Elton John praises Blackpool footballer Jake Daniels after coming out: “A courageous and game-changing statement”

Elton John has praised Blackpool footballer Jake Daniels after he became the first active player in UK men’s football to come out as gay since 1990. 17-year-old Daniels made the announcement yesterday (May 16), telling Sky Sports News that he felt ready to “be myself” after “a long time of lying” about who he is. READ MORE: Elton John: “I’m not interested in the past – not even Elton John’s past” The Blackpool forward, who said that his “team-mates have all been s

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Starman (1984) Revisited: John Carpenter Movie Review

John Carpenter has been named in conjunction with the Academy Awards twice throughout his esteemed career. The first time was early in his career when Carpenter served as co-writer, editor, and composer for the short film The Resurrection of Broncho Billy , which won the 1970 Oscar for Best Live Action Short Film. The second was when Jeff Bridges was nominated for Best Actor in 1984’s Starman. For a filmmaker who had dealt exclusively in horror and variants of science fiction, Starman

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Night Sky TV Review

Plot: Spanning space and time, Night Sky follows Irene (Sissy Spacek) and Franklin York (J.K. Simmons), a couple who, years ago, discovered a chamber buried in their backyard which inexplicably leads to a strange, deserted planet. They’ve carefully guarded their secret ever since, but when an enigmatic young man enters their lives, the Yorks’ quiet existence is quickly upended…and the mystifying chamber they thought they knew so well turns out to be much more than they could eve

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Gang of Youths play acoustic show in Philadelphia after crew member suffers “serious electric shock”

Gang of Youths‘ North American tour in support of latest album ‘Angel in Realtime’ led them to Philadelphia last Thursday night (May 12), where a “serious electrical issue” meant the full-band set they’d planned couldn’t go ahead. READ MORE: Gang of Youths live in London: a crucifixion of cynicism The day of the show, the band shared a statement on their social media explaining that one of their crew members had suffered “a serious electric shock” during soundcheck at t

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Doctor Who: Heartstopper’s Yasmin Finney to join Ncuti Gatwa & David Tenant for the 60th anniversary season

Be still, my heart! Yasmin Finney of  Heartstopper  fame is joining the cast of  Doctor Who ! Finney will embark on a timey-wimey, reality-shattering adventure alongside Ncuti Gatwa, David Tenant (the 14th Doctor), and Catherine Tate (Donna Noble) in the upcoming 60th anniversary season of Doctor Who. Finney will play Rose, who will be familiar to fans of Russell T. Davies’ original turn as Doctor Who‘s showrunner. Finney recently made her screen debut as Elle Argent for Netflix’

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YG felony robbery case dismissed after civil settlement

Rapper YG has won a dismissal of a felony robbery case against him in Las Vegas today (May 16). The rapper paid a “nuisance settlement” to the man who alleged that the rapper stole his chain during a confrontation in 2018. A trial was due to begin on May 16 but defence lawyer Gia Marina told  Rolling Stone that “the victim no longer wanted to pursue the case and didn’t want to travel, so the state dismissed it. He was an out-of-state victim,” she said. The rapper’s lawyer, Joe T

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What We Do in the Shadows: Season 4 premiere date set

Confession time: I’ve yet to see a single episode of What We Do in the Shadows. People keep telling me that I’m missing one of the best shows on TV, and I loved Taika Waititi’s movie. Eventually, I’ll binge on what I keep hearing is a laugh-riot, but if you’re a fan, here’s some good news. Season 4 has set its premiere date on FX, and it’s sooner than you might think! Indeed, the season is set to premiere on July 12th with weekly instalments. The announcement was made via the

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Original ‘Friday the 13th’ Getting a 4K Ultra HD Upgrade This September!

Presented in partnership with Dark Star Pictures and Bloody Disgusting, last year’s gory The Last Matinee is now available on VHS (yes, VHS!) from our friends over at Lunchmeat! Additionally, Lunchmeat has also worked with Dark Star to bring Attack of the Demons to fully functional VHS, with four different colored VHS tapes available for that one. Lunchmeat’s Josh Schafer tells BD, “We are absolutely VHStoked to work with Bloody Disgusting and Dark Star Pictures to bring these films t

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Pro-Russian hackers attempted to interfere with Eurovision votes

Pro-Russian hackers attempted to interfere with last weekend’s (May 14) Eurovision Song Contest in Turin, according to Italian officials. Ukraine’s Kalush Orchestra beat UK entrant Sam Ryder to win the 2022 contest, picking up a massive 631 points – largely from the public vote – to overhaul the UK, who were winning after the jury votes. According to Reuters , the Italian government’s cybersecurity department blocked attempts from the ‘Killnet’ and ‘Legion’ groups to hack

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David Tennant and Catherine Tate to return for Doctor Who specials in 2023

BBC announced just one week ago that Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa would be taking the reins of the Tardis as the new Doctor Who. But, it turns out that before the Doc regenerates, we’re going to see a little more of some old favourites. Beloved Doctor Who vets David Tennant and Catherine Tate are set to return to the show for some special programming in 2023 before Gatwa takes on the part. How is this possible if the Doctor regenerated several times since Tennant last took the role? As

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Machine Gun Kelly dedicates BBMAs 2022 set to Megan Fox and “our unborn child”

Machine Gun Kelly dedicated his Billboard Music Awards 2022 performance to his “wife” Megan Fox and “our unborn child”. The pop-punk artist and the actor announced their engagement in January 2022 after over a year together. READ MORE: Machine Gun Kelly – ‘Mainstream Sellout’ review: the one-man pop-punk revival rolls on At the awards ceremony tonight (May 15), MGK took to a stage decorated in foliage and flowers to perform ‘Twin Flame’. “I wrote this song for my wi

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‘Firestarter’ Review – Modern Reimagining of Stephen King’s Novel Fails to Ignite

The writer and director Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives, Tom McLoughlin is a huge fan of the Friday the 13th franchise, so much so that he’s been hungry for many years to get a new Friday project off the ground. Of course, the franchise is shackled at the bottom of a lake due to legal issues at the moment, but that hasn’t stopped McLoughlin from writing scripts. As you may recall, McLoughlin chatted with us back in 2020 about his concept for Jason Never Dies , a screenplay for a direc

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MOVIE POLL: What Is Your Favorite Stephen King Horror Adaptation?

David Tennant and Catherine Tate to return for Doctor Who specials in 2023 BBC announced just one week ago that Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa would be taking the reins of the Tardis… 3 hours ago MOVIE POLL: What Is Your Favorite Stephen King Horror Adaptation? 10 hours ago The CW: It’s a network bloodbath as several shows, including Legacies, Dynasty, Naomi, are canceled The CW cleaned house in a big way as it was a network bloodbath with a total of s

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Listen to Chance The Rapper and Vic Mensa’s new song ‘Writing Exercise #3: Wraith’

Chance The Rapper and Vic Mensa have teamed up for a new song and video – watch ‘Writing Exercise #3: Wraith’ below. READ MORE: Vic Mensa: “Hip-hop is resistance in its purest manifestation” The pair – both members of the Savemoney hip-hop collective – have previously worked together on the track ‘Cocoa Butter Kisses’ from Chance’s breakout 2013 mixtape ‘Acid Rap’, and on Mensa’s song ‘Tweakin”. Last year, they collaborated on a track called ‘Shelter’ wi

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Watch Selena Gomez impersonate Miley Cyrus on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Selena Gomez took a stab at impersonating her friend and fellow pop star Miley Cyrus during her turn as host on Saturday Night Live this weekend. READ MORE: Selena Gomez – ‘Revelación’ EP review: love and self-confidence abound The singer and actor made her SNL debut last night (May 14), alongside Post Malone who appeared as the episode’s musical guest. During her opening monologue, Gomez explained that she grew up watching the late night sketch show every week with her mot

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Stephanie Beatriz joins Anthony Mackie in Twisted Metal series

Stephanie Beatriz will be leaving the streets of Brooklyn and magical Columbian villages behind as she will star alongside Anthony Mackie in Peacock’s live-action adaptation of the Twisted Metal video game franchise. Based on an original take by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, the Twisted Metal series will be a half-hour, high-octane action-comedy about a “motor-mouthed outsider offered a chance at a better life, but only if he can successfully deliver a mysterious package across a post-a

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Ed Sheeran helped Tom Parker with medical bills during brain cancer treatment

Ed Sheeran helped to pay for some of the medical treatment that late Wanted star Tom Parker received during his time battling brain cancer. Parker told fans in October, 2020 that he had been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour, and after 18 months of fighting the disease, he died this past March. “It is with the heaviest of hearts that we confirm Tom passed away peacefully earlier today with all of his family by his side,” the singer’s wife, Kelsey, wrote in a post on her Instagra

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‘The Crow’ Reboot Filming This Summer in Prague and Germany!

The writer and director Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives, Tom McLoughlin is a huge fan of the Friday the 13th franchise, so much so that he’s been hungry for many years to get a new Friday project off the ground. Of course, the franchise is shackled at the bottom of a lake due to legal issues at the moment, but that hasn’t stopped McLoughlin from writing scripts. As you may recall, McLoughlin chatted with us back in 2020 about his concept for Jason Never Dies , a screenplay for a direc

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Waterparks share infectious new single ‘FUNERAL GREY’

Waterparks are back with their first new music in almost a year, dropping the infectious single ‘FUNERAL GREY’ – listen below. The Texas trio have been teasing their return since the beginning of the year. In February, they shared an update on their fifth studio album, the follow-up to last year’s ‘Greatest Hits’, teasing that it was “80 per cent done”. They then teased that if ‘Greatest Hits’ was “an indoor nighttime album”, the new record would be “an outdoor dayti

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The She-Hulk release date leaks, set for a late summer debut on Disney Plus

While Ms. Marvel is the next MCU Disney Plus show to hit the streamer (June 8th), fans won’t have to wait long for a follow-up. According to a report in Forbes, the She-Hulk release date is set for August 17th, 2022. This comes courtesy of a Disney itself, with the release date unceremoniously listed on the official Disney Plus UK blog, which also includes a new synopsis revealing the exact concept of the show: This new comedy series sees Bruce Banner help his cousin, Jennifer Walters,

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Filmmaker Eskil Vogt Explains Why ‘The Innocents’ Isn’t Your Usual Creepy Kid Horror Movie [Interview]

Writer/Director  Eskil Vogt’s   The Innocents delivers one of the more complex and disturbing depictions of childhood in recent memory (read my review). A seemingly ordinary summer vacation at the playground becomes anything but when a group of children discovers emerging supernatural abilities. Their innocent play and exploration quickly take a dark turn. Vogt, who co-wrote  Thelma , is no stranger to using superpowers to explore morally complicated characters and treating

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‘Stranger Things’ announce two-part season 4 soundtrack

The soundtrack for season four of Stranger Things has been announced – listen to its first preview, a Journey cover, below. The Netflix sci-fi hit’s fourth season is divided into two volumes, with the first set to be released on Netflix on May 27 and the second on July 1, 2022. The season consists of nine episodes in total. Its newly-announced soundtrack will also be released in two parts, each shared on the same release days as the show itself. CD and cassette editions will then follow

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ALF denies he will appear in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

It’s been five years since the release of the last Guardians of the Galaxy movie, and although the characters have popped up in other movies, it’s just not the same without James Gunn at the helm. Production on Guardians of the Galaxy 3 recently wrapped and there’s sure to be plenty of Marvel Cinematic Universe references and cameos… but what of ALF? Eagle-eyed Twitter users have noticed that Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn and ALF (yes, the alien star of the classic ’

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Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K. canceled by Hulu after one season

We’ve seen more than a few TV shows get the axe over the past week, and here’s one more to add to the pile. Hulu has canceled Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K. after just one season. The stop-motion animated series starred Patton Oswalt as M.O.D.O.K., a megalomaniacal supervillain who has long pursued his dream of one day conquering the world. But after years of setbacks and failures fighting the Earth’s mightiest heroes, M.O.D.O.K. has run his evil organization A.I.M. into the ground. Ousted as

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Tate McRae shares new pop banging single ‘What Would You Do?’

Tate McRae has shared another new single from her forthcoming debut album ‘I Used To Think I Could Fly’. ‘What Would You Do?, which you can listen to below, follows previous releases ‘She’s All I Wanna Be’, ‘Chaotic’, and ‘Feel Like Shit’ and her EP ‘Too Young To Be Sad’, which was released last year. READ MORE: Tate McRae’s ‘Too Young To Be Sad’ livestream: a high energy spectacle with pop star ambition The track was co-written by Tate, Blake Slatkin (Lil N

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“Dinosaurs Are Everywhere”: ‘Jurassic World Dominion’ Featurette Takes the Franchise to a New Level

The writer and director Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives, Tom McLoughlin is a huge fan of the Friday the 13th franchise, so much so that he’s been hungry for many years to get a new Friday project off the ground. Of course, the franchise is shackled at the bottom of a lake due to legal issues at the moment, but that hasn’t stopped McLoughlin from writing scripts. As you may recall, McLoughlin chatted with us back in 2020 about his concept for Jason Never Dies , a screenplay for a direc

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Bullet Train: Lady Gaga almost starred alongside Brad Pitt in David Leitch’s upcoming action film

It turns out that Lady Gaga was almost given a ticket to ride aboard David Leitch’s Bullet Train. Leitch recently confirmed – after it was rumored – that Lady Gaga was once in early talks to star alongside Brad Pitt in the upcoming action blockbuster. However, negotiations broke down thanks to Ridley Scott’s  House of Gucci . Damn you, scheduling conflicts! We almost had Lady Gaga in a balls-to-the-wall action flick. Universe, thy name is Robbery! “It really all came down to he

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Billie Eilish, Phoebe Bridgers, and Halsey sign letter against US Supreme Court’s overturn of abortion rights

Billie Eilish, Phoebe Bridgers, Halsey and Megan Thee Stallion are among the more than 150 artists who have signed a letter denouncing the US Supreme Court’s leaked draft opinion which threatened the possible overturn of Roe V. Wade. The letter, which was shared as part of Planned Parenthood’s #BansOffOurBodies campaign also included signatures from Olivia Rodrigo, Clairo, The Regrettes, Snail Mail, and Angel Olsen, appeared in a full-page New York Times ad today (May 13). See the ad and f

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The Innocents exclusive clip previews horror film Stephen King called sinister and absorbing

A couple months ago, we shared the news that IFC Midnight will be giving a theatrical and VOD release to writer/director Eskil Vogt‘s  The Innocents , which is described as being “a thrilling, original take on the dark side of superpowers.” The film’s release date is now upon us, The Innocents is in theatres and on VOD at this moment, and to help build the hype we’re sharing an EXCLUSIVE clip from the movie. You can check it out in the embed above! This clip gives a preview

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Alex Winter Returns to Horror With ‘Destroy All Neighbors’!

While most movie fans remember him for his excellent role in the Bill Ted trilogy, horror fans celebrate Alex Winter for his role in The Lost Boys and as the director of the cult classic Freaked. After a long break from the genre, Winter is set to topline Destroy All Neighbors , which is to be directed by Contracted: Phase II‘s Josh Forbes for Shudder and RLJE Films. Jonah Ray Rodrigues (Mystery Science Theater 3000, Pooka Lives!) also stars in the film as William Brown, a struggling prog-

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Eurovision 2022: Team behind Sam Ryder say “you can’t blame politics – we have a winning formula”

The team responsible for selecting Sam Ryder as the UK’s entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 have spoken to NME about the singer’s chances of winning, and the need to put politics aside. Last year it was announced that TaP Music (the music publishing and management company behind the likes of Dua Lipa, Lana del Rey and Ellie Goulding) would be collaborating with the BBC to choose the next song and act to represent the UK at Eurovision. They selected viral TikTok sensation Sam Ryde

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Friday the 13th lawsuit update: Sean S. Cunningham says odds of a new movie being made are 50-50

The Friday the 13th franchise has been bogged down by a lawsuit between the original film’s director/producer Sean S. Cunningham and screenwriter Victor Miller for several years now… and even though the lawsuit officially came to an end several months ago, it still doesn’t look like any progress has been made toward getting a new Friday the 13th movie into production. That’s because Miller was granted the copyright to the original  Friday the 13th  (watch it HERE) in the Unit

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Supernatural & Walker prequels, Gotham Knights picked up to series by The CW

Although The CW has been cancelling shows left and right today (including Naomi, 4400, Charmed, Legacies, In the Dark, and Dynasty), they did hand out a few series orders. The network has ordered all three of its pilots to series, which means that we’re got full seasons of Gotham Knights, The Winchesters, and Walker: Independence to look forward to. The Gotham Knights series take place in the wake of Bruce Wayne’s murder as his rebellious adopted son forges an unlikely alliance with the

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Gogol Bordello announce one-off Ukraine benefit show in London

Gogol Bordello have announced a one-off show in London this summer, with proceeds from the concert going to help those in Ukraine. The special, intimate gig – the last of their European tour – will take place on July 16 at Electric Brixton and money raised at the concert will go to Benefit Care.org’s Ukrainian Crisis Response. £5 of each ticket purchased will be donated by the band to Care.org’s Ukrainian Crisis Response and there will be the option for fans to make additional dona

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Warner Bros.’ Argentinian Thriller ‘Echoes’ Seeks U.S. Release [Trailer]

Bloody Disgusting’s Firestarter review is spoiler-free. The Stephen King renaissance continues with a modern adaptation of his 1980 novel,  Firestarter . Considering the lackluster response to the 1984 adaptation, it’s likely long overdue. But the real question is whether there’s any thematic depth or storytelling to mine amidst superhero cinema’s current oversaturation and popularity. While  The Vigil  director  Keith Thomas  does get  Firestarter  off to an energetic

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Norm Macdonald filmed a secret stand-up special for Netflix before his death

The world lost a comedy great with the death of Norm Macdonald last year, but the comedian has left us one final gift — a stand-up special he shot in secret in 2020. Norm Macdonald was diagnosed with cancer in 2012 but kept it secret from just about everyone. He had been working on new material for a stand-up special for Netflix before he had to go into hospital for a procedure. Macdonald’s long-time producing partner Jo Hoekstra said that he shot the special in his living room before h

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Casanova pleads guilty to racketeering conspiracy and drug charges

Brooklyn rapper Casanova has pleaded guilty for his role in a federal racketeering case. Casanova, real name Caswell Senior, was accused of having a leadership role in the Untouchable Gorilla Stone Nation Bloods Gang. The rapper pleaded guilty to one count of “conspiring to conduct and participate in the conduct of the affairs of a criminal enterprise through a pattern of racketeering activity” and another count of “conspiring to distribute over 100 kilograms of marijuana” (via Pitchfo

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Cha Cha Real Smooth: First trailer released for Sundance sensation starring Cooper Raiff & Dakota Johnson

Cha Cha Real Smooth was THE talk of the Sundance Film Festival and now we have the first trailer for writer-director Cooper Raiff’s latest effort which sees him starring alongside Dakota Johnson. Apple TV+ secured the rights for the film for about $15 million and they had this movie on its radar since it premiered on January 23, 2022, in the US Dramatic Competition category, per “Deadline.” The film is a follow-up to Raiff’s 2020 SXSW Grand Jury Prize-winning debut feature Shit

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Jenna Ortega, Melissa Barrera, Jasmin Savoy Brown & Mason Gooding Returning for ‘Scream 6’!

