Top 13 Horror Films for Female Empowerment

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1. Underworld (2003) Kate Beckinsale kicks major boo-tay in this one. In the film, Selene is something of an exalted vigilante, killing the Lycans (read: fancy word for werewolves; where is the fancy word for vampires?) for the atrocities they’ve committed against her family. So often when we think of vampires we think Dracula and his many incarnations, but here, finally, is a female vampire with some power. 2. Ginger Snaps (2000) Being a teenaged … Continue reading

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Film Review: Transmutations (AKA Underworld) (1985)

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SYNOPSIS: When high class hooker Nicole is kidnapped from her brothel, Rich businessman Hugo Motherskille hires her ex love Roy Bain to find her. Investigating the disappearance, he eventually finds traces that lead to Dr. Savary, who has produced a strange white powder that’s coveted by a race of deformed human beings who live in the underworld in the sewers below the city. REVIEW: There aren’t many films that keep me disinterested throughout the entire … Continue reading

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Film Review: Underworld Awakening (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind. REVIEW: I never expected the “Underworld” franchise to get this far. After the 2nd one I truly expected any further entries in the series to go straight to video, despite the success of the series. But much like the “Resident Evil” franchise (Which I thought would … Continue reading

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Film Review: Underworld – Rise of the Lycans (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: A prequel to the first two Underworld films, this fantasy explains the origins of the feud between the Vampires and the Lycans. Aided by his secret love, Sonja (Rhona Mitra), courageous Lucian (Michael Sheen) leads the Lycans in battle against brutal Vampire king Viktor (Bill Nighy). Determined to break the king’s enslavement of his people, Lucian faces off against the Death Dealer army in a bid for Lycan independence. REVIEW: I just don’t get … Continue reading

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2011) – TV Spot Death Dealer.

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2011) – TV Spot Death Dealer

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Awaken to Kate Beckinsale

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Well the title pretty much says it all “Vengeance Returns“. Check out new swag from the Underworld: Awakening camp sporting a gun toting Beckinsale. Underworld: Awakening is one of the upcoming horror movies for 2012 set to arrive .

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening 3D (2012) Trailer #3

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening 3D (2012) Trailer #3 When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2012) TV Spot – Kate is Back

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2012) TV Spot – Kate is Back When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind.

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2012) – TV Spot – Vengeance Returns

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2012) – TV Spot – Vengeance Returns When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind.

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Underworld Triology on Essential Bluray collective

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This holiday season, action fans can experience the Underworld like never before with UNDERWORLD TRILOGY: THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION, the must-own collector’s set available on Blu-ray December 20th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Featuring all three action-packed films, plus the exclusive never-before-seen three-part anime series Underworld: Endless War, this four-disc Blu-ray set is the ultimate gift for Underworld fans! The set also includes two tickets* to see Kate Beckinsale’s return to the action-packed franchise in the … Continue reading

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2012) Full

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2012) Full When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind.

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Underworld: Awakening Debut Poster

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Check out this new poster for Underworld: Awakening celebrating the return of Kate Beckinsale as Selene 

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2011)

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Trailer: Underworld Awakening (2011) Kate Beckinsale, star of the first two films, returns in her lead role as the vampire warrioress Selene, who escapes imprisonment to find herself in a world where humans have discovered the existence of both Vampire and Lycan clans, and are conducting an all-out war to eradicate both immortal species

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Underworld: What’s Next for Selene

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Now that Underworld: Awakening has been released and bitten into by fans around the world, the question is arising as to where the franchise will go next, if anywhere. While Underworld: Awakening is certainly a complete film in its own right, the story is left wide open for a fifth instalment. Questions are left unanswered, a few plot points are left unresolved, and all seems to be in place for another adventure. In some ways, … Continue reading

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Michael Ealy descends into the ‘UNDERWORLD’

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Michael Ealy has signed on to star opposite Kate Beckinsale in the fourth installment of the UNDERWORLD franchise, UNDERWORLD 4: NEW DAWN. He will play a detective who initially seeks to destroy Selene (Beckinsale) but soon discovers that they share a common enemy and must join forces to survive. The script was written by J. Michael Straczynski and the film is slated for release in the US on January 20, 2012. Synopsis: “After being held … Continue reading

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Update on ‘Underworld 4′ release date

As previously mentioned awhile back, the group behind the 4th installment of the UNDERWORLD franchise have pushed the theatrical release date back from what was initially September 23, 2011 to January 20, 2012. Rumors for the push could have something to do with the fact that Sony/Screen Gems wants the flick to be put in 3D. What else is new right? More updates to follow this in the future as they come.

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