19 items from 2016
In this round-up, we have details as well as several photos for Sideshow's T-45 collectible figure from the popular RPG video game Fallout 4. Also: acquisition details for Sleight, You're Killing Me release info and a Villainous teaser trailer.
Fallout 4 Figure: "Sideshow and Threezero are excited to announce the T-45 Fallout 4 Collectible Figure. The T-45 stands approximately 14.5 inches tall with incredible details and over 35 articulated parts. Featuring an interchangeable male head and helmet that includes Led light-up functions. All outer-armor pieces are detachable and weathered with incredible paint application based on the appearance in the video game."
The T-45 Fallout 4 figurine has a retail price of $380.00 and is expected to ship July 2016 - September 2016. To learn more, visit:
- Tamika Jones
Read More: Jason Blum's 5 Tips for Low-Budget Filmmaking Success Blumhouse Productions has found its new project in the documentary "Alive and Kicking," an insider's view of modern swing dance from director Susan Glatzer. The film follows a group of people who are inspired by dancing to mix up their own lives. The powerhouse production company, founded by Jason Blum, will produce and co-finance the documentary, as well as work with Glatzer to find distribution. Blumhouse is known for specializing in low-budget horror, helming popular hits like "The Purge" and "Paranormal Activity." However, in the past couple years the company has been working hard to branch out, finding both great success in the Oscar-winning "Whiplash" and a box office disaster with the failed "Jem and the Holograms" feature adaptation. With this latest production deal, the company is keeping its toes in the non-fiction world after producing "How »
- Kristen Santer
On Saturday evening the Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced this year’s winning motion picture, television, and new media productions at the 27th Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles.
The television program “Game of Thrones” (Season 5) and its producers David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Bernadette Caulfield, Frank Doelger, Carolyn Strauss, Bryan Cogman, Lisa McAtackney, Chris Newman, and Greg Spence won the Norman Felton Award for Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama.
Closing the evening, the film The Big Short and its producers Brad Pitt & Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner won the Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures. This category is one of the most eagerly-anticipated of season, as it is »
- Michelle McCue
At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's streaming on Netflix, we've got you covered.
New on DVD and Blu-ray
"Straight Outta Compton" Yeah, the Oscars snubbed it for major awards, but who cares what the "Academy" thinks? Bye, Felicia! Critics and audiences loved this bio-drama about the creation of N.W.A., and it's available on Blu-ray, DVD, and On Demand January 19. The Blu-ray (and Digital HD, which is already out) includes the Unrated Director's Cut, with 20 additional minutes of the film. Bonus features exclusive to Blu-ray include deleted scenes, feature commentary with director/producer F. Gary Gray, and several behind-the-scenes featurettes on the making of the film.
"Everest," which documents two different expeditions challenged by one of the fiercest snowstorms encountered by man, is out on Blu-ray, DVD, and On Demand January 19. The film's all-star cast includes Jake Gyllenhaal, Keira Knightley, »
- Gina Carbone
Let’s start the New Year right with a few horror thrillers.
These movies are not to be missed for one lucky winner. All movies are already on the market today for purchase.
Here are the details on the movie:
A family visit takes a terrifying turn when two siblings learn who Grandma and Grandpa really are in The Visit, a found documentary-style suspense thriller coming to Digital HD on December 15, 2015, and Blu-ray™ and DVD as well as On Demand on January 5, 2016 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The first collaboration from Academy Award®-nominated writer-director M. Night Shyamalan and Academy Award-nominated producer Jason Blum, The Visit Blu-ray and DVD are packed with exclusive bonus features including deleted scenes, behind-the-scenes featurette, and a suspenseful alternate ending.
When Becca and Tyler »
- Gig Patta
With Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension released on Digital HD and VOD December 15th and coming out tomorrow in a Blu-ray / DVD / Digital HD combo pack from Paramount Home Media Distribution, viewers will be able to see the activity from the comfort of their couches. We've been provided with three Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension Blu-ray / DVD / Digital HD combo packs to give away.
How to Enter: For a chance to win, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension Contest”. Be sure to include your name and mailing address.