Principal photography is slated to start in early summer on Scream 6 , and we’ve learned today that Scream 2022 stars Melissa Barrera (“Sam,”) Jasmin Savoy Brown (“Mindy,”) Mason Gooding (“Chad,”) and Jenna Ortega (“Tara”) are confirmed to return in the next installment of Spyglass Media and Paramount Pictures’ Scream film franchise! In the brand new movie, “The Scream saga continues with the four survivors of the Ghostface killings as they leave Woodsboro behind and

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Watch Arcade Fire cover Harry Styles’ ‘As It Was’

Arcade Fire have covered Harry Styles’ song ‘As It Was’ during a live session at the BBC‘s Maida Vale Studios – watch their rendition of the track below. READ MORE: Arcade Fire: “‘WE’ connects the dots between everything we’ve ever done” The band, who released their sixth studio album ‘WE’ earlier this month, recorded the Styles cover for BBC Radio 2 following a longer session with 6 Music’s Steve Lamacq. Arcade Fire’s lively, full-band cover of Styles’ ‘A

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Danny Boyle opens up about his canceled Bond movie

Before Cary Joji Fukunaga assumed directorial duties on  No Time to Die , Slumdog Millionaire and Sunshine director Danny Boyle was supposed to helm the 25th film featuring James Bond. Boyle cited “creative differences” as his reason for exiting the high-profile project, and now he’s ready to share details related to the canceled Bond movie. “I remember thinking, ‘Should I really get involved in franchises?’ Because they don’t really want something different. They want y

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(G)I-DLE announce 2022 world tour: North America, Asia and more stops confirmed

(G)I-DLE have announced a 2022 world tour that will take the Korean girl group to North America, Asia and more. READ MORE: (G)I-DLE on their year-long hiatus, musical identity and first full-length album ‘I Never Die’ The group took to social media on Wednesday (May 11) to announce the tour, titled ‘Just Me ( )I-DLE’. The tour, which so far runs from June to October, will see the group perform in the United States, Mexico, Chile, South Korea, Indonesia, the Philippines, Japan an

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‘The Crow’ Reboot Filming This Summer in Prague and Germany!

A quick  Easter egg  in this year’s  Scream   revealed that  Scream 4  character Kirby Reed ( Hayden Panettiere ) survived her encounter with Ghostface, leaving fans wondering if we’d see the fan favorite character again in a sequel.  It’s official: Kirby will be back for Scream 6!  THR reports that Panettiere has signed on for the sequel, making her the first legacy character announced so far for the next installment.  Panettiere joins the  previously announc

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Benedict Cumberbatch turned down an MCU villain role before playing Doctor Strange

Since joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Doctor Strange in 2016, Benedict Cumberbatch has gone on to play the role in Thor: Ragnarok, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man: No Way Home, and the recently released Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, but he very nearly played another role in the MCU. While chatting with Ali Plumb of BBC Radio 1, Benedict Cumberbatch revealed that before he joined the MCU as Doctor Stephen Strange, he was offered the role of the D

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Listen to Viagra Boys’ stomping new single ‘Troglodyte’

Viagra Boys have shared another new single from their forthcoming album, ‘Cave World’ – listen to ‘Troglodyte’ below. READ MORE: Viagra Boys: “A lot of our output is a celebration of being a fuck-up” The track follows previous single ‘Ain’t No Thief’. According to a press release, the song is an “exploration into the chaos and confusion of current events through the comparison of modern man with troglodytes (I.E. cave dwellers)”. “People look down at apes as pr

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James Hong finally gets star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Actor James Hong has been performing on-screen for almost seven decades but he has been without a significant industry honor…until now. After major fan support and a campaign that was started by fellow actor Daniel Dae Kim, Hong has finally received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, per Variety. The 93-year-old actor, who is still acting and recently appeared in the acclaimed word of mouth hit, Everything Everywhere All at Once, had his star unveiled on Tuesday and he also became on

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Doja Cat and Dolly Parton to appear in Taco Bell TikTok musical

Doja Cat and Dolly Parton are set to appear in a new TikTok musical for Taco Bell about the chain’s notorious Mexican Pizza. Mexican Pizza: The Musical will air on the social media site on May 26 to mark the return of the previously discontinued and much-loved item to the fast food chain’s menu. Doja Cat has been a high-profile supporter of the Mexican Pizza, writing a “contractual” rap for Taco Bell in 2020 when the item was taken off the menu. “I will end you if you ever dare to

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Thor: Love and Thunder director says Christian Bale will be one of Marvel’s best villains

While there have certainly been exceptions, Marvel Studios has long been criticized for its so-called “villain problem”. Fans have pointed to many Marvel villains simply being mirrored versions of the heroes with the nuance stripped away. With Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness now playing in theaters, the next Marvel movie on the slate will be Thor: Love and Thunder. As we’re talking villains, the Thor sequel will find Christian Bale playing Gorr the God Butcher, and Taika W

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The Omen prequel movie in development from Arkasha Stevenson

Along with The Exorcist, The Omen was one of the biggest supernatural horror films of the 1970s, and much like The Exorcist, The Omen will also be receiving a belated prequel movie. Deadline has reported that 20th Century Studios is developing The First Omen, a prequel to the original 1976 movie directed by Richard Donner. Arkasha Stevenson will make her feature directorial debut on the project, and will also rewrite the script alongside Tim Smith. Arkasha Stevenson is best known for direct

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Ukrainian Eurovision entry Kalush Orchestra: “This is the highest responsibility possible”

This year’s Ukrainian entrants for the Eurovision Song Contest, Kalush Orchestra, have spoken to NME about their song ‘Stefania’ and what it means to be representing their country during a time of war. Watch our full video interview with frontman Oleh Psiuk above. READ MORE: Ukrainian artists on the Russian crisis: “Now is the time to push for change” The rap group, who formed in 2019, replaced Ukraine’s original entrant Alina Pash, who withdrew from the competition in Febru

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‘Event Horizon’ 25th Anniversary Limited Edition 4K Ultra HD Steelbook Releasing This Summer

With Scream Factory’s Blu-ray out-of-print and fetching ridiculous prices, many horror fans (yours truly included) have yet to upgrade Tobe Hooper‘s The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2 in their physical media collection, but the good news is that a new release is on the way. Vinegar Syndrome‘s Brad Henderson has confirmed on Twitter this afternoon that Tobe Hooper’s 1986 sequel is getting a 4K Ultra HD release from the company sometime soon! “It’s true! We are releasing TEXAS CHAIN

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Mortal Kombat sequel will learn from the mistakes of the first film

Warner Bros.’ Mortal Kombat movie may have received mixed reactions, but it was also HBO Max’s most-streamed movie of the year, and that spells sequel in any language. The studio confirmed earlier this year that Mortal Kombat 2 would be moving forward with Jeremy Slater (Moon Knight) attached to pen the script. The writer spoke with The Direct to give an update on the script and tease that they’ve learned from the mistakes of the first movie. It’s really fun so far. We’re about h

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Apple announces plans to discontinue the iPod

Apple has announced that it is officially discontinuing the iPod, after more than 20 years on the market. The MP3 player launched in 2001 with its original, click-wheel navigation, which was designed by Tony Fadell, who later invented the iPhone. The device was initially able to store up to 1,000 tracks. Following the original model, Apple released the Mini, the Nano and the smaller iPod Shuffle. The iPod Touch was launched in 2007, as numerous other Apple products were beginning to grow in po

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The Lost City: Keanu Reeves was considered for Brad Pitt’s cameo role

I can honestly picture this, even though I’m completely happy that Brad Pitt ultimately was chosen, but directors of The Lost City , Adam and Aaron Nee have revealed that Keanu Reeves was considered for the cameo role played by Pitt in the Sandra Bullock and Channing Tatum adventure rom-com. The Lost City just hit streaming and digital today and with it came news that was exclusively obtained by Screen Rant. During a chat with directors Adam and Aaron Nee to discuss the film, they revea

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Ryuhei Kitamura Selects Five Horror Movies to Stream on Screambox Now!

Constant Readers often refer to Firestarter as “vintage King.” This designation is usually reserved for works published in Stephen King‘s early career, roughly marked by his debut novel Carrie (1974) and the horror masterpiece It (1986). That run also includes fan favorites like The Shining, Pet Sematary, and Night Shift, and has spawned an astonishing number of film adaptations. Sitting in the middle of this phase is Firestarter , King’s novel about a little girl with pyrokinesis

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Stella Donnelly announces second album ‘Flood’ and shares new song ‘Lungs’

Stella Donnelly has announced her second album ‘Flood’ – listen to new single ‘Lungs’ below. READ MORE: Stella Donnelly: “You have to stand up for people that don’t have a voice” The forthcoming record is described as the singer-songwriter’s “record of rediscovery: the product of months of risky experimentation, hard moments of introspection, and a lot of transition”. Featuring 11 tracks, the album will arrive on August 26 via Secretly Canadian. You can pre-order/pre

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The End We Start From: Jodie Comer of Killing Eve to star in apocalyptic thriller

Last night, Jodie Comer of Killing Eve and The Last Duel won a BAFTA for her performance in the TV movie drama Help. Today, Deadline has broken the news that Comer has signed on to star in the apocalyptic thriller The End We Start From , an adaptation of author Megan Hunter’s 2017 debut novel. You can pick up a copy of Hunter’s novel at THIS LINK. The End We Start From is set to be directed by Mahalia Belo (The Long Song) from a screenplay by Alice Birch, who is a writer and sto

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Ibiza introduces strict new alcohol restrictions with fines up to 600,00 Euros

Strict new laws governing alcohol consumption in Ibiza and Mallorca have been brought in by the government of the Balearic Islands. The new rules will restrict alcohol consumption across both islands in the popular resorts of San Antoni de Portmany, Magaluf, El Arenal and Playa de Palma. Approved in early 2020, the laws state that 2-for-1, happy hour and free bar offers are now all officially banned. Bars and restaurants that serve food, as well as “all-inclusive” resorts will also face r

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Mandrake: Shudder acquires Northern Irish folk horror film

Following its debut at FrightFest Glasgow a couple months ago, the Northern Irish folk horror film Mandrake has now landed a distribution deal with the Shudder streaming service. Shudder will be releasing Mandrake in North America, the UK, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. A specific release date has not yet been announced. The feature directorial debut of Lynne Davison, Mandrake was written by Matt Harvey and tells the following story: Probation officer Cathy Madden is given the t

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Sam Raimi Says Universal Is Looking to Bring ‘Darkman’ Back to Life!

What’s next from  Alexandre Aja  ( High Tension, The Hills Have Eyes, Piranha 3D ) after last year’s claustrophobic thriller, Netflix’s  Oxygen ?  Deadline  reports that Aja is on board to direct the new thriller  Mother Land . Oscar-winner  Halle Berry  is set to star in the psychological thriller for  Arrival  and  Stranger Things  outfit 21 Laps. Lionsgate is handling international sales at the Cannes Film Market. Mother Land  “will chart the sto

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New Doctor Who: Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa will be the 14th Doctor

While the rumour mill’s been running rampant ever since it was announced that Jodie Whittaker would be leaving Doctor Who this year, BBC has now revealed Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa will be getting the keys to the Tardis in 2023. His casting was announced via the Doctor Who Twitter. He’ll be playing the 14th Doctor in this legendary BBC series, which goes all the way back to 1963. Gatwa, who may be unknown to some, has numerous award nominations under his belt for Sex Education and

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Lil Baby previews new song ‘Dark Mode’ in Beats By Dre commercial with Ja Morant

Lil Baby has shared a tease of new music – a fiery, headstrong tune titled ‘Dark Mode’ in a new advert for Beats By Dre. READ MORE: Lil Baby Lil Durk – ‘The Voice Of The Heroes’ review: legends-in-the-making unite The ad itself – helmed by the Baltimore creative outfit ILLIMITEWORLD – aired during Game 3 of the NBA playoffs yesterday (May 8). It stars Lil Baby and Memphis Grizzlies member Ja Morant in a montage of monochromatic, stylised shots. It acts like somewhat of

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Sam Raimi wants to adapt a Stephen King novel for the big screen

This seems like such a wonderful union that I’m truly surprised it has happened yet. Director Sam Raimi, who has been making the rounds promoting Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness , has expressed that he wants to adapt a Stephen King novel for the big screen. During a chat with CinemaBlend, Raimi revealed that he really wants to make a Stephen King movie. When he was asked if he had any particular King novels in mind to adapt, he mentioned a few favorites but some of them have

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Watch U2’s Bono and The Edge perform in Kyiv bomb shelter

U2’s Bono and The Edge held a surprise acoustic concert in a bomb shelter in Kyiv earlier today (May 8), at the invitation of Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The duo delivered a set featuring some of their biggest hits as they showed their support for the country, which has been fending off an invasion by Russia since February 24. READ MORE: Ukrainian band Antytila talk to us from the frontline ahead of benefit show: “We try to show people some light” Bono and The Edge per

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Munster Squad Assembles in New Behind the Scenes Shot from Rob Zombie’s ‘The Munsters’

As we head into the weekend, Rob Zombie has shared another behind the scenes shot from the set of The Munsters , showing off the main trio he calls his “Munster Squad.” Jeff Daniel Phillips is playing Herman Munster and Sheri Moon Zombie is playing Lily Munster in Zombie’s movie, with Daniel Roebuck co-starring as Grandpa Munster. Check out a couple new shots of the trio on set below! Richard Brake (31, 3 from Hell) is playing Dr. Henry Augustus Wolfgang. Catherine Schell (“S

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…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead announce new album ‘XI: Bleed Here Now’

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead have announced details of their eleventh studio album and shared two new songs – check them out below. ‘XI: Bleed Here Now’ is out July 15 via InsideOutMusic in Europe Dine Alone Records in North America. Alongside the album announcement, the American alt-rock band have shared two new songs, the scuzzy nostalgia of ‘Salt In Your Eyes’ and the menacing hard rock of ‘No Confidence’. Both tracks can be heard below: “Art has a r

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Moon Knight was going to include appearances from members of the Eternals

Most Marvel Cinematic Universe projects are full of references or cameos, but Moon Knight was unique in that it largely stood alone. The Disney+ series included very few references to the MCU and no crossover cameos, but Moon Knight director Mohamed Diab recently said there were originally a few in the script. Head writer Jeremy Slater has now revealed to The Direct that he tried very hard to get the Eternals to appear on Moon Knight. I tried very hard to get the Eternals into the show, ju

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‘GATLOPP’ Trailer Turns a Drinking Game into a Supernatural Comedy

Billed as a supernatural comedy, Gatlopp from XYZ Films is coming to On Demand and Digital on June 16, 2022, and today the official trailer begins the supernatural drinking game. Alberto Belli directed Gatlopp, written by Jim Mahoney. Jim Mahoney, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Jon Bass, Sarunas J. Jackson, Shelley Hennig, John Ales, and Amy Davidson star. “A group of old friends reunites for a nostalgic evening of fun and games after a decade apart. After one too many, they decide to play a d

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Watch Pete Davidson joke about Kanye West “pulling a ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’”

Pete Davidson has joked about Kanye West pulling a ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ – watch footage from his Netflix Is A Joke Festival set below. READ MORE: ‘The King Of Staten Island’ review: Pete Davidson bares his soul in a raw comedy inspired by childhood loss Davidson appeared at the festival last Friday (April 29) to premiere his new show, Pete Davidson And Best Friends, which was filmed for release on Netflix later in the year. To a sold-out crowd at Los Angeles’ Fonda Theatre, he op

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Spider-Man 3: Sam Raimi defends infamous “Evil Peter” Tobey Maguire dance

Spider-Man celebrated two big milestones this week. On May 3, 2022, Spider-Man celebrated its 20th anniversary while on May 4, 2022, Spider-Man 3 celebrated its 15th. While most were sharing pleasant nostalgic feelings about the first film, the look back at Spider-Man 3 was a bit more divided. It’s true that some have softened to the polarizing conclusion to Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy but it’s clear fans still have issues with it. One major issue that kept popping up was the inf

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Rage Against The Machine share statement in support of abortion rights

Rage Against The Machine have shared a statement speaking out in support of abortion rights, following a leaked draft from the Supreme Court privately voting to overturn Roe v. Wade. The landmark decision was voted on by the US Supreme Court in 1973, a ruling that made abortion legal on a federal level in the US. However, earlier this week (May 2), Politico obtained a leaked initial draft opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito that suggested the court is prepared to overturn Roe vs. Wade. S

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The Munsters: Rob Zombie shares another look at the leads, Butch Patrick says film is 158 minutes

As genre fans are probably well aware at this point, writer/director Rob Zombie has made a feature film based on the classic sitcom The Munsters – and if Butch Patrick, who played little Eddie Munster on the original show, is correct, Zombie’s movie currently has a running time that’s so long, you could watch five episodes of the series in the time it would take to watch the movie. During an interview on the YouTube channel 20TIMinutes, Patrick said he has heard the film is 158 mi

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Trent Haaga Hits the Gas With Chaotic ‘H4Z4RD’! [Trailer]

Writer-director Trent Haaga, who got his start with Troma working on everything from Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV to Terror Firmer, would go on to pen classics such as Deadgirl and Cheap Thrills, not to mention direct both Chop and 68 Kill. Next up, he’s revving his engines for Cub director Jonas Govaerts, having penned the chaotic H4Z4RD , which stars huge European DJ Dimitri ‘Vegas’ Thivaios. This crazy action-comedy takes place over a single nerve-wracking day in Antwerp, Belgi

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Posthumous Dr. John album to arrive later this year

A posthumous album from New Orleans RB icon Dr. John will be released later this year, it has been announced. The legendary musician died in June 2019 after suffering a heart attack. He was 77 years old. At the time of his death, Dr. John – real name Malcolm John Rebennack Jr. – was working on a new project, which will be shared via Rounder Records this year. Titled ‘Things Happen That Way’, the album was executive produced by Rebennack’s daughter Karla R. Pratt, according to Rolli

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Tulsa King: Andrea Savage to star opposite Sylvester Stallone in Tyler Sheridan’s mob series

