Friday, August 12, 2022

Mortal Kombat Legends: Snow Blind coming 10/9 to Digital, 10/11 to 4K & Blu-ray

Mortal Kombat Legends Snow Blind Animated Movie
A shattered hero must overcome battle-inflicted blindness and seemingly insurmountable odds to save his village and, ultimately all of Earthrealm in Mortal Kombat Legends: Snow Blind, an all-new, feature-length film produced by Warner Bros. Animation in coordination with NetherRealm Studios and Warner Bros. Games. The film arrives from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on Digital on October 9, 2022 and on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack and Blu-ray on October 11, 2022. 

The action-packed Mortal Kombat Legends: Snow Blind will be available on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack (USA $29.99 SRP; Canada $34.99 SRP), Blu-ray+Digital (USA $24.99 SRP), Blu-ray (Canada $29.99 SRP), and Digital ($19.99). The Blu-ray+Digital features a Blu-ray disc with the film in hi-definition and a digital version of the movie. The 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack features an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc in 4K with HDR, a Blu-ray disc featuring the film in hi-definition, and a digital version of the movie. 

Cryptozoic at Emerald City Comic Con 2022

Cryptozoic at Emerald City Comic Con 2022
Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of tabletop games, trading cards, and collectibles, today announced that it will offer an exclusive figure and showcase its newest games and collectibles at Emerald City Comic Con, August 18-21 at the Seattle Convention Center.

At Booth #2201, it will sell the ECCC-exclusive Cosmic Bigfoot vinyl figure, part of the Cryptkins™ Unleashed line of figures. In addition, the company will have the new Harley Quinn The Suicide Squad Movie Collectible vinyl figure; four different DC Hand Statues, including the new Batman Batarang Statue: Gotham City Grit Edition; and Cryptkins figures.

Marvel's Midnight Suns Comic Trailer

Marvel's Midnight Suns Comic Book 2022
Next month, the Midnight Suns rise again in a brand-new limited series! Written by Ethan Sacks with art by Luigi Zagaria, MIDNIGHT SUNS will star Marvel’s hottest mystical defenders and fiercest fighters including Blade, Kushala, the Ghost Rider also known as Spirit Rider, Magik, Wolverine, Nico Minoru, and Strange Academy’s Zoe Laveau. This thrilling team will assemble when a horrifying threat from the late Sorcerer Supreme’s past emerges and claims Zoe Laveau as its first target. The saga that follows will impact the very fabric of magic in the main Marvel Comics universe, revealing deep secrets and impacting characters such as Agatha Harkness, Doctor Doom, the students of Strange Academy, and more! See the team fight like hell to overcome the darkest of threats in the all-new MIDNIGHT SUNS trailer, featuring never-before-seen artwork!

SHUDDER’S 61-day Halloween Celebration Sept 1 through Oct 31

Shudder Halloween Lineup
Shudder, AMC Network’s premium streaming service for horror, thriller, and the supernatural, will kick off its annual 61-day Halloween event beginning Thursday, September 1. Shudder is the leading streamer for thrills and frights year-round. But the service goes above and beyond every September and October, this year presenting an unprecedented lineup of 11 acclaimed, must-see new films and new original series, along with other special treats to be announced, to truly be “The Home for Halloween.”

"Halloween is the best time of year on Shudder, and this Halloween, we're featuring the best lineup of programming in our history," said Shudder General Manager Craig Engler. "We have 11 original and exclusive movie premieres, including a new film from horror master Dario Argento, a Halloween special from superstar host Joe Bob Briggs, and three new series — from Bryan Fuller, The Boulet Brothers, and the producers of Eli Roth's History of Horror."

Poltergeist Arrives on 4K Ultra HD and Digital 9/20

Poltergeist 4K Ultra HD
Poltergeist, the 1982 classic horror film written by Steven Spielberg and directed by Tobe Hooper, will be released on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital on September 20, it was announced today by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.  

Poltergeist stars JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Zelda Rubinstein, Beatrice Straight and Heather O’Rourke. 

The screenplay for Poltergeist was written by Spielberg, Michael Grais, and Mark Victor, from a story by Spielberg.  The film was produced by Frank Marshall and Spielberg. 