Entry Details: The contest will end at 12:01am Est on January 17th. This contest is only open to those who are eighteen years of age or older that live in the United States. Only »
- Derek Anderson
Dr. Stromberg (Tate Ellington) tries to destroy a haunted radio, but soon realizes that these evil supernatural forces won't go away so easily in our exclusive deleted scene from Sinister 2. This horror sequel arrives on Blu-ray and DVD tomorrow, January 12 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, continuing the story from the 2012 horror movie hit Sinister. After destroying the radio, a distraught Dr. Stromberg takes what he thinks will be just an innocent drink, which turns out to be his last.
Mysterious found footage reveals a series of gruesome murders in Sinister 2, the chilling sequel to the sleeper horror hit currently available on Digital HD, before arriving on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand on January 12, 2016 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The latest heart-stopping tale comes from series co-creators and screenwriters C. Robert Cargill & Scott Derrickson (who directed the first installment), producer Jason Blum of Blumhouse (Insidious, The Purge) and director »
With Sinister 2 available on Digital HD December 22nd & Blu-ray and DVD January 12th from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, Bughuul and his frightening followers are making house calls. We've been provided with one Blu-ray copy of Sinister 2 to give away.
Prize Details: (1) Winner will receive (1) Blu-ray copy of Sinister 2.
How to Enter: For a chance to win, email email@example.com with the subject “Sinister 2 Contest”. Be sure to include your name and mailing address.
Entry Details: The contest will end at 12:01am Est on January 17th. This contest is only open to those who are eighteen years of age or older that live in the United States. Only one entry per household will be accepted.
Press Release: Universal City, California, November 23, 2015 – Mysterious found footage reveals a series of gruesome murders in Sinister 2, the chilling sequel to the sleeper horror hit available on »
- Derek Anderson
Kicking off with a special screening of The Forest with star Natalie Dormer in attendance, and finishing in racy rock-fuelled style with Sean Byrne’s The Devil’s Candy, the UK’s favourite horror fantasy event returns to Glasgow Film Festival with another stellar line-up to shock, chill and thrill. A record thirteen films will screen from Thursday 25th February to Saturday 27th February, alongside a selection of unmissable shorts, guest director Q & A’s, great give-aways and a sneak preview of Paul Hyett’s Heretiks, with the popular director in attendance.
The line-up starts at 9pm on Thurs 25 Feb with the UK Premiere of The Forest starring Natalie Dormer searching for her twin sister in Japan’s most haunted location, the fabled Sea of Trees. The ‘Game of Thrones’ star is making her first appearance at Glasgow Film Festival and is thrilled to be headlining this gala event the »
- Phil Wheat
To celebrate the release of The Visit, out on Blu-ray and DVD from 18th January 2016, we’re giving 3 lucky winners the chance to bring home a Blu-ray™!
From writer/director/producer M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense, Signs, Unbreakable) and producer Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity, The Purge and Insidious series), The Visit tells the terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents’ remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances of getting back home are growing smaller every day.
To be in with a chance of winning, simply send your answer to the following question to firstname.lastname@example.org…
Q: Where is the farm the children visited?
The Visit is released on Blu-ray and DVD from 18th January 2016.
©2015 Universal Studios. All »
- Laura Holmes
To celebrate the release of The Visit, out on Blu-ray™ and DVD from 18th January 2016, we’re giving 1 lucky winner the chance to bring home a Blu-ray™! From writer/director/producer M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense, Signs, Unbreakable) and producer Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity, The Purge and Insidious series), The Visit tells the terrifying story
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Emmy Winner Bradley Whitford has signed on as co-lead in Get Out, directed by Key & Peele co-creator and co-star Jordan Peele. The horror-thriller centers on a young African American man who visits his white girlfriend’s family estate. Whitford will star along with Catherine Keener, Allison Williams, Daniel Kaluuya, Caleb Landry Jones and Lil Rel Howery. Peele is directing from his own script. Jason Blum of Blumhouse and Sean McKittrick (Pride And Prejudice And Zombies, B… »
After making big-budget movies like The Last Airbender and After Earth over the past few years, director M. Night Shyamalan returned to his thriller roots last year with The Visit. The filmmaker teamed up with producer Jason Blum for this low-budget story that features largely unknown actors. With The Visit arriving on Blu-ray and DVD today from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, we have an exclusive preview where the filmmaker discusses his casting approach.
