Luke Hemsworth To Star In Sci-Fi Thriller "Encounter"

Westworld star Luke Hemsworth has joined the cast of sci-fi thriller “Encounter” as lead Will Fleming.  The film is presently in production in Georgia. Director and first-time feature filmmaker Paul J. Salamoff says the script for Encounter was inspired by The Twilight Zone. A group of friends make a remarkable discovery in a rural field – a crashed spacecraft – And there’s a survivor. But when they bring the otherworldly…

A Labyrinth with no Jareth?

Deadline broke the news yesterday that a new Labyrinth movie is in the works.  While we’ve been hearing rumors about this for a few years now this is the first time there has been confirmation from both a movie studio and a director. from Deadline: TriStar has set Fede Alvarez (Don’t Breathe, Evil Dead) to direct a film that will delve into the universe Jim Henson hatched in the 1986…

The Unsung Hero of Rogue One

If you’re reading a review of Rogue One I can guarantee people are talking about Jyn and Captain Andor.  They’re discussing Alan Tudyk as K-2SO and Mads Mikkelsen as Galen Erso.  They may even mention their like or dislike of the CG characters. But I can almost guarantee that they aren’t talking about the real hero of Rogue One.  Imperial pilot turned Rebel Bodhi Rook. Bodhi made the biggest leap…

Mission Impossible Meets Ancient Egypt in The Mummy Trailer

While you don’t expect fighting a Mummy to be all cerebral you might expect it to have a few less high flying stunts than appear in this first trailer.

Valerian Trailer Reveals a Wonderfully Strange Sci-Fi World

Remember how you loved The Fifth Element because it was wild, weird, out of control and the best sci-fi you’d ever seen that didn’t have “Star” in the title? While I’m not sure Valerian will be up to that level of perfect epicness it does look awesome!   Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets Official Teaser Tr… From Luc Besson, the visionary director of The Fifth Element and…

Minecraft Coming To a Movie Theater Near You In 2019

Minecraft The Movie has a release date!  From Mojang’s site: Hello future Minecraft movie-goers! I know you’ve been thinking just about every day, “When’s the Minecraft movie coming out?” Luckily for you, we can finally say! The Minecraft movie will be released on May 24, 2019! The film will also be released in 3D & IMAX. Yes, that might seem like a long time away, but it just so happens…

See you in Azeroth!

Warcraft Movie Review by Durrilion I have to preface this with a disclaimer: I have not  played World of Warcraft in almost a year.  Things like college, work, and illness have kept me away.  With that said, I am still familiar with Azeroth, though maybe not as familiar as longer term players.  Overall I loved this film and what it does for the game, the fantasy genre, and geeks all…

Attack on Titan Live Action Movie Trailer for US Release

Funimation has released The official Attack on Titan US Trailer.  For the hardcore fans the Japanese trailers have been out for months, so there’s nothing new to see here.  Based on the worldwide best selling manga and anime the live action Attack on Titan Part 1 was released in Japan on August 1 with Part 2 coming on September 19th.  They also had their World Premiere in Hollywood on July…

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Title is "Vol. 2"

Two, as in Vol. 2. Seems they were dropping us quite the hint at the end of Guardians when Star Lord unwraps the last gift he received from his mother – which turned out to be The Awesome Mix Vol 2. Both Marvel Studios President, Kevin Feige, and Director James Gunn have called the upcoming movie “The Guardians of the Galaxy Sequel Vol. 2”.   Feige accidentally let it slip at…

Tom Holland cast as Spider-Man

Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios have found their Spider-Man. Beating out quite a line up of competition for the web-slinger is 19 year old stage and screen actor Tom Holland. “Sony, Marvel, Kevin and I all knew that for Peter Parker, we had to find a vibrant, talented young actor capable of embodying one of the most well-known characters in the world.  With Tom, we’ve found the perfect actor to…