Showing posts from December 7, 2014

New clip for the Doctor Who Christmas Special "Last Christmas" features Santa and Rudolph!

A brand new clip has been released for the Christmas episode of the British sci-fi show Doctor Who and it features some iconic holiday characters! The Christmas episode has the Doctor and Clara trapped on an arctic base that is under attack and they must team up with Santa Claus to save the day! The clip features an entrance from Santa with his trusted reindeer, Rudolph! I love that Rudolph will make an appearance in this episode but there is one thing in this clip that makes me cringe. At the end of the clip you'll see Santa use a remote lock to "lock" Rudolph or get him to calm down a bit. It is a bit odd but this whole, "Lets put a remote lock on things that don't normally have one because it's funny" thing is a bit old. It was funny when David Tennant did it with the TARDIS in "The End of Time" but we have seen it done a few more times now in Doctor Who. However, using it on Rudolph is just ridiculous. Anyway, watch the clip below and enjo…

Interview with John Barrowman may have given away a big secret for Arrow!

Last Wednesday's mid-season finale of Arrow left fans asking a lot of answers and desperately looking for answers.

*Spoilers for the Arrow mid-season finale!

*Stop reading if you haven't seen it yet!

The ending scene in the episode has Oliver Queen go head to head with Ra's al Ghul in a fight to the death. If you haven't seen the fight scene yet or want to watch it again you can see it here. The end result has Ra's al Ghul winning the fight and stabbing Oliver Queen through the chest with a sword, then kicking him off a mountain side cliff. In the trailer for the show's return you see Oliver laying on a ledge on the cliff and a figure approaching him. There were a lot of theories on who this could be but it appears that hat is out of the bag.

Actor John Barrowman conducted an interview prior to the conclusion of his filming where he teases who the mysterious figure approaching Oliver could be. However, it seems that Barrowman needs a lesson on how to properly teas…

See Azog's battle plan in this funny LEGO The Hobbit video!

The orc Azog from The Hobbit may not be known for his military tactics, but his approach is straight and to the point; KILL. In this new, funny video from Brotherhood Workshop Azog learns that rushing into battle to kill everything with no real plan doesn't always work out. Enjoy!

Source: YouTube - BrotherhoodWorkshop

New clip for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies has Tauriel slicing down nasty orcs!

A new, short clip has been released for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies and it stars the elven warrior Tauriel (Evangeline Lilly). The clip shows Tauriel making short work of some menacing orcs. Enjoy!

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Marvel releases the first two episode titles and descriptions for their show Agent Carter!

After bringing you a new official clip from Agent Carter yesterday, I am now happy to present to you the first two episode titles and descriptions for the show!

Episode titles and descriptions:
"“Now is Not the End”  Peggy is contacted by old acquaintance Howard Stark (Dominic Cooper, Marvel’s “Captain America: The First Avenger”) when he is framed for unleashing his deadliest weapons and can trust no one else. To help Peggy clear Stark’s name, he insists his butler, Edwin Jarvis, be at her beck and call–whether she likes it or not. But the risk is great: If caught, Agent Carter could be targeted as a traitor and spend the rest of her days in prison…or worse.  “Bridge and Tunnel”  Howard Stark’s deadliest weapon has fallen into enemy hands, and only Agent Carter can recover it. But can she do so before her undercover mission is discovered by SSR Chief Dooley and Agent Thompson?" Are you excited to see Peggy Carter in action when Agent Carter airs this January? What elements …

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles featurette takes a closer look at Leonardo!

Check out this new featurette from the upcoming DVD / Blu-ray release of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! The video features director Jonathan Liebesman, writer Josh Appelbaum, and actor Pete Ploszek discussing what makes Leonardo such a great leader to his brothers. Enjoy!


The first of twelve new pieces of Harry Potter material released for Christmas on Pottermore talks about Snape and Lily's past!

Today started a very exciting time for Harry Potter fans as the first of 12 new pieces of material for the Harry Potter franchise was released by author J.K. Rowling on the site Pottermore today! Every day from today until December 23rd Rowling has stated that new material will be released as a Christmas gift to her fans. Talk about the best advent calendar ever!

It is said that some of these gifts will be stories while others will be magical "puzzle pieces" like background information or a new spell or potion. To start the gift giving off, a magical riddle was posted on the Pottermore Facebook page that read,
"In a house on Spinner’s End, a meeting takes place, a mother begs help for her son, tears on her face. Agreeing to help, though he doesn’t know how. Which potions master performs an unbreakable vow?" Read the answer to the riddle and the newly released piece of material on Pottermore inside the full article!

