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Feb
[easy-image-collage id=5296] To the surprise of almost no one, Marvel/Netflix series Jessica Jones and The Punisher have been cancelled by Netflix. These cancellations follow previously axed series Iron Fist, Luke Cage and Daredevil. Jessica Jones' third season will air (sometime in the future) but The Punisher's latest season will be its last. Netflix's statement: "Marvel's The Punisher will not return for a third season on...
14
Feb
Alterna Comic Book Publisher Peter Simeti was the victim of swatting last night. The publisher tweeted about his encounter on his Twitter account: I just had two guns pointed at me tonight because someone made a call to the police and gave them my address along with a falsified report. I'm shook up, but everything is OK now. I'm going to talk to the police...
Directed by Lars Klevberg from a screenplay by Tyler Burton Smith, Child's Play is a remake of the 1988 film of the same name. [expand title="%(%strong%)%Toruk's Take%(%/strong%)%"] I thumbs-downed the notion of them remaking this series. I especially thumbs-downed the idea of Chucky being some kind of robot. One of the aspects of the original character that kept this rather silly premise afloat was the...
Super Bowl TV Spot for Avengers: End Game Directed by the Russo Brothers (The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Infinity War) from a screenplay by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFreely, Avengers: Endgame is a sequel to Avengers: Infinty War where we return to Earth's Mightiest Heroes after their blistering defeat from The Mad Titan Thanos. [expand title="%(%strong%)%Toruk's Take%(%/strong%)%"] Looks like they're putting together what's left of the...
23
Jan
Bryan Singer, long-time rapist and butcher-er of my beloved X-Men, has been hit with more allegations of sex with underage boys. I am shocked and awed. Bryan Singer, he who hosted many slimy parties where underage twinks would prance about and be oogled, groped and God-knows-what-else by his pervy Hollywood deviant friends. No way. The Atlantic published the new allegations where four men allege that...
20
Jan
Recently we reported that Jason Reitman, son of Ivan Reitman was secretly working on a sequel to the original Ghostbusters films directed by his father.  The film is said to ignore Paul Feig's 2016 heap of 'progressive' trash disrespectfully entitled: Ghostbusters. Instead, it is a continuation of the original films which focuses on four teens, two boys and two girls. 'Comedian' Leslie Jones, who starred...
17
Jan
Directed by Chad Stahelski and written by Derek Kolstad, John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum finds John Wick (Keanu Reeves) trying to fight his way out of New York City after his assassination of Santino D'Antonio. He finds himself aided by a hit-woman (Halle Berry), a close friend who still trusts him. "A $14 million dollar bounty on his head, and everyone in the city wants...
15
Jan
Directed by Jon Watts and written by Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers, Spider-Man: Far From Home takes place after the events of Avengers: Endgame where Peter Parker (Tom Holland) and Mysterio (Jake Gyllenhaal) are recruited by Nick Fury to battle an organization called The Elementals. "Might want to turn him over so he doesn't swallow his tongue." [expand title="%(%strong%)%Toruk's Take%(%/strong%)%"] In my humble opinion the...
10
Jan
Video game developer Bungie, known for hit games like Halo and Destiny are parting ways with video game publisher Activision, with whom they have had a publishing agreement since 2010.  Activision will be transferring over the publishing rights for Destiny to Bungie, giving the developer full control of the franchise. Activision, for its part, has said it will “Increase its focus on owned IP and...
Written by Kim Eun-hee and directed by Kim Seong-hun, Kingdom is a South Korean original Netflix horror series. Based off the webcomic "Land of the Gods" authored by Kim Eun-hee and drawn by Yang Kyung, the story features a prince who is sent on a suicide mission to investigate a mysterious plague that is spreading across the country. The story is a period piece, taking...