16th Jan2017

‘Prevenge’ kicks off UK screening tour tonight

by Phil Wheat

Prevenge is the brilliant and off-the-wall writing and directing debut feature by Alice Lowe (Sightseers). She wrote, starred in, and directed it whilst 7-8 months pregnant with her first child, who also appears in the film. Alice was one of the BIFA nominees for ‘best debut director’. Known for her work as a UK television […]

16th Jan2017

‘The LEGO Batman Movie’ gets 2 new TV spots

by Phil Wheat

Hot on the heels of the dozen or so posters recently released, Warner Bros have debuted not one, but TWO, new TV spots for The LEGO Batman Movie, this time focusing on Batgirl and the entire crime-fighting team! The LEGO Batman Movie sees Will Arnett reprises his starring role from The LEGO Movie as the […]

13th Jan2017

Frightfest announce Glasgow 2017 line-up of FOURTEEN films!

by Phil Wheat

Horror Channel FrightFest celebrates 12th year at Glasgow Film Festival with record-breaking fourteen titles – including TEN premieres and a screening of the 4K restoration of Phantasm! FrightFest Passes are £70 and available from noon on Mon January 16th 2016.  Passes cover all films on Fri 24 and Sat 25 Feb ONLY. Tickets for A […]

13th Jan2017

Trailer Park: CHIPS get Raw with Their Finest Founder

by Phil Wheat

Welcome to the latest installment of Trailer Park, our semi-regular look at the latest trailers to hit the interwebs. This weeks line-up features a bevy of the latest movie trailers including CHIPS, Their Finest, Raw, Sadako vs Kayako, Kong: Skull Island, The Founder, the restored release of John Waters’ Multiple Maniacs and the fifth season […]

12th Jan2017

‘Death Race: Anarchy’ (aka Death Race 4) hits the home stretch

by Phil Wheat

It’s been four years since the release of the second sequel to the reboot/remake of Death Race – Death Race: Inferno – and three since the fourth film was sneakily announced by it’s writer Tony Giglio on Twitter, but now news reaches us that Death Race 4, now retitled Death Race: Anarchy has completed filming. […]

12th Jan2017

Brett Harvey to direct Danny Trejo life story ‘Inmate#1′

by Phil Wheat

World-renowned actor Danny Trejo has teamed up with award-winning filmmaker Brett Harvey (Ice Guardians, The Culture High) to tell a story 71-years in the making… Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo, currently in production in California, explores the life and career of Hollywood’s most unlikely hero, Danny Trejo. Trejo, whose myriad of TV and […]

12th Jan2017

First trailer for Netflix’s ‘iBoy’

by Phil Wheat

Following yesterday’s reveal of images from the forthcoming original film iBoy, starring Bill Milner in the totular role, Netflix have released the official trailer for this superhero-esque tale: iBoy follows Tom (Bill Milner), an average teenager whose world is turned on its head when a violent encounter with local thugs leaves fragments of his shattered […]

12th Jan2017

Fear ‘The Bye Bye Man’ in these new clips

by Phil Wheat

Set to hit cinemas this Friday – the 13th, how apt – The Bye Bye Man comes from director Stacy Title, from a script based on Robert Damon Schneck’s short story “The Bridge to Body Island.” When three college friends stumble upon the horrific origins of the Bye Bye Man, they discover that there is […]

12th Jan2017

New poster for Mad Max-esque cannibal thriller ‘Drifter’

by Phil Wheat

XLrator Media has acquired North American distribution rights to the post-apocalyptic horror-thriller Drifter  – which follows a pair of outlaw brothers (Harwood and Emory) who seek temporary refuge in a desolate town inhabited by a family of psychotic cannibalistic lunatics – and to celebrate they have released this all-new retro one-sheet poster for the film: […]

11th Jan2017

Tom Holland teases ‘Fright Night 3′ – the novel!

by Phil Wheat

Interest in Tom Holland’s 1985 vampire opus Fright Night could not be any higher right now. Not only has the film just been released here in the UK as a limited edition Steelbook (via Zavvi) which sold out on pre-orders alone; but also the documentary You’re So Cool Brewster! The Story of Fright Night has […]

11th Jan2017

First images from the Netflix original film ‘iBoy’

by Phil Wheat

Netflix have released four new images from the forthcoming original film iBoy starring Bill Milner, Maisie Williams, Miranda Richardson and Rory Kinnear. iBoy follows Tom (Bill Milner), an average teenager whose world is turned on its head when a violent encounter with local thugs leaves fragments of his shattered smartphone embedded in his brain. He […]

