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Videos: Why The Dark Tower Movie Failed

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - This is a new video from Hybrid Network that examines why The Dark Tower movie failed. The Stephen King film has no doubt been polarizing, garnering a very low rating on Rotten Tomatoes and scores of negative reviews from critics. This video takes a look at the reason why it end up failing. Check out the video below. View my Flipboard Magazine.

Trailers: Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars - Director's Trailer

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies -  A trailer has been released for Starships Troopers: Traitor of Mars. Written by Ed Neumeier (Starship Troopers and Robocop), Casper Van Dien and Dina Meyer return as the voices of Johnny Rico and Dizzy Flores. Fathom Events will be presenting a one night special event screening on August 21, 2017. It will then be release on VOD on August 22nd, followed by DVD and Blu-ray on September 29th. Check out the synopsis and trailer below. "Federation trooper Johnny Rico is ordered to work with a group of new recruits on a satellite station on Mars, where giant bugs have decided to target their next attack."  View my Flipboard Magazine.

Trailers: Saw Meets Cube In The Upcoming Horror Film Escape Room

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - This is a trailer for the upcoming horror film Escape Room. It was written by Noah A.D. and Will Wernick, directed by Wernick, and stars Evan Williams (Degrassi: The Next Generation), Annabelle Stephenson (Revenge), and Billy Flynn (Days of our Lives). It will be released by Lionsgate on DVD and VOD on October 17, 2017. Check out the synopsis and trailer below."For Tyler’s 30th birthday, his girlfriend Christen gets him an unusual gift: admission to a mysterious escape room event. As they enter with four friends, they find themselves trapped in bizarre rooms where they must solve tricky puzzles in order to advance. But Christen has disappeared, and Tyler is shocked to see her on a video monitor, naked and trapped in a cage while the seconds count down. When the cruel game begins to t

Reel Crime Episode 59: Fun Lovin' Criminals - Crime on Film

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - This week, the crew of Reel Crime is discussing some of the biggest and best crime movies ever made. So grab some ammo and check out an epic talk that involves money, blood and guns. 

Trailers: Full Trailer For Darren Aronofsky's Mother!

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - This is a full trailer for Mother!. It was written and directed by Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan, The Fountain), and stars Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeifer, Ed Harris, Domhnall Gleeson, and Brian Gleeson. It will be released in theaters on September 15, 2017. Check out the synopsis and trailer below."A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence."  View my Flipboard Magazine.

Videos: Game of Thrones: Season 7 Episode 4 - Inside the Episode

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - A new video was released that provides an inside look into the filming of episode four of Game of Thrones. D.B. Weiss and David Benioff discuss the fourth episode of season 7 and some of the events that unfolded in it. Episode 5 will air on August 13, 2017 on HBO. Check out the video below.  View my Flipboard Magazine.

Videos: How Much Money Would It Cost To Build A Gaming PC As Powerful As The Xbox One X?

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - This new video from GamingBolt looks at how much it would cost to build a gaming PC as powerful as the Xbox One X. The Xbox One X is set to become the most powerful console that has ever been made. PC gaming fans had previously been able to build gaming PC's that were just as or more powerful than the existing consoles. But will that still be a possibility? Check out the video below to find out.View my Flipboard Magazine.

Trailers: Tony Jaa And Louis Koo Return For More Action In SPL 3: Paradox

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - This is an international trailer for SPL 3: Paradox. This is the third installment in the SPL franchise, which has been re-titled as Kill Zone in North America. Tony Jaa and Louis Koo had both appeared in part 2, but will be playing different characters in this film. Wilson Yip returns to direct this one after delivering the hard-hitting SPL in 2005, which starred Donnie Yen and Sammo Hung. Paradox is set to premier on August 15, 2017 at the Cine Fan Summer International Film Festival, organised by the Hong Kong International Film Festival Society. Check out the synopsis and non-subtitled trailer below."When Hong Kong police negotiator Lee Chung-chi (Louis Koo) was informed about the sudden disappearance of his 16-year-old daughter, Lee Wing-chi (Hanna Chan), during he

Trailers: Bruce Willis In Death Wish

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - A trailer has been released for Death Wish. The film is a remake of the 1974 film that starred Charles Bronson as a New York architect turned vigilante after his wife is murdered and his daughter is sexually assaulted. The remake was written by Eli Roth, Dean Georgaris and Joe Carnahan, directed by Roth (Hostel, Cabin Fever, Green Inferno), and stars Bruce Willis, Elizabeth Shue, Vincent D'Onofrio, and Camila Morrone. It will be released on November 22, 2017. Check out the synopsis and trailer below. "A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act."View my Flipboard Magazine.

Images: You Can Now Pre-Order The Kotobukiya Justice League Statues

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - Pre-orders are now live for the Justice League ARTFX+ statues from Kotobukiya. The statue design is based off of one of the posters for the film and each statue costs $79.99. The full set will have a staggered release schedule that will run between December 2017 and February 2018, so fans can afford to pick up each of them. They are 1/10th scale, with the height ranging between 7" and 7.5" for each character. You can pre-order from their official site or any online toy retailer.  View my Flipboard Magazine.

News: Artsploitation Films Red Christmas To Premiere In Los Angeles on August 25th

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - Purveyors of all things horror and artistic, one of our favorite independent film houses has acquired the rights to the upcoming holiday flick, Red Christmas. The film is an Australian production and has been a major hit on the indie horror festival circuit. Now, it's coming to a limited release on August 25th. It will premiere at the Laemmie Music Hall and will expand to screens in San Francisco, Denver, and Dallas.  A home video release is soon to follow. Genre star Dee Wallace (Cujo, The Hills Have Eyes, The Howling, Critters) takes center stage in the film and reclaims her crown as one of the most iconic female leads. As usual, we expect the best from Artsploitation. They don't mess around. 

Cinematic Releases: There's No Place Like Home: A Ghost Story (2017) - Reviewed

Posted By themoviesleuth on Movies - A Ghost Story isn't a horror film. Director David Lowery (Ain't Them Bodies Saints) has crafted something much more existential and profound with this film--a love story that transcends time and physics. A young couple known only as C (Casey Affleck) and M (Rooney Mara) live in a small suburban house together and are having some relationship difficulties. M wants to leave the house and move somewhere new and C is attached to the place and doesn't want to leave. Unfortunately, before this can be resolved an accident befalls C and he becomes a ghost, wandering aimlessly throughout the house witnessing various events unfold in front of him.The design of C's ghost is the first interesting aspect of A Ghost Story. He wears a sheet over his body with black holes cut out for the eyes, just like