Parasyte live-action trailers hit creepy level 2


Parasyte is an anime that’s being adapted into two live-action films. The anime is currently showing in Japan and streaming via Crunchyroll internationally. The anime is a horror. The alien creatures have a hunger for human flesh and need a human host to survive. High school student Shinichi Izumi knows their secret because his right hand […]

Attack on Titan movie characters and costumes revealed


The Attack on Titan live action will introduce 7 new characters in addition to Eren, Mikasa, Fukushi, Hiana and Lil. Website Orzzz translated the news from Japanese sites Eiga and Sanspo and provided the pictures. Kiko Mizuhara as Mikasa Kanata Hongo as Armin Satomi Ishihara as Hans/Hanji Nanami Sakuraba as Sasha Hiroki Hasegawa as Shikishima […]

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies trailer

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We’re sneaking up to the end of the year and that means another Hobbit film. I wonder what people who’ve not read the books are thinking as they watch The Battle of the Five Armies trailer. Are they thinking; “What’s dragon-sickness? Where did all those armies come from? Thank goodness Legolas is there.”

Neill Blomkamp’s Chappie trailer is loaded with feels


Is Chappie the new Johnny Five? Short Circuit. Neill Blomkamp (Distict 9) is back with another sci-fi. Chappie follows the story of a human coming to terms with people and people coming to terms with it. It stars Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Sigourney Weaver and Hugh Jackman. The marketing I’ve seen for […]

Storytelling and war: The Princess and the Pilot review


The Princess and the Pilot is a feature length anime being distributed by Manga Entertainment in the UK. The story is simple but gracefully told. In an alternative world the Levamme Empire and the Amatsukami Impreium are at war. The technology levels are akin to World War II but this is a world with huge […]