Paul Giamatti in Talks to Play The Rhino in the Amazing Spider-Man Sequel

Ok, this could work. The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Paul Giamatti (Sideways, Cinderella Man) is in talks to play the classic Spider-Man villain, The Rhino in the sequel to 2012’s Amazing Spider-Man. The Rhino, a hulking, Russian brute with a sad story connected to him, has been a fan favorite for years, but this…Read moreRead more

J.J. Abrams Set to Direct Star Wars Episode VII

By Nolan P. Smith-Pastrami Nation The force is clearly with him. J.J. Abrams, the director that brought the world Super 8 and the Star Trek remakes, is reportedly set to take the directing reigns of the new Star Wars film, Episode VII. That’s the word from reports coming in (like HERE), which sounds like great…Read moreRead more

Breaking Bad Action Figures Coming From Mezco This June

The Great Heisenberg! Mezco announced last month that they would be making collectibles and action figures based off of the AMC hit show, Breaking Bad. Now, we get a glimpse at what to expect, and I think everyone is breathing a sigh of relief. The solicits hit this week, and with them came a picture…Read moreRead more

Jurassic Park 4 Hits Theaters in 2014, plus Original Returns to Theaters in 3-D This April!

Whoa! Dino lovers rejoice, Jurassic Park 4 has been confirmed and is currently fast tracked for a release in 2014! June 13th, 2014 to be exact. Better yet, the man himself, Steven Spielberg is set to direct!!! No other details are available yet, but stay tuned! Also, the original Jurassic Park will be coming back…Read moreRead more

CES 2013: Pacific Rim Trailer!

Not much else to say but watch. Straight from CES 2013 comes a new Pacific Rim trailer! Watch and enjoy! [youtube]

Former WWE Superstar Batista is Up for the Role of Drax The Destroyer in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy!

The Animal is back! Big Dave Batista, better known as Batista during his WWE days (or Deacon Batista, which was horrid), is up for the role of the muscle to Marvel’s cosmic super team, Guardians of the Galaxy: Drax! Drax, who has changed appearances drastically since his days in the 90’s in the Silver Surfer…Read moreRead more

New Trailer for The Dark Knight Returns Part 2-On DVD/Blu Ray January 29th!

The showdown of the heroes is here. The Dark Knight Returns comes to an animated conclusion this month with the release of the Dark Knight Returns Part 2 from Warner Brothers Home Video. This is the epic conclusion to Frank Miller’s classic tale of an aging Batman in a very dangerous world. Batman takes on…Read moreRead more

Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the Running for Star Lord in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

From DC to possibly Marvel… Joseph Gordon-Levitt, known for Inception, Looper, and most of all, Angels in the Outfield, cemented his name in DC Comic’s lore with last year’s The Dark Knight Rises. Well, he may be leading a super team alright, just not for DC. Levitt is one of a few names in the…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: Django Unchained

By Nolan P. Smith-Pastrami Nation When writer/director Quentin Tarantino makes a new film, the masses usually take notice. The man who brought the world Kill Bill, Pulp Fiction, and most recently Inglorious Basterds is back, and back with a bang. Django Unchained brings the over the top violence that fans have come to expect, but…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: The Hobbit-An Unexpected Journey

By Nolan P. Smith, Pastrami Nation (Apple Valley) The Lord of the Rings film trilogy brought the literary masterpiece by J.R.R Tolkien to a new audience, an audience that was blown away by the epic nature of Middle Earth. Now, in 2012, the world is once again invited back to the world filled with dwarves,…Read moreRead more

Guillermo Del Toro’s Pacific Rim Trailer!!!

Wow! Check out the trailer for the much anticipated Pacific Rim by Guillermo del Toro. Huge robot suits fighting monsters that are destroying the Earth… how can this not be cool?!? Trailer is an amazing feat, cannot wait to see more! Look for Pacific Rim to hit theaters in July, just in time for comic…Read moreRead more

New G.I. Joe Retaliation Trailer!

Yo Joe! So, after being pushed back for “3D conversion” (which most think was to un-kill Duke and add more Channing Tatum…ugh), the time is drawing near once again for G.I. Joe Retaliation to hit theaters. Starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Channing Tatum, DJ Cotrona, Ray Stevenson and more, this sequel aims to right the…Read moreRead more

Oblivion Trailer and Synopsis

Yeah! Check out the trailer for Oblivion, which is set for release this coming April. Starring Tom Cruise, the Joseph Kosinski directed film shows a war torn Earth, and one man looking for answers. Based on the Radical Studios graphic novel, which is set to hit shelves in 2014, here is the official synopsis, straight…Read moreRead more

After Earth Trailer! WIll Smith! Jaden Smith!