The director addresses the notion that 80% of a director's job is casting, revealing that his first decision was to only cast actors who weren't "super-famous." He talked about his approach to casting The Visit, stating that he wouldn't let anyone be around him while he was making his decisions, and that he thinks the result is "a perfect constellation of actors." The filmmaker adds that stars such as Olivia DeJonge, Ed Oxenbould, Kathryn Hahn, Deanna Dunagan and »
This story first appeared in the Jan. 15 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe. One Weekend, Two Busts, Same Producer Jason Blum couldn’t have been feeling truly outrageous during the Oct. 23-25 weekend. The superproducer had hits The Gift and The Visit in 2015, but his teen-girl TV adaptation Jem and the Holograms (Universal) debuted to $1.4 million, the worst start of all time for a major-studio release. Also that weekend, Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension saw the lowest debut ($8.1 million) of any film in the
- Pamela McClintock
The Producer’s Guild of America has announced that The Big Short, Bridge Of Spies, Brooklyn, Ex Machina, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Martian, The Revenant, Sicario, Spotlight and Straight Outta Compton will contest the 2015 Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures at the 2016 PGA Awards.
Traditionally, the majority of PGA Award nominees will also find themselves nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards, given that they share many of the same voters. Which probably means bad luck for the likes of Carol and Room.
Here’s a full list of the nominations for film and TV…
Theatrical Motion Picture nominees:
The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
This film is »
- Gary Collinson
The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today the motion picture, long-form television, digital series, sports programs and additional television nominations for the 27th Annual Producers Guild Awards.
The categories include: The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures; The Award for Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures; The David L. Wolper Award for Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television; Outstanding Sports Program; and Outstanding Digital Series. The feature documentary film category and other television category nominations were previously announced by the PGA in late 2015.
All 2016 Producers Guild Award winners will be announced on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles. This year, the Producers Guild will present special honors to Jim Gianopulos (Milestone Award), Shonda Rhimes (Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television), David Heyman (David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures), The Hunting Ground (Stanley Kramer »
- Michelle McCue
The Producers Guild of America has announced the nominations for its 27th annual Producers Guild Awards! 10 films are vying for the Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures. And sorry "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and "Carol," you did not make the cut :sad
The PGA Awards winners will be announced on January 23. Here's the complete list of nominees of the 27th annual Producers Guild Awards:
Theatrical Motion Picture nominees
The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
This film is in the process of being vetted for producer eligibility
Producers: Arnon Milchan, »
Available on Digital HD December 15th & Blu-ray and DVD today from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, M. Night Shyamalan's The Visit explores the eerie side of grandma and grandpa's house, and we've been provided with one Blu-ray / DVD combo pack to give away.
Prize Details: (1) Winner will receive (1) Blu-ray / DVD combo pack copy of The Visit.
How to Enter: For a chance to win, email email@example.com with the subject “The Visit Contest”. Be sure to include your name and mailing address.
Entry Details: The contest will end at 12:01am Est on January 11th. This contest is only open to those who are eighteen years of age or older that live in the United States. Only one entry per household will be accepted.
Previous press release: Universal City, California, November 16, 2015 – A family visit takes a terrifying turn when two siblings learn who Grandma and Grandpa really are in The Visit, »
- Derek Anderson
Happy 2016, everyone! I sure hope you received some shopping money this holiday season, as this first week of horror and sci-fi home entertainment releases is a big one and we’ve got a lot to look forward to. Two of my personal favorites of 2015 are making their way home this week to Blu-ray and DVD—Deathgasm and Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse—and Universal is serving up a double dose of terror with their releases of The Green Inferno and The Visit.
Scream Factory is also keeping busy with their double feature Blu-ray of The House Where Evil Dwells / Ghost Warrior and Over Your Dead Body, the latest from Takashi Miike. Other notable releases on January 5th include The Inhabitants, Wrecker, Condemned, and Kill Game.
High School is Hell! Metal-thrashing Brodie is an outcast in a sea of jocks and cheerleaders until he »
- Heather Wixson
19 items from 2016
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