The answer to this riddle is "Professor Snape…

Marvel releases a new synopsis for Ant-Man as well as new casting info!

Some great new information has just surfaced for the upcoming Marvel film Ant-Man! Being directed by Peyton Reed this film has had a lot of press around it due to its rocky history that led it to where it is today. Marvel has released a new official synopsis for the film and some interesting character information.

A list of new characters was released but unfortunately no information to go along with the characters. Actor Bobby Cannavale will play Paxton, Michael Pena will play Luis, Judy Greer will portray Maggie, Tip “Ti” Harris will be Dave, David Dastmalchian will be Kurt, Wood Harris will play Gale, and lastly Jordi Molla will portray Castillo. Among the main cast that fans already know about are Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, aka Ant-Man, Michael Douglas as Hank Pym, Evangeline Lilly as Hope Van Dyne, and Corey Stoll as Darren Cross, aka Yellowjacket.

Here is the new official synopsis:

"The next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings a founding member of The Avengers …

Peggy prepares for work in the first clip from the first episode of Marvel's upcoming show Agent Carter!

The first official clip, well technically the second, from ABC's upcoming Marvel show Agent Carter fans get a glimpse of Agent Peggy Carter preparing for work as she talks to her unsuspecting roommate.

Agent Carter premieres on January 6, 2015 at 8pm ET. (*This will be a 2 hour premiere!)

Source: YouTube - Marvel Entertainment

Thundercats and Christmas mash-up art has Santa wielding the Sword of Omens!

Check out this fun piece of fan art titled "Thunderclaus" from Deviant Artist QuadForceFive! The piece features Santa Claus holding the Sword of Omens from the Thundercats franchise. This piece of fan art could very well explain how Santa watches all the boys and girls around the world!

Fans of Thundercats will know that the Sword of Omens allows its wielder to see across great distances with its iconic ability "Sight Beyond Sight", by saying the command, "Sword of Omens, give me Sight Beyond Sight!" We're onto to you, Santa!
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Source: Deviant Art - QuadForceFive

Watch the new trailer for the Doctor Who Christmas special "Last Christmas"!

Get ready for another ride through time and space in the TARDIS! The BBC has released an official promotional trailer for the Doctor Who Christmas episode "Last Christmas" and fans are in for a treat! Watch as the Doctor and Clara get trapped on an arctic base under attack and have to team up with Santa Claus!

The Christmas episode of Doctor Who will air on Christmas day, December 25, 2014.

Source: YouTube - BBC

Stephen Colbert interviews Smaug the dragon on The Colbert Report!

Last night on The Colbert Report Stephen Colbert interviewed the star of the upcoming film The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies; Smaug the dragon! Fans know what a huge fan of Tolkien Colbert is (he even had a small role in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug!) so this must have been the interview of a lifetime for him. The interview itself is absolutely great and really funny. They even show a wonderful clip from the upcoming film! Enjoy!

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Watch the emotional final trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies!

The final trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies has been released and it is quite emotional. This is a perfect and enthralling final trailer before we finally see the movie for ourselves. This trailer feels perfect as the last bits we'll see before the official release of the film. The narration combined with the slow music will really get fans thinking about everything that has led to this final film.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies will be in theaters on December 17, 2014.

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Five character names are revealed for Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

Thanks to Entertainment Weekly, fans now know the names of a small list of characters that has been officially released by LucasFilm. This list of names includes the characters that were revealed to the world in the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer.

The names of the revealed characters are:

John Boyega is Finn (unmaked stormtrooper in the trailer intro)The ball droid is BB-8Oscar Isaac is Poe Dameron (X-Wing Pilot)Daisy Ridley is Rey (girl on speeder)The Sith's name is Kylo Ren (possibly played by Adam Driver) There you have it! The names of five new Star Wars characters! What do you think these characters will contribute to the overall story?

Source: Entertainment Weekly

Re-watch the climactic showdown from the Arrow mid-season finale and read Stephen Amell's words to his fans!

*Spoiler for the mid-season finale of Arrow.

The mid-season finale of Arrow left fans with no words. (The words they did find were not exactly "work safe".) The climax of the episode saw the Arrow, Stephen Amell, fight Ra's al Ghul, Matt Nable, in a duel to the death. The fight was extremely well done and showcased the skill that Ra's al Ghul really has. The fight ends with Oliver Queen being stabbed through the chest by a sword and being kicked off a mountain cliff. (We'll most likely be seeing the introduction of a nearby Lazarus Pit when the show returns.)

