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Danny McBride shows off the cockpit in Alien: Covenant behind-the-scenes photo

22 July 2016 10:13 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

To celebrate the end of production on Ridley Scott’s Prometheus sequel, Alien: Covenant, star Danny McBride took to Instagram to share a photo of himself on set. In the film, McBride portrays a pilot, so it’s only fitting that the posted picture features the actor in his ship’s cockpit, sporting a space cowboy look. The snapshot was accompanied by a caption that read, “That’s a wrap on #aliencovenant. Ridley is going to scare the shit out of you.” See it here…

Of course, the actor is best known for his comedic work in such films and TV shows as Pineapple Express, This is the End, Eastbound and Down and Vice Principals (which premiered on HBO last week), so Covenant will certainly be new territory for McBride, as it brings him into a darker and more horror-infused environment. 

Lastly, the first behind-the-scenes photo from Alien: Covenant showing »

- Justin Cook

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Latest Fast 8 set photo and video show Dwayne Johnson walking away from car wreck

20 July 2016 12:40 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Over the past 15 years, if the Fast & Furious franchise has taught viewers one thing, it’s that although their characters may not have superpowers, they operate and ward off death as if they were superheroes. For example, Vin Diesel’s Dominic Toretto has driven his car off a giant cliff, Paul Walker’s Brian O’Conner has jumped from a speeding train onto a speeding car and much more, only to walk away relatively unscathed each time.

Therefore, it should come as no surprise that the latest photo from the set of 2017’s Fast 8 features Dwayne Johnson’s Luke Hobbs confidently walking away from an overturned car, paying no mind to the wreckage behind him. The caption attached reads: “The Iceman cometh. And he don’t fucketh around. #OnSet #FastAndFurious8 #ZeroToleranceForBullshit #Iceman.” See the badass photo, which comes from Johnson’s Instagram, here…

Additionally, Fast 8 director F. Gary Gray »

- Justin Cook

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From Dusk Till Dawn Season 3 to Premiere on September 6th

20 July 2016 9:39 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Miramax and the El Rey Network just gave culebra fans a big reason to mark their calendars, as From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series will kick off its ten-episode third season on September 6th:

Press Release: July 20, 2016 (Los Angeles, CA / Austin, TX) – Miramax® and El Rey Network announced today that Season 3 of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series will premiere on September 6 at 9Pm Et. The 10 new, action-packed, horror-filled episodes follow the Gecko brothers into the vortex of the culebra underworld, as they are forced to assemble an unlikely crew to battle new enemies determined to take them down.

Season three features a returning ensemble cast including D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Eiza González, Jesse Garcia, Madison Davenport, Brandon Soo Hoo, Emily Rios and Jake Busey. New cast joining the third season are: Ana de la Reguera (“Jane the Virgin”, “Narcos”) who will have a recurring role as Lord Venganza Verdugo, »

- Derek Anderson

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Alien: Covenant wraps production, new behind-the-scenes image released

19 July 2016 4:27 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Yesterday marked the 30th anniversary of Aliens, and today brings news that Ridley Scott has now wrapped principal photography on the latest chapter of the sci-fi franchise, Alien: Covenant. And to commemorate the occasion, the official Twitter account has debuted a new behind-the-scenes image which features Scott along side his leading lady Katherine Waterston

See Also: Spoiler: Katherine Waterston’s Alien: Covenant character revealed

Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created in Alien with Alien: Covenant, the second chapter in a prequel trilogy that began with Prometheus — and connects directly to Scott’s 1979 seminal work of science fiction. Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world — whose sole inhabitant is the “synthetic” David (Michael Fassbender), survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

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- Gary Collinson

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Horror Highlights: Hellraiser / Ghostbusters Crossover Pins, The Turning Excerpt, Forbidden Brides, El Terror, Model Hunger

15 July 2016 8:02 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Slime is a terrible thing to waste. With only 300 in existence, the limited edition Hellraiser / Ghostbusters crossover pins from Cavity Colors are available right now. Also: read an excerpt from Micky Neilson’s The Turning, first details for Neil Gaiman’s Forbidden Brides, El Terror contest details, and the Model Hunger cast autograph signing at the Dark Delicacies bookstore.

Cavity Colors’ Hellraiser / Ghostbusters Crossover Pins: From Cavity Colors: “Hell-slime” + “Puft-head” Enamel Pin Set

We are proud to present our first ever Double Enamel Pin set!

Featuring an incredible pop-culture mashup of hellish & ghostly worlds.

