Archive for Samuel L. Jackson

News: First Pics Of RoboCop From The Remake

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , on September 15, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Jose Padilha’s RoboCop has been beset by problems from the outset. The script leaked to an entitled fanboy who then proceeded to tear the film apart. There are rumours of unrest between Padilha and the execs, with Padhila having to fight for every scene he wants in the movie. Still, as Dredd as recently shown, these adversities can be overcome and decent movie made, so let’s not be a complete Debbie Downer on the whole situation, eh? Anyway, the first pics of the new Robo-suit have made their way onto the net. Wanna check them out? Continue reading

News: Jose Padhila’s RoboCop Remake Has Teaser Poster And New Synopsis

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 14, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Hot on the heels of the launch of OmniCorp viral site earlier in week, Jose Padilha’s RoboCop remake has pushed out a teaser poster for the film. It’s nothing special, but hey, I thought I’d sure it to you anyway. That’s not all, though. Nope. We’ve also got the synopsis for the film! Yeah, we know how excited you get for synopses. Check it out. Continue reading

News: RoboCop Remake Has New Viral Site

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 8, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The first viral site for the RoboCop remake has hit the glorious worldwide web courtesy of  OmniCorp. OmniCorp seems to be a rebranded version of Omni Consumer Products (OCP), the giant global mega-corporation from the original film that took Officer Murphy and created RoboCop. The site gives a sneak peek of OmniCorp’s shiny new products – including the familiar looking ED-209 above. Continue reading

News: RoboCop Remake Casting News

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , on June 9, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Jose Padhila’s remake of RoboCop continues to gather pace. Joining news of Joel Kinnaman’s casting as Murphy, the cop who’s gunned down and becomes RoboCop, are some very interesting names. Read on to find out more. Continue reading

Review: The Avengers (Avengers Assemble)

Posted in Movie Review, Movies with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 1, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The seed was sewn back in 2008 with Jon Favreau’s Iron Man. Samuel L. Jackson’s cameo appearance as Nick Fury at the end of the film. The Avenger Initiative, he said. The very mention sent a quiver of excitement down the spines of every comic book loving geek the world over. Would Marvel Studios really bring all their heroes (licensing willing) together in one movie? Could they? Four years and four films laying the groundwork (The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Thor, and Captain America: The First Avenger), and we arrive at the big moment – The Avengers. And my gosh, are we ready for it.

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News: 20+ Pics From The Avengers To Tide You Over Until Release

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 25, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Yes, The Avengers finally assemble for us lucky islanders here in the UK in but one short day. To celebrate that fact, and to push excitement levels to their zenith, I’ve collected a whole lot of frankly awesome shots from the movie for your perusal – starting with The Hulk smashing the heck out of a fighter jet! Continue reading

News: The Avengers Vids, Pictures, And Wallpapers Galore!

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 12, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The Avengers is going great guns in the run up to the release of the film at the end of the month. We’re being thrown character-based vids, tons of new pics, and some fancy wallpapers in a desperate bid to get us to part with our hard-earned cash and carry our hefty frames to the cinema screens. There was no need, we’ve been itching to do it ever since The Avengers was announced. Anyway, let’s check them out. Continue reading