Below you can re-watch the fight scene and then find out what actor Stephen Amell had to say about it all.

After the mid-season finale Stephen Amell sent out the following tweet.

It was a good run.
— Stephen Amell (@amellywood) December 11, 2014

It's great to see that he has a sense of humor! Shortly after this Amell took to Facebook to thank his fans for all the feedback they were giving about the show …

Star Wars vs Indiana Jones - The iconic boulder is replaced by a ball droid!

Inspired by a meme that has been circulating around YouTuber DeviantRahll has created this funny video that mashes together Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Raiders of the Lost Arc (Indiana Jones franchise). Watch as The Force Awakens' ball droid BB-8 takes the place of the iconic boulder in the Indiana Jones film. Enjoy!

Source: YouTube - DeviantRahll

If Cinderella used the dating app Tinder! Tinderella: A Modern Fairy Tale.

College Humor has released a new comedy video that puts a modern day spin on the classic fairy tale of Cinderella. Titled "Tinderella: A Modern Fairy Tale", this video has Cinderella use the dating app Tinder to find her prince charming and meet up with him at a local bar. The result will really make you laugh!
"Present day Cinderella doesn't wait for a fairy godmother to fix her up, she uses Tinder. Watch our take on the classic fairytale, updated for 2014. It may not end happily ever after, but it's good enough for tonight." Enjoy!

Source: YouTube - CollegeHumor

Funny LEGO video explains why Saruman went bad in The Hobbit / The Lord of the Rings!

The character of Saruman from The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings wasn't always evil but he eventually turned to the evil arts. Take a look at this funny video from the Brotherhood Workshop that shows why Saruman turned evil in these stories. Enjoy!
"Saruman the White has always been the odd man out in the council of the wise. And when you have no one to talk to, sometimes you fall in with the wrong crowd."

Source: YouTube - BrotherhoodWorkshop

Marvel (still) in talks with Sony to bring Spider-Man to the Marvel Cinematic Universe!

Perhaps the biggest news to come from the Sony hack is that Marvel Studios has been in talks with Sony to bring Spider-Man over to the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Yes, you read that right!

A leaked email from Sony Pictures president Doug Belgrad to Sony motion picture chief Amy Pascal revealed a discussion about a deal that would allow Marvel to produce a new trilogy of Spider-Man films while Sony kept creative control throughout. A separate email showed Amy Pascal talking about Marvel being in contact about adding Spider-Man in the upcoming Captain America sequel Captain America: Civil War. Comic fans will know that Spidey plays a rather large role in that storyline and that Marvel will really want to acquire the rights to use him in the film.

Initial reports seemed to point in the direction that these talks from October broke down and that Sony planned a "Spidey Summit" for January to discuss the future of the character. However, Latino Review (a site and source that I have …

Sony in talks to cross over 21 Jump Street and Men In Black.

The Sony hack has been delivering some interesting news but this may be the most bizarre piece of information that has surfaced so far.

It appears that Sony has been looking for a way to get their Men In Black franchise back into the spotlight after a less than stellar outcome from MIB 3. Emails from Sony Pictures co-chairman Amy Pascal reveal that Sony is looking to return to the Men In Black franchise by crossing it over with the comedic "Jump Street" franchise starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum. Jonah Hill is one of the producers for "Jump Street" and seems to be on board with this radical idea.
"In an e-mail to Ms. Pascal, Mr. Hill says “jump street merging with mib i think that’s clean and rad and powerful.”" Exact details on this crossover are non-existent at the moment but it looks like Sony would like to release this film between 2016 and 2017.
"In another e-mail, Hannah Minghella, a president of production for Sony’s Columbia Pictures l…

Star Wars' Imperial March played on eight computer floppy drives!

Sit back and enjoy Star Wars' Imperial March played on eight computer floppy drives!

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Executive producers from Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. discuss the Inhumans and Skye's true comic identity!

The mid-season finale of Marvel's Agents of SHIELD was huge last night! Fans could not believe what they had seen.

*Spoilers for the mid-season finale*

It was finally revealed last night that Skye, played by actress Chloe Bennet, is actually an Inhuman! I had this theory leading up to this episode but it is great to see it now confirmed. It's also really cool to think that Agents of SHIELD is already laying down the ground work for the 2018 Inhumans film.

Inhumans are a race that were genetically enhanced by the Kree and have special abilities unique to each individual.

