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Quentin Tarantino Presents Iron Monkey on Blu-ray Quentin Tarantino Presents Iron Monkey on Blu-ray
It turns out that "Quentin Tarantino Presents" was not the bs that my cynical little heart expected and hoped it to be. It turned out that Quentin Tarantino has a genuine great love for the Kung Fu movie genre; he can name all of the directors, discuss their s...
09/22/2009 3:12 PM EDT  | Read More

New Witchblade Film Will Deviate from Comic Book New Witchblade Film Will Deviate from Comic Book
The Witchblade, the upcoming film based on the books of the same name, has been progressing slowly through the past few months, but there have been some new developments recently, according to MTV's Splash Page. Top Cow president Matt Hawkins gave an interview recently,...
09/21/2009 2:57 PM EDT  | Read More

The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi Swings It's Way Onto Blu-ray The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi Swings It's Way Onto Blu-ray
Zatoichi's character -- a blind, wandering swordsman, who makes a living as a gambler and a masseur as he spends his time killing people when the chips are down. He has been around quite awhile, and has at least 26 films, and a TV series. There was a re-birth in 20...
09/18/2009 2:10 PM EDT  | Read More

Blockbuster To Shut Down 960 Stores, Open Kiosks Blockbuster To Shut Down 960 Stores, Open Kiosks
Blockbuster will be closing 960 stores across the country, starting immediately. By the time the year draws to a close, there will be 685 stores shut down. The 275 stores left will be shutting down in 2010.   But don't count Blockbuster out just yet. They will...
09/18/2009 10:29 AM EDT  | Read More

The Legend of The Drunken Master Comes To Blu-ray The Legend of The Drunken Master Comes To Blu-ray
Jackie Chan played a Chinese folk hero -- a real life, historical martial artist and Doctor, Wong Fei Hung.  The 1978 movie, Drunken Master, was a success and helped launch Jackie Chan's career as a physical comedian martial artist.  Almost two decades later, Jacki...
09/17/2009 3:17 PM EDT  | Read More

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Unleases Ultimate Force of Four Blu-ray Box Set Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Unleases Ultimate Forc...
Prepare for the ultimate in hard-hitting action and excitement as four Kung-Fu classics high-kick their way onto Blu-ray High Definition as part of the The Ultimate Force of Four Box Set, arriving in stores September 15, 2009, from Miramax Home Entertainment. This mustown bo...
09/15/2009 8:17 PM EDT  | Read More

Another 80s Film Remake In The Works Another 80s Film Remake In The Works
According to Variety, Sony and Fox will be releasing a remake of "Heathers". The 1989 classic dark teen dramedy will be brought back to life by Mark Rizzo and Jenny Bicks, of "Sex and the City" fame.  "Heathers" featured a girl na...
09/14/2009 8:03 PM EDT  | Read More

Disney Teams Up With Guillermo Del Toro To Create Animated Features Disney Teams Up With Guillermo Del Toro To Create Animated Features
Anaheim, California -- September 11, 2009 -- The Walt Disney Studios, in collaboration with acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro ("Pan's Labyrinth," "The Hobbit"), is launching a new production label called Disney Double Dare You, to create new animated...
09/11/2009 10:39 PM EDT  | Read More

Pirates of The Caribbean 4 Gets A Title Pirates of The Caribbean 4 Gets A Title
On Friday, September 11th, 2009,  Johnny Depp sailed onstage atop the Black Pearl pirate ship in Anaheim, California at Disney's D23 Expo to help announce the forthcoming installment of Disney's blockbuster film franchise, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.Cap...
09/11/2009 10:35 PM EDT  | Read More

Nicholas Cage Out of Green Hornet Nicholas Cage Out of Green Hornet
Nicholas Cage has dropped out of the upcoming film, "The Green Hornet". Cage was set to play the villain in the film. Rumor has it that the reason for the split was that the actor and the studio (Columbia Pictures) were unable to reach a deal. It is...
09/09/2009 11:04 AM EDT  | Read More