Andrea Savage is switching gears to star alongside Sylvester Stallone in Tyler Sheridan’s upcoming mob series Tulsa King for Paramount+. Savage, who many know from her comedic role in truTV’s I’m Sorry, will play Stacy Beale in Sheridan’s new drama. Beale is an ATF agent who has swapped the bustling New York Bureau with its Anti-Terror Squad and O.C. Task Force for an Oklahoma outpost dealing with local militia groups. Tulsa King, according to  Deadline , stars Stallone as New

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Listen to AJ Tracey’s hard-hitting new single ‘Reasonable’

AJ Tracey has shared his new single ‘Reasonable’ – you can watch the Klo Vizionz-directed video for the song below. The track marks the London rapper’s first new solo music release of 2022, and follows on from his 2021 studio album ‘Flu Game’. READ MORE: AJ Tracey: “I’ve gone through so much. It’s been so hard, and I’m still here” ‘Reasonable’ arrived today (May 6), and was produced by Rio Leyva, Manso and Taz Taylor of Internet Money. You can watch the video for

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David Ayer to direct Jason Statham in The Beekeeper

Deadline has reported that David Ayer (Suicide Squad) is signed on to direct The Beekeeper, an action-thriller starring Jason Statham (Wrath of Man). The Beekeeper will be a fast-paced action-thriller that follows a man’s personal journey of vengeance which takes on national stakes. It also happens to be “steeped in the mythology of beekeeping.” Miramax snagged the spec script by Kurt Wimmer (Equilibrium) for seven figures last year and now that David Ayer has boarded the proje

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‘Malibu Horror Story’ Review – Found Footage With a Unique Structural Twist [Panic Fest]

The found footage format quickly gained popularity thanks to its unique way of crafting potent frights but waned almost as fast due to its limitations. Unavoidable questions arose once the novelty wore off, like, why doesn’t the protagonist put the camera down and run? Or, who’s even assembling and editing the found footage?  Malibu Horror Story  attempts to push past the format’s more glaring tropes by nestling found footage within a faux-documentary within a traditional narrative

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Listen to Doja Cat’s new single ‘Vegas’ for Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’ biopic

Doja Cat has released a new single titled ‘Vegas’, lifted from the soundtrack for Baz Luhrmann’s forthcoming El v is biopic. READ MORE: Doja Cat – ‘Planet Her’ review: controversial pop-rapper enters her imperial phase Released today (May 6), Doja’s new single takes the well-known song – originally sung by blues artist Big Mama Thornton in 1952, and famously covered by Elvis Presley four years later – and makes it her own. The rapper weaves samples of Thornton’s voca

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Percy Jackson: Aryan Simhadri and Leah Sava Jeffries join the Disney+ series cast

Disney’s Percy Jackson the Olympians series has found the show’s Grover and Annabeth in Aryan Simhadri (Spin) and Leah Sava Jeffries (Empire), respectively. The series already stars Walker Scobell ( The Adam Project ) as the title character, with production starting soon in Vancouver. Courtesy of an official email from Disney+, Percy Jackson and the Olympians tells the unbelievable story of a 12-year-old modern demigod, Percy Jackson, who’s just coming to terms with his newfound

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Blockbuster series image features Melissa Fumero and Randall Park in the upcoming Netflix comedy

Who’s ready for a trip down Memory Lane thanks to a new image for Netflix’s Blockbuster, a brand-new comedy series based on the beloved movie rental chain? Today, Netflix debuted a first look Blockbuster series image featuring Melissa Fumero ( Brooklyn Nine-Nine ) and Randall Park ( WandaVision , Always Be My Maybe). Both stars are dressed in the classic Blockbuster uniform while holding a clamshell case that had the key to a weekend’s entertainment. In addition to Fumero and Park,

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‘Crimes of the Future’ Trailer Arrives Tomorrow; Gnarly New Poster Embraces Body Horror

Strong disturbing violent content. Grisly images. Graphic nudity. These are the things David Cronenberg‘s new movie Crimes of the Future received its “R” rating for, and we expect to see most of those things on full display in the film’s full official trailer. NEON lets us know that it’s arriving tomorrow, May 6th, and in the meantime they’ve debuted an official poster. Check out the wild new poster below, which goes Full Body Horror! David Cronenberg returns to his body-horror

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SZA deletes TikTok for Mental Health Awareness Month

SZA has deleted her TikTok account for Mental Health Awareness Month after posting a series of tweets highlighting the horrible treatment she’s received at the hands of internet trolls. Last weekend, the TDE singer was one of the many artists in attendance at this year’s Met Gala at New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. However, a number of fans have since taken to social media to call SZA out for attending the charity event, recalling a tweet she posted last month: “Not going t

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) Revisited: Animated Movie Review

Ladies and gentlemen! Welcome to another installment of Animation Movies Revisited, where we look back at some of the greatest animated films and rediscover the reasons they’ve left a lasting impression throughout the years. In this episode, we’ll be riding a Red Car down the Sunset Strip, where a private investigator named Eddie Valiant is about to accept a case that will take him from the wacky warehouses of the Acme Corporation to Toontown! Robert Zemeckis‘ Who Framed Roger Rab

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D Generation’s Howie Pyro has died, aged 61

Howie Pyro, a founding member of the band D Generation, has died at the age of 61. Jesse Malin, Pyro’s close friend and bandmate in D Generation, confirmed in a statement that Pyro died from COVID-19-related pneumonia yesterday (May 4) following a long battle with liver disease. Describing Pyro as “my best friend and brother”, Malin wrote on his social media channels: “He fought real hard right till the end. He changed my life and so many others in ways I can’t even begin to say. We m

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Guardians of the Galaxy 3: Karen Gillan thinks the film may be the final chapter for Nebula

James Gunn has previously said that Guardians of the Galaxy 3 will be “the end for us” as it will be “the last time people will see this team of Guardians.” At least some of the characters we’ve come to love since the release of the first film may be exiting the Marvel Cinematic Universe in some fashion, and Karen Gillan believes that Guardians of the Galaxy 3 could be the “final chapter” for Nebula. Karen Gillan took to Instagram to announce that she had completed work on Gua

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‘Don’t Worry Darling’ Trailer Plunges Florence Pugh into a 1950s-Set Psychological Mystery

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Dolly Parton discusses Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction: “I never meant to cause trouble”

Dolly Parton has discussed her forthcoming induction into the Rock Roll Hall of Fame, saying that she “never meant to cause trouble” by initially declining the nomination. READ MORE: Dolly Parton – ‘Run, Rose, Run’ album review: a fun, easy-going romp with lashings of charm Yesterday the Rock Hall Class of 2022 was announced, with the country icon included alongside Eminem, Duran Duran, Lionel Richie, Eurythmics, Carly Simon, Judas Priest and Pat Benatar. Parton’s inclusion in

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Maria: Felicity Jones and Jonathan Bailey to star in Simon Amstell’s comedy film

Felicity Jones ( Rogue One , The Theory of Everything) and Jonathan Bailey ( Bridgerton ) will star in Maria, a new film written and directed by Simon Amstell. Independent Entertainment will place the project on the market at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Jones will star as Maria, a young woman with a history of running from reality. According to  Deadline‘s exclusive report, Maria struggles to accept her age, her boyfriend’s love, and father’s indifference. When Maria spots

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‘GATLOPP’ Trailer Turns a Drinking Game into a Supernatural Comedy

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Death Cab For Cutie reveal they’ve finished their new album

Death Cab For Cutie have revealed that they’ve finished their 10th album, confirming that new music will arrive next week. READ MORE: Ben Gibbard on his new Fender signature guitar – and how it’s influencing the new Death Cab For Cutie album The Washington band released their latest studio record, ‘Thank You For Today’, back in 2018. A five-track collection of covers titled ‘The Georgia EP’ came out in 2020 via Bampcamp and was later made available on streaming platforms. T

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Razorback (1984) Revisited – Horror Movie Review

Previous episodes of our  Best Foreign Horror Movies  video series have covered films from all around the globe. Italy, Japan, Sweden, Norway, France, Russia, Spain. The latest episode of the series ventures off to another country. For the first time, Best Foreign Horror Movies is covering a film from Australia – and the movie is question is director Russell Mulcahy’s 1984 “nature run amok” killer boar movie Razorback (watch it HERE)! To find out what we had to say about Razor

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Drake reportedly signs huge new deal with Universal

Drake has reportedly signed a huge new deal with Universal Music Group. According to Variety , UMG chairman Sir Lucian Grainge confirmed the deal in a Q1 earnings call yesterday (May 3). The outlet has described the deal with Drake as an “expansive, multi-faceted deal with the company that encompasses recordings, publishing, merchandise and visual media projects”. READ MORE: Kanye West and Drake live in Los Angeles: titans unite for a near-religious experience One insider described

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Five Horror Movies Releasing This Week Including the Return of Sam Raimi!

This week marks the big screen return of director Sam Raimi, who returns to both Marvel and the horror genre with sequel Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness . While we wait for the MCU’s first horror-heavy movie, four other genre movies are also on the way this week. And the new releases begin today, continuing into this weekend. Here’s all the new horror arriving May 3-May 8, 2022! First up, the survival thriller Breath has been released on VOD outlets today, May 3rd. Fro

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Pistol trailer: Danny Boyle’s Sex Pistols series brings chaos and anarchy to the UK

Put the kettle on and get ready to piss your parents and political figures off something fierce because Danny Boyle‘s Pistol trailer is here to fire from the hip! Today, Disney+ unveiled the trailer and key art for the highly-anticipated limited series Pistol, coming to Disney+ on Tuesday, May 31, in the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. The premiere will feature all six episodes. Pistol will be coming soon to Disney+ in all other territories. Based on Ste

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The Walking Dead: Norman Reedus defends Melissa McBride leaving spinoff series

AMC announced two years ago that Norman Reedus and Melissa McBride would be starring in a new Walking Dead spinoff series focusing on their characters. However, McBride revealed last week that she had dropped out of the spinoff as it will be shot in Europe and relocating became “logistically untenable.“ Walking Dead fans were naturally upset to learn that Melissa McBride would no longer be involved in the spinoff series, but Norman Reedus defended her choice while appearing on The Toni

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1989 Slasher Movie ‘Hell High’ Comes Back to Life on Arrow Video Blu-ray

Directed by Douglas Grossman, 1989 slasher Hell High (aka Raging Fury ) is coming to Blu-ray in the US, UK and Canada from Arrow Video, announced and detailed this morning. In addition to the standard Hell High release in the US, UK and Canada, fans in the US and UK can grab the film with a Raging Fury slipcover, the film’s alternate title. Teenage kicks take a decidedly dark turn in director Hell High – a twisted tale of delinquency pushed to its horrifying extreme, where Class of 1984

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Weird: The Al Yankovic Story teaser trailer has Daniel Radcliffe shredding on an accordion

Pump up your fat suit and get ready to head to the hardware store because the first Weird: The Al Yankovic Story teaser has arrived! Prepare yourself to see the legendary “Weird Al” Yankovic like never before when Daniel Radcliffe steps into the musician’s hightops for a brand-new biopic. In the Weird teaser, we find a ripped Radcliffe taking us through various stages of Yankovic’s storied career, from his days of singing in a bathroom for Dr. Demento to becoming a true master

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Juice WRLD foundation launches new mental health campaign

Juice WRLD‘s Live Free 999 foundation has launched a new mental health campaign to kick off Mental Health Awareness Month. READ MORE: The Big Read – Juice Wrld: “The rap game is so motherfucking soft now” Following the rapper’s death in December 2019 after suffering a drug-induced seizure  at Chicago’s Midway airport, his mother, Carmela Wallace, launched the foundation to honour her son’s life. Now, the non-profit initiative has launched the 999 Stories of Mental Heal

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Venus: Jaume Balaguero’s Lovecraft adaptation is the second film in The Fear Collection

Two years ago, it was announced that Pokeepsie Films, the production company run by Carolina Bang and genre filmmaker Álex de la Iglesia, had signed a deal with Amazon Prime Video and Sony Pictures International Productions to produce a series of feature-length horror films under the banner of The Fear Collection. The first entry in this series, de la Iglesia’s own Veneciafrenia was recently released through Amazon Prime in Spain, and now our friends at Bloody Disgusting have confirmed

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Jared Leto joins Gucci’s Alessandro Michele in matching suits at Met Gala

Jared Leto dressed in matching suits with Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele at the 2022 Met Gala. The actor and musician appeared alongside Michele at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 2), wearing matching cream-coloured Gucci tuxedos with identical bow ties, clutch bags and hair styles for this year’s theme, ‘In America: An Anthology of Fashion’. READ MORE: ‘Morbius’ review: Jared Leto’s lifeless vampire thriller is bloody awful Earlier in the n

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Six Horror Movies We Can’t Wait to See at Panic Fest 2022!

The tenth edition of Panic Fest kicks off today both in Kansas City, MO, and virtually, and it brings the largest selection of feature and short films ever to play the fest. In addition to programming horror premieres, fest favorites, special guests, and screenings, Panic Fest has ensured the fest experience extends to all attendees, whether in-person or in their virtual space. Their online Gather space recreates the fest’s theater, Screenland Armor, and offers virtual attendees a place to

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Fast X: Louis Leterrier to replace Justin Lin as director of the Fast & Furious sequel

The Incredible Hulk director Louis Leterrier is sliding into the driver’s seat for Fast X. Leterrier is replacing Justin Lin as director of the tenth film in the core Fast Furious franchise. According to  Variety , Leterrier won the gig over several candidates and was Universal‘s first choice of the bunch. Leterrier, who is well-versed in the action genre after directing films like The Transporter, The Transporter 2, and Unleashed, will have plenty of work to do when he gets st

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Oscar Isaac refuses to disown X-Men: Apocalypse despite it being ‘excruciating’ to make

Admitting failure is hard, especially if that failure costs $178M to produce. However, despite X-Men: Apocalypse being labeled a dumpster fire by fans, Oscar Isaac refuses to disown it. He takes a lot of pride in his work, and although he’s referred to the film as an “excruciating” experience, Isaac will not stand idly by as the film burns in mediocrity. “No, I don’t disown it,” Isaac told  The New York Times  in a recent interview. “I know exactly what I went in there wan

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‘A Quiet Place: Day One’ is the Official Title for Third Franchise Movie

During Paramount’s presentation at CinemaCon this afternoon it was revealed that A Quiet Place: Day One is the title of the next installment in the hit horror movie franchise. Fresh off last year’s Nicolas Cage-starring Pig , an excellent revenge drama that bucks expectations at every turn, Michael Sarnoski is headed to A Quiet Place with the third installment in the franchise, said to be a spinoff movie that Sarnoski will be directing. Last we heard, A Quiet Place: Day One will be unl

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Morbius digital release is just 2 weeks away, physical media release follows in June

After delaying the film several times, Sony finally released their Marvel Comics adaptation Morbius into theatres on April 1st… and the world didn’t react with great enthusiasm. The movie has only pulled in just over $160 million at the global box office. So it’s no surprise that it will be getting a digital release very soon. Morbius will be available to watch in the comfort of your own home on May 17th. A 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD release will follow on June 14th. Our own Chris B

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Spinal Tap drummer Ric Parnell has died, aged 70

Ric Parnell, who played fictional drummer Mick Shrimpton in the film This Is Spinal Tap, has died at the age of 70. Harry Shearer, who also starred in the 1984 mock documentary on the fictional heavy metal band Spinal Tap, announced the news via Twitter before it was confirmed by Yahoo News. No cause of death has been reported at this time. Ric Parnell, our drummer in This is Spinal Tap, passed away today. No one ever rocked harder. — Harry Shearer (@theharryshearer) May 2, 2022 Fronted by

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The Ranch Part 2: Paranormal Investigation – We Want to Believe

In the previous episode of the Paranormal Network series We Want to Believe , our team of paranormal investigators started looking into the rumors that the O’Keefe Ranch, one of the oldest ranches in Canada, is haunted. The investigation continues in the new episode that’s embedded above, and this time the team is granted access to a newly restored section of the main manor house: the attic. An area which has never been investigated before. And once they enter, it doesn’t take lo

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Blossoms share video for stripped-back version of ‘Everything About You’

Blossoms have shared a special version of ‘Everything About You’ from their new film Ribbon Around The Bomb – watch below. READ MORE: The NME Big Read: Blossoms: “We don’t see a limit to what we can achieve” Directed by Edwin Burdis (who worked with Arctic Monkeys on the visuals for ‘Tranquility Base Hotel Casino’ and ‘AM’), the project serves as a companion piece to the Stockport band’s fourth album of the same name. Tomorrow (May 3) Blossoms will air Ribbon Ar

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Giallo Essentials: Black Edition Blu-ray Collection Announced by Arrow Video

Announced by Arrow Video this morning, Giallo Essentials: Black Edition is coming soon, Arrow’s third Blu-ray collection of classic Italian Giallo movies from the early 1970s. The new collection arrives on July 26, 2022. “While the release of Dario Argento’s The Bird with the Crystal Plumage gave rise to a glut of imitators, there was more to the giallo than just shameless copycats setting out to ape a rigid formula. This volume of Giallo Essentials celebrates the range and breadth of the

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Spider-Man: Sam Raimi looks back on fan backlash regarding Peter Parker’s organic web-shooters

Crazy to believe but we are approaching the 20th anniversary of 2002’s Spider-Man on May 3, 2022. While Blade and X-Men were successful, Spider-Man took the success of comic book movies to a whole new level, becoming the first movie to open over $100 million on its opening weekend. The film went on to be a massive hit, grossing $407 million at the domestic box office and $825 million worldwide. Fans really dug the movie but one aspect of the film left some of them scratching their heads

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Bring Me The Horizon have recorded “about 45 songs” for their next project

Bring Me The Horizon have revealed that they’ve recorded “about 45 songs” for their next release. READ MORE: Bring Me The Horizon talk headlining Reading Leeds 2022 The band’s last project was their ‘Post Human: Survival Horror’ EP, released back in October 2020. The first of several releases, frontman Oli Sykes told NME last year they were “working on parts two, three and four simultaneously” and that they were hoping to “get songs out as soon as we can”. The Sheff

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That ’90s Show: Original That ’70s Show cast close deals to return for Netlfix sequel series

It’s the reunion we were hoping for! It has been announced that five of the original stars from That ’70s Show have officially closed deals to return for the Netflix sequel series, That ’90s Show. Per The Hollywood Reporter, returning for the show are Topher Grace (Eric Forman), Mila Kunis (Jackie Burkhart), Ashton Kutcher (Michael Kelso), Laura Prepon (Donna Pinciotti), and Wilmer Valderrama (Fez). Noticeably absent is Danny Masterson (Hyde), but a quick google search on that will in

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Maika Monroe Has a Stalker in Chilling Trailer for Chloe Okuno’s ‘Watcher’

The found footage format quickly gained popularity thanks to its unique way of crafting potent frights but waned almost as fast due to its limitations. Unavoidable questions arose once the novelty wore off, like, why doesn’t the protagonist put the camera down and run? Or, who’s even assembling and editing the found footage?  Malibu Horror Story  attempts to push past the format’s more glaring tropes by nestling found footage within a faux-documentary within a traditional narrative

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Awesome Art We’ve Found Around The Net: The Batman, Jurassic Park, Ms. Marvel, Rescue Rangers, Star Wars

Some cliche somewhere said that ‘a picture is worth a thousand words.’ This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. “Awesome Art We’ve Found Around The Net” is the outlet for that passion. In this column, I will showcase the kick-ass artwork of some great artists, with the hopes that these artists get the attention they deserve. That’s the aim.