However, there was another big reveal in this episode by Skye's father who called her by her real name, "Daisy".

Executive producers Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about both who Skye really is and what it is like to be writing an Inhuman storyline into the show.
"What was the toughest part about getting this episode right? Tancharoen:We're revealing a…

Fan made Suicide Squad film trailer will get you excited for the real thing!

The recent news that director David Ayer would bring DC Comic's Suicide Squad to the big screen gained a lot of positive attention from fans and the media. With a second announcement announcing the cast that will consists of Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jared Leto as the Joker, Will Smith as Deadshot, Tom Hardy as Rick Flag, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, and Cara Delevingne as Enchantress, attention grew even further.

For those not in the know, the Suicide Squad are a team of imprisoned supervillains who are brought together by Dr. Amanda Waller and tasked with high-risk missions for the U.S. Government in exchange for a commuted sentence.

Now YouTuber Alex Luthor has created an awesome fan trailer for the film that consists of footage from various TV shows and movies with the announced cast. I have to say that he did a pretty good job. I enjoyed it. Watch the trailer below and let me know what you think. Are you excited for Suicide Squad to hit theaters?

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Seth MacFarlane released a Family Guy parody of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer!

The parody trailers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens haven't ended yet! Take a look at the newest one from Seth MacFarlane that features the characters from the show Family Guy! MacFarlane did a good job here and I can't wait to see what other parodies he comes up with for the future of the Star Wars franchise.

Post by TBS Very Funny.

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Details revealed for Disney and Pixar's Finding Nemo sequel Finding Dory!

Fans were quite excited when Disney and Pixar announced a sequel to the hit film Finding Nemo. The sequel would be titled Finding Dory and as you can guess from the title would focus around the character of Dory, voiced by Ellen DeGeneres.

This new film will be taking place six months after the first film. Dory will become fascinated with where she came from after watching a group of manta rays migrate back home which will lead into our new adventure.
"“The movie will be mostly set at the California Marine Biology Institute, a huge complex of sea life rehabilitation and aquarium, where Dory was born and raised,” Morris says. “We will get to meet new characters, like an octopus, sea lions, a beluga whale, among others.”" Dory's parents will be voiced by Diane Keaton and Eugene Levy. Many fan favorite characters such as Marlin, Nemo and the Tank Gang will be making a return in this new film and fans will be introduced to many new ones as well.

Are you excited to see Findi…

New TV series confirmed for SyFy titled "Krypton"!

Watch out, DC fans! An all new DC show is about to come to the SyFy channel but it takes an interesting twist that you may not have expected.

Syfy and Warner Horizon Television have teamed to create a show titled Krypton that will be about the iconic planet that Superman was born on. David S. Goyer (Constantine) and Ian Goldberg (Once Upon a Time) will be producers of this series and they have come up with an interesting(?) idea for the show.
"From Warner Horizon Television and DC Comics, Krypton takes place years before the Superman legend we know, when the House of El was shamed and ostracized. This drama, which is in development, follows the Man of Steel's grandfather as he brings hope and equality to Krypton, turning a planet in disarray into one worthy of giving birth to the greatest Super Hero ever known."
I can only assume that this show's creators passed on doing a young Superman style show, similar to the current Gotham, because it would be way too similar t…

Marvel superheroes sing Christmas carols to their fans!

The Avengers have assembled to sing everyone some of their favorite Christmas carols! Created by YouTuber James Covenant, this video edits together your favorite Marvel characters saying words to make up the lyrics to Christmas songs. There are definitely some really clever edits in this video and it is a lot of fun. Enjoy!

Source: YouTube - James Covenant

Honest Trailers - Guardians of the Galaxy!

Even though Screen Junkies loved Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, it doesn't mean the movie is safe from getting an Honest Trailer! Their newest video takes a look at Guardians of the Galaxy and does everything they can to poke fun at the film. 
"Guardians of the Galaxy ruled the summer box office and won the heart of America. We relive the movie that proved that people will see ANYTHING with Marvel's name on it!" Enjoy!

Source: YouTube - Screen Junkies

New featurette for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, "Memories from Middle Earth", focuses on the fans of the franchise!

Warner Bros. has released another great featurette for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies titled "Memories of Middle Earth" and it features the fans of the franchise. Watch as fans are interviewed about why they fell in love with this amazing franchise and what they are excited to see in this final trip to Middle Earth.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies will be in theaters on December 17, 2015.

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Watch the full The Flash vs Green Arrow fight from the epic television crossover event!

