Robert Eggers The Northman trailer just arrived and we are in awe. This is an incredible looking piece of cinema. It’s like the work he did on The Witch and The Lighthouse has lead to this. It is actively combining all the elements and firing on all cylinders. From start to finish this trailer will grab you.
The official synopsis for The Northman goes like this:
THE NORTHMAN, an action-filled epic that follows a young Viking prince on his quest to avenge his father’s murder.
The film stars Stars Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, Anya Taylor-Joy, Willem Dafoe, Ethan Hawke and more! It is also written by Eggers along with Icelandic poet and novelist, Sjón.
The Northman arrives in theaters beginning April 22, 2022.
‘Blade’ Director Bassam Tariq Leaves Film’s Production
Tariq Bassam was chosen to helm Marvel’s upcoming Blade reboot. The film is set to star Mahershala Ali in the lead role as the Daywalker. Sadly, Tariq has departed the project leaving the film with no director for the moment.
Marel released a statement on behalf of Tariq saying that his departure from the film was brought about by too many shifting production dates.
“Due to continued shifts in our production schedule, Tariq is no longer moving forward as director of Blade but will remain as executive producer on the film. We appreciate Tariq’s talent and all of the work he’s done getting Blade to where it is.” Marvel’s statement read.
“It’s been an honor working with the wonderful folks at Marvel. We were able to put together a killer cast and crew. Eager to see where the next director takes the film.” Tariq added.
Marvel is currently looking for a director to take Tariq’s spot with principal photography beginning in a couple of weeks.
Latest ‘Halloween Ends’ Trailer Unleashes Michael Myers’ Mayhem
Is everyone ready for Halloween to end? The third film of the David Gordon Green trilogy is coming to its end and boy has it taken a while to get here. Halloween Ends is the final tango between Laurie Strode and Michael Myers. The end of the brutal trail of slayings that Myers has left in his wake. I have a feeling that at some point down the road Halloween will come back in a different retooled reinvention, but for now this is event horror and I think everyone is pretty dang excited about it.
The synopsis for Halloween Ends goes like this:
After 45 years, the most acclaimed, revered horror franchise in film history reaches its epic, terrifying conclusion as Laurie Strode faces off for the last time against the embodiment of evil, Michael Myers, in a final confrontation unlike any captured on-screen before. Only one of them will survive.
The film stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Andi Matichak, James Jude Courtney, Will Patton, Rohan Campbell and Kyle Richards.
Halloween Ends arrives in theaters and streaming on Peacock beginning October 14.
‘Piggy’ Wins Best Horror Film at Fantastic Fest
Director, Carlota Pereda has a lot to be excited about today her gory coming-of-age film, Piggy just won Fantastic Fest’s Best Horror Film Award! The film is incredible and will have you cheering for the outsider and damning the bullies to their fates. It’s an incredibly endearing film that has as much heart as it does terror. It is really no to be missed.
The synopsis for Piggy goes like this:
With the summer sun beating down on her rural Spanish town, Sara hides away in her parent’s butcher shop. A teenager whose excess weight makes her the target of incessant bullying, she flees a clique of capricious girls who torment her at the town pool, only to stumble upon them being brutally kidnapped by a stranger, who drives off with them in his van. When the police begin asking questions, Sara keeps quiet. Intrigued by the stranger — an interest that’s mutual — she’s torn between revealing the truth and protecting the man who saved her.
Piggy stars Laura Galán, Richard Holmes, Carmen Machi, Irene Ferreiro & Camielle Aguilar, with the special collaborations of Pilar Castro & Claudia Salas.
Don’t miss Piggy when it arrives on demand on October 14 and in Alamo Drafthouses on October 7.