Over the past decade, intellectual science fiction films have been few and far between. The last decade has seen some noteworthy attempts, from Inception in 2010, to Looper and Her in 2013 and 14, and Ex Machina and Arrival shortly after. In the last year, however, Blade Runner 2049, directed by Arrival Director Denis Villeneuve, underperformed at the box office, leading many Hollywood executives to believe that more challenging … Continue reading Are Netflix And HBO Providing A Home For Intellectual Science Fiction? – ScreenHub
When the highly anticipated Alien: Covenant was released in 2017, reaction to it was not what the filmmakers hoped. It underperformed at the box office, proving very divisive amongst longtime fans who felt it was almost unrecognizable as a part of the long running science fiction/horror series. It left many to wonder if now is the right time to put Alien to rest. Is there really any … Continue reading Why ‘Alien: Isolation’ Is One Of The Best ‘Alien’ Sequels
Spoilers ahead for The Last Jedi
In January 2018, Empire Magazine made a list of the greatest movie villains of all time. The big bads were all there, including Darth Vader, Voldemort, Joker and Hans Gruber. What surprised a lot of people though is that the relevantly new villain, Kylo Ren, who is the primary antagonist in the current Star Wars saga, came in at number seven. With the recent announcement of the home video release dates and production set to begin on Episode IX in the next few months, now seemed like a good time as ever to talk about the future of Kylo Ren.
Actress Jamie Lee Curtis announced recently that she’d completed her photography on the 2018 sequel to the film that made her a star, Halloween. The announcement came via Curtis herself on Instagram on February 15th, with the actress saying that she was deeply saddened to be leaving her friends in Charleston, South Carolina where the movie was still being filmed. Whilst departing from the set, … Continue reading Jamie Lee Curtis Wraps Filming on ‘Halloween’ – ScreenHub
By Sebastian Sheath Yesterday, I was lucky enough to go see Wes Anderson’s Isle Of Dogs at the 68th Berlin International Film Festival. Starring Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad, Kung Fu Panda 3), Edward Norton (Fight Club, American History X), Bill Murray (Ghostbusters, Lost in Translation), and Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park, Independence Day), Isle Of Dogs opened the festival and has been received very positively. Wes … Continue reading ‘Isle Of Dogs’ Spoiler-Free Movie Review – ScreenHub
By Sebastian Sheath The cult short film Kung Fury (which you can watch below in its entirety) was released 3 years ago thanks to record-breaking Kickstarter success and has since then gained over 29 million views on YouTube alone. Late last year, a full feature length sequel was announced, directed by David Sandberg (who directed the original). Since then, we have been getting a little news every … Continue reading Arnold Schwarzenegger To Play President In ‘Kung Fury II’: Here’s Everything We Know So Far – ScreenHub
By Sebastian Sheath (Disclaimer: This post contains spoilers for Black Panther and all other MCU movies released to date. If you have not yet seen the movie, read my spoiler-free review at The Sci-Fi Critic) The latest instalment in the ever-growing MCU, Black Panther, is coming out world-wide this week and, as one of the most highly anticipated MCU films ever, it has a predicted … Continue reading What Do The Events Of ‘Black Panther’ Mean For The MCU? – ScreenHub
There’s a new show coming to amc this spring, but despite being home of hit shows like The Walking Dead, Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul, their didn’t seem to be much talk of their next horror epic. Upon discovering it though, I can’t wait to see this chilling tale unfold and if you’re a fan of horror, suspense and history, then you may want to mark your calendars.
One of the biggest surprises for Blumhouse’s upcoming Halloween sequel was that Nick Castle, the original actor who portrayed Michael Myers, would be returning to the series for the first time since the original. Often considered the signature performer of the masked maniac, Castle had since gone on to have a lucrative writing career, with credits including Escape from New York and August Rush, as … Continue reading Nick Castle, Michael Myers Actor, Shares His First Pics From ‘Halloween’ Set – ScreenHub
By Sebastian Sheath Early last year, the rumour of an HBO Watchmen show began but no more news came for another six months. I had assumed that the idea had not gone any further until 6 months ago when Damon Lindelof started getting active on Instagram. Now, the news is coming out on a monthly basis as we gradually find out more about the show. In this … Continue reading Everything We Know About HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ Show – ScreenHub