During the first part of the Flash/Arrow crossover event that occurred on The Flash, there was an epic showdown between the two heroes where the two went toe to toe in a true hero grudge match. The Flash, aka Barry Allen, may have been under the influence of a metahuman but everything he did against Arrow, aka Oliver Queen, was still using his own abilities. This fight scene was fantastic and even though the show declared the fight a tie (seen in a scene just after this video ends), in my eyes The Flash completely won the fight. Watch the video below and let me know who you think came out on top.

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One DC character may already be dead by the start of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice! Find out who!

Some very surprising news has surfaced concerning one character in the upcoming DC film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice! It appears as though one character fans just assumed to get a glimpse of in the film will already be deceased!

*Spoilers ahead*

*Really ... Spoilers*

Badass Digest are reporting that one beloved Batman character will have already died by the time the events of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice take place. Though the film is primarily set in Metropolis, there are some key scenes set in Gotham where fans had expected to see Commissioner James Gordon. However, it appears that Commissioner Gordon will have already died by the time we meet Batman in this film. In the film, Batman will have been operating within Gotham for nearly 17 years. It is not stated when Commissioner Gordon dies or even how but fans will see a memorial plaque to him in the film. This explains why there was never a casting for the character.

How do you feel about this character being deceased i…

Amazing trailer for The Hobbit trilogy tells the tale as one giant film!

Take a look at this amazing re-cut trailer from YouTuber Joel Walden of The Hobbit trilogy as though it were one giant film. Titled "The Hobbit: The Complete Journey", this trailer gives fans a great look at the story as a whole.
"With Peter Jackson’s final chapter in the ‘Middle Earth Saga’, 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' hitting theatres worldwide next week, I thought it would be fun to create a trailer that promotes his cinematic retelling of ‘The Hobbit’ as a single epic piece." 
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies will open in theaters on December 17, 2014.

Source: YouTube - Joel Walden

New featurette released for Avengers: Age of Ultron with new behind the scenes footage!

A new featurette for the upcoming Marvel film Avengers: Age of Ultron has been released from the Guardians of the Galaxy DVD / Blu-ray and it features some great behind the scenes footage! Also included is a great little interview with director Joss Whedon talking about the film and what fans will be able to see in Avengers: Age of Ultron. Enjoy!

Post by Guardians of the Galaxy.

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Honest Video Game Trailers - The Walking Dead!

Smosh Games has answered the call of their fans and created a funny Honest Trailer for the TellTale Games series The Walking Dead!
"Not based on the popular TV show, but instead the way less popular comic book, comes a game about surviving the zombie apocalypse that's mostly people talking about stuff - TellTale's The Walking Dead." Enjoy!

Source: YouTube - Smosh Games

Gamer completes a full Tetris stage in just 19.46 seconds!

WOW! Check out this video of a gamer completing a full stage in the video game Tetris in just 19.46 seconds using 103 pieces! Also, in case you are wondering, this video is not sped up. This is a real time video. Look at the time ticking away on the right side. This is incredible!

Source: YouTube - TOJkero

See how old the original Star Wars characters have become in this hilarious The Force Awakens trailer from SNL!

This weekend, Saturday Night Live had a hilarious Star Wars: The Force Awakens parody trailer sketch that had me laughing pretty hard as I am sure everyone else was who has seen it. I unfortunately did not catch it live but thanks to /Film I was able to see it. The sketch pokes fun at how old the original cast is going to be in the new film and what their characters will look like as senior citizens. James Franco, Saturday's host, played Luke Skywalker, Han Solo is played by Taran Killam, Lando Calrissian is played by Kenan Thompson, and Princess Leia is played by Bobby Moynihan. They truly did a great job with this! Enjoy!

Source: /Film

Halo theme unplugged! An amazing acoustic cover of the video game's theme.

Sit back and enjoy this fantastic acoustic cover to the theme from the video game Halo. I wasn't sure what to expect but this cover is great.The Warp Zone did a wonderful job here and continue to show that when it comes to performing song covers that they are among the best.

Source: YouTube - The Warp Zone

Watch this awesomely re-cut retro trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

This fan made trailer from YouTuber Denver Jackson for Star Wars: The Force Awakens absolutely caught me by surprise. I love it! The trailer is re-cut with a retro style look with a narration similiar to the original films. You'll also notice that the new lightsaber has been touched up to look like the classic sabers. I know that every fan of Star Wars is going to love this video. Enjoy!

Source: YouTube - Denver Jackson