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New Sons Of Anarchy Season 7,Episode 5 Short Teaser Spoiler & Title Hit The Net

8 hours ago | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, FX served up a new, short spoiler teaser for their upcoming "Sons Of Anarchy" episode 5 of season 7. We also got a title for it, which is labeled, "Some Strange Eruption." And it turns out that the source of a betrayal, is going to spark up some hardcore violence over at the Stockton Ports. Their official plotline teaser, reads like this: "Episode 7.05 - Some Strange Eruption: Looking for the source of a betrayal leads to violence at the Stockton Ports." The episode was written by Roberto Patino & Kurt Sutter; and it was directed by Peter Weller. Episode 5 is scheduled to air on Tuesday night, October 7th at 10pm on FX. In addition to that, we've also got a small spoiler teaser for episode 6 labeled, "Smoke 'em if You Got 'em." It reads like this: "Jax takes advantage of shifting alliances to protect the Mc and settle a score." It's set to air on Tuesday night, »

- Andre

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The Strain, Ep. 1.12, “Last Rites” is only a test

29 September 2014 4:10 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The Strain, Season 1, Episode 12, “Last Rites”

Written by Carlton Cuse, David Weddle & Bradley Thompson

Directed by Peter Weller

Airs Sundays at 10pm Est on FX

The penultimate episode of The Strain‘s first season reminds us most of “Across the Sea”, the third-last episode of Lost‘s final season. That episode came very near the end of Lost‘s run, but left the present action to show the origins of Island inhabitants Jacob and the Man in Black. Choosing to halt the action and go back into the past to tell a story that only revealed a small amount and to do so that late in the season felt misguided and a little pointless. “Last Rites” is not quite as much of a side-step, but the return of Setrakian’s flashbacks was certainly a surprising development.

The lucky thing is that these generally work better than the Holocaust flashbacks earlier in the season. »

- Jake Pitre

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Peter Weller on Sons of Anarchy’s Final Days, the Cult of Buckaroo Banzai, and His Ph.D.

25 September 2014 12:30 PM, PDT | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

Peter Weller may still be best known for blowing away street punks as the original RoboCop, but he’s equally riveting these days as bad cop Charles Barosky on Sons of Anarchy, a series he has also directed. “I like acting, and if a good part comes along, I’ll do it,” he says. “But I get much more satisfaction from directing.” He’s helming three episodes in SoA’s seventh and final season, and his character has returned as well; he also directs this Sunday’s episode of FX’s The Strain. Weller spoke with Vulture about Barosky’s backstory, why he skipped the RoboCop reboot, the cult of The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, and how he became “a Ph.D. pretentious asshole.”How did you get cast as Barosky?I was directing the show, and Kurt [Sutter] came up to me and said, “We have this character. »

- Bruce Fretts

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'Sons Of Anarchy' Recap: Jax Defies August Marks; Chibs Rejects Juice's Plea To Return To Samcro

23 September 2014 9:00 PM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Sons of Anarchy kicked off Tuesday night towards the end of Lyla shooting a scene for Redwoody’s first adult film DVD, which proves tame by comparison to the bloodletting to come.

Sons of Anarchy Recap

Chibs (Tommy Flanagan) and Tig (Kim Coates) are nearly besides themselves, while Jax (Charlie Hunnam) appreciatively calls Lyla, who was working behind the camera, a “genius.” Interrupting the celebration is August Marks (Billy Brown), who has pulled up to the lot outside. Marks has heard about the Chinese shipment getting hit and he’s more or less convinced that Samcro is behind it. He’s not buying that the two muscle men ran the operation, as he knows that the Chinese lost 4 kilos of heroin, not two. Threatening Jax, he says he’ll have no problem killing him or any of the other Sons.

Instead of meeting with Tully (Marilyn Manson) as planned, Jax »

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Double Review: Deadly Eyes & Leviathan (Blu-ray)

6 September 2014 9:34 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Scream Factory recently gifted us genre fans a double dose of creature feature terrors with their Blu-ray releases of the killer rat flick Deadly Eyes and George P. Cosmatos’ hugely underrated deep sea horror film Leviathan.  While both films aren’t necessarily well-known amongst more casual fans, it’s great to see Scream put such great effort into their presentations for each of these cult classics.

For those who haven’t seen it before, Deadly Eyes (or Rats)is a rather ridiculous (but wonderfully so) early ‘80s nature-run-amok story that plays up the concerns and dangers of modern urban society by way of roided-out killer rat infestations that have a penchant for human flesh. The film takes its premise very seriously, but it’s the use of Daschunds in rat costumes that has given Deadly Eyes something of an unintentional comedic spin, making for a rather uneven horror film.