Whatever you do, don’t open the box! You’ll release the ghosts!

It’ll tear your marshmallows… I mean Soul apart!

“Hell-slime” & “Puft-head” two pin set

* Limited Edition Of 300 Pin Sets Only! *

– Both pins are approx 1.5 inches in diameter

– High quality, soft enamel pins with a Black Nickel Finish

– 2 rubber clutches on the back of »

- Tamika Jones

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Blood Father: first trailer for new Mel Gibson movie

7 July 2016 7:15 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Elizabeth Rayne Jul 8, 2016

Mel Gibson does his own take on Taken, in incoming thriller Blood Father. Here's the trailer...

Mel Gibson’s movie career, for fairly understandable reasons, has not been anywhere near as prolific as it once was. He’s picked up roles in The Beaver, Machete Kills, The Expendables 3 and How I Spent My Summer Vacation. But the days he was one of the biggest draws at the box office? Long gone.

For his new film, he’s starring in Blood Father, as an ex-con proecting his daughter from drug dealers. It’s French-produced movie, from director Jean-Francois Richet, who helmed the Us remake of Assault On Precinct 13. It’s the kind of Euro-thriller that helped turned Liam Neeson into such a bankable action movie star, by the looks of it.

A trailer for the film – that lands in the Us next month – has popped up online. »

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Danny McBride featured in new Alien: Covenant behind-the-scenes image

23 June 2016 4:31 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Over the past couple of weeks Ridley Scott has given us a peek behind-the-scenes of Alien: Covenant with production photos featuring Katherine Waterston and Michael Fassbender, and now it’s the turn of Danny McBride, who is joined by the legendary director on what we presume is the Covenant spacecraft.

See Also: Spoiler: Katherine Waterston’s Alien: Covenant character revealed

Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created in Alien with Alien: Covenant, the second chapter in a prequel trilogy that began with Prometheus — and connects directly to Scott’s 1979 seminal work of science fiction. Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world — whose sole inhabitant is the “synthetic” David (Michael Fassbender), survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

Alien: Covenant is set for release on August 4th, »

- Gary Collinson

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Exclusive Interview with filmmaker Robert Rodriguez

21 June 2016 11:24 PM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Robert Rodriguez interview

Movie director Robert Rodriguez is one of our favourites. His resume includes DesperadoSin City, The FacultySpy Kids, From Dusk Till Dawn, Planet Terror and Machete, and eclectic range of genre films that all hit the right spot.

Rodriguez is somewhat of a maverick film director. He’s not one to play by the expected rules of the movie world, be that in what he puts on the screen or how he interacts with his peers. During his career he has left both the screen writers and directors guild in favour of blazing his own path. His latest venture has been to create his own television network ‘El Rey’ which caters to a Latin American audience.

He used the platform to bring back a project from his past From Dusk Till Dawn; the film starred George Clooney and Quentin Tarantino as brothers and criminal Seth and Richard Gecko. »

- Kat Hughes

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Noomi Rapace to return for Prometheus sequel Alien: Covenant

21 June 2016 1:00 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Despite previous reports suggesting otherwise, sources close to Deadline have now confirmed that Noomi Rapace will be reprising her role from 2012’s Prometheus as Elizabeth Shaw for 2017’s sequel, Alien: Covenant. According to the outlet, the actress is currently on the set of the film in Australia, where she will shoot “weeks worth of scenes.” The size of her role is unknown at the time.

Back in August 2012, when 20th Century Fox announced they’d be making a sequel due to the moderate success of Prometheus, Rapace was on board to come back. Earlier this year, however, fans were led to believe that Rapace wouldn’t make an appearance after director Ridley Scott (Alien) confirmed such news in an interview. That story was further cemented when the film’s ensemble was unveiled and she wasn’t listed among the many names.

See Also: Ridley Scott and Michael Fassbender featured in »

- Justin Cook

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Noomi Rapace to Appear in Alien: Covenant?

20 June 2016 5:03 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Ever since the end credits rolled in Ridley Scott’s Prometheus, viewers have been wondering if we’ll see more of Elizabeth Shaw on the big screen. But when Alien: Covenant, Scott’s sequel to his Alien prequel, was announced, actress Noomi Rapace was oddly absent from the gradually revealed cast. Until now.

Deadline reports that Rapace is on the Australian set of Alien: Covenant and is expected to “shoot weeks worth of scenes.” If Rapace is indeed back as Shaw, fans could finally see what happened after archeologist Elizabeth Shaw and the decapitated head of the android David (played by Michael Fassbender, who is already confirmed to co-star in Alien: Covenant), flew off the surface of Lv-223 in search of the Engineers’ home planet.

