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Universal Soldier: Regeneration

With Jean-Claude’s critical success in JCVD at film fests the world over, his next move was going to be crucial. Could one of the biggest action stars of the eighties and nineties make a comeback as he hurtled toward fifty? After turning down a role in Stallone’s big budget action extravaganza the Expendables, it became…

Posted by Jonny in Action, DVD Vault, Genre, Reviews, Sci-Fi / February 17, 2010 /Leave a comment
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Halo: Legends

With the toys and the video games blazing the retail seen, it was only a matter of time before a movie was released. Wetting your appetite for a feature length adventure, Warner is releasing an anthology of eight animated shorts on Feb 16th. Each part is directed by a veteran Japanese anime director, adding to…

Posted by Jonny in Action, Animation, DVD Vault, Genre, Reviews, Sci-Fi / February 16, 2010 /Leave a comment
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Halo Legends Interview: Hiroshi Yamazaki

Above is a screen shot showing Yamazaki’s “paint” filter and below is a brief interview with him. Anime director Hiroshi Yamazaki provides fans with a distinctly different artistic vision of the Halo universe with his painterly approach to animation in “The Duel,” one of the seven stories within Halo Legends. Yamazaki’s Halo Legends episode, “The…

Posted by Jonny in DVD Vault, Genre, Interviews, Sci-Fi / February 15, 2010 /Leave a comment
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Halo Legends Interview: Shinji Aramaki

New Screenshots From Halo Legends Below! Acclaimed director/designer Shinji Aramaki takes anime to an altogether new level with an all-CG episode featuring Master Chief entitled “The Package,” one of the seven stories within the highly-anticipated Halo Legends. Warner Home Video will distribute Halo Legends on February 16, 2010 as a Special Edition 2-disc version on…

Posted by Jonny in Action, Animation, DVD Vault, Genre, Interviews, Sci-Fi / February 12, 2010 /Leave a comment
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Southland Tales

After Donny Darko, director Richard Kelly made Southland Tales, what many would agree is a flawed movie. Despite being flawed, it is none the less an ambitious film filled with many great moments, a stunning cast and a complex thematic material. Many landmarks in the celluloid terrain are also apparent in Darko as well. Time…

Posted by Jonny in DVD Vault, Genre, Reviews, Sci-Fi / February 5, 2010 /Leave a comment
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Ghost Machine

If you could string together a number of genre classics into one overly ambitious movie we’d come pretty close to Ghost Machine. When a military team specializing in experimental virtual reality technology decides to have a little midnight training session (off the record) in an old mental hospital, they unleash an evil force who starts…

Posted by Jonny in DVD Vault, Genre, Horror, Reviews, Sci-Fi / January 24, 2010 /Leave a comment
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Spaceballs: The Totally Warped Animated Adventures

Last night, after watching Spaceballs on TV for the millionth time, I decided that the time was right to watch the animated series. I was in the mood and I was excited to be further entertained by the likes of Lone Star, Barf and Dark Helmet. Unfortunately entertained I was not. Containing 4 random episodes…

Posted by Kevin in Animation, DVD Vault, Genre, Reviews, Sci-Fi / January 5, 2010 /One comment so far
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033 Avatar Review

With such a long awaited project, James Cameron has set the bar of people’s expectation fairly high. His last movie, “Titanic” was only the top grossing movie of all time and he has never made a flop. From Terminator to the Abyss, everyone of Cameron’s films set a president for action sequences and technical wizardry….

Posted by Jonny in Action, Podcasts, Sci-Fi / December 23, 2009 /View all 2 comments
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