Posts Tagged ‘Movies’

“Happy Birthday To You” About To Enter Public Domain At Last

by Peter Paltridgeon February 9, 2016
It’s been called the most famous and widely-sung tune in the world: “Happy Birthday To You.” Everybody sings it at parties and everyone knows the lyrics. What most people don’t know is that every time they’ve performed it in public until now, they’ve been breaking the law. The tune was originally written on paper in […]

The Adventures of Kevin Smith and Harley Quinn Smith, Part Two

by Peter Paltridgeon February 4, 2016
When we last left Kevin Smith and Harley Quinn Smith, the most adorable father-daughter pair in the world, she had just received the bat that Margot Robbie wielded in Suicide Squad (due out in October). More recently, she was standing on a curb in Hollywood waiting for an Uber to pick her up. That’s when […]

2015 – The Year In Movies As Portrayed By LEGOS

2015 – The Year In Movies As Portrayed By LEGOS

by Alex Beanon January 19, 2016
There were some pretty good movies in 2015 but they get even better when they are portrayed through the magic of LEGOS…
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Fate Of Pacific Rim 2 Currently In Limbo

by Peter Paltridgeon January 8, 2016
Are you ready for more giant robot vs. monster battlin’ action? I hope not….Pacific Rim 2 has hit a major snag. Director Guillermo del Toro said recently that he turned in his script and budget for the sequel, but the studio, Legendary Pictures, appears to have changed their minds. Originally penciled in for an August […]

Here’s The First Trailer For Independence Day: Resurgence

Here’s The First Trailer For Independence Day: Resurgence

by Peter Paltridgeon December 14, 2015
And you thought they were defeated back in 1996. They’ve returned, their ships are bigger than ever, they now have antivirus software and their exhaust ports have Anti-Randy Quaid deflectors. It’s going to take a lot more than Will Smith quips to defeat the enemy this time, especially since he’s dead. “While test piloting the […]

UK Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito Announce December Highlights

by Grant Whiteon November 29, 2015
Another year is nearly gone but of course there’s still Christmas celebrations to come and Cartoon Network are aiming to keep you entertained throughout December. From 7th-21st, the Mega Mondays block will go festive as Mince Pie Mondays every Monday from 4pm and highlight Christmas episodes of popular shows including brand new episodes of Regular […]


A Boatload Of New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Images Released

by Peter Paltridgeon November 11, 2015
This week Entertainment Weekly has published over two dozen new images from the highly anticipated seventh episode of the Star Wars saga. Luke isn’t in these either. Rey stuffs the pockets of her speeder with assorted sci-fi junk. Han Solo pondering whether or not to shoot first. Finn, Han, and newly announced character Norvin Norkburger…..actually, […]
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Robin Williams’ Will Kiboshes Plans For New Aladdin Sequel

by Peter Paltridgeon November 9, 2015
It’s rumored that there are hundreds of hours of unreleased material that Robin Williams performed in improv for the Genie in the original Aladdin film (and maybe even some from the third). And now we may never hear most of it. According to the Times of London, the exact wording of Williams’ will has “forbidden […]


Activision Launches Studio For Film And TV Adaptions Of Its Properties

by Peter Paltridgeon November 6, 2015
Is Activision a big spender this week or what? They just threw down 5.9 billion dollars to buy phone game maker King, and now they’ve announced the formation of an entire movie studio. While most game companies license their characters to established production companies to get their properties on the big screen, that’s not how […]

Activision Blizzard Unveils Hollywood Movie Studio

by Alex Beanon November 6, 2015
Fresh on the heels of their purchase of mobile game sensation “Candy Crush”, Activision Blizzard has announced that they intend to get into the television series and moviemaking business with their new creatively-named Activision Blizzard Studios that will produce feature films based on their franchise video games such as “Call of Duty”, “StarCraft”, “Diablo” and […]