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Ninjas… Ninjas… and more Ninjas! The Cannon Ninja Trilogy comes to the UK in a new Dual-Format special edition collection


Eureka Entertainment to release THE NINJA TRILOGY, a trio of crazed martial-arts classics from the 80s starring Sho Kosugi, in a Dual Format (Blu-ray & DVD) edition in the UK on 18 January 2016. The wild world of Cannon Films rarely became more delirious or influential than this trio of rollocking, crazed action classics. Beginning with Enter the Ninja, they spearheaded ...

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Interview: Michael Gross (Tremors 5)


“He is America’s favorite TV dad.” Jamie Kennedy said it best describing Actor Michael Gross (“Family Ties,” “Tremors”) who is currently starring in “Tremors 5: Bloodlines in which he returns as his legendary character Burt Gummer with a new, cool co-star Jamie Kennedy. Gross has been in this industry since the 1970’s and he continues to make films and television ...

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Film Review: Pod (2015)


SYNOPSIS: A family intervention goes horrifically awry within the snowy confines of an isolated lake house. REVIEW: Mickey Keating’s Pod opens in a snowy woodland; there, we see Martin (played by Brian Morvant), who walks between the trees, gun in hand and dog at his heel. Things go awry, however, when his dog runs off, only to be found in ...

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Wake Up And Kill | What Have You Done To Solange? Releases to bluray


New from Arrow Video US Wake Up And Kill (2-Disc Special Edition) (November 24) and  What Have You Done To Solange?(December 15)  via MVD Entertainment Group MVD Entertainment Group furthers the distribution of Arrow Video in the US with two new titles… Wake Up And Kill (2-Disc Special Edition) [Blu-ray + DVD] coming November 24 “An important step in the evolution of Lizzani’s crime cinema.” ...

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Toronto International Film Festival Thriller “THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS” Acquired By Vertical Entertainment


Following its world premiere early this year at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival, Vertical Entertainment has acquired North American rights to Nick Simon’s horror crime thriller THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS starring Kal Penn, Claudia Lee, Kenny Wormald, Toby Hemingway, Luke Baines, Miranda Rae Mayo, Katharine Isabelle, and Mitch Pileggi.  The film was executive produced by Nawaf Alghanim and ...

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Survive Friday the 13th with Shudder


Do you feel lucky? Why risk all the bad omens on Friday the 13th when you could stay in and watch an amazing lineup of films on Shudder.  Black cats, dark deaths, and urban legends- you’re sure to find something to get you through the day. Check out these highlights from the Shudder: 

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Nikkatsu takes HEADSHOT with Vertical Entertainment & xyz


Nikkatsu Corporation has partnered with Vertical Entertainment and XYZ Films for global distribution of the Indonesian action thriller HEADSHOT. The companies will coordinate to release the film day-and-date around the globe on digital and VOD platforms, alongside targeted theatrical releases in select territories. HEADSHOT, which is currently in production in Indonesia, is directed by the Mo Brothers (Timo Tjahjanto and ...

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Film Review: Hellions (2015)


SYNOPSIS: Hellions is a 2015 horror thriller film directed by Bruce McDonald. The film had its world premiere on 25 January 2015 at the Sundance Film Festival and stars Chloe Rose as a pregnant teenager who must fight for her life against horrific monsters REVIEW: I hate to admit it, but it took me awhile to decide what to make ...

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Film Review: Orpheus (1950)

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SYNOPSIS: “The poet Orphée is popular among the general public but detested by the avant-garde at the Café des Poètes. A young poet is killed by two motorbikes just outside the café. His patroness, called the Princess, brings the body to her car, and asks Orphée to come along as a witness. From the car radio a monotonous voice is ...

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Film Review: Ghost Story (1981)


SYNOPSIS: “Four successful elderly gentlemen, members of the Chowder Society, share a gruesome fifty-year-old secret. When one of Edward Wanderley’s twin sons dies in a bizarre accident, the group begins to see a pattern of frightening events developing.” (courtesy IMDB) REVIEW: Ghost Story (1981) is another film about a cohesive social group (not religious zealots this time, but four upper-class ...

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Trailer: WTF! (2015) Teaser


Three years ago, twenty-two year old “girl-next door” Rachel barely survived a brutal massacre that left all of her friends murdered. Time has passed, and Rachel has moved on, but unfortunately her close friends are spending Spring Break in a secluded house in the woods, and they have cordially invited her to join. She would never have accepted the invitation ...

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Trailer: Yakuza Apocalypse (2015) Red Band


In the ruthless underground world of the yakuza, no one is more legendary than boss Kamiura. Rumored to be invincible, the truth is he is a vampire-a bloodsucking yakuza vampire boss! Among Kamiura’s gang is Kageyama, his most loyal underling. However, the others in the gang view Kageyama with disdain and ridicule him for his inability to get tattooed due ...

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