Posts Tagged ‘guillermo del toro’

Crimson Peak – No.

by Deepdarkredon 20/10/2015
I recently got to watch Crimson Peak in theatre, then I needed a few days to recover. Not because I was so mind blown by its amazing storyline and its great visual effects, but because it had been so bad it almost veered into it’s good  territory. Almost. Crimson Peak, marketed as a gothic romance, is more […]

Freaks, geeks and one hell of a week — The SDCC Report.

by TinkerTonkson 17/07/2015
For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had a trip to San Diego Comic Con on my geektastic bucket list. It’s just one of those places you kind of need to go – like a geeky nirvana full of untold treasures and wonders that you can’t really experience anywhere else on Earth. I […]

A PG13 At The Mountains of Madness

by RyeZuulon 08/07/2014
Del Toro’s adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft’s novella At the Mountains of Madness has been stuck in development hell for several years, but sleeping abnormalities sometimes do come back to life… At the Mountains of Madness, is a story long considered unfilmable, but it’s one that the director of Pacific Rim, Hellboy and Pan’s Labyrinth has been attempting […]

Pacific Rim News – a sequel, a comic, a TV series!

by Daniel Delargyon 27/06/2014
On the 27th of April 2017, man and machine will once more team up to cancel the apocalypse (…again) in the sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim. The sequel will have Guillermo del Toro helm the director’s chair, as well as have him write the movie with Travis Beacham (who was a co-writer for […]

Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘The Strain’ gets new teaser

by Stephen Breweron 18/04/2014
For those of you who aren’t aware, FX is proudly introducing to it’s TV masses another show about Vampires. Ordinarily eyes should roll at the thought of yet another vampire program clogging up the already saturated marketplace. To name just a few of them, True Blood, The Vampire Diaries, Being Human, Buffy, Angel, Blade & […]

Oscar Shortlist For Best Visual Effects

by Stephen Breweron 14/12/2013
With awards season just around the corner, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences (the people who give out the Oscars), announced their short list of 10 potential nominees for the Best Visual Effects category. As you will no doubt see, there is certainly a geeky trend running throughout the list:   Visual Effects […]

Pacific Rim – 7GPPs

by James Buckinghamon 21/07/2013
If I asked you to think about movies involving giant robots, what comes to mind? Transformers? Anime like Macross and Gundam? Power Rangers? For me (being the old-ish fart that I am), it was early nineties movies Robot Joxx, Crash and Burn and Arena. If those nineties films ring a bell, or you’re of the […]

Pacific Rim Game Trailer Underwhelms

by James Buckinghamon 09/07/2013
Its no secret that I’ve been salivating over footage and images of Pacific Rim since it’s announcement… and I rubbed my hands together with glee when I heard there’d be a game tie-in released alongside the movie. Unfortunately the initial impressions haven’t met my lofty expectations. When I initially saw this trailer, I thought it […]

Jaw On The Floor – Pacific Rim’s Latest Trailer

by James Buckinghamon 17/05/2013
I think my jaw may have been nailed to the floor. Yep… can’t pick it up. It’s really stuck there. Why you ask? Watch this latest trailer for Guillermo del Toro‘s epic Pacific Rim, and you’ll understand. See what I mean? Now you can only talk in vowels. You’re welcome. Pacific Rim hits cinemas on […]

Geeks on Film: 5/5/13

by Hani Fearonon 07/05/2013
Geeks on Film returns this week with the latest top stories and updates. We’ll look at Star Trek: Into Darkness which hits our screens in a few days and I’ll tell you why I’m excited about Pacific Rim. This Week’s Top Stories We’re going to kick off this week with news on upcoming Michael Bay […]