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The Judds’ Naomi Judd has died, aged 76

The Judds’ Naomi Judd has died aged 76, her family have confirmed. “We sisters experienced a tragedy,” her daughters Wynonna and Ashley Judd said in a statement released yesterday (April 30). “We lost our beautiful mother to the disease of mental illness. We are shattered. We are navigating profound grief and know that as we loved her, she was loved by her public. We are in unknown territory,” the continued. pic.twitter.com/4Yd1JJygEC — The Judds (@juddsofficial) April 30, 2022

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Fantastic Four movie will no longer be directed by Jon Watts

Marvel’s first family will have to find another director as Deadline has reported that Spider-Man helmer Jon Watts will no longer be directing the Fantastic Four movie for Marvel Studios. The outlet says that there’s nothing sinister behind the exit; Watts simply needs a break after directing three Spider-Man movies back-to-back. Can’t say I blame him. After Disney acquired 20th Century Fox, it was only a matter of time before Marvel Studios started including the characters who wer

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Asylums share “unhinged” new track ‘Crypto Klepto’

Asylums have released a brand new single called ‘Crypto Klepto’ – you can check out the song’s video below. The rip-roaring new track is the Southend band’s first new music since the release of their third album, 2020’s ‘Genetic Cabaret’. According to a press release, the latest track from the four-piece rock outfit – comprising Luke Branch, Jazz Miell, Michael Webster, Henry Tyler – is the sound of “confusion and technological disorientation, borrowing musical bits fr

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‘Jurassic World Dominion’ Image Gallery Opens Wide With Over 20 Sights to Show You

Jurassic World Dominion is stomping into theaters on June 10 and in the wake of this morning’s Official Trailer #2, a massive dino-sized image gallery has been shared by Universal. The images highlight both new characters and returning legacy icons, as well as a host of different dinosaurs that we’ll be meeting – some for the very first time – this summer. Check out the full Jurassic World Dominion image gallery below! This summer, experience the epic conclusion to the Jurassic era a

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Watch Big Thief perform ‘Certainty’ on ‘The Late Late Show’

Big Thief took to The Late Late Show With James Corden to perform ‘Certainty’ last night – check it out below. READ MORE: Big Thief – ‘Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You’ review: a new chapter ‘Certainty’ is taken from Big Thief’s fifth album ‘Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You’, which was released in February. The performance on Corden rounds off a hat trick of late night American talk show appearances, with the band using the same living room practi

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Rob Zombie Shares New Look at Sylvester McCoy as Igor in ‘The Munsters’ Movie

There’s no pretense with  Crabs!  It makes it abundantly clear upfront exactly what type of movie it is and the entertainment it aims to deliver. And it aims to be a low-brow horror-comedy that wears its influences on its sleeves, embracing a Troma-like spirit while saluting and lovingly spoofing beloved cult classics. Its precise type of manic energy and lo-fi style likely works best with a midnight crowd in need of a light-hearted, gory schlockfest. Writer/Director  Pierce Berolz

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Country festival bans “divisive symbols” including Confederate flags

Stagecoach, the California country music festival and sister event to Coachella, has banned Confederate flags from its 2022 event. A section on the festival’s rules page lists things that are prohibited from being brought into the event, including “divisive symbols” such as “Confederate flags and racially disparaging or other inappropriate imagery/public displays”. The 2022 Stagecoach Festival began yesterday (April 29) at Indio, California’s Empire Polo Club – the same venue a

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The Fall of the House of Usher: Bruce Greenwood replaces Frank Langella in Netflix series

Two weeks ago, we heard that Frank Langella (Masters of the Universe) had been fired from genre regular Mike Flanagan’s Edgar Allan Poe-inspired Netflix limited series The Fall of the House of Usher following an investigation into claims that he had been involved in unacceptable conduct on set. This conduct reportedly included making inappropriate comments to a female co-star. The role Langella had been playing, Roderick Usher, “the towering patriarch of the Usher dynasty”, has

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Celine Dion reschedules UK and European tour due to health issues

Celine Dion has rescheduled the UK and European leg of her ‘Courage’ world tour, citing ongoing health issues. The dates have already been postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and are now set to go ahead in two stints. The first is scheduled to begin in Prague on February 24 and will run until a pair of London shows on April 10 and 11. Later in 2023, Dion will start the next batch of shows in Amsterdam in August, touring the continent until she closes out the tour with two shows

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Space Force is grounded as Netflix has canceled the Steve Carell series

Despite boasting some of television’s top comedic talent, Deadline has reported that Netflix has canceled Space Force. The comedy series starred Steve Carell as Mark Naird, a four-star general and decorated pilot with dreams of running the Air Force who is thrown for a loop with his new directive of establishing the sixth branch of the United States Armed Forces, the Space Force. The second season of Space Force was released on Netflix on February 18th but didn’t do nearly as well as th

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Scooter Braun says he disagrees with Taylor Swift “weaponizing a fanbase”

Scooter Braun got candid in a recent interview, sharing his thoughts on Taylor Swift and her fanbase. In a conversation with Ari Melber for MSNBC’s The Beat, Braun discussed acquiring Swift’s masters and how he doesn’t appreciate artists “weaponizing” their fanbase. “The person who owned Taylor’s masters throughout her career was not myself, and when I was buying a record label, I actually said to that group, ‘If at any point she wants to come back and be a part of this conversa

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What To Stream This Weekend

Trying to figure out what to stream this weekend? Are you inundated with streaming services, cable channels, and a backlog of movies? Well, wonder no more. We here at JoBlo.com watch our fair share of entertainment and have some recommendations for what you should check out. Come back each week for a fresh selection of recommendations! What to Stream this Weekend of April 29 – May 1 The Offer (Paramount+) I wanted to love this series that dives into how Mario Puzo’s bestselling novel

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Verotika (2019) – Awfully Good Horror Movies

It’s time for a new episode of our video series Awfully Good Horror Movies , and in this one we’re looking at a film that’s quite recent: musician Glenn Danzig’s 2019 feature directorial debut, Verotika (watch it HERE). A movie that viewers often seek out just so they can see if the movie is really as bad as everyone says it is… and the answer is yes. It really is that bad. To find out what we had to say about it, check out the video embedded above! Written and directed by

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Watch Paul McCartney debut ‘Women And Wives’ as he kicks off ‘Got Back’ North American tour

Paul McCartney began his 2022 ‘Got Back’ North American tour last night (April 28) – check out fan-shot footage and the setlist below. The Beatles icon took to the stage at the Spokane Arena in Spokane, Washington for his first concert in over two years. McCartney’s current run of shows also includes stop-offs in Seattle (May 2,3), Los Angeles (13) and Orlando (28). Kicking off with the Fab Four’s ‘Can’t Buy Me Love’, Macca’s mammoth 36-song set also included the first solo o

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‘The Batman 2’ Officially Confirmed With Robert Pattinson Returning!

Jurassic World Dominion is stomping into theaters on June 10 and in the wake of this morning’s Official Trailer #2, a massive dino-sized image gallery has been shared by Universal. The images highlight both new characters and returning legacy icons, as well as a host of different dinosaurs that we’ll be meeting – some for the very first time – this summer. Check out the full Jurassic World Dominion image gallery below! This summer, experience the epic conclusion to the Jurassic era a

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness clip previews the battle with Gargantos

We’re just one week away from the May 6th release of Sam Raimi’s Doctor Strange sequel  Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness , and the folks at IMDb have gotten their hands on a clip from the film that previews the battle between Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), America Chavez (Xochitl Gomez), and the monstrous creature called Gargantos. This is a battle that has been glimpsed in previous promotional materials, but the clip shows a bit more of it. You can check it out

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Ozzy Osbourne has tested positive for COVID-19, Sharon “very worried” about his condition

Ozzy Osbourne has been diagnosed with COVID-19, his wife Sharon Osbourne has revealed. READ MORE: The Big Read – Ozzy Osbourne: “This album saved my life” The TV host shared the news during an interview on her show The Talk noting that she’d be flying from the UK to the US after discovering that Ozzy had tested positive for the virus. Back in 2020, as cases were rising, the Black Sabbath frontman said that catching the coronavirus would be risky for him due to his weak respirato

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The Prey: Legend of Karnoctus trailer pits Adrian Paul, Danny Trejo against a monster

Described as a “fun ’80s style action monster film”, the Hensman Brothers’ creature feature The Prey: Legend of Karnoctus will be receiving a theatrical release on June 7th, with a digital release to follow exactly one month later, on July 7th. With those release dates drawing near, a trailer for The Prey: Legend of Karnoctus has arrived online, and you can check it out in the embed above. Directed by the Hensman Brothers from a screenplay by Matthew Hensman and Gustavo Sainz de

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‘Beast’ – Idris Elba Ready to Battle a Bloodthirsty Lion on Poster for Upcoming Survival Thriller

Jurassic World Dominion is stomping into theaters on June 10 and in the wake of this morning’s Official Trailer #2, a massive dino-sized image gallery has been shared by Universal. The images highlight both new characters and returning legacy icons, as well as a host of different dinosaurs that we’ll be meeting – some for the very first time – this summer. Check out the full Jurassic World Dominion image gallery below! This summer, experience the epic conclusion to the Jurassic era a

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Metric announce new album ‘Formentera’, share ‘All Comes Crashing’

Metric have announced details of their eighth studio album ‘Formentera’ and shared lead single ‘All Comes Crashing’ as well as announcing a massive North American tour – get tickets here. READ MORE: Metric live: leather-clad Canadians are still DIY and still vital at London Forum gig ‘Formentera’ is the follow-up to 2018’s ‘Art Of Doubt’ and is set for release July 8. The announcement comes alongside the release of fiery new single ‘All Comes Crashing’. Check it ou

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Top Gun: Maverick: First reactions celebrate an exciting throwback to high-flying action

The first reactions for Top Gun: Maverick are beginning to come in after its special screening at CinamaCon and while the review embargo has not quite lifted, the social media response is fair game and it looks like we will all be excited to feel the need for speed again. The general reaction appears to be that the film is a lot of fun and heavy on the nostalgia from the first film but it makes for an exciting throwback to action films of the past. Tom Cruise is getting a lot of praise fo

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Universal previewed M3GAN, Beast, and The Last Voyage of the Demeter at CinemaCon

A couple days ago, we shared pictures of the promotional art that Universal unveiled for a couple of their upcoming genre films – the “Idris Elba vs. a man-eating lion” survival thriller Beast , which is scheduled to reach theatres on August 19th, and the James Wan / Blumhouse Productions collaboration M3GAN , which will be getting a theatrical release on January 13, 2023 – at CinemaCon in Las Vegas. Tonight, the first trailers for those films were shown to CinemaCon attendees,

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Noel Gallagher says new High Flying Birds record has an “orchestral” sound

Noel Gallagher has spoken of a shift in style for his next High Flying Birds album, revealing that it’ll have a largely “orchestral” sound. The former Oasis musician released his most recent NGHFB record, ‘Who Built The Moon?’, back in 2017 before sharing a best-of compilation called ‘We’re On Our Way Now’ last summer. Gallagher then shared a demo of a new track, ‘Trying To Find A World That’s Been And Gone: Part 1’, on New Year’s Day (January 1). He revealed at the ti

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David F. Sandberg Directing Genre Thriller ‘Below’ for Netflix

The first look at Norwegian filmmaker Tommy Wirkola‘s (Hansel Gretel: Witch Hunters, Dead Snow franchise) new movie Violent Night was shown off by Focus Features during CinemaCon tonight, with attendees raving that the film looks to be a violent cult classic in the making. David Harbour (“Stranger Things”) stars as a badass, ass-kicking Santa Claus! Violent Night was compared to Die Hard by Harbour on the CinemaCon stage, the film centered on Harbour’s Santa Claus rescuing a family

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Under the Banner of Heaven TV Review

Plot: Detectives Jeb Pyre and Bill Taba investigate the brutal, sinister murders of an LDS woman, Brenda Wright Lafferty and her baby daughter in Utah’s typically serene Salt Lake Valley in 1984. Review: Jon Krakauer’s books are astounding investigative works that chronicle everything from epic disasters to true crime tales, all of which are perfect fare for cinematic adaptations. From Into the Wild to Into Thin Air and Where Men Win Glory, Krakauer’s books have been fervently rea

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Primavera Sound to launch in South America with Arctic Monkeys, Björk, Travis Scott and Lorde

Arctic Monkeys, Björk, Travis Scott, Lorde and more have been announced for the debut edition of Primavera Sound in South America later this year. Three events are set to take place in Brazil, Chile and Argentina in November with the line-ups also including Jack White, Pixies, Interpol, Charli XCX, Beach House, Father John Misty, Phoebe Bridgers and Mitski. Notably, the trio of performances mark Travis Scott’s return to the festival stage for the first time since the Astroworld tragedy. Th

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Watch Foals debut new album title track ‘Life Is Yours’

Foals gave their new album’s title track ‘Life Is Yours’ its live debut during a show in Newcastle this week – check out fan-shot footage below. The Oxford band’s seventh studio album ‘Life Is Yours’ is due to be released on June 17, with the trio currently on a UK tour throughout this month and May. On Tuesday (April 26), they hit Newcastle’s O2 City Hall, where they performed album tracks ‘2am’, which was released as a single back in February, and ‘2001’. Both track

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Benefits announce 2022 UK tour

Benefits have announced plans for a headline UK tour in the autumn. READ MORE: Benefits: an instant punk battlecry against flag-shaggers (and Chris Martin) The Teesside punk outfit will hit the road in November kicking off at Glasgow Stereo on November 18 with further dates lined up in Sunderland, Southampton, Exeter, Bristol Birmingham, London, Nottingham, Manchester and Leeds. You can view the full list of dates below. Tickets go on sale on Friday (April 29) at 10am and can be purchased

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Dune: The Sisterhood HBO Max series’ first two episodes to be directed by Johan Renck

Johan Renck, who executive produced and directed all five episodes of the HBO limited series Chernobyl (and won two Emmys for his work on that show) has signed on to direct the first two episodes of the HBO Max series Dune: The Sisterhood , which is a prequel to Denis Villeneuve‘s Dune feature films. Renck will also be serving as an executive producer on Dune: The Sisterhood. Last July, Diane Ademu-John, who previously worked on The Haunting of Bly Manor at Netflix, Empire at Fo

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Alien Day: Why ‘Aliens’ Is Still the Perfect Horror-Action Hybrid

Welcome to the  Hammer Factory . This month we dissect The Evil of Frankenstein (1964). While Hammer Studios has been in business since 1934, it was between 1955 and 1979 that it towered as one of the premier sources of edgy, gothic horror. On top of ushering the famous monsters of Universal’s horror heyday back into the public eye, resurrecting the likes of Frankenstein, Dracula and the Mummy in vivid color, the studio invited performers like Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Ingrid Pit

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The Moralistic Family Values of ‘Fatal Attraction’ [Sex Crimes]

Welcome to the  Hammer Factory . This month we dissect The Evil of Frankenstein (1964). While Hammer Studios has been in business since 1934, it was between 1955 and 1979 that it towered as one of the premier sources of edgy, gothic horror. On top of ushering the famous monsters of Universal’s horror heyday back into the public eye, resurrecting the likes of Frankenstein, Dracula and the Mummy in vivid color, the studio invited performers like Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Ingrid Pit

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Watch the official trailer for ‘George Michael Freedom Uncut’

The official trailer for  George Michael Freedom Uncut has just been released – check it out below. The forthcoming film will feature exclusive archival footage and interviews with many of Michael’s favourite musicians and loved ones. The musical legend passed away at the age of 53 on Christmas Day in 2016. “George Michael was an inspiring artist whose story deserves to be shared on the big screen globally,” Tom Mackay, President of Premium Content at Sony Music Entertainment, said i

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James Righton shares new song ‘Empty Rooms’ with ABBA’s Benny Andersson

Former Klaxons member James Righton has shared a new collaboration with ABBA‘s Benny Andersson – listen to ‘Empty Rooms’ below. The track is the latest preview of Righton’s new solo album, ‘Jim, I’m Still Here’, which was announced this month and will land on July 8 via Soulwax‘s label DEEWEE and made in collaboration with David and Stephen Dewaele. READ MORE: James Righton on putting together ABBA’s new live band: “They had to be as good as the originals” Right

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Home School: TikTok celebrity Charli D’Amelio to star in F. Javier Gutierrez supernatural thriller

Years ago, director F. Javier Gutiérrez ( Rings ) and producer Ryan Kavanaugh were developing a reboot of The Crow that would have starred Luke Evans. That project didn’t get off the ground, but Gutiérrez and Kavanaugh have teamed up again for a supernatural thriller called Home School – and TikTok celebrity Charli D’Amelio has signed on to star in the film! Home School will mark D’Amelio’s live-action feature film debut, but the hope is that it will be the start of an eigh

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The First Lady: Viola Davis responds to criticisms of her portrayal of Michelle Obama

Viola Davis is probably one of our most celebrated and respected actresses working today but that doesn’t mean she can escape some kind of negative criticism. The actress is portraying former First Lady Michelle Obama on the Showtime limited series The First Lady and her take, particularly the facial expressions she uses in her performance, has been called out by critics on social media. What does Viola Davis think? Well, she gets pretty blunt about the actual purpose of critics working

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50 Cent says Snoop Dogg TV series will no longer be going ahead

50 Cent has revealed that the Snoop Dogg TV series he was working on is no longer in production due to the network dropping “the damn ball”. READ MORE: The biggest moments from the Super Bowl Halftime Show 2022 The pair announced last December that they would be teaming up on A Moment In Time: Murder Was The Case, an anthology series focusing on the criminal events that occur behind the scenes of hip-hop history. The series was to be set in 1993, during the time of Snoop’s trial

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Dwayne Johnson shares Black Adam and DC League of Super Pets footage at CinemaCon

The Warner Bros. presentation at CinemaCon came to a close with Dwayne Johnson showing off Black Adam as well as DC League of Super Pets. The actor first appeared in what seemed to be a video message from Hawaii, before saying “f**k this” and walking up to the stage in person, which naturally prompted an enormous reaction from the audience. As we all know, Black Adam has been a long time coming and Dwayne Johnson wanted to make sure that they took the time to do it right. It’s always

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4 Horror Movies Releasing This Week and “The Last Drive-In” Returns!

