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Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.29.16] Australia drama comic

Goldstone is Ivan Sen's sequel to his acclaimed 2013 thriller Mystery Road, which introduced the world to a character called Jay Swan, an aboriginal detective who worked cases in the outback. [Continue reading]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.29.16] post apocalyptic zombies scifi horror action

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Marina Antunes [Celluloid 04.28.16] Denmark horror thriller drama

Some good news for us fans of apocalyptic. The Danish thriller What We Become which made a big splash at Fantastic Fest last year is getting a release! [Continue reading]

Marina Antunes [Celluloid 04.28.16] scifi thriller drama

A man on a one way mission to Mars runs into trouble along the way. Instead of following protocol, he decides to take the mission into his own hands after all, when you're likely to die, why not do what you want to? [Continue reading (3 comments)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.28.16] scifi horror action thriller adventure

The remarkable career of the movie industry's most admired and influential special-effects auteur, the legendary Ray Harryhausen, is the subject of Gilles Penso's definitive documentary Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan. [Continue reading]

John Connor [Celluloid 04.28.16] thriller mystery

Written and directed by Miles Doleac and starring James Callis (Battlestar Galactica), The Hollow looks like a sweaty southern chronicle of the murder of a senator’s daughter in Mississippi. [Continue reading]

rochefort [Celluloid 04.28.16] apocalyptic scifi cult thriller

England, the 1970’s. Margaret Thatcher rules and the last vestiges of post-World War II optimism have been wiped away. Tight polyester and bell bottoms are omnipresent, the sexual revolution of the 60’s has given way to rampant debauchery, and everyone numbs themselves with sex, shopping and petty domestic obsession. [Continue reading (3 comments)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.27.16] scifi

Eve is a 3D movie set in a futuristic & poetic universe without any dialog that captures the last moments of humanity on earth before nature resumes his duties." [Continue reading (1 comment)]

John Connor [DVD News 04.27.16] horror

At a prestigious, all-girls, prep school, things go terribly awry in the underground horror flick Vampires, resurrecting on DVD May 10 from Film Chest Media Group.
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Originally filmed as the second part of the 1989 cult anthology classic Fright House, this would be the last film of Len Anthony (Murderous Intent... [Continue reading]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.27.16] apocalyptic cyberpunk scifi horror action cult thriller adventure

UK's Supernova Film Fest have announced the full line-up for their inaugural year. From the same folks who have brought the us the Grimm Up North festival comes a new space bound, robot laden celebration of all things science fiction in cinema and it looks like they've got an selection of new and classic sci-fi features and shorts to share on the state of the art big ... [Continue reading]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.27.16] scifi horror thriller

20th Century Fox set Alien Day for April 26 and then did pretty much nothing to celebrate it. Well, that's not totally true. They did stir up controversy by releasing Ripley's Reeboks in men's only sizes, but other than that they didn't really capitalize on their own promotional endeavor. Until, finally, releasing a single image from Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant pro... [Continue reading (1 comment)]



Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.26.16] scifi horror thriller

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Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.26.16] post apocalyptic horror

We've been covering this adaptation for a few years now, so it's great to see it finally speeding towards the finish line. The first trailer and a fresh poster for the Stephen King adaptation of "Cell" has landed and it looks decent. [Continue reading (3 comments)]

John Connor [Contests 04.26.16] scifi horror thriller

Because 20th Century Fox told us so, it's Alien Day today! The date, April 26 (or 4/26) was chosen as a nod to the original planet where the crew of the Nostromo discovered the film's titular alien for the first time, LV-426. [Continue reading]

John Connor [Celluloid 04.25.16] thriller mystery crime

Novelist, cultural critic and sometimes podcaster (where is the new season??) Bret Easton Ellis will make his directorial debut with an edgy series for Fullscreen's yet-to-be released standalone video service. [Continue reading]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.25.16] post apocalyptic apocalyptic cyberpunk scifi action thriller adventure

