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Muppets Digital Series Launched

by Alex Beanon August 1, 2014
Kermit and his buddies are back as Disney has released a digital series entitled “Disney Drive-On with The Muppets” where the Muppet characters interact with various celebrities in support of the upcoming Blu-ray and DVD release of their movie “The Muppets: Most Wanted”. The first in the six-part series has already been released and the […]
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Sharknado 2 – The Special Effects

by Alex Beanon August 1, 2014
Between all the sharks and cameo appearances flying around, what probably escaped most people besides their sanity was the special effects used to get sharks to fly throw the air and decapitate heads or splatter blood or run into chainsaws. Many green screens or cloths were put to use in the making of “Sharknado 2: […]

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Sharknado 2 – The Best Lines

by Alex Beanon August 1, 2014
In anticipation of the second watching of SyFy’s “Sharknado 2” The Second One” this weekend – and the requisite drinking game that must accompany it – there must be some preparation for what to expect in the dialogue department, depending on what the basis of your Sharknado drinking game will be. The best lines most […]
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Sharknado 2 Pulls In Record Numbers Of Sharks And Viewers

by Alex Beanon July 31, 2014
SyFy’s “Sharknado 2: The Second One” sequel movie to last year’s “Sharknado” brought in a record 3.9 million viewers helplessly watching the flying sharks attack New York City and eating minor celebrities along the way. That figure was the largest ever for one of SyFy’s original movies, blasting last year’s out of the water as […]

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Soul ReViver Revived As Feature Film

by Alex Beanon July 31, 2014
Japanese manga series “Soul ReViver” will be getting a full English-language, live-action feature film treatment. The manga series created two years ago by Tohru Fujisawa and Manabu Akishige follows “soul revivers” Jin and Clara as they navigate between the worlds of the living and dead to bring back souls whose missions were not completed while […]
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James Shigeta, Actor, 1929 - 2014

by Ed Liuon July 31, 2014
Actor James Shigeta passed away on July 28, 2014, in Hollywood, CA, at the age of 85, due to pulmonary failure. Shigeta was born in Hawaii but first became an acting and singing star in Japan in the 1950’s while taking Japanese language lessons. His fame in Japan ultimately led to appearances Las Vegas, and […]

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Sharknado 2 Racks Up An Impressive Cameo List

by Alex Beanon July 31, 2014
Depending on who you consider to be star-worthy enough to be identified as receiving a cameo in a film, cameo appearances are a subjective item, but by any measure of the cameo appearance barometer, SyFy’s mock shark horror film sequel “Sharknado 2: The Second One” racked up an impressive list of cameo appearances from Al […]
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Atari: Game Over Trailer

by Alex Beanon July 30, 2014
The trailer for the upcoming Xbox One documentary “Atari: Game Over” was released, filling in some of the details behind the collapse of the video game giant of the 1970s and 80s and essentially tying it to the poor reception given to the video game based on the Steven Spielberg hit movie E.T. and Atari’s […]

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Dragon Ball Z Live-Action Trailer

by Alex Beanon July 30, 2014
Funimation employed the services of low-budget comedy skitsters Mega64 [Rocco Botte, Derrick Acosta, Shawn Chatfield] to perform a live-action version of the upcoming animated “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods” due to hit theaters August 5, 2014 and the results are below and somebody skipped Level Nine…
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Allison Williams Is Peter Pan

by Alex Beanon July 30, 2014
Joining Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in the NBC live stage production of “Peter Pan Live!” will be Allison Williams [“Girls”] as Peter Pan. Williams becomes the fourth woman to play the live stage role of Pan after Mary Martin, Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby. “Peter Pan Live!” is scheduled to air on NBC on […]