Anime Limited ‘MCM Loves Anime’ Tickets Now Available

by Grant Whiteon October 5, 2015
Following on from our previous report , Anime Limited have begun selling tickets for their MCM Loves Anime film festival due to be held at MCM London Comic Con this month. Tickets, which grant access to the entirety of the festival, cost £20 each on an early bird tariff until 13th October when they will […]


Review: “The Iron Giant: Signature Edition” Chooses To Be Great

by Neo Yion October 5, 2015
The Iron Giant hovers somewhere between nigh-infinite critical praise and semi-obscurity that’s kept it from overblown hype. I think the balance ensured it stuck around as a beloved cult classic all these years. It’s to the film’s credit that the decade-and-half since its release has done nothing to tarnish its quality. Evidently, Warner Bros. must […]

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Animated Ghostbusters Picture In Production At Sony

by Peter Paltridgeon October 2, 2015
Yes, Sony plans to still make live-action Ghostbusters movies. But, apparently, they want to make an animated version as well. Variety reports that an animated Ghostbusters movie has entered production, with the director of the original picture, Ivan Reitman, at the helm. Why? I dunno. Barring another North Korean hack, we’re not getting any answers. […]

Assassin’s Creed Flick Adds Jeremy Irons

by Alex Beanon October 2, 2015
The upcoming film adaptation of Ubisoft’s popular “Assassin’s Creed” video game series has added veteran actor Jeremy Irons [“Reversal of Fortune” and “The Lion King”] to the cast. Irons Michael Fassbender will play the lead role in the film, joined by Marion Cotillard in a co-starring role. For the film, Irons will play Fassbender’s character’s […]


Review: “009 Re:Cyborg (UK Edition)”: A Re:Boot That Needs Re:Considering

by Grant Whiteon October 1, 2015
Fans of Japanese pop culture will likely be familiar with Shotaro Ishinomori, one of the key architects of the framework for many long running superhero works such as Super Sentai and Kamen Rider. One of his only slightly less well known works is Cyborg 009. Sharing themes with Kamen Rider, the story focuses on nine […]
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“Hotel Transylvania 2” Breaks September Box Office Record with $48.46M Debut Weekend

by Ed Liuon September 29, 2015
Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 2 earned $48.46 million in its debut weekend in theaters, beating out the first Hotel Transylvania movie’s box office take by almost $6 million and setting a new top-grossing record for a September movie premiere. The sequel handily beat the next competitor, Warner Bros’ The Intern, which grossed $17.73M over […]