Buffalo 8 Announces September 2 Release for Genre Doc ‘THE HORROR CROWD’

The Horror Crowd
Buffalo 8 has announced a release date of September 2 on digital and video on demand for THE HORROR CROWD. The documentary also marks the feature directorial debut for Ruben Pla. The film has played to film festivals such as FrightFest and Grimmfest and has earned several festival honors including Santa Fe Film Festival’s “Best Director,” “Best Horror Feature” from London Independent Film Festival and “Best Documentary” at Seattle Film Festival.

Pla has assembled an all-star cast of actors and filmmakers to discuss the Hollywood horror community, covering such wide-ranging topics as women in horror, race relations, “being the weird kid,” and film festivals, as well as the unique community and support that exists in the space. Among the near-40 people who appear are Lin Shaye (Insidious), Director Russell Mulcahy (Highlander, Resident Evil: Extinction), Producer/Director Oren Peli (Paranormal Activity), Brea Grant ("Dexter"), Director Ernest R. Dickerson ("The Walking Dead"), Director Adam Robitel (Escape Room), Clare Kramer ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer"), Blumhouse’s Director of Development Ryan Turek, Greg Grunberg (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker), Director Chelsea Stardust (Satanic Panic), Director Darren Lynn Bousman (Saw franchise) and many, many more.

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Jack Osbourne Teams with Jason Mewes and Jamie Kennedy For NIGHT OF TERROR

Jack Osbourne's Night of Terror UFOs on discovery plus
Jack Osbourne is taking viewers to the edge of the unknown in the new, two-hour special, JACK OSBOURNE’S NIGHT OF TERROR: UFOs, launching Saturday, September 3 on discovery+. In his latest quest, Osbourne teams up with his actor friends Jason Mewes (“Clerks,” “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back”) and Jamie Kennedy (“Scream,” “Son of the Mask”) to venture out on an out-of-this-world journey for answers behind the strange activity surrounding Utah’s Uinta Basin.  This infamous basin and its vast desert landscape are shrouded in supernatural mystery, and sightings of otherworldly visitors date back centuries.

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Kong & Godzilla Get an Upgrade

Playmates Monsterverse Figures Titan Tech Kong

As we anxiously await the next installment of Warner Bros' kaiju throwdown movie series, toy license holder Playmates has been having some fun! Not content with the (expected) battle-damaged, snow-dusted variants they've cranked out so far, it seems the designers pulled some all-nighters and came up with two supremely unique designs that even life-long toy collectors won't soon forget.

Introducing... TITAN TECH TRANSFORMING KONG AND GODZILLA 8 INCH FIGURES!!

Friday, July 29, 2022

SDCC2022: Green Lantern Premiere, 2023 DCU/DCA Movies Slate Announced

DC Universe and DC Animated Movies for 2023

It was Christmas in July as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment gave a gift, then tossed in a few surprises at 2022 Comic-Con International this past weekend.

The initial gift -- the World Premiere of "Green Lantern: Beware My Power" -- came on Friday night as the enthusiastic Ballroom 20 audience was treated to the first public screening of the latest entry in the 15-year history of the DC Universe Movies. The screening was followed by an exciting, informative and oftentimes funny panel discussion amongst actors Aldis Hodge (John Stewart/Green Lantern), Jimmi Simpson (Green Arrow), Jamie Gray Hyder (Hawkgirl) and Brian Bloom (Adam Strange) alongside the filmmaking quartet of executive producer Butch Lukic, director Jeff Wamester and co-screenwriters John Semper Jr. & Ernie Altbacker. Publicist Gary Miereanu served as moderator.

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Terminators Invade Call of Duty

Call of Duty TerminatorDuring the month of August, players can get the T-800 and T-1000 Terminator models in two limited-time Ultra Operator Bundles in Call of Duty: Warzone and Vanguard.

Available on the Shop from August 1 through August 31, the Tracer Pack: T-800 and Tracer Pack: T-1000 feature Ultra-Rarity Operators equipped with Weapon Blueprints and other items inspired by the iconic blockbuster film Terminator 2: Judgment Day.