Posts Tagged ‘movie’
Ubisoft wants movies made of all its video game properties. Will those movies be good? That’s irrelevant. Ubisoft just WANTS THEM MADE. NOW. The Division hasn’t been around very long, and it’s been plagued with game-breaking bugs since its inception, but that hasn’t stopped Ubisoft from declaring it such an iconic, permanent part of gaming […]
Is Activision a big spender this week or what? They just threw down 5.9 billion dollars to buy phone game maker King, and now they’ve announced the formation of an entire movie studio. While most game companies license their characters to established production companies to get their properties on the big screen, that’s not how […]
Movie studio Lionsgate has cut a deal with Double Take [a subsidiary of video game publisher Take Two Interactive] to produce a feature film based on the Z-Men comic book series from Jeff McComsey about government agents pitted against a zombie outbreak. “Z-Men” is tentatively expected to have a 2017 release date.
Carrie Keagan of [mostly] music network VH-1 has joined the cast of the upcoming SyFy original television movie, “Dead 7” in the lead female role opposite Nick Carter [from the Backstreet Boys boy band]. With a script also by Carter, the movie is essentially a zombie western which revolves around a group of gunslingers as […]
Slash made a horror movie. Again. I’m referring to the guitarist with the top hat and cane, formerly of Guns ‘n Roses — he makes movies now. I never saw his first one, so I’m in no position to judge his filmmaking skills (even if he’s just the producer). His next film, “The Hell Within,” […]
Last year WDF conducted an interview with Meyrick Murphy, who played Meghan in previous seasons of The Walking Dead. She turned out to be a bright adolescent with a deep interest in astrophysics, and she also mentioned a film of hers called “Chasing Ghosts” which would be out soon. After some delays, Murphy’s movie has […]
With Matt Smith [aka the Dr. Who from the last four years prior to this year] already in the cast, the upcoming horror-comedy “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” – about zombies infiltrating the world of Victorian England while the usual arranged marriage provides the faux drama element – has secured a feature film deal with […]
Matt Smith – aka the Dr. Who from the last four years prior to this year – has joined the cast of the upcoming horror-comedy “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” about zombies infiltrating the world of Victorian England while the usual arranged marriage provides the faux drama element. Smith will be playing a clergyman. “Pride […]
Paramount has moved the release date for upcoming horror comedy “Scouts vs. Zombies” up one month next year. The self-explanatory movie has Boy Scouts – including Arnold Schwarzenegger’s son, Patrick, taking on zombies. “Scouts vs. Zombies” is currently scheduled to be released on February 20, 2015.
Video game reviewer James Rolfe – aka Angry Video Game Nerd – has a just-released direct-to-video movie called, appropriately enough, “Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie” – in which he gets attacked by zombies in one not-so-memorable scene…