A big Summer of Horror is upon us, with Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness kicking things off next weekend. But this final week of April has its own fresh sights to show us. Here’s all the new horror arriving April 26-30, 2022! First up, indie horror movie Dead by Midnight Y2Kill was just released on VOD outlets today, a horror anthology from Indican Pictures starring Kane Hodder and Bill Moseley. Indican previews, “Featuring five different terrifying tales, the film is f

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Baby Oopsie trailer: Full Moon to unleash 4 more chapters of demonic toy insanity

Last year, Full Moon extended their Demonic Toys franchise with two “chapters” of a new series called  Baby Oopsie . This summer, Baby Oopsie returns with four more chapters – and a trailer for the new chapters has been released online! You can check it out in the embed above. Directed by William Butler, the Demonic Toys spin-off Baby Oopsie is described as being “an all-new, all-deranged and totally subversive sorta-sequel that’s sure to rip your senses to shreds!” Here

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The Weeknd’s series with ‘Euphoria’ creator heading in a “new creative direction”

A HBO series from The Weeknd and Euphoria creator Sam Levinson is undergoing an overhaul, according to reports. READ MORE: The Weeknd – ‘Dawn FM’ review: soulful star meets a new day with hope and hindsight In a statement released on Monday (April 25), HBO said the series, titled The Idol, is “adjusting” its cast and crew to serve a new direction. “The Idol’s creative team continues to build, refine, and evolve their vision for the show and they have aligned on a new creati

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Wicked movie split into two parts as Universal conjures release dates for the anticipated adaptations

Universal is splitting the film adaptation of Wicked into two films, director Jon M. Chu announced on Tuesday. In addition to letting fans know that they’ll get two movies instead of one, we now know the expected release dates for each installment. The first Wicked movie has set a premiere date of December 2024, with the second releasing Christmas 2025. “As we prepared the production over the past year, it became increasingly clear that it would be impossible to wrestle the story

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Bloody Disgusting’s 2022 Summer Horror Movie Preview!

It’s nearly that time of year again when the summer months ignite the box office and herald in a slew of big summer releases. Only this year, the busy summer months are getting a head start, beginning with a packed May for horror releases. This summer belongs to horror between streaming platforms, digital, VOD, and theatrical releases. It’s a densely packed slate, and this is only the tip of the iceberg for what’s ahead.  To help you prepare for a summer of screams, here’s what

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Twitter founder Jack Dorsey posts Radiohead song in opening response to Elon Musk buying social network

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has commented on Elon Musk’s purchase of the social media platform – by sharing a Radiohead song. READ MORE: Radiohead’s ‘The Bends’: Ranking the songs on the classic album The Tesla founder and entrepreneur successfully acquired the social media platform yesterday (April 25) for approximately $44billion (£34.5b), per The Independent . His offer was initially turned down by Twitter, which put a “poison pill” measure in place to stop a takeover

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David Harbour to star as Jimmy Galante in The Trashers

After Cooper Raiff’s Cha Cha Real Smooth was picked up by Apple TV+ for a cool $15 million following its debut at the Sundance Film Festival, Raiff is setting up his next project. Deadline has reported that Stranger Things star David Harbour will star in The Trashers as Jimmy Galante, said to be one of the inspirations for The Sopranos. The Trashers will chronicle the rise and fall of Jimmy Galante, a Connecticut trash magnate and associate of the Genovese crime family. He later bought

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Harry Styles adds new Melbourne and Sydney shows to 2023 Australian tour

Harry Styles has added two more shows to his upcoming tour of Australia and New Zealand, after presale tickets for gigs in Melbourne and Sydney sold out in a matter of seconds. Last week, it was announced that Styles will embark on the Australasian leg of his ‘Love On Tour’ next February, performing stadium shows in Perth, Melbourne, the Gold Coast, Sydney and Auckland. Ticketmaster and Live Nation presales started today (April 26), ahead of the general sale beginning tomorrow (April 27).

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Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse footage swings into CinemaCon 2022

Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (Part 1) doesn’t swing into cinemas until next year, but that didn’t stop Sony from showing 15 minutes of footage at CinemaCon 2022. And make sure to scratch that “Part 1” when talking about this movie from now on, as Part 2 is officially called Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse. So there! Sony brought Phil Lord and Chris Miller to the presentation, who said the highly-anticipated animated sequel boasts the largest crew ever assembled for an

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John Carpenter Composed the Score for New ‘Firestarter’ Movie; Listen to a Track Now!

Brand new Stephen King adaptation Firestarter is coming to theaters and Peacock on May 13, coming courtesy of Universal, Blumhouse and director Keith Thomas (The Vigil). The coolest news here? The new score is composed by the legendary John Carpenter (Halloween, Christine, The Fog) and his fellow Halloween franchise composers Cody Carpenter and Daniel Davies! This is especially cool considering John Carpenter was originally going to direct the 1980s version of Firestarter, you may recall,

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Flux Gourmet trailer: Asa Butterfield makes noise in bizarre thriller coming to theatres in June

When the teaser trailer for writer/director Peter Strickland’s new film Flux Gourmet arrived online back in February, all we knew was that IFC Midnight would be giving the movie a theatrical and VOD release sometime this summer. Now we know its release date is June 24th – and a full trailer for it has just been unveiled! You can check it out in the embed above. Flux Gourmet has the following synopsis: A sonic collective who can’t decide on a name takes up a residency at an i

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The Fratellis on first hearing the term “indie landfill”: “I thought, ‘I bet they’re referring to people like us’”

The Fratellis have opened up about their music being described as “indie landfill” in a new interview. Speaking to NME , the band were asked about Vice rating their hit song ‘Chelsea Dagger’ number one on a list entitled ‘Top 50 Greatest Landfill Songs Of All Time’. Discussing the list and the term, frontman Jon Lawler said: “I didn’t see it [the list], but I live in my own bizarre little world…But I remember the first time I heard the ‘indie landfill’ term being used, I

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Ozark Season 4 Part II TV Review

Plot: Marty and Wendy are rid of Helen and climb to the top of Navarro’s empire. They find another opportunity to get out of the Ozarks but some past sins won’t stay buried and the most dangerous threats come from blood. Review: It was difficult to review the first half of Ozark’s final season. Like many series that have split their final seasons into two parts, it becomes tough to view these as independent seasons rather than batches of episodes. From Breaking Bad and Mad Men t

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Scott Weiland’s son opens up about comparisons to his father

Scott Weiland’s son Noah has opened up about comparisons with his father over both musicians’ issues with drugs. Noah was a member of the band Suspect208 alongside Slash’s son London Hudson, Robert Trujillo’s son Tye, and Niko Tsangaris. However, he was fired from the group early last year, with his former bandmates citing his “dark path of drug use” making it impossible to continue with him in the line-up. The band broke up entirely shortly after. In a new interview, Noah has spok

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Euphoria: Zendaya coyly responds to Tom Holland cameo rumors in season 2

For all of the angst, drama, and all-around troubling behavior that went down in season 2 of Euphoria , there has been one nagging question eating at the fans: Did Spider-Man’s Tom Holland have a cameo during a scene in the hits series’ second season? Zendaya was asked about the mystery but she played things pretty coy. During an interview with Access Hollywood, Zendaya was asked about the cameo, which some eagle-eyed fans say that they spotted. Even though Zendaya could give us a de

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Psy to collaborate with Jessi on new song ‘Ganji’

Psy and Jessi are set to release a brand-new song together titled ‘Ganji’ Yesterday (April 24), Psy revealed through social media that the sixth track off his forthcoming album will be called ‘Ganji’ and feature Korean-American rapper and singer Jessi. The duo went on to spoke about the song and how it came about in a couple of brand-new interview clips. In one of the clips, they shared that Psy approached Jessi while she was preparing for her recent single ‘Zoom’, and that she ha

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Box Office: The Bad Guys do good things to take the top spot

I predicted that The Bad Guys would debut at the top of the box office but what I didn’t predict was how well it would perform. The Dreamworks Animation release exceeded box office expectations this weekend and it proved that families are eager to get back to the movies. The Bad Guys grossed $24 million over the weekend which exceeded its $15 million box office tracking and my $17 million predictions. I think Universal distribution boss, Jim Orr, said it best: “The very positiv

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‘Salem’s Lot’ Remake Will Release Only in Theaters This September!

While we wait for a trailer, Warner Bros. has confirmed this afternoon that their new take on Stephen King‘s vampire story  Salem’s Lot is coming exclusively to theaters later this year, currently set for September 9, 2022. This will actually be the first time this particular King classic has ever been on the big screen, as both previous adaptations were made-for-TV. The September 9 date isn’t *new* news, but it’s been about a year since we’ve heard a peep about the project so it

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Darkman: Liam Neeson would be interested in returning for a legacy sequel

Sam Raimi’s 1990 superhero action film, Darkman , is probably one of his most underrated efforts. The film did moderate business when it was first released but it has gone on to develop a bit of a cult following. The movie was an early indication that Raimi could handle superhero action as he took on 2002’s Spider-Man, and it was a significant role for star Liam Neeson, who sharpened his leading man action tools on this project. Neeson is now a bonafide action movie staple but the acto

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BTS’ Jimin and Ha Sung-woon share ‘Our Blues’ OST ‘With You’

BTS’ Jimin and former Wanna One member Ha Sung-woon have shared the collaborative track ‘With You’ from the OST of the Korean drama Our Blues . The track, which was initially announced last month, marks the first time that Jimin has worked on a soundtrack release. All but one verse of ‘With You’ is sung in English, with Jimin and Ha Sung-woon swapping lines filled with dedication and love. “I wanna be with you / And I wanna stay with you,” Jimin sings in a low register in the f

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Don’t Think It, Don’t Say It – Finding the Good in ‘The Bye Bye Man’ [The Silver Lining]

Horror anthology films have the good fortune of hosting several stories. Audiences can find something to like even if the entire collection is not up to par. As for anthologies on the small screen, usually these series are limited to one story per episode. Focusing on only one plot at a time has its advantages; the full attention makes for better writing. Yet, variety also has value in anthology shows. A multi-storied episode, such as the following five, can keep the audience just as engaged, i

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Declan McKenna shares limited-edition charity single ‘Elephant’

Declan McKenna has shared new track ‘Elephant’ with all proceeds going to charity – however it’s only available for the next two weeks. Described by McKenna as a demo, ‘Elephant’ carries on the dystopian themes of 2020’s second album ‘Zeroes’ but pushes things further, taking on a more industrial vibe. The track is available until May 6 with at least £1.30 of the £1.99 price tag going to Brian Eno’s climate change charity EarthPercent. Check out the song here. Announcing

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Awesome Art We’ve Found Around The Net: Fantastic Beasts, Halo, Moon Knight, The Northman

Some cliche somewhere said that ‘a picture is worth a thousand words.’ This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. “Awesome Art We’ve Found Around The Net” is the outlet for that passion. In this column, I will showcase the kick-ass artwork of some great artists, with the hopes that these artists get the attention they deserve. That’s the aim.

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Vinyl fans flock to UK record stops for Record Store Day 2022

Vinyl lovers have been flocking to independent record shops across the UK today (April 23) for Record Store Day 2022. As part of RSD’s 15th anniversary, hundreds of exclusive physical releases – including vinyl, CD and cassette – were made available at over 260 participating indie retailers nationwide. Fans can get their hands on special records from the likes of Blur, Taylor Swift, Elvis, U2, Bring Me The Horizon, Sam Fender and Blondie. Many celebrated managing to bag ‘The Lakes’

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Yellowstone: Taylor Sheridan knows just how the series will end

Yellowstone has exploded in popularity from its humble beginnings just four years ago. The finale of the most recent season of Yellowstone attracted over 15 million viewers, more than double that of the previous season. The series has since spawned a prequel series, 1883, with several more spinoffs in development, but how long can the main series continue? We don’t have an answer to that, but Yellowstone co-creator Taylor Sheridan knows exactly how it will end when the time come

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‘Monstrous’ Trailer – Christina Ricci Has a Demon in Her House

Uma Thurman and Samuel L. Jackson are leading the cast of dark comedy thriller The Kill Room , and Deadline reports that Joe Manganiello (“True Blood”) has also signed on. Nicol Paone is directing The Kill Room, written by Jonathan Jacobson. The movie will tell “the story of a hitman (Manganiello), his boss (Jackson), and an art dealer (Thurman) whose money laundering scheme accidentally turns the hitman into an overnight avant-garde sensation forcing Thurman’s character to play

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Straight Man: New Bob Odenkirk project lands series order at AMC

The sixth and final season of Better Call Saul recently kicked off on AMC but Bob Odenkirk has already lined up his next project with the network. It was announced just two weeks ago that Bob Odenkirk would be starring in Straight Man, and the show has now been given a series order by AMC. “The saying goes ‘the third time’s a charm,’ but when it comes to Bob Odenkirk on AMC, the first and second times were about as charming, captivating and viscerally entertaining as it gets,” sai

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Travis Scott features on ‘Hold That Heat’, his first official release since Astroworld tragedy

Travis Scott has appeared on a widely-available single for the first time since last year’s Astroworld festival, where a tragic crowd crush led to the death of 10 people and many more injuries. ‘Hold That Heat’ is a collaboration between 808 Mafia producer Southside, rapper Future and Scott, and arrives alongside a Philip Andelman-directed video that features Scott holding an alligator on a chain. It marks Scott’s second appearance since the events of Astroworld back in November. The

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Pig director Michael Sarnoski to direct adaptation of graphic novel Sabrina

After bursting onto the scene with Pig, Deadline has reported that Michael Sarnoski will write and direct a feature-film adaptation of Nick Drnaso’s graphic novel Sabrina. Sabrina follows “a grieving man whose girlfriend goes missing, who goes to live with his old friend – an Air Force surveillance expert agent who is dealing with a failed marriage. After a grisly videotape is anonymously sent to news outlets, Sabrina’s disappearance goes viral. As the 24-hour news cycle and social

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Robbie Williams to showcase his paintings at new art exhibition

Robbie Williams is set to showcase his own paintings at his first-ever art exhibition. The singer and his creative partner, Ed Godrich, will present a series of their black-and-white paintings at Sotheby’s galleries on New Bond Street, London between May 13 and May 25. They’re also curating an art sale at the auction house that will feature works by some of their favourite artists, including Damien Hirst, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Grayson Perry (via The Guardian ). Additionally, the sale i

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Firestarter score composed by John Carpenter is now available for pre-order, sample track is online

When the trailer for the Stephen King adaptation Firestarter arrived online a couple months ago, it was revealed that the legendary John Carpenter had composed for the score for the Universal Pictures / Blumhouse Productions film. Copies of the score are now available for pre-order at THIS LINK, and a track has been released online! You can listen to it by clicking play on the embed at the bottom of this article. While the score won’t be released until October, Firestarter is set

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The Iconic ‘Poltergeist’ Clown Doll Still Triggers Nightmares [Scene Screams]

It’s nearly that time of year again when the summer months ignite the box office and herald in a slew of big summer releases. Only this year, the busy summer months are getting a head start, beginning with a packed May for horror releases. This summer belongs to horror between streaming platforms, digital, VOD, and theatrical releases. It’s a densely packed slate, and this is only the tip of the iceberg for what’s ahead.  To help you prepare for a summer of screams, here’s what

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Øya Festival confirms full line-up for 2022, including H.E.R. and Little Simz

Øya Festival has confirmed its full line-up for 2022, with the likes of H.E.R. and Little Simz joining the bill. The Norwegian festival will return to Oslo’s Tøyenparken from August 9-13 this year, with Gorillaz, Nick Cave The Bad Seeds and Florence + The Machine set to headline. Øya has now confirmed the final names on the line-up (which is split 50/50 between male and female artists) for their 2022 festival, with H.E.R., Little Simz, Fred Again.., Perfume Genius and Freddie Gibbs among

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Red Table Talk teases “healing” over the Will Smith Oscar slap

Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Red Table Talk returned to Facebook Watch this afternoon, and viewers hoping the now-infamous “Oscar slap” would be discussed were in for a letdown. Only a title card addressed the slap. According to Deadline, it read: “Considering all that has happened in the last few weeks, the Smith family has been focused on deep healing… Some of the discoveries around our healing will be shared at the table when the time calls. Until then the table will continue offering

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Wet Leg announce 13-date run of North American headline shows

Wet Leg have announced a string of 13 headline shows for cities in the US, Canada and Mexico, bridging the gap between a handful of festival sets and their trio of gigs supporting Florence + The Machine. Following their appearances as this year’s Lollapalooza, Mo Pop and Osheaga festivals, the Isle of Wight duo will take to the Phoenix Concert Centre in Toronto, Canada on Monday August 1. They’ll head to Vancouver next, playing the Commodore Ballroom that Thursday (August 4). After another

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Constantine: Ṣọpẹ Dìrísù reportedly set to star as John Constantine in the new HBO Max series

HBO Max has reportedly drawn a summoning circle around Ṣọpẹ Dìrísù as the star of its new  Constantine series. J.J. Abrams is spearheading the new series while also developing a Justice League Dark franchise for D.C. Entertainment, with several characters expected to appear in various projects. Attached to write the Constantine TV series is Guy Bolton, with Abrams serving as an executive producer. Today’s casting report comes from  The Illuminerdi , which claims that HBO M

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‘Never Hike Alone 2’ Has Been Fully Funded by ‘Friday the 13th’ Fans!