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- Heather Wixson

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A&E Cancels Longmire

30 August 2014 8:22 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

In what might be considered a strange move on the part of TV network A&E, the crime drama Longmire has been cancelled at the end of its third season. It’s strangeness is rooted in the fact that this decision leaves the channel with very little in the way of scripted drama – something it had made a very conscious step toward, some time ago. Having now disposed of Glades and Those Who Kill, however, the ending of Longmire will leave A&E with only Bates Motel and the upcoming remake of The Returned.

Longmire had been a very popular part of A&E’s lineup, being based on Craig Johnson’s Walt Longmire Mysteries series of novels. The show saw Wyoming county sheriff Walt Longmire return to work following the death of his wife, and investigate major crimes while running for re-election. It starred Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond Phillips, »

- Sarah Myles

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The Definitive ‘What the F**K?’ Movies: 40-31

23 August 2014 8:44 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

As you can probably tell, this list feels more arbitrary than others. That’s not by design, but the unfortunate premise of the list leaves some room for interpretation. As we move forward, we will start seeing the films that, if you asked a lay person to give an example, would probably be a response. In other words, more people have heard of them, which, in turn, often makes them more “definitive.” Don’t worry, though – there are still some underseen and underappreciated gems the rest of the way through.

40. Werckmeister Harmonies (2000)

Directed by: Béla Tarr

It’s certainly not the swiftest film on the list, but you can’t expect much quick plot development from Béla Tarr. Wreckmeister Harmonies takes place in a tiny Hungarian town surrounded by nothing. The winter is incredibly cold, but it never snows. Yet the townspeople are excited in the middle of town as »

- Joshua Gaul

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New Under The Dome Season 2,Episode 9 Intense Spoiler Promo Clip Hit The Net

23 August 2014 11:57 AM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, CBS released the new promo/spoiler clip (below) for their upcoming "Under The Dome" episode 9 of season 2, and it appears to be very intense and drama-filled as Barbie gets smacked around pretty hard while under heavy interrogation, and more! The episode is titled, "The Red Door." In the new, 9th episode, Barbie will end up, getting caught by a crew of mystery men, and will be relentlessly interrogated about his connection to the Dome. In the meantime, Big Jim will end up, hatching a new deal that might just seal the fate of the residents of Chester’s Mill forever. Guest stars are going to include: Brett Cullen (Don Barbara), Jessejames Locorriere (Interrogator), Max Ehrich (Hunter), Brody Rose (Little Boy), Mike Whaley (Malick), Colin Dennard (Trevor), Austin Stack (Young Junior) and Brennon Olsen (8 Year Old Barbie). The episode was written by Kelly Souders, Brian Peterson and Adam Stein, and »

- Chris

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New on Blu-ray and DVD: The Sacrament! The Quiet Ones! & More!

21 August 2014 10:06 AM, PDT | QuietEarth.us | See recent QuietEarth news »

For a brief period in the late 80s, we got a ton of great underwater genre films including George P. Cosmatos', mostly forgotten, Leviathan. When I was a kid, Leviathan was pretty interchangeable with Deep Star Six which came out the same year and had equally striking box art.

But Leviathan stands out as the better film in a number of important ways. First, the cast is uniformly strong. It includes Peter Weller and Ernie Hudson. Secondly, it was written by David Webb Peoples [Continued ...] »

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The Strain, Ep. 1.06, “Occultation” finally gets things moving!

18 August 2014 9:40 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The Strain, Season 1, Episode 6, “Occultation”

Written by Justin Brit-Gibson

Directed by Peter Weller

Airs Sundays at 10pm Est on FX

This is a flip-flop show. One week it leaves us questioning what went wrong, the next we see its potential all over again. This week is more of the latter as, for lack of a better phrase, the shit hits the fan. Or rather, an eclipse hits New York City and the freaks come out to play. The threat of the coming eclipse adds further tension to the rest of the episode, as we start to wonder who will find safety before the darkness arrives. No one really does.

To be fair, the episode starts off in a typically boring manner as Eph’s wife very predictably and conventionally reacts to Eph’s newfound hero bad boy, fugitive-from-the-law persona by second-guessing her relationship with New Boyfriend (the show has made »

- Jake Pitre

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August 19th Blu-ray & DVD Releases Include Only Lovers Left Alive, Leviathan, The Sacrament

18 August 2014 6:11 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

For the third week of August, there are a handful of great horror and sci-fi titles being released this week on DVD and Blu-ray including Jim Jarmusch’s stunning vampire love story Only Lovers Left Alive, Ti West’s The Sacrament, Scream Factory’s high definition release of Leviathan and much more.

