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  • Potential Riftwar TV series out for the count (news).
    by ColonelFrog on August 23, 2019 at 4:33 pm

    Sad news, but Raymond E Feist has now reported that the much hoped for Riftwar-based TV series has dropped off the radar for the foreseeable future. On his blog this week, Raymond says, “As is the case often in dealing with entertainment, plans often do not pan out. I would like to publicly thank bcdf

  • Motherless Brooklyn (cri-fi Film Noir trailer).
    by ColonelFrog on August 23, 2019 at 4:25 pm

    In the trailer for the interesting-looking dark 1950s-set crime film Motherless Brooklyn, Lionel Essrog (played by Edward Norton), a junior private detective affected by Tourette’s Syndrome, attempts to solve the murder of his boss, mentor and sole friend, Frank Minna (played by Bruce Willis). It’s based on the excellent 1999 detective mystery book of the

  • Villains (horror movie trailer).
    by ColonelFrog on August 23, 2019 at 4:16 pm

    In the horror film Villains a couple of teenage criminals break into an odd couple’s house with a little robbery and torture in mind, but find the tables terribly turned when they pry a little too far. This’un stars Bill Skarsgård, Maika Monroe, Blake Baumgartner, Jeffrey Donovan and Kyra Sedgwick in the movie.

  • Jexi (SF movie trailer).
    by ColonelFrog on August 23, 2019 at 4:11 pm

    In the science fiction movie Jexi the theme that’s explored is what happens where the Siri A.I. on your phone becomes self-aware and turns into a jealous bunny-boiler style stalker? Hey, it could happen, right? Hitting the cinemas on October 11th 2019. Late 21st century problems

  • Iron Harvest 1920 (steampunk RTS game: new trailer).
    by ColonelFrog on August 22, 2019 at 7:29 pm

    Iron Harvest 1920, the steampunk-themed battling real time strategy game, has a new trailer out for it’s upcoming September 2019 release via Steam. If you like the idea of re-fighting World War One with cool steampunked mechs, then crikes, is this ever the game for you.

  • i-Land (Netflix scifi TV series trailer).
    by ColonelFrog on August 22, 2019 at 7:17 pm

    i-Land is a new upcoming science fiction thriller TV series from Netflix which looks to have more than touch of Lost combined with the Truman Show – maybe that was actually the flick’s elevator pitch? The official blurb merely states: When ten people wake up on a treacherous island with no memory of who they

  • Rambo: Last Blood (film trailer: action movie).
    by ColonelFrog on August 22, 2019 at 6:49 pm

    Rambo Last Blood has the somewhat elderly action hero and Vietnam vet John Rambo hopping into Mexico to rescue a young female relative who has been kidnapped by the Mexican cartels and drug gang killers. Let the mayhem commence … 

  • Matrix returns with new Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss sequel film (news).
    by ColonelFrog on August 22, 2019 at 6:44 pm

    There’s a new Matrix film in the pipe from Warner Bros Pictures with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss due to reprise their roles. Of course, back in 2003, The Matrix Revolutions kind of killed them both off, which should make a new film rather interesting. Hey, just sprinkled some magic nano-fair dust over the love

  • Disney-Sony feud removes Spider-Man from MCU (news).
    by ColonelFrog on August 22, 2019 at 6:39 pm

    The ongoing feud between Disney and Sony has sadly resulted in the Spider-Man licence being yanked from Disney-Marvel and the MCU, which rather leaves the last film ending on an unresolved cliffhanger, not to mention the unmitigated horror of having to face another Sony reboot origin story taking us back to square one. Ahrrrrrrrrrrr! https://deadline.com/2019/08/kevin-feige-spider-man-franchise-exit-disney-sony-dispute-avengers-endgame-captain-america-winter-soldier-tom-rothman-bob-iger-1202672545/

  • No Time to Die (trailer: new James Bond movie).
    by ColonelFrog on August 22, 2019 at 6:30 pm

    Here’s some spy-fi action from the grand-daddy of spy-fi movie series – James Bond – it’s called No Time to Die, and it’s probably going to be quite good!