Written by Rektok Ross, the winter survival thriller Ski Weekend is getting a movie adaptation, with Miles Koules and Oren Koules (Saw) teaming on the upcoming movie. Deadline reports that the young adult thriller is being made for Koulest Productions, a new production company launched by Miles Koules, the son of Oren Koules. “Ski Weekend is the debut novel of former top international trial attorney Liani Kotcher, written under the pen name Rektok Ross. It follows six teens stranded in the

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Dr. Strange 1978 TV movie is coming to Blu-ray from Shout Factory

The Sam Raimi-directed Marvel Cinematic Universe film Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is set to reach theatres on May 5th, but before we get there an earlier adaptation of the Dr. Strange property is going to be getting a new release. Shout Factory has announced that they’re bringing the 1978 TV movie version of Dr. Strange to Blu-ray on April 26th – and since that date is so close, they’re already accepting pre-orders at THIS LINK! Written and directed by Philip

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Watch Rico Nasty’s trippy video for new single ‘Vaderz’

Rico Nasty has shared the video for her new single ‘Vaderz’, featuring Bktherula. The trippy clip, which you can view below, sees the duo referencing everyone from Gordon Ramsay to Marilyn Manson. “This ain’t no double life, bitch it’s really the way that I live/ Talk down on us then you might lose a limb/ I be stepping on bitches like I’m wearing Timbs,” raps Nasty. It comes after the rapper teamed up with Doja Cat at Coachella over the weekend for ‘Tia Tamera’, a single t

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Knock at the Cabin: M. Night Shyamalan’s latest thriller has started filming

Universal already announced a February 3, 2023 theatrical release for Knock at the Cabin , writer/director/producer M. Night Shyamalan‘s latest thriller – and it looks like the movie is on track to make that release date, because Shyamalan took to social media yesterday to celebrate the fact that Knock at the Cabin is now filming! Knock at the Cabin stars Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy), Rupert Grint (Servant), Nikki Amuka-Bird (Old), Ben Aldridge (Pennyworth), an

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‘The Shining’ Screen-Used Axe Prop Heads to Auction With $55,000 Current Bid

One of the most iconic horror movie props of all time is the axe swung by Jack Nicholson in Stanley Kubrick’s horror classic The Shining , and as you might imagine, several different axe props were actually used for the making of the movie. One of them was recently sold off by The Prop Store for a whopping $209,000, and another one has now hit the auction block. The Prop Store lets us know, “A number of fire axes were created for filming. Photographs from the set show as many as a dozen di

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Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘WAP’ performance at Coachella was censored in China

Megan Thee Stallion‘s live performance of her hit Cardi B collaboration ‘WAP’ at Coachella last weekend was subject to censorship on the Chinese social media and messaging app WeChat. The Houston rapper’s set was broadcast live from the Indio, California festival on Saturday (April 16) as part of Coachella’s YouTube coverage. WeChat users who tuned into the livestream of Megan’s set over the weekend, which was not legally broadcast in China, were greeted with the sight of the plat

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Sonic the Hedgehog 2 speeds past Fantastic Beasts 3 at the Monday Easter box office

The Easter box office numbers are in, and it’s official,  Sonic the Hedgehog 2  has sped past Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore at the Easter Monday box office. After crunching the latest digits, Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog 2 earned $4.5 million on Monday, beating The Secrets of Dumbledore‘s $3.68 million. According to Comscore, 41% of K-12 schools were out on break for a holiday and made up for most moviegoers on Monday. Meanwhile, Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets o

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Escape the Field trailer: May release traps Shane West in an endless cornfield

A couple weeks ago, we shared an exclusive clip from director Emerson Moore’s feature debut Escape the Field , which Lionsgate will be giving a day-and-date theatrical, digital, and on demand release on May 6th. Now a trailer for Escape the Field has arrived online, and you can check it out in the embed above. That exclusive clip can be seen near the bottom of this article, along with the film’s poster. Scripted by Moore, Sean M. Wathen, and J.D. Dobkin, the film has the following

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Fontaines D.C. add further dates to 2022 UK and Ireland tour

Fontaines D.C. have added further dates to their upcoming 2022 UK and Ireland tour – you can see the full list of dates below and buy tickets here. The Irish band’s tour – which is in support of their forthcoming new album ‘Skinty Fia’ – is set to kick off at Hull Bonus Arena on November 7, with dates also lined up in Manchester, London, Glasgow and Dublin. After last month adding an extra three dates to the schedule in Manchester, London and Dublin, Fontaines D.C. have now added

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Watch the Opening Scene from Ti West’s ‘X’ Now [Video]

Ti West and A24‘s slasher movie  X  is now available to rent on Premium VOD . To celebrate, A24 has shared the opening scene from the film, teasing just how gory it’ll get. From critically acclaimed director Ti West (The Innkeepers, The Sacrament), the horror film stars Mia Goth (A Cure for Wellness, Suspiria, Emma), Brittany Snow (Prom Night, Pitch Perfect, Pitch Perfect 2), Jenna Ortega (“You,” 2022’s Scream, The Babysitter: Killer Queen) as well as Grammy Award® nomi

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The Flash star Ezra Miller has been arrested again in Hawaii for alleged assault

The Flash star Ezra Miller has been arrested for second-degree assault in Hawaii, just weeks after their prior arrest for disorderly conduct and harassment. Ezra Miller was arrested early Tuesday after officers responded to a report of an assault at a residence in Pāhoa, Hawaii. Variety says that the assault reportedly occurred at a party at a private residence and police say that Miller “became irate after being asked to leave and reportedly threw a chair, striking a 26-year-old female

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Watch Lorde cover Rosalía’s ‘HENTAI’ during her New York show

Lorde covered Rosalía‘s track ‘HENTAI’ during her gig in New York City last night (April 18) – you can watch fan-shot footage of the performance below. The New Zealand artist is currently on the North American leg of her ‘Solar Power’ world tour, which is running in support of her 2021-released third studio album of the same name. During her show at Radio City Music Hall in New York last night, Lorde performed a rendition of Rosalía’s ‘HENTAI’, which features on the latter

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The Menu: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Fiennes thriller gets release date, first image unveiled

Searchlight Pictures has announced that they will be giving the darkly comedic psychological thriller The Menu a theatrical release on November 18th – just in time for Thanksgiving! Along with the release date announcement comes the unveiling of a first look image that features stars Anya Taylor-Joy (The Witch) and Ralph Fiennes (No Time to Die). You can check that out at the bottom of this article. Directed by Mark Mylod (Ali G Indahouse) from a screenplay by Will Tracy (Last Wee

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Kep1er, P1Harmony and more join the line-up of HallyuPopFest London 2022

K-pop groups Kep1er, P1Harmony and more have been added to the line-up for the 2022 edition of K-pop festival HallyuPopFest, to be held in London this July. HallyuPopFest has unveiled another six artists set to perform at its London concerts later this year. The upcoming instalment of the K-pop festival, which had previously been held in Singapore in 2018 and 2019, is set to take place on July 9 and 10 at the 12,500-capacity OVO Arena Wembley in London. Among the newly announced acts are P1Har

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Box Office: Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore cast lukewarm spell at number one (Updated Figures)

UPDATE: Box Office figures have been adjusted with the final numbers released today. The Secrets of Dumbledore came in even lower than expected with a gross of $42.1 million. Some of the rest of the top ten also saw some adjustments from previous estimates. ORIGINAL STORY: The good news is that Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore took the top spot at the box office weekend. The bad news is that the opening is a franchise-low for the Harry Potter universe and now its planned five-

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Pusha T to release new album ‘It’s Almost Dry’ on Friday

Pusha T has announced that his upcoming fourth studio album ‘It’s Almost Dry’ will be released this Friday (April 22). The rapper confirmed the title of the album earlier this month, along with a tour of the United States in support of the album starting this May – tickets are available here. The album includes ‘Neck Wrist’ featuring Jay-Z, which was recently released. The single was produced by Pharrell Williams and follows the release of February’s ‘Diet Coke’, which

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The Batman arrives on HBO Max today in the midst of a lucrative box office run

The Batman is still in the box office top ten and continues to pull in solid money but now you’ll be able to enjoy the film from the comfort of your own home. The latest adventure with the Caped Crusader is now available on HBO Max and it’s bound to be a popular title on the streamer as more people continue to discover it. The film arrives on the platform after respecting the 45-day theatrical window established by Warner Bros. Last year the studio went day-and-date theatrical and st

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Alex Garland Describes His A24 Movie ‘Men’ as a Folk Horror Film

We’re just one month away from the release of Alex Garland‘s (Ex Machina, Annihilation) brand new A24 movie Men , rated “R” for “disturbing and violent content, and nudity.” What can we expect from Garland’s latest? Well for starters, it’s not a science fiction movie at all, Garland tells Empire Online this week, but rather a folk horror movie. “Yeah, it’s not sci-fi,” Garland tells the outlet. “If we’re gonna get into subgenres, the subgenre here is folk horror.”

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‘Umma’ Scares Up a Blu-ray Release in May

All of the Spider-Man films collide in Spider-Man: No Way Home , which has just swung its way to 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD. The latest Spidey adventure tears a hole in Peter Parker’s world, releasing the most powerful villains who’ve ever fought a Spider-Man in any universe. This brings together a unique form of the Sinister Six that are all aligning to kill Spider-Man. The home video release of Spider-Man: No Way Home is jam-packed and brimming with over 80 minutes of extras includin

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Choose or Die Review

PLOT: After firing up a lost 80s survival horror game, a young coder unleashes a hidden curse. She now has to make terrifying decisions and face deadly consequences. REVIEW: Choose or Die had quite the battle right from the start: horror movies with a video game element have often had a very tall hill to climb in terms of acceptance. They’re often gimmicky and show a lack of understanding of basic elements of gaming. So it’s refreshing to say that this movie actually delivers an

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Kanye West doesn’t think The Game should have made Dr. Dre ‘Drink Champs’ comment

Kanye West doesn’t think The Game should have made recent comments about how he did more for the Compton rapper than Dr. Dre, according to Drink Champs host N.O.R.E. Last month, The Game appeared as a guest on N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN’s “most professional, unprofessional” podcast. In the four-hour plus episode, the rapper claimed that “Ye did more for me in the last two weeks, than Dre did for me my whole career”. It came after The Game appeared with West, now legally known as Ye, on

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Pollyanna McIntosh Stars in Upcoming Irish Horror Movie ‘Double Blind’

Pollyanna McIntosh (The Woman, The Walking Dead) will star alongside Millie Brady (The Last Kingdom) in a new Irish horror film titled Double Blind , we’ve learned this afternoon. Epic Pictures Group have begun shooting Double Blind in Ireland this month. Epic will launch worldwide sales on the film at the upcoming Marché du Film at Cannes next month. Double Blind follows seven strangers taking part in a paid drug trial that become trapped in the lab after the side effects of the study e

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MOVIE POLL: What Is Your Favorite Harry Potter Movie?

Box Office Update: The Secrets of Dumbledore loses magic with franchise-low opening of $43 million UPDATE: Box office estimates are rolling in and it looks like Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore is slightly exceeding… 7 minutes ago MOVIE POLL: What Is Your Favorite Harry Potter Movie? 3 hours ago The Rock: Michael Bay admits to being afraid of directing Sean Connery Michael Bay might be the king of all things that go BOOM! but doesn’t mean th

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Brian May teases that Queen might be performing at Queen’s Jubilee concert

Brian May has let slip that Queen might be performing at the Queen’s upcoming Platinum Jubilee concert. The star-studded event takes place at Buckingham Palace on June 4; George Ezra is the only performer so far to be named on the line-up, which a statement has said will range from “pop stars to rock royalty to opera singers”. The concert will also feature a full live orchestra, while “stars from film, TV and the stage will also tell the story and celebrate some of the most signifi

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Better Call Saul: Walt & Jesse will return in an unexpected way

The debut of the sixth and final season of Better Call Saul is just days away. Fans have long suspected that Walt Whitman and Jesse Pinkman will turn up before Better Call Saul cuts to black, and series co-creator Peter Gould confirmed that the Breaking Bad duo would return during the final season. The exact nature of their return is being kept under wraps, but Aaron Paul confirmed to THR that it’s done in a very unexpected way. Yeah. To be honest, I’m such a fan of Better Call Saul th

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Listen to Slipknot’s Corey Taylor team up with Hyro the Hero on new track

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor has teamed up with Hyro the Hero on a new version of ‘Kids Against The Monsters’. The release is the latest in a series of singles that Hyro the Hero has released over the last year, all of which feature high-profile collaborations. “Thrilled to be sharing the latest version of “Kids Against The Monsters” with Taylor, Hyro said. “Working with Corey Taylor was absolutely incredible. When I first heard him sing the words of the chorus we created, I got chi

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‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Featurette Celebrates the Return of Sam Raimi’s Green Goblin! [Exclusive]

All of the Spider-Man films collide in Spider-Man: No Way Home , which has just swung its way to 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD. The latest Spidey adventure tears a hole in Peter Parker’s world, releasing the most powerful villains who’ve ever fought a Spider-Man in any universe. This brings together a unique form of the Sinister Six that are all aligning to kill Spider-Man. The home video release of Spider-Man: No Way Home is jam-packed and brimming with over 80 minutes of extras includin

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The Kids in the Hall trailer revives beloved Canadian sketch comedy series

The Kids in the Hall are an iconic Canadian sketch comedy troupe consisting of Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson. They are best known for their sketch comedy show of the same name, which aired for five seasons between 1988 and 1995. Well over twenty years later, the Kids in the Hall have finally returned for a new season, and Prime Video has released a red-band trailer that you’re going to want to check out. This new season of Kids in the

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett shares new solo song ‘High Plains Drifter’

Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett has shared a new solo single this week – listen to ‘High Plains Drifter’ below. The track is taken from his upcoming solo EP, ‘Portals’, which is released on April 23. In a press release, Hammett said the song shares inspiration with a 1973 film that has the same name as the track. “[The song] was not meant to be specifically music for that film, but…once it was written, I immediately thought it conveyed the same sentiment as the film, so the pie

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Wonder Twins: KJ Apa & Isabel May will star in DC movie for HBO Max

KJ Apa (Riverdale) and Isabel May (Yellowstone: 1883) will soon be joining the DC Universe as they’re set to star in the Wonder Twins movie. Apa will play Zan, and May will portray Jayna, the titular Wonder Twins. The Wonder Twins movie will be written and directed by Adam Sztykiel, who has served as a writer on Rampage, Scoob!, as well as Dwayne Johnson’s upcoming Black Adam movie. Zan and Jayna, the Wonder Twins, first appeared in Hanna-Barbera’s animated series The All-New Super

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Crocodile Horror Movie ‘Thesis’ Swimming into Thailand This Year

Headed to Thailand this year is a brand new crocodile horror movie titled Thesis , and we’ve got some details for you today along with a piece of early promotional art (seen above). Jetniphat Sasing directed Thesis. Here’s the synopsis… “This thriller begins when a herb called Chalawan is sent to a fourth-year student of the Botany faculty, Nawa. Wanting to know the source of the rare plant, Nawa invites his friends Burin, Namwhan, Champagne, Fifa, et al. to travel through the western

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Norah Jones finally shares cover of Ray Charles’ ‘Hallelujah, I Love Him So’

Norah Jones has finally released her cover of Ray Charles‘ ‘Hallelujah, I Love Him So’ – listen to it below. Released to celebrate the 20th anniversary of her landmark debut ‘Come Away With Me’, Jones originally recorded her rendition of the 1956 song during one of her very first demo sessions for Blue Note Records back in 2000. Until now, the cover has never previously been released. It will be available for the first time as part of ‘Come Away With Me: 20th Anniversary Super

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The Rock: Michael Bay admits to being afraid of directing Sean Connery

Michael Bay might be the king of all things that go BOOM! but doesn’t mean that he doesn’t have basic fears. As it turns out, one task early in his career was something he was pretty afraid of and that was directing Sean Connery in his hit action film, The Rock . During a recent talk with Collider, Bay admitted to being quite afraid of directing Connery when they were making The Rock. Bay was an up-and-coming director, only on his second film, so the task was pretty intimidating. Durin

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Oppenheimer: Olivia Thirlby joins the ensemble cast of Christopher Nolan’s new film

As soon as you thought Christopher Nolan was done casting actors for his upcoming film  Oppenheimer , we hear that Olivia Thirlby is joining the ensemble cast. Thirlby’s credits include contributions to Y: The Last Man and Showtime‘s The L Word: Generation Q. She’s also appeared in films like Juno, United 93, The Wedding Ringer, White Orchard, and more. Thirlby joins an A-list cast that already includes Florence Pugh, Rami Malek, Emily Blunt, Josh Hartnett, Matt Damon, Jason C

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Watch Bright Eyes perform ‘Dance And Sing’ on ‘Colbert’

Bright Eyes stopped by The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Wednesday night (April 13) to deliver a performance of ‘Dance And Sing’ – watch it below. The song – which Conor Oberst and co. performed with a full band and a miniature orchestra – features on the band’s 2020 album ‘Down In The Weeds, Where The World Once Was’, which marked their first full-length project in almost a decade. The performance on the late night talk show comes as the band prepare to reissue all nine

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‘Love Lies Bleeding’ – Kristen Stewart Starring in A24 Thriller from ‘Saint Maud’ Director!

It’s been a couple years since we’ve heard a peep about Brad Anderson‘s (Session 9, The Machinist) new psychological horror movie Blood , which has Michelle Monaghan (“True Detective”) attached to star. Today brings some more info, plus a new plot synopsis. For starters, Skeet Ulrich (Scream) will star alongside Monaghan in the horror movie, with the cast also including Finlay Wojtak-Hissong, June B. Wilde, and Skylar Morgan Jones. In Blood, “As a six-year-old boy spirals into the

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The Last of Us TV series star Pedro Pascal says show is made for people that love the video game

HBO’s TV series based on the popular video game The Last of Us has been in production for several months and is aiming for a 2023 premiere. The series stars Pedro Pascal as game character Joel, and GQ recently caught up with Pascal to get some The Last of Us information out of him (and discuss his role in the Nicolas Cage film The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent). After revealing that he doesn’t have the skill to play the video game, Pascal said, There’s a very, very creat

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Brian Eno discusses his Earth Day collaboration with Michael Stipe

Brian Eno will be releasing an exclusive collaboration with former R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe on Earth Day (April 22). The single, called ‘Future If Future’, will be released to draw attention towards the climate crisis. As reported by the Guardian , Eno is one of 100 artists who will be releasing material exclusively via Bandcamp, with proceeds going to causes at the forefront of the emergency. Other participants include Anna Calvi, Declan McKenna and Coldplay. Eno has also produced new

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Barbie: Kingsley Ben-Adir, Emerald Fennell, Rhea Perlman, and more round out the star-studded cast

Roll out the pink carpet because Great Gerwig’s  Barbie movie is rounding out its cast with another set of A-list stars. Yesterday, we learned that Issa Rae and Michael Cera were joining the film in undisclosed roles, and now we’ve gotten word that the cast is rounding out with more actors coming aboard. Joining the cast of Barbie are Kingsley Ben-Adir (High Fidelity), Emerald Fennell (Promising Young Woman), Rhea Perlman (Cheers), Ncuti Gatwa (Sex Education), Sharon Rooney (My Mad F

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Extreme Zombie Horror Movie ‘The Sadness’ Comes to Shudder in May

It’s been a couple years since we’ve heard a peep about Brad Anderson‘s (Session 9, The Machinist) new psychological horror movie Blood , which has Michelle Monaghan (“True Detective”) attached to star. Today brings some more info, plus a new plot synopsis. For starters, Skeet Ulrich (Scream) will star alongside Monaghan in the horror movie, with the cast also including Finlay Wojtak-Hissong, June B. Wilde, and Skylar Morgan Jones. In Blood, “As a six-year-old boy spirals into the

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Mark Ronson announces details of new memoir ’93 ’Til Infinity’

Mark Ronson has unveiled details of his new memoir, 93 ‘Til Infinity. The book is set to be published next year by Grand Central Publishing and is described as “a combination memoir-DJ study-New York celebration.” In a statement shared with The Associated Press , Ronson said: “Before smartphones hit the dancefloor and bottle service VIP banquettes shrunk the club, in the 90’s people stayed all night in the same place to dance, hustle, politic, and party like no one was watching.