Spotlight Titles:

Only Lovers Left Alive (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Blu-ray & DVD)

The tale of two fragile and sensitive vampires, Adam (Tom Hiddleston) and Eve (Tilda Swinton), who have been lovers for centuries. Both are cultured intellectuals with an all-embracing passion for music, literature and science, who have evolved to a level where they no longer kill for sustenance, but still retain their innate wildness. Their love story has endured several centuries but their debauched idyll is threatened by the uninvited arrival of Eve’s carefree little sister Ava (Mia Wasikowska) who hasn’t yet learned to tame her wilder instincts. »

- Heather Wixson

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New Under The Dome Season 2,Episode 9 Official Spoilers,Plotline Revealed By CBS

18 August 2014 11:44 AM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, CBS served up the new, official synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "Under The Dome" episode 9 of season 2. The episode is entitled, "The Red Door," and it sounds like things will get very intense and intriguing as Barbie gets captured by a couple of mystery guys, and more! In the new, 9th episode press release: Barbie is going to get apprehended by a group of mysterious men. Press release number 2: When Barbie is apprehended by a group of mysterious men, he is going to be relentlessly interrogated about his connection to the Dome. Meanwhile, Big Jim will make a deal that could seal the fate of the residents of Chester’s Mill forever. Guest stars will feature: Brett Cullen (Don Barbara), Jessejames Locorriere (Interrogator), Max Ehrich (Hunter), Brody Rose (Little Boy), Mike Whaley (Malick), Colin Dennard (Trevor), Austin Stack (Young Junior) and Brennon Olsen (8 Year Old Barbie). The episode was written by Kelly Souders, »

- Andre

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New on DVD Blu-ray: 'Only Lovers Left Alive,' 'Amazing Spider-Man 2'

18 August 2014 11:30 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

Moviefone's Top DVD of the Week

"Only Lovers Left Alive"

What's It About? Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston star as gorgeous, globe-trotting vampire lovers in this delectable treat from writer/director Jim Jarmusch

Why We're In: As Adam and Eve, Hiddles is the mopey yin to Swinton's yang. The costumes and production design are to die (or live forever) for. John Hurt, Mia Wasikowska, and Jeffrey Wright shine in smaller roles. In a word, it's gorgeous.

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- moviefone (@moviefone) August 17, 2014

Moviefone's Top Blu-ray of the Week

"Y Tu Mama También (Criterion)"

What's It About? Alfonso Cuarón's road trip romance features star-making performances by Gael García Bernal and Diego Luna, who play two young dudes who both become infatuated with an older woman. Beautiful, sexy, and sad.

Why We're In: Now when »

- Jenni Miller

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The Strain Review: “Occultation” (Season 1, Episode 6)

17 August 2014 8:00 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

The total solar eclipse, heavily promoted in The Strain’s advertising, comes to pass in “Occultation,” and with it arrives a heightened sense of impending doom in the series’ New York City. Rats are running through the streets, the strigoi have been busily infecting all in their paths, and government agencies aren’t acknowledging that anything is amiss. “This could be the end of the world,” one radio announcer jokes in the opening minutes.

He’s snarking, of course (The Strain isn’t that cheesy quite yet), but director Peter Weller does a terrific job of building tension throughout the episode, imbuing a barely perceptible sense of menace that grows increasingly pronounced as the eclipse, and subsequent bloodletting, begins. “Occultation” is also helped by its script, which noticeably hastens the pace.

After fleeing the FBI last week to avoid answering questions about Captain Redfern’s death, Eph finds himself a hunted man. »

- Isaac Feldberg

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New The Strain Episode 6,Season 1 Intense Spoiler Promo Clip Hit The Net

15 August 2014 11:42 AM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, FX served up the new promo/spoiler clip (below) for their upcoming "The Strain" episode 6 of season 1, and it appears that things will get wicked intense and drama-filled as some major torture scenes take place while the virus continues to swiftly spread throughout the city, and more! The episode is titled, "Occultation." In the new, 6th episode, Eph is going to end up, warning Kelly to get the hell out of the city with Zack ahead of the spreading plague, and then get arrested by the FBI. Eichhorst is going to do one more final job for Gus, while Setrakian comes to the realization that the coming eclipse will be the tipping point for a virus infection and the beginning of the end. The episode was written by Justin Britt-Gibson; and it was directed by Peter Weller. Episode 6 airs this Sunday night, August 17th at 10pm on FX. »

- Andre

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The Strain Gets a Second Season!

