Kong Skull Island Review

The Plot In 1973 team of explorers and soldiers travel to an uncharted island in the Pacific, unaware that they are crossing into the domain of monsters, including the mythic Kong. The Good When going into Kong: Skull Island, you may be inclined to compare it with 2014’s Godzilla of which this film is the [...]

J.K. Simmons BAFTA 2015 Winners Interview

J.K. Simmons won the BAFTA for  best supporting actor for his portrayal of the ferocious music teacher bullying Miles Teller towards drumming greatness in Whiplash. He spoke about working with director Damien Chazelle, young co-star Miles Teller and future projects including King Kong reboot Skull Island. Read a full transcript of his winners press conference [...]

New King Kong Movie Announced

Whilst DC and Marvel have been dominating Hall H at this year’s Comic Con , Legendary Pictures had a nice trick up their sleeve with the announcement of a new King Kong movie entitled Skull Island. Slated for release on November 4th 2016 Skull Island surprised fans with a trailer that at first looked like [...]

Visual Effects Pioneer Ray Harryhausen Dies at 92

Special Effects genuis and stop-motion animation pioneer Ray Harryhausen passed away today in London at the age of 92. The sad news was confirmed by his family through The Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation Facebook page. In a moving obituary reprinted below in full his family outlined the extraordinary legacy Ray left behind. He  forever changed the [...]

Naomi Watts Set to play princess Diana

The Invasion director Oliver Hirschbiegel will be making a film about the late life of Princess Diana, and Ecosse Films today announced who will star as the lead: Naomi Watts. The biopic is called Caught in Flight, and it focuses on the last two years of Diana’s life she had at last found true happiness [...]