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Saw (2004) – WTF Happened to This Horror Movie?

Thanks to festival screenings, there was a lot of positive word-of-mouth about James Wan‘s feature directorial debut Saw (watch it HERE) before the film received its wide release in October of 2004. When the world had the chance to see it, the hype increased, and Saw ended up earning over $100 million at the global box office on a budget of just $1 million. In the new episode of our video series WTF Happened to This Horror Movie? , we’re looking into the making of this film tha

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Dance Gavin Dance bassist Tim Feerick has died

Tim Feerick – longstanding bassist for Sacramento post-hardcore outfit Dance Gavin Dance and Wolf Bear – has died. The news was confirmed by Dance Gavin Dance in a statement shared last night (April 14), writing: “We are absolutely devastated to share the news that our friend and bass player, Tim Feerick, passed away last night. We ask that you respect our privacy and that of Tim’s family while we deal with this heartbreaking and untimely loss.” At the time of writing, no cause of dea

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Conjuring Universe 7-Movie Blu-ray Collection Releasing in May

This past Friday, Iris K. Shim‘s horror movie Umma was quietly released for at-home PVOD rental, and now we’ve learned that the film is headed to Blu-ray in just one month. Umma comes to Blu-ray and DVD on May 24, 2022. Umma follows Sandra Oh as Amanda, living a quiet life with her daughter (Fivel Stewart) on an American farm. But when the remains of her estranged mother arrive from Korea, Amanda becomes haunted by the fear of turning into her own mother. The cast also includes Der

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Double Blind: Millie Brady, Pollyanna McIntosh sign on for drug trial horror thriller where sleep equals death

Millie Brady (The Last Kingdom) and Pollyanna McIntosh (The Walking Dead) star in the horror thriller Double Blind , which is currently filming in Ireland. The feature directorial debut of Ian Hunt-Duffy, Double Blind also stars Brenock O’Connor (Game of Thrones), Abby Fitz ( The Cellar ), Shonagh Marie (Britannia), Diarmuid Noyes (Borgia), Frank Blake (The Frankenstein Chronicles), and Akshay Kumar (Mission Mangal). Scripted by Darach McGarrigle, the film will follow seven strange

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Charlie Simpson hints at Bring Me The Horizon collaboration

Charlie Simpson – former Busted member and Fightstar frontman – has hinted that a collaboration with Bring Me The Horizon could be on the cards. In the latest segment of NME‘s  Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! , Simpson was quizzed on elements of his career. At one point he was asked about his former band Busted’s debut single, ‘What I Go To School For’. In his response, the musician mentioned that Bring Me The Horizon keyboardist Jordan Fish said to him: “Those Busted

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Ti West’s X is now available on VOD, A24 has released a clip of the opening scene

The House of the Devil (watch it HERE) and The Innkeepers (watch it HERE) director Ti West‘s new horror film X is now available rent on Premium VOD ( get more info HERE), and to mark the occasion distributor A24 has released a clip of the film’s opening two and a half minutes. You can see that clip in the embed at the bottom of this article. Starring Brittany Snow (Would You Rather), Mia Goth (A Cure for Wellness), Scott “Kid Cudi” Mescudi (Bill Ted Face the Music), J

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Robert Englund Re-Teaming With ‘Phantom of the Opera’ Director for ‘Natty Knocks’

Pollyanna McIntosh (The Woman, The Walking Dead) will star alongside Millie Brady (The Last Kingdom) in a new Irish horror film titled Double Blind , we’ve learned this afternoon. Epic Pictures Group have begun shooting Double Blind in Ireland this month. Epic will launch worldwide sales on the film at the upcoming Marché du Film at Cannes next month. Double Blind follows seven strangers taking part in a paid drug trial that become trapped in the lab after the side effects of the study e

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Beatles fan turns George Harrison’s childhood home into AirBnB

A Beatles fan has turned George Harrison’s childhood home into an Airbnb and “living museum”. READ MORE: The greatest debut albums recorded at Abbey Road Studios Ken Lambert bought the property at 25 Upton Green in the suburb of Speke, Liverpool last November for around £171,000. According to the listing, Harrison lived at the three-bedroom house between 1949 and 1962. The house was also used as a practice space for The Beatles, then known as The Quarrymen. But now the property has b

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Stunt legend Zoe Bell to direct movie based on her Boss Bitch Fight Challenge short

After serving as a stunt double and coordinator on countless projects, Zoe Bell is set to direct her first movie. Deadline has reported that Lionsgate has picked up an action-comedy pitch from Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith and Mamrie Hart with Bell on board to direct. The movie was inspired by Boss Bitch Fight Challenge, a viral short that found Zoe Bell picking a fight with her Boss Bitch friends while bored during the pandemic. The short included the likes of Lucy Lawless, Florence Pugh, Scarl

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Mercury Prize announces date for 2022 ceremony

The Mercury Prize has announced the date for this year’s ceremony. The annual event is due to return in 2022 to hand out the prestigious Album Of The Year award, which will be chosen from a shortlist of 12 nominated records from across British and Irish music. Today (April 14) it’s been confirmed that the Mercury Prize show will take place at the Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith, London on Thursday, September 8. The live event is set to feature special performances from the nominated acts. BB

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‘The Northman’ Review – A Familiar Revenge Tale Wrapped in a Blood-Soaked Visual Feast

Bloody Disgusting’s The Northman review is spoiler-free. “I will avenge you, Father. I will save you, Mother. I will kill you, Fjölnir.” The eponymous character repeats this mantra from childhood, immediately after witnessing tragedy, well into adulthood. It focuses his primal rage, directing his hate and tying his fate to a singular mission of revenge.  The Northman remains so steadfast in its commitment to vengeance through punishing violence, gritty authenticity, mesmerizing

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Outer Range TV Review

Plot: A rancher fighting for his land and family stumbles upon an unfathomable mystery at the edge of Wyoming’s wilderness, forcing a confrontation with the Unknown in ways both intimate and cosmic in the untamable American West. Review: Genre mash-ups are not anything new, but Westerns remain one of the genres that has been blended most frequently. Whether it be horror, noir, crime, adventure, or comedy, the western has long been able to adapt to whatever story that could be dreamt

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Arca unveils new ‘KICK’ box set and shares new video for ‘Cayó’

Arca has unveiled a new box set of her expansive ‘Kick’ series. The release includes all of Arca’s latest albums, ‘KiCk i’, ‘KICK ii’, ‘KicK iii’, ‘kick iiii’, and ‘kiCK iiiii’, collected in a five LP vinyl box set released on May 20 via XL. A limited number of box sets will include alternative artwork for ‘KiCk I’ that hasn’t been released before. In addition to this announcement, Arca also shared a new song and video for ‘Cayó’, which you can listen to b

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Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon is reportedly getting pushed to 2023

It sounds like Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon could take longer to bloom in theaters.  The Playlist ‘s Gregory Ellwood says that Scorsese’s hotly-anticipated feature starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Jesse Plemons, Brendan Fraser, Robert De Niro, John Lithgow, and Tantoo Cardinal could be delayed until 2023. While this news has yet to be confirmed, Ellwood is typically a reliable source for scoops originating from the L.A. area. The delay is uncertain, though it could hav

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Surprise David Lynch Movie Reportedly Coming to Cannes?

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Fall Out Boy’s Joe Trohman announces memoir ‘None Of This Rocks’

Fall Out Boy guitarist and co-founder Joe Trohman has revealed that he’s releasing a new memoir this autumn. The book, titled None Of This Rocks, will explore Trohman’s youth and evolution into a musician. It’s described as being “unlike any [memoir] you’ve ever read.” A synopsis of the book (via Waterstones ) reads: “None Of This Rocks is a memoir by Joe Trohman – lead guitarist and co-founder of Fall Out Boy – that reads like a double album full of revealing stories from

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The Batman comes to Blu-ray with Catwoman, Penguin, and Joker deleted scenes

Director Matt Reeves‘ The Batman  is scheduled to reach HBO Max on April 18th, with an HBO airing to follow on April 23rd at 8 pm Eastern. Then it’s going to reach 4K UHD, Blu-ray, and DVD on May 24th. Among the special features that will be included on the physical media release are “Deleted Scenes with Director’s Commentary” – and the folks at Collider have confirmed that there are going to be two deleted scenes. One is the Joker scene that was already released online

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Arcade Fire tease next single ‘Unconditional I (Lookout Kid)’

Arcade Fire have teased the next single, from their forthcoming sixth album ‘WE’. Watch the video clip below. In a reel shared on the Canadian band’s Instagram page, Win Butler plays their yet to be released album, ‘WE’ on vinyl. As the record spins, you can hear Butler say “first single was” before playing the album’s lead dual singles ‘Lightning I, II’. Then he says, “next single is” before a slow strumming song kicks off with the lyrics “Lookout kid trust your hea

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Sarah Dumont and Others Join Charles Manson-Inspired Movie ‘Man’s Son’

Well, that was short-lived. Variety had reported on the rumor just yesterday that David Lynch was going to be bringing a secret new movie to Cannes this year, the scoop coming from “two well-informed sources.” The site even reported that Laura Dern would be appearing in the mysterious movie, but alas, Lynch himself has shot down the rumor completely. Lynch tells Entertainment Weekly today, “I have no new film coming out. That’s a total rumor. So there you are. It is not happening. I do

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Top Gun: Maverick was screened for Ridley Scott

Top Gun: Maverick will finally be hitting theaters next month after several major delays, but one person has already seen the film and given it his seal of approval: Ridley Scott, brother of late Top Gun director Tony Scott. The original Top Gun was the biggest film of the year upon its release in 1986, but it took a long time before serious talk of a sequel began. Tony Scott was supposed to have returned to direct the Top Gun sequel, and co-writer Christopher McQuarrie told Empire t

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Listen to Witch Fever’s thundering new track, ‘Blessed Be Thy’

Witch Fever have returned today (April 12) with a thundering new track, ‘Blessed Be Thy’ – check it out below. The Manchester band appeared on NME’s 2021’s ‘Essential Emerging Artists’ list where they were described as “bringing the horror-show back to rock without any gimmickry because real life is scary enough after all” and “looking cool as fuck, they sound like a reckoning and they really mean it.” The new track was produced by Pigs x7’s Sam Grant at Blank Studios

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Flowers in the Attic: The Origin trailer digs into the history of V.C. Andrews’ hateful Grandmother character

If you’ve ever read V.C. Andrews’ 1979 novel Flowers in the Attic (get it HERE) or watched the two adaptations the novel has received – one from 1987 (watch that one HERE), the other from 2014 (watch it HERE) – then you have probably felt a great deal of hatred toward the Grandmother character in that story, who locks her four young grandchildren in the attic of her mansion. Now Lifetime aims to tell us how the Grandmother got to that point in her life, digging into her history

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‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ Posters Highlight the Characters

The big horror release for the week is A24 and director Ti West’s X , released in theaters last month and now headed home to Digital outlets for Premium VOD rental this week. Along with X, we’re getting FIVE other new horror movies this week! Here’s all the new horror headed our way April 12-17, 2022. After making over $11 million in theaters, Ti West and A24‘s slasher movie  X is headed home, first to the virtual A24 screening room and later in the week to traditional PVO

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The Leadmill launches official petition opposing eviction

The current operators of The Leadmill in Sheffield have launched an official petition opposing their proposed eviction. It comes after the iconic Sheffield venue and club told music fans of the “devastating news that in one year’s time, our Landlord is trying to evict us, forcing us to close” – leading to an outpouring of upset and support from the music world. The current bosses of The Leadmill then responded to the owners, denying their intentions to close the venue. Leaders of Ele

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New Stranger Things season 4 trailer will premiere tomorrow

You’ll want to keep an eye out tomorrow as Netflix will be releasing the new trailer for Stranger Things season 4. The supernatural series continues to be one of Netflix’s most popular and fans have been waiting nearly three years since the release of the last season. We’ll have the trailer for Stranger Things season 4 up once it’s released, so be sure to check back tomorrow! “It’s been six months since the Battle of Starcourt, which brought terror and destruction to Hawkins

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National Treasure: Justin Bartha returns for Disney+ series

A character from Disney’s National Treasure franchise will be joining the upcoming TV series as the studio has reported that Justin Bartha will be reprising his character of Riley Poole in a guest-starring role. The live-action National Treasure series will be an expansion of the movie franchise and center on Jess (Lisette Alexis), a brilliant and resourceful DREAMer who embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to uncover the truth about her family’s mysterious past and save a lost Pan-Am

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Watch Bruce Springsteen’s engineer play unreleased 1982 outtakes at Mexico conference

Bruce Springsteen fans were treated to some of the rocker’s unreleased outtakes at a Mexican radio conference this weekend, thanks to his longtime engineer. Toby Scott was a guest at this past weekend’s SoundCheck Xpo in Mexico City; during his presentation he offered up some snippets of a few old recordings that Springsteen recorded in the early 1980s. During his 87-minute presentation, the engineer played a few different takes of the Boss recording ‘Born In The U.S.A.’. One of the

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‘Jurassic World Dominion’ Image Unleashes the Joker-Inspired Giganotosaurus!

Jurassic World Dominion is finally headed to the big screen on June 10, and this weekend a brand new image from the trilogy-ender has been unleashed by Empire Online. Meet the Giganotosaurus (aka “Giga”) below, which is actually based on a real dinosaur from real history. According to director Colin Trevorrow, it just wants to watch the world burn. Trevorrow tells Empire… “I wanted something that felt like the Joker. It just wants to watch the world burn.” According to Wikipedia

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Spirit Halloween movie starring Christopher Lloyd and Rachael Leigh Cook in development

Before you ask, no, this is not a delayed April Fools joke. Strike Back Studios, Hideout Pictures, and Particular Crowd is making a full-length feature based on the costume retail outlet Spirit Halloween. Framed as a family-kids adventure movie, Spirit Halloween has attached Christopher Lloyd (Nobody, Back to the Future) and Rachael Leigh Cook (She’s All That) to star. Here’s the official logline for the Spirit Halloween movie project: “When a new Spirit Halloween store appears

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Britney Spears announces she’s pregnant with her third child

Britney Spears has announced she’s pregnant with her third child on social media. The pop icon took to Instagram earlier this evening (April 11) to reveal she and fiancé Sam Asghari are expecting alongside a bird’s eye view image of a pink coffee cup and some flowers. “I lost so much weight to go on my Maui trip only to gain it back … I thought ‘Geez … what happened to my stomach ???’ My husband said ‘No you’re food pregnant silly !!!’ So I got a pregnancy test … and uhh

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness character posters feature returning stars, Scarlet Witch, and America

The May 6th release date of Sam Raimi’s Doctor Strange sequel  Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness  is quickly approaching, and today we have a new batch of posters to look at while time passes. Six character posters can be seen at the bottom of this article (courtesy of Superhero Hype), and they put the spotlight on returning Doctor Strange characters Doctor Strange (of course), Christine Palmer, Wong, and Mordo, plus Strange’s fellow Avenger Wanda Maximoff, a.k.a. the

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Kevin Smith Horror Movie ‘KillRoy Was Here’ Finally Releasing Soon… as Limited NFT

Kevin Smith returns to horror with the upcoming anthology film KillRoy Was Here , which originally began as a Krampus film before being re-written. The horror-comedy creature anthology was inspired by the “KilRoy Was Here” graffiti that was prominent during World War II, and at one point we had been expecting it back in 2021. Alas, the release never happened. More recently, we had learned just about one year ago that KillRoy Was Here was going to be released in a highly untraditional way,

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Lorde, Bleachers, and Mitski headline 2022 All Things Go music festival

Lorde, Bleachers, Mitski and more have been announced for this year’s All Things Go music festival. The event will take place at Merriweather Post Pavillion on October 1, and is set to host 16 artists on multiple stages. King Princess, Bartees Strange, and Lucy Dacus are will also play the independent fest. View the full line-up below. The general sale for All Things Go starts Friday (April 15) at 10 am ET. The festival was previously headlined by Billie Eilish, HAIM, Charli XCX, St Vincent

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Spider-Verse Movies Ranked!

There was a time when fans of Spider-Man could only dream of seeing the webhead in action on the big screen, wishing his powers, origin and character being adapted with not just respect, but aplomb. Now, it’s 2022, and we’ve had three cinematic adaptations of Peter Parker, an Oscar-winning animated version, and a rapidly-expanding shared universe of supporting characters. So here we have it; the Spider-Verse movies ranked by JoBlo. Morbius has finally debuted in theaters after tw

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MOVIE POLL: What Is Your Favorite Jim Carrey Movie?

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Chris Bailey, singer of Australian rock band The Saints, has died aged 65

Chris Bailey, lead singer of Australian rock band The Saints, has died, at the age of 65. The band confirmed the news of Bailey’s death on their official Facebook page this morning. No cause of death was given. The post read: “It is with great pain in our hearts that we have to inform you about the passing of Chris Bailey, singer and songwriter of The Saints, on April the 9th 2022.” “Chris lived a life of poetry and music and stranded on a Saturday night.” Bailey was born in Kenya in

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‘Ready or Not’ Actor Mark O’Brien Making Feature Debut With ‘The Righteous’

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Box Office: Sonic The Hedgehog 2 races to a number one finish while Ambulance hits traffic

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 continued Paramount Pictures’ epic box office streak as of late with a pretty massive opening weekend while Michael Bay’s Ambulance hits major traffic to become his lowest opening to date. Sonic The Hedgehog 2 raced beyond my predictions and box office tracking with a stellar $71 million opening weekend. Tracking had the film in the $50 million range while I predicted $55 million for its debut. The figure surpasses the $58 million opening of the first film

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Watch Little Mix give multiple songs their live debut as they kick off farewell tour

Little Mix kicked off their ‘Confetti’ tour last night (April 9) in Belfast and gave several songs their live debut – check out footage and the setlist below. The 29-date run started last night at Belfast’s SSE Arena and saw the band give seven songs their live debut, including tracks from sixth album ‘Confetti (‘Happiness’, ‘Gloves Up’) and their 2021 greatest hits record ‘Between Us’ including ‘No’ and ‘Love (Sweet Love)’. ‘Get Weird’ cut ‘Love Me Or Leave

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MOVIE POLL: What Is Your Favorite Jim Carrey Movie?