11th Jan2017

Chucky’s Back! And this time he’s bringing his cult!

by Phil Wheat

I’m a huge fan of the Child’s Play franchise, I have been since I was a teenager, before everyone jumped on the bandwagon back in the early 90s when Child’s Play 3 was decried as a new “video nasty” here in the UK. Since then we’ve had two more comedic entries, Bride… and Seed…, and […]

10th Jan2017

Severin to unleash ‘Wild Beasts’ on Blu-ray

by Phil Wheat

For his sole cinematic work of the past three decades, godfather Of Mondo Franco E. Prosperi (co-creator of Mondo Cane and Goodbye Uncle Tom) took on the ‘Nature Strikes Back’ genre and delivered perhaps the most shocking movie of his controversial career… Wild Beasts. When PCP gets into the water supply of a city zoo, […]

09th Jan2017

Is this the ‘VooDoo’ that VOD does?

by Phil Wheat

Freestyle Digital Media, the recently-acquired digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, has acquired the North American rights to the highly-anticipated horror feature VooDoo, which is written and directed by Tom Costabile, and stars Samantha Stewart (Days of Our Lives), Dominic Matteucci, Ruth Reynolds, Daniel Kozul, Ron Jeremy, and Lavelle Roby. Produced by […]

06th Jan2017

First look at Duncan Jones’ new Netflix film ‘Mute’

by Phil Wheat

Here’s your first look at the highly-anticipated futuristic film Mute, from visionary filmmaker Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) and featuring Alexander Skarsgård, Paul Rudd, Justin Theroux and newcomer Seyneb Saleh. Set in the near-future, Leo (Alexander Skarsgård) is a bartender living in the pulsing city of Berlin. Because of a childhood accident, Leo lost the […]

06th Jan2017

Samara’s back in new ‘Rings’ trailer

by Phil Wheat

Finally set to see light of day on February 3rd, Rings is the long-delayed second sequel to the American remake of Hideo Nakata’s Ringu (aka The Ring). With the new release date now confirmed, after numerous delays, Paramount have debuted a new, and hopefully final, trailer for the film – check it out below. In […]

05th Jan2017

Shudder announce new additions for January

by Phil Wheat

Offering new premieres and exclusives every month, Shudder has a unique library of hard-to-find international and independent films, something for both casual and hardcore fans of horror. With that in mind, here’s the rundown of the new arrivals and UK exclusives and premieres for January… Exclusive: SADAKO VS KAYAKO (Dir. Koji Shiraishi) UK streaming Premiere. […]

04th Jan2017

10 new graffitti-style ‘The LEGO Batman Movie’ posters

by Phil Wheat

To celebrate the upcoming release of The LEGO Batman Movie, LEGO have released,via their Twitter account, a whole host of graffitti-style character posters (we’ve already had more traditional character posters) for the upcoming animated movie, featuring Batman, Robin, Joker, Batgirl and more… The film sees Will Arnett reprises his starring role from The LEGO Movie […]

04th Jan2017

New images from ‘Blade Runner 2049′

by Phil Wheat

Anyone else out there not excited at the prospect of a new Blade Runner film? I can’t say the idea of old man Deckard fills me with any anticipation for the 32 years later sequel, Blade Runner 2049… And this is coming from someone whose very first VHS purchase was the old “blue-spine” Warner Bros. […]

04th Jan2017

Roger Corman’s ‘Death Race 2050′ gets UK debut date

by Phil Wheat

A delirious blend of high-octane action, razor-sharp political satire and full-throttle mayhem, Roger Corman’s Death Race 2050 is the highly anticipated reboot of the cult classic Death Race 2000 (which itself was remade in 2008) . The film straps viewers into the driver’s seat of the ultimate auto showdown, a blood-splattered no-holds-barred virtual-reality show that […]

03rd Jan2017

Poster for The Ring sequel ‘Rings’ creeps on to the web

by Phil Wheat

Finally set to see light of day (at least in the US) on February 3rd, Rings is the long-delayed second sequel to the American remake of Hideo Nakata’s Ringu (aka The Ring). In Rings, a young woman becomes worried about her boyfriend when he explores a dark subculture surrounding a mysterious videotape said to kill […]

03rd Jan2017

First look at Evil Dead-esque ‘Bornless Ones’

by Phil Wheat

In the tradition of The Evil Dead, and starring The Newsroom’s Margaret Judson and Teen Wolf’s Michael Johnston, writer/director Alexander Babaev‘s Bornless Ones comes to cinemas and VOD this February. Having just moved to a remote home near an institution to better care for her brother Zach, Emily invites a few friends over to help […]

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