La Horde – Latest News

News for the French post-apocalyptic zombie thriller meets Die Hard 1 with lots of gunplay and carnage, titled La Horde should start to heat up over the coming months with post production in full gear. This is a movie that was placed on my map by French filmmaker Xavier Gens last year at NIFFF (watch…

BNAT X Showcases the Future of Cinema

Went to Harry’s (AICN) BNAT X over the weekend and with its dazzling display of 3D became one hell of a powerhouse and showcase for the future of cinema and the theatrical film going experience. I haven’t had much exposure at all to what animation has been cooking up with using 3D or horror films,…

Valhalla Rising – New Images & Behind the Scenes Video – Updated

Over at MadsOnline.net, a huge fan site dedicated to Mads Mikkelsen, they have a great translation of a new piece that Ekstra Bladet have put together on his latest film, Valhalla Rising. The Ekstra Bladet piece by Kim Kastrup includes several new stills (by Dean Rogers) and a behind the scenes video. Note these are…

Tarantino to Remake Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

As fast as one film gets announced for Quentin Tarantino to make, another announcement comes along having him direct another film. At times it seems unlikely a week goes by without his name attached to another new project. Case in point today where the news is leaking he is going to remake the Russ Meyer…

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull – Good?

::: Crack! Indiana Jones takes whip to doomsayersThe Times As a big fan of the Indiana Jones film, it would go without saying that I’m very eagerly anticipating the latest entry – Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. There was one online review that slammed the movie and somehow it translated into…

Outcast Cinema in Yahoo! Japan

::: Anime, KUROSAWA only! Nikkatsu’60s movies are popular in the U.S.Yahoo! Japan Marc Walkow of Outcast Cinema gets a glowing review of his Nikkatsu series in this Yahoo! Japan article. Apparently at the end they refer to him having “sparking eyes.” The Google English translation of this (view here) seems to get that part wrong….

Linn Haynes RIP – Legendary Cinephile Passes On

I was shocked earlier today to learn of the unexpected passing of Linn Haynes who died in a car crash. I’ve known Mr. Haynes dating back to my BadAssMovieImages days. He was an amazing resource of film information, though I think it was our mutual love of all things 70’s cinema that was the bond….

I can confirm Chocolate is the real deal!

In perhaps a really bad secret, I’m out at the Berlinale/European Film Market this year. Todd Brown at Twitch (trailer) posted the incredible trailer for the Thai film Chocolate. I was perhaps incredibly skeptical and hesitant if the film could out due its trailer. Some films just are great trailers and lousy films. I can…

The Storyboard Reviews CJ7 – Latest Film From Stephen Chow

What a great review this one is! The only thing missing is where this places in Stephen Chow’s body of work. Of course this is a movie geek thing done by Stephen Chow fans like myself after we see a new film of his – immediately place it into his body of work on levels…