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Low-Budget British Anthology ‘Screamtime’ Is Rich in Charm [Horrors Elsewhere]

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Jack White suggests that The Rolling Stones copied The Beatles

Jack White has suggested that The Rolling Stones copied The Beatles in a new interview. Speaking to  MOJO , White praised frontman Mick Jagger saying that he was “smart” and was always “feeing whatever the hippest thing was” in the 1960s, including, he went on, “copying” The Beatles – their biggest rivals of the day. White explained: “People want The Rolling Stones to be cool, dirty, raucous. They don’t want to understand that The Rolling Stones were chasing a hit constan

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Sonic The Hedgehog 2 speeds into Friday with a solid $26.5 million debut

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 is already exceeding expectations after one day in release. Now that the Friday numbers are in, it looks like the video game sequel is on track to open well beyond its box office tracking. Sonic The Hedgehog 2 grossed $26.5 million on Friday which is a figure that also includes the $6.25 million it made the day before in previews, per Deadline. As of now, the film is looking at a debut in the $67-69 million range this weekend which is well above the 3-day opening of

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Arrow in the Head Show talks Return of the Living Dead 1-3 with Chris Margetis of Manson Brothers!

It’s time for a new episode of The Arrow in the Head Show , and in this one our hosts John Fallon (a.k.a. Arrow in the Head founder The Arrow) and Lance Vlcek with guest Chris Margetis (Manson Brothers Midnight Zombie Massacre) are looking back at three of the five Return of the Living Dead movies – the first three, of course. Three zombie flicks that are all great in their own way, as far as I’m concerned. To find out what The Arrow and Lance had to say about them, check

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Jack White proposes to, then marries Olivia Jean during gig in Detroit

During his performance in Detroit last night (April 8), Jack White proposed to – then just moments later, married – his girlfriend, fellow singer-songwriter and local Olivia Jean. The historic moment came at the end of White’s set at the Masonic Temple Theatre, during a rendition of The White Stripes’ 2001 tune ‘Hotel Yorba’. Jean – whose band also opened for the show, according to local outlet ABC 7 WXYZ – joined White and his band to perform the song, before he popped the qu

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‘The Northman’ Clip – Alexander Skarsgård Begins a Bloody Viking Battle

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Morbius Easter Eggs: all the teases and references

Part of the fun of superhero films is finding all the references and easter eggs that the filmmakers put in so that comic fans can have some fun callbacks to the source material. Morbius is no different. While not a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it does still tie into the multiverse story that they are currently in the middle of telling. Sony has been trying to get their own shared universe off the ground for a while, even before Spider-Man entered into the shared agreement wit

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Drakeo The Ruler’s brother slams Grammys for snubbing rapper in memoriam segment

Drakeo The Ruler‘s brother has called out the Recording Academy for not including the late rapper in the 2022 Grammys In Memoriam segment. Drakeo, real name Darrell Caldwell, died in December of 2021 when he was fatally stabbed during an altercation at Los Angeles’ Once Upon A Time In L.A. concert. He was 28-years-old. “It comes off as a spit in the face disregarding the facts that we’ve created an entire movement that generated the momentum for underground, emerging L.A. artists to h

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Idris Elba admits he sold weed to Dave Chappelle before he got The Wire

This is probably one of the better “before they were famous” stories you’ll hear this weekend. Idris Elba, who is making the rounds promoting Sonic The Hedgehog 2 , looked back on his early life and the jobs he had before he made it big. As it turns out, during his early days living in the U.S., Elba used to sell weed and one of his clients was none other than Dave Chappelle. During a visit to The Jess Cagle Show , the actor admitted that when his acting career “fell flat on its f

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‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ Tickets Are Now Available!

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Sheffield locals on The Leadmill eviction: “It’s the cultural heart of our city – don’t rip it out”

Figures from the Sheffield music scene have spoken to NME about the local reaction to the proposed eviction of the current operators of The Leadmill. Last week, the iconic Sheffield venue and club told music fans of the “devastating news that in one year’s time, our Landlord is trying to evict us, forcing us to close” – leading to an outpouring of upset and support from the music world. The current bosses of The Leadmill then responded to the owners, denying their intentions to clos

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Best Horror Movies on HBO Max Right Now

Whenever we here at Arrow in the Head sign up for a new streaming service, the first thing we check out is the Horror section – and while HBO Max is getting a lot of attention lately for releasing the “Snyder Cut” of Justice League and for the fact that Warner Bros. dropped all of their 2021 movies onto the streaming service the same day they reach theatres, it turns out they also have a pretty good selection of older movies. So we have put together a list of the  Best Horror Movi

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Interview: Ke Huy Quan and Stephanie Hsu Talk Everything Everywhere All at Once

The Daniels’ latest feature has everything. In fact, it has Everything Everywhere All at Once. This delightfully fresh new multiverse adventure is like nothing you’ve seen before. And that is not hyperbolic. This wild film is emotional, comical, deadly, wild, and yet it’s all about the love of family. Look, if you have Michelle Yeoh and Jamie Lee Curtis headlining a film, it’s a damn good thing. Still, the two are surrounded by excellent performances, and two of those happen to

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Cliff Burton museum to open near site of Metallica bassist’s fatal bus accident

A museum dedicated to Metallica bassist Cliff Burton is to open in Ljungby, Sweden, near the site of his fatal 1986 bus accident. Burton died on September 27, 1986, when Metallica’s tour bus crashed. The band were in Sweden at the time, as part of the European leg of their ‘Damage, Inc.’ tour. He played bass on the band’s first three albums: ‘Kill ‘Em All’, ‘Ride The Lightning’, and ‘Master Of Puppets’. The Ljungby municipality announced the Cliff Burton Museum would open

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Character Posters for ‘The Northman’ Spotlight Dafoe, Skarsgård and Kidman

Michiel Huisman (“The Haunting of Hill House”), Cary Elwes (Saw), Corey Stoll (“The Strain”), and Alfonso Herrera (“The Exorcist”) have all joined Zack Snyder‘s Rebel Moon . This latest round of casting comes courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter. Charlie Hunnam, Djimon Hounsou, Doona Bae, Ray Fisher, Sofia Boutella, Rupert Friend, Stuart Martin, Jena Malone, Staz Nair, E. Duffy, Charlotte Maggi, and Sky Yang also star. In addition to directing, Snyder is also co-writing the scr

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Tombs of the Blind Dead: Details on 3-disc steelbook Blu-ray release unveiled

It’s been nearly a year since we heard that Synapse Films was putting together a 3-disc Blu-ray release of director Amando de Ossorio’s 1972 classic  Tombs of the Blind Dead  (check it out HERE, read Arrow’s recommendation HERE), and this weekend some lucky genre fans are going to have the chance to pick up copies of this steelbook release! Synapse will be selling a limited number of prerelease copies at the Cinema Wasteland convention in Strongsville, Ohio over the weekend. I

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Red Hot Chili Peppers to stand in for Foo Fighters at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Red Hot Chili Peppers have stepped in for Foo Fighters on this year’s New Orleans Jazz Heritage Festival line-up, after the latter band cancelled all their forthcoming live appearances in the wake of the death of drummer Taylor Hawkins. After the coronavirus pandemic halted the festival for two years running, the event returns to the southern city this year from April 29 to May 8. Stevie Nicks, The Who and Willie Nelson will headline proceedings, with The Black Crowes, Jason Isbell, Elvis

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Gwen Stefani auditioned for Angelina Jolie’s role in Mr. & Mrs. Smith

The drama behind Mr. Mrs. Smith could’ve gone in a completely different direction. While the film began the union of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie (and the end of Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston), music superstar Gwen Stefani actually auditioned for the role that ultimately went to Angelina Jolie. While appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show , Stefani played a game of “Burning Questions” and during the segment, Ellen DeGeneres asked her “what movie role have you auditioned for that

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‘The Robert Englund Story’ – Upcoming Documentary Has Wrapped Filming

The anthology is a unique subgenre of horror. In addition to the offbeat structures and a predilection for the strange and unexpected, these films generally do as they please. There are of course specific traditions almost all anthologies adhere to, but there is no set rule for how they come together in the first place. Films like Creepshow are made from scratch, but the 1980s saw the rise of a new kind of anthology; the ones pieced together from preexisting material. An early example

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Tom Waits gives rare live performance at Hal Willner tribute event

Tom Waits performed a rare live set at a tribute event that was held to honour the late Hal Willner. Willner, who was Saturday Night Live‘s longtime sketch music producer, died in 2020 at the age of 64. Numerous tributes were paid to the producer online following his death, including by Red Hot Chili Peppers’ bassist Flea and Cat Power. Tom Waits and his wife Kathleen also penned a touching tribute, where they called Willner “Wise and reckless. Lamb and black sheep,” and “Lover of

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Russian Doll Season 2 trailer presents a reality-breaking trip through space and time

Time travel, what a concept! Netflix has released the full  Russian Doll Season 2 trailer, proving that time isn’t done messing up Nadia’s life. In the trailer, Nadia (Natasha Lyonne) boards a mysterious subway car that houses a poster for the film Sophie’s Choice. After surveying her surroundings and seeing people dressed like punks and Warriors, she asks, “What is this, some of ’80s flash mob?” It’s not. The subway is a time travel device that has transported Nadia ba

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Outside: Ridley Scott producing adaptation of Ragnar Jonasson thriller novel

Deadline reports that Ridley Scott‘s production company Scott Free has optioned the feature film rights to author Ragnar Jónasson’s thriller novel Outside – which won’t be published until June 28th in the US, but you can pre-order a copy at THIS LINK. Commercial director Henrik Hansen, who has worked for Scott’s global commercial production company RSA Films, is in negotiations to make this his feature directorial debut. Hansen also previously worked as the second unit dir

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Muse debut new music at tiny comeback show in Exeter

Muse played an intimate comeback show in Devon tonight (April 7) – check out the full setlist below. The trio took to the stage at the 220-capacity Cavern Club in Exeter, where they’d performed early live gigs back in the 1990s. It’s located approximately 16 miles north of Matt Bellamy and co’s hometown of Teignmouth. According to Devon Live , Muse ran through a special 45-minute set as they filmed a new promotional video – presumably in relation to their upcoming ninth studio album

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‘She Will’ Starring Alice Krige Coming This Summer from IFC Midnight and Shudder

Up above you can see a brand new image from IFC Midnight and Shudder’s She Will , a horror movie starring Alice Krige (Gretel Hansel) that’s headed our way later this summer. She Will, we’ve learned, comes to select theaters and Digital on July 15, 2022. Meagan Navarro reviewed the film, writing that “She Will casts a beguiling spell of retribution,” further noting, “those that don’t mind a horror adjacent, artful take on witchcraft will find themselves in for a breathtaking v

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Winning Time: HBO’s Lakers series will hit the court for a second season

HBO is getting ready to hit the court for another round of Brown Ball after renewing Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty. Based on the book Showtime: Magic, Kareem, Riley and the Los Angeles Lakers Dynasty of the 1980s by Jeff Pearlman, the fast-break series chronicles the professional and personal lives of the 1980s Los Angeles Lakers, one of the sports’ most revered and dominant dynasties — a team that defined an era, both on and off the court. The fifth season of Winnin

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Black Sabbath’s Geezer Butler finishes first draft of his memoir

Former Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler has revealed that he’s finished the first draft of his forthcoming autobiography. The musician confirmed over a year ago that he’d written half of the book, which he hopes will offer his grandchildren an insight into his illustrious career with the Ozzy Osbourne-led metal band. “[It’s] been fun going through stuff – old times and growing up in Birmingham, and all that,” Butler explained at the time. “I’m right in the middle of doing t

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Constellation: Noomi Rapace series will explore the dark edges of human psychology

Apple TV+ has ordered a psychological thriller series called Constellation , and The Hollywood Reporter has shared the news that Noomi Rapace (Prometheus) and Jonathan Banks (Beverly Hills Cop) have signed on to star in the show. Created by Peter Harness, whose previous credits include the 2019 period piece The War of the Worlds mini-series and episodes of Wallander and Doctor Who, Constellation is described as being a “conspiracy-based psychological space adventure that explores th

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‘Titanic 666’ Trailer – Tubi Original Horror Movie Travels Through Haunted Waters

The Asylum and Tubi hit the high seas for the latest Tubi Original horror movie, with the free-streaming service debuting the official Titanic 666 trailer this week. Annalynne McCord (Excision) stars in Titanic 666, alongside Keesha Sharp (Power Book II: Ghost), Lydia Hearst (Z Nation) and Jamie Bamber (Battlestar Galactica). “After a mammoth cruise ship sails over the site of the Titanic’s disaster, dark and deadly events start to occur on board; as the ship’s captain investi

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Carly Rae Jepsen teases new music with ‘Western Wind’ billboard

Carly Rae Jepsen has teased the release of new music with a social media update and a ‘Western Wind’ billboard. Earlier this week (April 4), Jepsen posted a map of California to social media featuring lines such as “Coming in like a western wind,” “Reminding me love that it’s all connected,” “First bloom, you know it’s spring”, “Do you feel home in all directions?” and “A celebration, a jubilation.” Captioning the post, Jepsen wrote “x marks the spot” with a cro

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Lux Æterna trailer: Gaspar Noé witch movie gets a promo filled with flashing light

WARNING : We need to tell you right up front that if you have a sensitivity to flashing lights, you do not want to watch the trailer for Gaspar Noé’s latest film Lux Æterna . The trailer itself even begins with a warning for viewers with photosensitive epilepsy. If you did watch the trailer, you may have found that those flashing lights are irritating even if you don’t have photosensitive epilepsy. Gaspar Noé has always had a thing for assaulting the viewer’s eyeballs. In fa

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Courting drop playful new track ‘Tennis’ and share tour dates for this fall

Courting have shared a playful and upbeat new track called ‘Tennis’. Listen to the “twisted” tongue in cheek single below. The Liverpool four-piece also shared a round of UK tour dates set for this September and October. See the full list of dates below. Tickets are available here. “‘Tennis’ is a paypig’s personal redemption narrative, set in “the city”, and told in two parts,” the band said of their new track. “A twisted tale of two lovers’ back and forth, bound by c

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The Flash fans want Grant Gustin to replace Ezra Miller

It’s safe to say that Ezra Miller has had some troubles recently. A recent report from Rolling Stone claims that Warner Bros. and DC executives recently held an emergency meeting to discuss Ezra Miller’s future with the studio. Following the actor’s recent arrest for disorderly conduct and harassment, the studio has apparently decided to hit pause on any projects involving Miller, and that includes any appearances in the DCEU. As this is just the latest in several controversies to inv

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‘Scream’ Slices into 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray TODAY!

While we wait for Scream 6 next year, this year’s new Scream movie has finally slashed its way onto physical media today, in the wake of a $140 million global box office haul. You can grab Scream on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD right now! Also released today, you can grab the new movie and Wes Craven’s original slasher from 1996 in a Scream double feature two-pack, available on both Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD. Special Features for the new movie include.. Filmmaker Commentary—The direc

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Rihanna, Jay-Z and Kanye West make debuts on Forbes billionaire list

Rihanna, Jay-Z and Kanye West have all made their debut on Forbes’ billionaire list alongside the world’s top earners. According to the annual list, Rihanna has now become the world’s richest female musician with a net worth of $1.7billion (£1.3bn), largely thanks to her Fenty Beauty business and Savage X Fenty lingerie line. She sits at number 1,729 on the worldwide list of richest billionaires, with Jay-Z following at 2,076 with a net worth of $1.4bn (£1.1bn), and Kanye, who sits at

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Barry Season 3 trailer finds killers trapped in an intricate web of their own making

Everyone’s favorite hitman is finally coming back! Of course, I’m talking about Bill Hader’s Barry, who’s up to his eyeballs in trouble when Barry Season 3 hits HBO. Speaking of Hader, he directed all the episodes in this new season of the Emmy-winning comedy series, which take up to a dark place for some solid laughs. The Barry Season 3 trailer contains sad faces, moral dilemmas, and uncertain futures. In other words, it’s everything you need to have a good time with Bar

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Deftones’ former bassist Sergio Vega has new projects in the works

After announcing his departure from Deftones last month, bassist Sergio Vega has confirmed he has new projects in the works. In an official press release (per Kerrang! ) it was revealed that the current Quicksand collaborator is partnering up to launch a new writing/production project that involves working with multiple talented and acclaimed artists. Vega will also be keeping in touch with his musical output and has a few other music-related projects in the works. Last month, the bassist anno

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Fast and Furious 10: Jason Momoa teases the return of a former villain

The Fast Saga is gearing up for the endgame. Fast and Furious 10 will be the first of a two-part finale that will bring the franchise to a close. Much of the original cast will be returning, including Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, and Sung Kang, but it was also revealed that Jason Momoa would also be joining the cast of the villain, something he’s rarely had the opportunity to do in his career. While speaking with Entertainment Tonight, Jason

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Vinegar Syndrome’s April Releases Include ‘FleshEater’ Directed by ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Actor

Jordan Peele’s Nope arrives this summer and takes inspiration from the many UFO sightings on the west coast of the country. Small Town Monsters’ latest doc, “On the Trail of UFOs: Night Visitors”, takes us to Colorado where a series of UFC sightings are linked to absolutely brutal cattle mutilations. The press release asks, do cattle mutilations still plague the American West? According to “On the Trail of UFOs: Night Visitors”, the latest documentary from Small Town Monsters, the p

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Universal to disregard unrecouped balances for heritage acts

Universal Music Group (UMG) has confirmed that it will waive unrecouped advances from certain legacy artists to help them overcome strict contracts. It has become the last of the world’s three biggest music labels to commit to such a scheme, following Sony Music Entertainment in 2021 and Warner Music Group in February. Heritage acts will now receive royalties without having recouped their advance payments. Some artists never make enough money to repay their advances, which can be due to the r

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Jim Carrey has no plans to revisit any of his old characters

As Jim Carrey has been making the rounds promoting Sonic The Hedgehog 2 , he has made some pretty interesting revelations. On Friday, he revealed that he’s likely to retire from acting after making the video game sequel and now, if you were hoping for sequels featuring some of his most iconic characters, you’re likely out of luck at this point. During a chat with ComicBook.com, the actor revealed that he has no old characters in mind that he wants to revisit. Some fans thought it could

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Wet Leg take shots at “full of it” ex-boyfriend on new track ‘Ur Mum’

Wet Leg have shared a brand new track called ‘Ur Mum’, which hears the Isle Of Wight duo take shots at an ex-boyfriend. The duo – Rhian Teasdale and Hester Chambers – will release their eagerly anticipated self-titled debut album on Friday (April 8), which they’ve previewed over the last year with the tracks ‘Chaise Longue’, ‘Wet Dream’, ‘Too Late Now’, ‘Oh No’ and ‘Angelica’. On ‘Ur Mum’, Wet Leg throw insults in the direction of an ex-boyfriend. “When I t

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Star Trek: Strange New Worlds trailer introduces the bold new crew of the Enterprise

The release of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds is just a month away and Paramount+ has released a new trailer that shows off the bold new crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise. I love Star Trek in all its forms, including the newest iterations of the series, but I am particularly looking forward to Strange New Worlds. It’s been said that the series will tell more episodic stories than Star Trek: Discovery and Star Trek: Picard, and I’m definitely ready for that after the far more serialized

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