In addition to the aforementioned Fassbender (and potentially Rapace), the cast of Alien: Covenant includes Katherine Waterston (Inherent Vice), Demián Bichir (The Bridge), Danny McBride »

- Derek Anderson

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Is Amber Heard’s Justice League Role In Jeopardy?

16 June 2016 6:54 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

It was confirmed a while back that Amber Heard had been cast as Mera in Zack Snyder’s Justice League movie, but a new report suggests Warner Bros. may be thinking about recasting the role for reasons relating the the actress’ recent domestic troubles with her soon-to-be ex-husband, Johnny Depp.

TMZ reports that Heard was told not to go to London for a costume fitting by producers because she wasn’t “camera ready.” Apparently, they feel that all the stress of her legal battles with Depp – not to mention the intense and invasive media scrutiny – has caused the Machete Kills star to drop 20 pounds, and she is now too thin to play the character. Plus, there’s a very good chance Heard is going to be too caught up in her upcoming court case to even find the time (not to mention the energy) to shoot the picture.

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- Mark Cassidy

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‘A Star Is Born’ Remake: Lady Gaga In Talks To Join Bradley Cooper’s Directorial Debut

16 June 2016 3:06 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Back in May, Deadline reported that talks emerged to have Lady Gaga star in Bradley Cooper’s remake of “A Star Is Born” for Warner Bros. At that time the singer had not committed to the project, but now it seems as if she is ready for her big-screen close up.

Gaga is now officially in negotiations to star opposite Cooper, who is set to make his directorial debut.

Read More: How They Created Lady Gaga’s Countess From ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’ (Emmy Watch)

Based on William Wellman’s 1937 movie, the story centers on a movie star who helps an aspiring young actress as his own career is in a downward spiral. The film was remade in 1954 with Judy Garland and 1976 with Barbra Streisand, in what would be Gaga’s role.

The “Born This Way” singer was high on Cooper’s list of actresses after Beyoncé had to drop out due to scheduling conflicts. »

- Liz Calvario

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Ridley Scott and Michael Fassbender featured in new behind-the-scenes image from Alien: Covenant

16 June 2016 8:18 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The official social media channels for Alien: Covenant have debuted a new image from next year’s hotly-anticipated sci-fi, which sees director Ridley Scott joined by his returning Prometheus star Michael Fassbender. Check it out here…

See Also: Spoiler: Katherine Waterston’s Alien: Covenant character revealed

Fassbender certainly looks different than David did in Prometheus (his head is once again attached to a body, for a start), so could this be another android who is part of the Covenant crew? It’s looking likely from the above image.

Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created in Alien with Alien: Covenant, the second chapter in a prequel trilogy that began with Prometheus — and connects directly to Scott’s 1979 seminal work of science fiction. Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, »

- Gary Collinson

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Court Papers Reveal Just How Much Money Amber Heard Made Last Year

31 May 2016 5:55 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

As the divorce battle between Amber Heard, 30, and Johnny Depp, 52, continues, new court documents reveal just how much the actress made last year. According to court papers obtained by People, Heard earned a total of $259,876 in 2015 from projects such as The Danish Girl, which paid her $31,112 and Paranoia for which she earned $45,314. She also received paychecks from high-end companies Tiffany ($120,000) and Bulgari ($50,000). But the papers also show Heard's long list of expenses including agent fees, auto payments and union dues. After all is said and done, the actress took home a total of $51,461 last year. In a request for a »

- Mia McNiece

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First look at Katherine Waterston in ‘Alien: Covenant’

26 May 2016 11:46 PM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Ridley Scott is currently in Australia shooting the Prometheus sequel/ Alien prequel Alien: Covenant, a film which he and 20th Century Fox will release in August of next year. Some set photos have been popping up online via various outlets, but here we have our first ‘official’ look at one of the series’ new stars, Katherine Waterston, who we last saw in Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs.

The image, which you can see below, was actually from an image on a monitor, but you can clearly see Waterston’s new female lead.

Here’s the plot.

Set as the second chapter in a prequel trilogy that began with PrometheusAlien: Covenant connects directly to Ridley Scott’s 1979 seminal work of science fiction. It begins with the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy. There, the crew discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, »

- Paul Heath

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Katherine Waterston’s Character Teased in New Alien: Covenant Photo

26 May 2016 9:10 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

With filming now underway in Australia on Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant, a new photo from the film has been revealed, teasing Katherine Waterston’s character Daniels.

