Archive for August, 2014:

How to Train Your Dragon 2 DVD Release Date: Revealed!

One of our top 17 summer movies of 2014 has announced plans for its home video release. How to Train Your Dragon 2 is coming home on DVD and Blu-Ray November 11 and will arrive a little earlier on Digital HD on October 21. The continuing adventures of Hiccup and his beloved dragon Toothless continues, teased in the How to Train Your Dragon 2 trailer. The film is astounding in its scope, animation, characterization and of course, story. How to […]
August 29, 2014

Shaun of the Sheep Trailer: Meet the New Flock on the Block

The people who brought us Chicken Run and Wallace and Gromit are back with a stunning-looking new full length feature, Shaun of the Sheep. And for fans of Aardman Animation, you might recognize the stars of Shaun of the Sheep from their Oscar winning short film A Close Shave. They’re the same sheep! And they’re back in a big screen adventure and the first Shaun of the Sheep trailer has premiered! Shaun of the Sheep Trailer A flock of sheep […]
August 29, 2014

Gone Girl Photos: Ben Affleck Searches, Rosamund Pike Disappears!

Fox has released a slew of photos from their highly anticipated fall flick Gone Girl. The 10 photos truly take us inside the feeling of the David Fincher film that is based on the bestselling book by Gillian Flynn. Ben Affleck stars as the husband of Rosamund Pike. When she disappears, at first, the community rallies around him as they search desperately to find her alive. Then, as the clues and media scrutiny starts to mount, Affleck becomes suspect number […]
August 29, 2014

9 Worst Summer Movies of 2014: Summertime Movie Misfires

We presented you with the top 17 movies of summer 2014, and now it's time to look at the other end of that quality spectrum.  Ladies and gentleman, Movie Fanatic announces the 9 worst movies of summer 2014 that audiences were better off just staying home.  And it's a star-studded group of movies that featured Cameron Diaz, Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg and the sequel to the movie you can see when you watch Sin CIty online.  Many of these movies were among […]
August 29, 2014

Weekend Movie Preview: August 29, 2014

Summer is over, folks! It's the last weekend movie preview of the summer movie season and we've got three new films arriving to entertain audiences this Labor Day weekend.  One of our favorite James Bond's is back in The November Man, Jennifer Aniston does Elmore Leonard in Life of Crime and found footage horror gets a shot in the arm of originality with As Above/So Below.  Let's break it down... The November Man: Pierce Brosnan is back in the spy game and frankly, better […]
August 29, 2014

Big Hero 6 Trailer: Going Back to School!

The Marvel Comics inspired film Big Hero 6 is celebrating the return of millions and millions of kids to school with its new TV spot. The Disney film doesn’t land until November 7, but there is something so incredibly compelling about this wild looking animated film that has us wishing it was here sooner than later. Big Hero 6 TV Trailer As first teased in the full Big Hero 6 trailer, the story follows Hiro Hamada, who may be just […]
August 29, 2014

Blade 4: Wesley Snipes Will Be Back!

After Wesley Snipes essentially began his comeback after serving two years in jail for tax evasion with The Expendables 3, it looks like his dream of being Blade again is back on. The NY Daily News column, Confidenti@l column is reporting that Snipes has secured a deal that will pay him millions, as well as a percentage of the back-end profits and that filming will commence sooner than later. “Confidenti@l has learned Wesley Snipes is set to reprise his lead […]
August 29, 2014

The Maze Runner Trailer: The Rules Revealed!

As we could tell from that first The Maze Runner trailer, this is a world full of mystery. But as you can see from the latest The Maze Runner teaser, it is not a landscape without rules. Of all the teases we’ve witnessed so far, this latest one from Fox may be the most informative. The Maze Runner "Rules" Trailer Dylan O’Brien stars as a young man who awakes on an elevator taking him to the surface of a desolate […]
August 29, 2014

Life of Crime Review: Jennifer Aniston & John Hawkes Bring Leonard to Life

Elmore Leonard is not the easiest of authors to bring to the screen. For every Out of Sight or Jackie Brown, we get a The Big Bounce or Be Cool. Where does Daniel Schechter’s Life of Crime, based on Leonard’s The Switch, rank? The John Hawkes and Jennifer Aniston crime flick belongs somewhere in the top half. Hawkes is Louis Gara, a two-bit criminal who may have found himself the big score. He and his partner, Ordell Robbie (Yasiin Bey), have […]
August 29, 2014

As Above/So Below Review: History As Horror

As Above/So Below follows a pair of advanced degreed academics who have crossed the globe looking to solve one of ancient history’s biggest mysteries. They believe the answers to all of their questions lie beneath Paris in the city's iconic catacombs. What they find, will be so much more. The film, from writer-director Drew Dowdle and John Erik Dowdle (writer-producer), is certainly original in the annals of found footage horror movies. That tired subgenre gets a shot in the arm […]
August 29, 2014