TRAILER: Hunt For The Wilderpeople

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This Friday, September 16, sees the debut of something we rarely see this side of the world - a New Zealand film theatrically released in UK cinemas. The tone and sense of humour beloved by our Antipodean friends doesn't really seem to travel well but Hunt for the Wilderpeople is...

REVIEW: Kubo And The Two Strings

Clever, kindhearted Kubo ekes out a humble living, telling stories to the people of his seaside town. But his quiet existence is shattered when he accidentally summons a spirit from his past which storms down from the heavens to enforce an age-old vendetta. Now on the run, Kubo joins forces with...

MOVIE NEWS ROUND-UP w/e September 9

AVATAR SEQUEL DETAILS AND NEW DATES. AGAIN Avatar (2009) was a huge hit and the beginning of what was promised to be a series of films set in the world of Pandora. It was also, at time of writing, seven years ago and James Cameron's last film. The sequels have...

REVIEW: Sausage Party

At Shopwell's supermarket, the food and other grocery items all eagerly await being chosen by the Gods (aka shoppers) and taken to the 'Great Beyond'. But then a jar of honey mustard is returned to the store and brings with him the truth of the actual horror that awaits them...

MOVIE NEWS ROUND-UP w/e August 26

IS STRANGER THINGS NETFLIX'S BIGGEST HIT TO DATE? Netflix is notoriously secretive concerning their viewing figures. They won't even give a hint as to what is popular in their programming and what isn't. But a firm called Symphony Advanced Media has released viewing figures it manages to collate using interweb...

REVIEW: Imperium

Idealistic FBI agent Nate Foster (Daniel Radcliffe) goes undercover to take down a radical fundamentalist homegrown terrorist group. The up-and-coming analyst must confront the challenge of sticking to a new identity while maintaining his real principles as he navigates the dangerous underworld of white supremacy. You've got to hand it...

TRAILER: Kubo And The Two Strings

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Laika is the little studio that could. After scoring three consecutive critical and commercial hits with the sublime Coraline (2009), Paranorman (2012) and The Boxtrolls (2014), along comes Kubo and the Two Strings. And all done using almost extinct stop-motion animation. Coming across as an ancient Japanese folk tale, this...

Season Three Of Guild Wars 2 Is Off To A Good Start

The long awaited first episode of Season Three for Guild Wars 2 was released last week and boy did it impress! The first episode, entitled Out of the Shadows, brought a lot more content than people were expecting. With roughly two hours of story content, a new Player-Versus-Environment map, a new...

Little King’s Story Is Coming To PC

Wii favorite Little King's Story is coming to Steam on the 5th August! Little King's Story is a life-sim game where you play as the king, building up your kingdom and exploring the world. It was, without a shadow of a doubt, one of the best games on the Wii. I'd...

New Professor Layton Game Stars Layton’s Daughter

Level-5 recently announced a new Professor Layton game called Lady Layton: The Millionaire Ariadone's Conspiracy. This sequel focuses on Layton's daughter, Katrielle Layton, and see's her roaming around London attempting to solve various mysteries. Level-5 says: "The story will focus less on dynamic problem-solving and more on solving multiple mystery cases observed in...