Month: June 2018

This 12 Monkeys review contains spoilers. 12 Monkeys Season 4 Episode 9 Apparently, like the 12 Monkeys audience, the splinter team is looking for things to come full circle, and as a result, the return to the mission to stop the plague seems both logical and foolhardy. “One More Minute” piles more tragedy upon our
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This 12 Monkeys review contains spoilers. 12 Monkeys Season 4 Episode 8 This is where it becomes clear that 12 Monkeys is ending for real, sad as it may be. Yes, a reset could undo all the misery, but does anyone believe that’s what we’re headed for? In an episode that appears to have foiled
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Jim Carrey is reportedly in negotiations to play Eggman/Dr. Robotnik in the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog film adaptation.  In what has to be the most ’90s story that you’ll hear all day, Deadline is reporting that Carrey and his representatives are currently working with Paramount films executives in order to secure the villainous role. It doesn’t seem
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Another superhero series is joining Netflix’s original content lineup. However, this one won’t quite fit with its existing Marvel small screen scene. Raising Dion, an independently-created superhero sci-fi story that carries a heartfelt family twist, has been given a full series order by the streaming giant. Netflix has announced that Raising Dion will arrive on
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Insomniac’s take on Spider-Man isn’t just one of the PS4’s biggest upcoming exclusive, it’s one of the biggest titles in Marvel’s new approach to game releases. Spider-Man will not be directly associated with the MCU or a particular film, but will instead tell a unique story of the studio’s design.  Spider-Man will focus on young
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Microsoft may be looking to expand the Xbox One’s mod abilities.  That information comes from Windows Central who claim that they have received internal documents from a recent presentation that reveal Microsoft’s desire and intentions to implement platform-wide mod support for the Xbox One.  While games like Halo 5, Skyrim, and Fallout 4 support mods
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Monsters and magic are on the loose in Trail of Lightning, Rebecca Roanhorse’s urban fantasy novel that features Indigenous heroes and fights back against stereotypes along with the monsters. The first in a four-book series, Trail of Lightning introduces Maggie Hoskie, a struggling monster-hunter tasked with saving a community from which she isolates herself.  We spoke
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Ever since popping in during the late-80’s, Venom has been popular enough to show up all over the place. He’s been a vengeful supervillain and he’s been a mentally-unhinged would-be superhero. He’s been part of the Sinister Six and he’s been part of the Secret Avengers. The costume has latched onto various hosts and three
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The incredibly talented, prolific and outspoken writer Harlan Ellison has passed away at the age of 84. The news was broken by Christine Valada, who tweeted: Susan Ellison has asked me to announce the passing of writer Harlan Ellison, in his sleep, earlier today. “For a brief time I was here, and for a brief
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Harlan Ellison, one of the 20th Century’s most influential science and speculative fiction writers, died at the age of 84. The news was posted in several Twitter posts. No cause of death has been announced. “Susan Ellison has asked me to announce the passing of writer Harlan Ellison, in his sleep, earlier today,” Christine Valada,
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We’ve all been waiting for it: the first trailer for Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement’s What We Do In The Shadows follow-up series Wellington Paranormal is here, and it looks amazing. Check it out:  The series is set to follow the work life, documentary style, of officers Minogue and O’Leary (played by Mike Minogue and Karen
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The Leftovers wrapped its final season to wild critical acclaim last year, so Damon Lindelof is sticking around HBO to develop a Watchmen TV series. Yes, you read that right. Watchmen is finally getting the prestige cable drama that fans have wanted for as long as prestige cable drama has been a thing. This has been
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Disenchantment is set to arrive soon on Netflix, showcasing a fantasy-themed animated comedy series developed by The Simpsons and Futurama visionary, Matt Groening. Netflix gave Groening’s Disenchantment an initial 20-episode order, set to be released 10 episodes at a time (essentially a two-season order). While Groening animated shows have tackled the idiosyncrasies of a suburbia,
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The Halo live-action TV series is a go at Showtime. The network has ordered 10 hourlong episodes, which will begin production in 2019. The series comes from Rise of the Planet of the Apes director Rupert Wyatt, Awake creator Kyle Killen, and Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment.  Wyatt is set to direct multiple episodes of the series.
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Released: 30 November 2018 Certificate: TBC Director: John McPhail Writer: Alan McDonald, Ryan McHenry Cast: Ella Hunt, Malcolm Cumming, Sarah Swire, Christopher Leveaux, Mark Benton, Paul Kaye, Ben Wiggins, Marli Siu Distributor: Vertigo If you like this, try… Shaun Of The Dead Edgar Wright’s zombie comedy seems a clear influence on Anna And The Apocalypse
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All the Colours of the Dark: Arrow Video FrightFest 2018 Horror comes in many colours and flavours. There’s Universal horror, classical horror, drive-in horror, fleapit horror, mainstream horror, alt horror, trash horror, elevated horror, ‘real horror’ and ‘not really horror’. Horror takes up residence in the castle, the woods, the laboratory, the graveyard, the hospital,
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Fans of animated alcoholic anthropomorphic equines have a reason to celebrate, since Netflix’s ultra-irreverent, sometimes-satirical, animated series BoJack Horseman just nabbed itself a renewal for Season 5! Netflix made BoJack Horseman Season 5 official today in a fourth-wall-breaking, BoJack Horseman kind of way, citing the assertions of its message-bombarding “Clingy Execs” to make the announcement,
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