The photo (see below) comes from the official Alien Facebook page, and features Waterston as Daniels in the damaged hallway of what could be the spaceship Covenant. The photo is accompanied with the caption, “Nowhere to run. #AlienCovenant #Daniels”. This is the second official look at the film, following the teaser image of a Covenant crew member’s patch that was revealed on Alien Day.

A follow-up to 2012’s Prometheus and the second of three planned prequel films, Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant is scheduled to hit theaters on August 4th, 2017.

In addition to Waterston (Inherent Vice), the cast for Alien: Covenant includes Michael Fassbender (reprising his role as the synthetic David from Prometheus), Demián Bichir (The Bridge), Danny McBride (Eastbound & Down), Amy Seimetz (The Sacrament, »

- Derek Anderson

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First look at Katherine Waterston in Alien: Covenant behind-the-scenes image

26 May 2016 7:42 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Over the weekend we brought you some set photos from Alien: Covenant featuring an “extraterrestrial massacre” [see here], and now the social media platforms for Ridley Scott’s latest foray into the world of the Alien franchise have revealed a new behind-the-scenes images from the film, which gives us our first look at Katherine Waterston as Daniels…

Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created in Alien with Alien: Covenant, the second chapter in a prequel trilogy that began with Prometheus — and connects directly to Scott’s 1979 seminal work of science fiction. Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world — whose sole inhabitant is the “synthetic” David (Michael Fassbender), survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

Alien: Covenant is set for release on August 4th, 2017. Michael Fassbender »

- Gary Collinson

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Cannes Review: Mel Gibson is Officially a B-Movie Star With 'Blood Father'

21 May 2016 8:01 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

At one point, Mel Gibson was supposed to cameo in "The Hangover Part II" as a tattoo artist, but his tarnished reputation quickly proved that he couldn't play for jokes. In "Blood Father," Gibson finally lands that role under different circumstances. As a rugged ex-alcoholic who drops his needle to zoom through the desert on a motorbike — taking down hordes of bad guys to protect his daughter — Gibson inherits a less-than-desirable mantle from the likes of Steven Seagal and Chuck Norris. The punishment for his sins is a cinematic purgatory of mediocre genre fare.  It's not the worst fate, but certainly a step down in terms of quality and innovation. Having anchored the 2012 shoot-'em-up "Get the Gringo" and delivered bit parts in "Machete Kills" and "Expendables 3," Gibson now solidifies his new stature as a B-movie star, fated to anchor discardable material readymade for the bottom-of-the-barrel VOD »

- Eric Kohn

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Alien: Covenant set photos show an extraterrestrial massacre as Michael Fassbender promises “great sets and aliens coming out of people”

21 May 2016 12:29 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With production now underway on Ridley Scott’s Prometheus sequel / Alien prequel Alien: Covenant, some new spyphotos have arrived online from the Sydney set of the film, showing what has been described as an “extraterrestrial massacre” featuring what looks to be scorched humanoids (or Engineers?). Check them out here…

See Also: Explosive set photos from Alien: Covenant

Stop Everything

Some #AlienCovenant set pictures have leaked and we can hardly contain ourselves pic.twitter.com/D7mXRtwzql

— Sky Movies (@skymovies) May 20, 2016

Meanwhile, speaking to Inquirer, Prometheus star Michael Fassbender has offered a few details on the film, stating that:

“There are going to be great sets and aliens coming out of people. The sets are fantastic. Again, the most impressive sets I’ve seen since Prometheus, which was the original setting. It’s a fantastic mixture of high-end technology and primitive elements. The way that I can explain it is the »

- Gary Collinson

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Marko Zaror Joins From Dusk Till Dawn

28 April 2016 10:00 AM, PDT | Screen Anarchy | See recent Screen Anarchy news »

It would appear that From Dusk Till Dawn series creator Robert Rodriguez and Chilean martial artist Marko Zaror have got a little bromance going on and, really, who can blame them? After first using Zaror for a key supporting part in Machete Kills Rodriguez quickly brought him back to fight Michelle Rodriguez in a music video he directed for Demi Lovato and now Twitch has learned that Zaror has joined the cast From Dusk Till Dawn for the upcoming third season. While we don't really know anything about overall storyline what we do know is that Zaror's character is an Aztec jaguar warrior and that it will be a recurring part. So we can safely assume that there will be many asses kicked in the...

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