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Out Of The Dark on DVD
Leave a light on for me
See The Bourne Ultimatum star Julia Stiles deliver another great performance in this must-see horror Out Of The Dark. From the producers of Pan’s Labyrinth and The Crazies comes this supernatural mystery with stunning visuals, edge-of-your-seat tension and big scares!
Out Of The Dark is a genuinely unnerving tale starring Julia Stiles (The Bourne Ultimatum, Scott Speedman (Underworld), Stephen Rea (V For Vendetta) and Alejandro Furth (TV’s Criminal Minds).
Atmospheric, well-acted and guaranteed to send chills down your spine, Out of the Dark is a ghost story not to be missed! Out Of The Dark (Entertainment One) is out on DVD on the 22nd June.
To celebrate the centenary of Orson Welles' birth, Mr Bongo Films is delighted to announce the release of a brand new restored 50th Anniversary Edition of his masterpiece Falstaff Chimes at Midnight. One of the most radical and groundbreaking of all Shakespeare adaptations, Chimes at Midnight was Orson Welles' favourite of his films and will be in cinemas from today as part of the 100 years of Orson Welles celebrations. This will be followed by a DVD and Blu-ray release on 29 June 2015.
On the brink of Civil War, King Henry IV (John Gielgud) attempts to consolidate his reign while fretting with unease over his son's seeming neglect of his royal duties. Hal (Keith Baxter), the young Prince, openly consorts with Sir John Falstaff (Orson Welles) and his company. Hal's friendship with the knight substitutes for his estrangement from his father. Both Falstaff and the King are old and tired; both rely on Hal for comfort in their final years, while the young Prince, the future Henry V, nurtures his own ambitions. See the trailer above.
[1 May 2015 at 20:38]
Will they be doing the accents?
MACBETH, the highly anticipated tale of war, ambition, love, murder and betrayal, directed by Justin Kurzel (Snowtown), opens in UK Cinemas this October following the World Premiere in Cannes competition next month. Today STUDIOCANAL reveal 3 new images featuring Academy-Award nominee Michael Fassbender (Twelve Years A Slave, Shame, Hunger) and Academy-Award winner Marion Cotillard (Two Days, One Night, La Vie En Rose) in their leading roles of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.
Macbeth is the story of a fearless warrior and inspiring leader brought low by ambition and desire. A thrilling interpretation of the dramatic realities of the times and a reimagining of what wartime must have been like for one of literature’s most famous and compelling characters, a story of all-consuming passion and ambition set in war torn Scotland.
June, 1945. Badly injured, her face destroyed, Auschwitz survivor Nelly returns to her hometown, Berlin. She is accompanied by Lene, an employee of a Jewish agency and Nelly’s friend from the pre-war days. Having barely recovered from facial surgery, Nelly ignores Lene’s warnings and sets out to find her husband, Johnny – the love of her life who, by refusing to abandon their marriage, protected her from Nazi persecution for so long. Nelly’s family has been murdered in the Holocaust. Johnny is convinced that his wife, too, is dead. When Nelly finally tracks him down, he recognizes nothing but an unnerving resemblance and doesn’t believe it could really be her. Hoping to secure her family’s inheritance, Johnny suggests to Nelly that she take on the identity of his late wife. Nelly agrees: She becomes her own imposter. She wants to know whether Johnny loved her – and whether he betrayed her. Nelly wants her old life back.
Seductive noir thriller PHOENIX hits cinemas a week Friday, 8 May. PHOENIX is Christian Petzold's follow-up to Barbara starring the incredible Nina Hoss. The trailer is at the link above.
[29 Apr 2015 at 19:11]
The Human Centipede III: Final Sequence
The joke's wearing thin now, guys
Bully prison warden Bill Boss (The Human Centipede Part I's Dieter Laser) has a lot of problems; prison riots, medical costs, staff turnover, but foremost he is unable to get the respect he thinks he deserves from his inmates and the state Governor (Eric Roberts). He constantly fails in experimenting with different ideas for the ideal punishment to get the inmates in line, which drives him completely insane. Under threats of termination by the Governor, his loyal right hand man Dwight (The Human Centipede Part II's Laurence R Harvey) comes up with a brilliant idea. An idea based on the notorious Human Centipede movies, that will literally and figuratively get the inmates on their knees, creating the ultimate punishment and deterrent for anyone considering a life of crime.
Release Date: May 22nd in New York / Los Angeles / VOD / Digital Streaming Services.
Platform Entertainment is thrilled to announce its action-thriller Age of Kill starring Martin Kemp, Philip Davis, Patrick Bergin, Anouska Mond, April Pearson, Bruce Payne, Lucy Pinder and Dani Dyer will be released in cinemas, digital and VOD on 12th June followed by its Home Entertainment release on 15th June.
Directed by Neil Jones and Produced by Jonathan Sothcott, Age of Kill tells the story of disgraced special ops sniper Sam Blake (Martin Kemp), who is plunged into a world of darkness when his daughter (Dani Dyer) is taken hostage by a mysterious terrorist. Out of options and with no one to turn to, Blake is forced to carry out their evil bidding and must assassinate six seemingly random targets within six hours on the streets of London.
Starring Anton Yelchin (Star Trek), Ashley Greene (Twilight), Alexandra Daddario (Texas Chainsaw 3D) and Oliver Cooper (Project X), BURYING THE EX is about a relationship 'that won't die' - Max, an all-round nice guy, sees his regrets about moving in with his overbearing girlfriend compounded when she dies and comes back as a Zombie, determined to live happily ever after.
Launched at Venice Film Festival in September, the title will now be available digitally in the UK from June 19th 2015. The title will also be released on the same day in the US, and will be available to download and view-on-demand on major platforms. The comedy/horror BURYING THE EX is from none other than legendary director Joe Dante (Gremlins, Small Soldiers, Innerspace). The trailer is above.
In 1976 Niki Lauda survived one of the most famous crashes in Formula One history. Using previously unseen footage, LAUDA: THE UNTOLD STORY explains what happened on that fateful, and near fatal day at the Nürburgring, then follows Lauda’s courageous journey to recovery culminating in a miraculous comeback in Monza just weeks later.
Bulldog Film Distribution will release LAUDA: THE UNTOLD STORY in cinemas across the UK for one night-only on Thursday 2nd July 2015, with a special post-film Q&A beamed in live via satellite from Cineworld, Milton Keynes – near to one of the biggest homes for UK Motorsport racing, Silverstone – where the British Grand Prix will take place just days later. The Q&A session will be moderated by Suzi Perry and the panel will include the film director Hannes Schalle and F1 legend Mark Webber – with further names to be announced shortly.
LAUDA: THE UNTOLD STORY will also be released on DVD & On Demand by Bulldog Film Distribution on 6th July 2015. The trailer is above.