekdom!

Cyclops, Jean Grey and Storm Cast in X-Men: Apocalypse

| January 23, 2015

X-men Apocalypse

20th Century Fox have found three new actors to carry on the role of Cyclops, Jean Grey and Storm in X-Men: Apocalypse. Bryan Singer, longtime director associated with the X-Men franchise, broke the news via his Twitter account. Meet our new and brilliant young mutants: @Alexshipppp as #Storm @SophieT as #JeanGrey and @TyeSheridan as #Cyclops. #XmenApocalypse — Bryan […]

Movie Review: Return To Nuke ‘Em High Vol.1 (2013)

| January 21, 2015

nukeemhigh_cover

It is said that you should never go back, but that’s what Troma has done with 1986′s Class Of Nuke ‘Em High by giving us Return To Nuke ‘Em High Volume 1. You may wish they hadn’t. Troma has always been a film company that reveled in the silly, absurd and essentially non-PC areas of movie […]

Movie Review: The Giver (2014)

| January 21, 2015

thegiver_cover

The current trend for adapting Young Adult books continues, with Lois Lowry’s 1993 book, ‘The Giver’, getting the Hollywood treatment. After watching this, you might have wished they hadn’t bothered.

Movie Review: Enemy (2013)

| January 20, 2015

enemy_cover

Some films are quite formulaic, with simplistic structures, while others, such as Denis Villeneuve’s Enemy, are much more complicated, layered experiences. Adapted from José Saramago’s book The Double, the film tells the tale of ‘Professor Adam Bell’ (Jake Gyllenhaal), who is a rather dull character, stuck in a mundane existence. While watching a rental movie, […]

Movie Review: Blackhat (2014)

| January 20, 2015

BlackhatFeaturedImage1

FULL DISCLOSURE: In October 2013, I was paid a couple of hundred Malaysian Ringgit to stand around a bank in Kuala Lumpur as an extra on some cyber-crime thriller called Cyber. After 6 hours, myself and over 100 others were shepherded onto a trading floor and directed to act out a financial crash. In January 2015, the […]

The Last: Naruto the Movie U.S. Limited Theatrical Release Set For February

| January 16, 2015

Naruto The Last Movie

North American anime distributor Viz Media announced the theatrical schedule for the limited screening of The Last: Naruto the Movie. The final movie based on the Naruto anime series will be subtitled in English and premier at the following theaters on February 20th: State City Theater AZ Tempe Harkins Theatres – Valley Art CA Los Angeles Downtown Independent […]