Kaiju Film: A Critical Study of Cinema’s Biggest Monsters, The (Book)

Written by Jason Barr Published by McFarland It is often the case that the “Kaiju” film is summarized as popcorn science-fiction fare which depicts beasts of a gargantuan scale committing acts of mass destruction for the sake of mindless entertainment… Continue Reading


9 Recent Giant Monster Movies to Prepare You For Jurassic World

We’re no doubt in store for a whole lot of exciting monster action in Jurassic World (review), which chomps and tears its way into theaters this weekend. I don’t know about you, but I simply cannot wait for this one,… Continue Reading


Neil Marshall Will Rewrite and Direct Troll Hunter Remake; Trolls Everywhere Rejoice!

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2013/09/neil-marshall-set-to-rewrite-and-direct-troll-hunter-redo/ Post Thumb: /jul11/blutrollbs.jpg Though it was only made a few years ago, the Norwegian found footage flick Troll Hunter has already found itself on the remake chopping block. So goes it in Hollywood. But… Continue Reading


2012 Saturn Award Nominees Announced

Source Name: Saturn Awards Source Url: http://www.saturnawards.org/index.html Post Thumb: /feb12/saturnthumb.jpg For everyone who has been complaining about the Oscars, it’s time to announce the nominees for the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films’ 38th Annual Saturn Awards. Most… Continue Reading


CONTEST CLOSED! UK Readers: Join the Troll Hunter Ranks! Win a Limited Edition T-shirt and Blu-ray!

Post Thumb: /apr11/trolls.jpg To celebrate the 9th January UK DVD and Blu-ray release of monster hit Troll Hunter, we are offering one winner the chance to win an extremely limited edition, money can’t buy exclusively designed Troll Hunter t-shirt and… Continue Reading


Sitges 2011: Preliminary Lineup Preview; Watch This Year’s Commercial Spot – Alter Ego

Source Name: Sitges Film Festival Source Url: http://sitgesfilmfestival.com/eng/noticies/?id=1003058 Post Thumb: /jul11/sitgesthumb.jpg Each year the Sitges Film Festival commercial spot is almost as eagerly awaited by the general public as its lineup, and Rafa Antón, creative director of the China agency… Continue Reading


1492 Pictures Acquires Remake Rights to Andre Ovredal’s Troll Hunter

Source Name: Deadline Source Url: http://www.deadline.com/2011/06/norwegian-fright-film-troll-hunter-in-remake-deal-with-chris-columbus-1492-and-cj-entertainment/ Post Thumb: /apr11/trolls.jpg Although back in November, 2010, it was reported that Universal had acquired remake rights to the outstanding Norwegian cinéma-vérité style film Troll Hunter, it looks like those rights have instead landed… Continue Reading


Seattle International Film Festival’s Midnight Adrenaline Lineup

Post Thumb: /may11/siffthumb.jpg The 2011 Seattle International Film Festival runs May 19–June 12 and is home to a great many genre films. Here’s a look at those which are included in the fest’s Midnight Adrenaline segment, jokingly said to be… Continue Reading