Sci-Fi London is one of the world's leading genre festivals and it's a ton of fun to boot. The 2016 madness begins this week, April 27 and runs until May 6, 2016. If you're near by, don't miss out on seeing some of the wildest and most anticipated films coming soon. [Continue reading (1 comment)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.25.16] scifi action thriller romance adventure

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Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.22.16] post apocalyptic apocalyptic scifi action thriller adventure

Just in time for Earth Day, a new Independence Day: Resurgence trailer has arrived from 20th Century Fox. And it's the biggest we've seen yet. [Continue reading]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.22.16] post apocalyptic apocalyptic scifi action thriller

Quiet Earth is proud to premier an exclusive first clip for Josh Ridgway's upcoming dystopian /sci-fi indie, The Sector. While this is Ridgeway's directorial debut, he's no stranger to filmmaking having worked on some big projects in a producer capacity like Superman Returns with Bryan Singer. [Continue reading (13 comments)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.21.16] Russia scifi action thriller adventure

Fedor Bondarchuk, director of the two-part epic science fiction saga, Inhabited Island (still not available domestically), and 9th Company, is back with another epic science fiction actioner called Attraction (Притяжение). [Continue reading (2 comments)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.21.16] horror documentary

TERROR FILMS has acquired Unearthed and Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary, a documentary chronicling the origins of Stephen King’s bestselling horror novel, "Pet Sematary” and its journey from script to screen. [Continue reading]

John Connor [Celluloid 04.20.16] thriller mystery

Based on the best-selling novel by Paula Hawkins (which many girls read on trains ironically), The Girl on the Train is about a woman on the ropes of life who finds herself drawn deeper into a perceived missing person's case. [Continue reading (1 comment)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.20.16] action thriller western

I feel like I've been reading about this remake of The Magnificent Seven for year now, so it's weird to finally see a trailer for it. The action packed "remake" of the 1960 John Sturges western - itself a American re-telling of Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai" - tells the tale of a small group of gunslingers who are hired to protect a town from marauders. [Continue reading]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.19.16] post apocalyptic documentary

Every year in the Mojave desert hundreds of post-apocalypse and Road Warrior enthusiasts gather and pretend the end of the world has arrived. Called Wastelander Weekend, the event is only growing in popularity since the release of Fury Road. [Continue reading (2 comments)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.18.16] Russia scifi action adventure

I was talking recently with Nikolai Pigarev, director of Russia's first zombie movie, Winter of the Dead, and he was telling me to expect Russia to double down on big superhero movies in the coming years. [Continue reading (2 comments)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.18.16] scifi thriller romance dystopic

With the science fiction drama Equals playing at Tribeca, I'm not surprised to see a new trailer see release for the film. US distributor A24 will release the Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult drama on July 15. [Continue reading (3 comments)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.15.16] action comedy

A crowd-pleasing thriller in the tradition of classics buddy actioners like Lethal Weapon and The Hard Way, Allan Ungar's Gridlocked had audiences and critics praising its ability to juggle both brutal action and laughs when it ran the fest circuit last year. [Continue reading]

Marina Antunes [Cathode Ray Mission 04.15.16] Australia scifi action drama

Over the last few years SundanceTV has been airing some really great shows. Of late they've brought the French series "The Returned" to US audience, have given us both "Rectify" and the excellent "Top of the Lake" and they're about to premiere a great looking miniseries from down under titled "Cleverman." [Continue reading (1 comment)]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.15.16] drama history

Birth of a Nation became an international sensation out of Sundance even though hardly anyone has actually seen it. Acquired for a Festival record breaking $17.5 million by Fox Searchlight, Nate Parker’s powerful film dramatizes Nat Turner’s true to life slave rebellion. [Continue reading]

Christopher Webster [Celluloid 04.15.16] post apocalyptic scifi horror action thriller vampires

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