14 August 2014 1:08 PM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

The worst part about watching a new series is you never know if the time you invest in it will pay off. Sometimes shows are cut short, and other times they're just not renewed, leaving you with a cliffhanger in nowheresville. Thankfully, that's Not going to happen with "The Strain."

Canada's Global News is reporting that U.S. cable channel FX is set to announce it has renewed the vampiric virus drama "The Strain" for a second season. The series will be back in production in Toronto in mid-November.

Meanwhile, we still have several episodes left in Season 1, including Sunday night's Episode 1.06, "Occultation," once again directed by RoboCop himself, Peter Weller.

The ensemble cast of "The Strain" is comprised of Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Natalie Brown, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Robert Maillet, Jack Kesy, Ben Hyland, Miguel Gomez, and David Bradley.

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- Steve Barton

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Prepare for the Eclipse with these Stills and Preview of The Strain Episode 1.06 - Occultation

12 August 2014 11:02 AM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

The last episode of "The Strain" set the stage for the next phase of the epidemic, and from the looks of these stills and preview of Episode 1.06, "Occultation," things are about to heat up big time!

The ensemble cast of "The Strain" is comprised of Corey Stoll, Mia Maestro, Sean Astin, Kevin Durand, Natalie Brown, Jonathan Hyde, Richard Sammel, Robert Maillet, Jack Kesy, Ben Hyland, Miguel Gomez, and David Bradley.

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"The Strain" Episode 1.06 - "Occultation" (airs 8/17/14, 10Pm)

After warning Kelly to leave the city with Zack ahead of the spreading plague, Eph is arrested by the FBI. Eichhorst has one final job for Gus, while Setrakian realizes that the coming eclipse is the tipping point for virus infection and the beginning of the end. Directed by Peter Weller; written by Justin Britt-Gibson.

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- Debi Moore

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‘The Strain’, Ep. 1.05, “Runaways” embraces mediocrity, maybe?

11 August 2014 6:15 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The Strain, Season 1, Episode 5, “Runaways”

Written by Gennifer Hutchison

Directed by Peter Weller

Airs Sundays at 10pm Est on FX

As Joseph Heller wrote in Catch-22, “Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them.” The Strain is difficult to categorize. The cynical part of me thinks it was born mediocre and I’ve just been expecting too much from it. Perhaps this was always where we would end up, with Holocaust flashbacks and a sense that this isn’t what we signed up for.

Another, small part still sees the potential. The closest parallel we can think of is American Horror Story, a show that practically defies anyone to actually review it on a weekly basis and be able to make heads or tails of what just happened. Was it bad, was it good, does it even matter? The Strain is »

- Jake Pitre

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Spoiler The Strain Season 1 Episode 5 Runaways Review and Summary

11 August 2014 3:34 PM, PDT | Best-Horror-Movies.com | See recent Best-Horror-Movies.com news »

Early looks of the fifth episode of The Strain produce a glimpse of rocker Gabriel as he feasts on one of his eager young groupies. Hes undergone the full change and hes prepared to devour those surrounding him as he isnt really Gabriel anymore. Hes a monster capable of grisly acts like this. While Gabriel is feeding in walks his manager who gets a clean shot of the gruesome scene. Fans get punched in the face with a certifiably sinister launch this episode (directed by Robocop himself Peter Weller) and its a mighty fine kick off indeed. »

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Watch: Jax Gets Some Sweet Revenge In Trailer For Seventh And Final Season Of 'Sons Of Anarchy'

11 August 2014 12:25 PM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

First fans of FX’s popular biker gang series "Sons of Anarchy" exulted in a skull-tastic teaser poster, and now they can rejoice in the first trailer for the seventh and final season. The brief trailer focuses on Jax’s (Charlie Hunnam) thirst for revenge and his struggles to keep his club together. As usual, the show promises plenty of drama, gunplay, all kinds of badassery and of course, bikes. Lots and lots of bikes. Aside from Hunnam (check out his turn as the mild-mannered English college student in Judd Apatow’s short-lived series "Undeclared"), show regulars Kim Coates, Tommy Flanagan, Drea de MatteoPeter Weller and a newly dirty blonde  Katey Sagal and her look all return. In light of Sagal and Ed O’Neill’s recent resurgence on TV and a decade of high profile projects from Christina Applegate, who’s finally going to show David Faustino some love? »

- Oktay Ege Kozak

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