Posts Tagged ‘The Rock’

Jungle Cruise – Review

by Matt Gearyon 01/08/2021
A film based on a Disney land ride….that has to be a first! And it very much plays up to the “theme ride” feel, at least initially, with a point at the start of the movie where the Rock’s character, Frank, captaining a battered, run-down, riverboat, takes tourists on a cruise through his very own […]

Dave’s Cultamania: Pro Wrestling and the Movie Industry

by Dave Foyon 19/10/2016
So you may well be thinking to yourself “why the hell is an article about ‘wrestling’ appearing on Geek-Pride?!”  Well, as we rapidly approach the last major professional wrestling event of the year (WWE Survivor Series), I thought it would be an ideal time to drop some sort of article regarding something that has been […]

Warner Bros. Finally Announce 10 DC Movies Including Wonder Woman & The Flash

by Becca Harperon 17/10/2014
We knew it was coming, with whispers here and there we finally have official confirmation from Warner Bros of their line up for the next 10 movies based on the works of DC Comics. Announced by studio head Kevin Tsujihara, there are some very exciting titles. The run down goes as like so… 2015 Batman v Superman: […]

Has Dwayne Johnson revealed the DC hero he is set to play?

by Becca Harperon 23/07/2014
  Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has waxed lyrical about wanting to play a DC character for sometime now, resulting in a whirlwind of rumours to spread across the internet, speculating just which character he could portray. A few suggestions included Lobo, Green Lantern, Cyborg, Black Adam, Darkseid, I even read one article naming him as […]

WWE: Was this year’s show the most memorable WrestleMania! of all time?

by Craig Humpageon 08/04/2014
The quick answer is yes. From start to finish, it undeniably did one thing and that is surprise. Nobody can throw the word “predictable” at WrestleMania 30. Among the magical moments that will live on for eternity was one particularly controversial result. I’m sure you know what I’m talking about, but we can get into […]

WWE: Could there be hope for Smackdown yet?

by Craig Humpageon 17/02/2014
WWE SMACKDOWN 14/02/14 ONTARIO, CA In recent years, WWE Smackdown has been considered a second rate show by many wrestling fans. The company do a good job of making it appear minor league in comparison to the flagship show Raw. That is why the latest episode shocked myself and a lot of other people. We […]

Dwayne Johnson gives us another teaser for ‘Hercules: The Thracian Wars’ Movie

by Andrew Corbanon 04/08/2013
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has tweeted his latest picture from his upcoming Hercules movie with the following comment; “But only evil need to fear me.. and gentle souls sleep safe in their beds” HERCULESMovie 7/25/14 Hercules: The Thracian Wars Movie Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labours.  Our story begins after the […]

The Rock to play Hercules in Brett Ratner adaptation

by Becca Harperon 09/11/2012
The Rock or as he is more sensibly referred to Dwayne Johnson, has been confirmed to play the title role in Hercules: The Thracian Wars. The adaptation is based on Steve Moores 2008  graphic novel published by Radical Comics. A different take on the character, Hercules and his six battle worn companions are called upon by the King of […]