The cool trailers keep on rolling! Check out the trailer for After Earth, the sci-fi epic starring the father and son team of Will and Jaden Smith. Directed by M. Night Shyamalan, the film puts the duo on a very different, very feral Earth. Check out the trailer below! [youtube]

New Trailer for The Lone Ranger

So far, so good! Check out the newest trailer for Disney’s The Lone Ranger, which stars Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer as the crime fighting duo. Second trailer in, and it looks good to me. I know, many are crying foul that this is going to be the John Carter of 2013…well, I really liked…Read moreRead more

New Man of Steel Trailer

One word: Amazing. The new Man of Steel trailer dropped today, and it is as epic as a trailer can be. The Zack Snyder directed, Christopher Nolan produced reboot of the Superman franchise hits theaters this coming summer, and stars Henry Cavill as DC Comic’s iconic alien. This is bittersweet for me. On one hand,…Read moreRead more

Dane DeHaan is Harry Osborn, Jamie Foxx is Electro for Amazing Spider-Man Sequel

Great casting news! Word dropped today that Dane DeHaan has been cast as Harry Osborn for the sequel to the Amazing Spider-Man. DeHaan, for me at least, is best known for his break out role in Chronicle. Via the press release found on, it is confirmed that Jamie Foxx is officially part of the…Read moreRead more

Villain for the Justice League Film to be… Darkseid?

Is it time for the dark lord of Apokolips to have his close up? Lation Review is reporting that the villain for the DC Comic’s Justice League film will be none other than Darkseid. Now, there is no confirmation on this, but it seems like a no brainer to me. I mean, really, who else…Read moreRead more

New Man of Steel Movie Poster!

The Man of Steel…in steel cuffs! The Dark Knight Rises Facebook page revealed a treat for visitors today, one day before the film releases on DVD and Blu-Ray: a new Man of Steel poster! Showing Supes in handcuffs, let the speculation begin!  

Berserk The Golden Age Arc 1-The Egg of the King Hits Stores Today!

Anime fans, get ready! VIZ Media has released Berserk: The Golden Age Arc 1- The Egg of the King on DVD and Blu-Ray today! The DVD is the first in a series that faithfully constructs the Berserk manga into a glorious modern day epic. Check out the press release below, and be sure to pick…Read moreRead more

Help Kickstart the Axe Cop Documentary!

Axe Cop! One of the most original comic books in recent memory has to be Axe Cop. The Dark Horse Comic’s series was created by artist Ethan Nicolle and his then 5 year old brother Malachai back in 2009…and it has been a runaway success ever since. Set to be a FOX animated project in…Read moreRead more

Only 44 Hours to Go Fund The Goon Movie on Kickstarter!

Time is ticking away! Only 44 hours to go to help support the first steps in making The Goon movie a reality. The Kickstarter project stats currently sit at: Backers: 6,663 Amount Pledged: $397,398 Goal needed to be funded: $400,000 So roughly around $4,000 to go! This project’ support has been phenomenal, as it…Read moreRead more

Mark Wahlberg Joins Michael Bay’s Transformers 4 + New Logo!

Well, things are looking up at least. Michael Bay, after dispelling the rumors earlier this week, has officially announced that Mark Wahlberg (Ted, Four Brothers) will star in 2014’s Transformers 4. For me, this is huge, as Mark is a tremendous actor, and any Bay Transformers can use all the help they can get. Check…Read moreRead more

World War Z- Official Trailer

Here it is! Check out the trailer for the big screen adaptation of Max Brook’s World War Z, starring Brad Pitt. The film has garnered a lot of heat in production: now that the trailer is out, what do you think? Personally, I like the Walking Dead zombies better, but I’ll save judgement until I…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: Wreck-It Ralph

Review by Nolan P. Smith- Pastrami Nation (Apple Valley) It’s hard to top a Disney animated feature. The quality, the stories, the emotional connections made: Disney knows how to please an audience. So with it’s latest outing, Wreck-It Ralph, Disney aims at not only its longtime Disney fanatics, but at the gamers of the world…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: The Man with the Iron Fists

Review by Nolan P. Smith- Pastrami Nation (Apple Valley) I love a good Kung Fu flick, but they are few and far between in the mainstream media these days. So when a film comes out with Quentin Tarantino attached to it, and it boasts fighters galore, it’s easy to get excited. But Tarantino didn’t write…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: Alex Cross

By Nolan P. Smith-Pastrami Nation (Apple Valley) Action flicks are the bread and butter of the film industry; there is no denying that. We love to go to the theatre, check our brains at the door, and witness overdone explosions, thousands of bullets, and tougher than cheap beef jerky heroes. So, can you achieve this…Read moreRead more

David Yates Commits to Film Adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs Tarzan

Get ready for the lord of the jungle. The news broke today that David Yates, the director of the last four Harry Potter films, has committed to jumping on board for the live action adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs’s Tarzan. The film will be developed by Warner Bros, but that’s where the details end. Yates…Read moreRead more

Alexa Vega is Ready for Machete Kills

She’s all decked out for a blockbuster sequel. Alexa Vega, of Spy Kids fame, sheds her wholesome image for a bikini and chaps as she becomes Killjoy for Machete Kills. No surprise, as director Robert Rodriguez was also behind the camera for the Spy Kids franchise. The sequel to the 2010 blood fest starring Danny…Read moreRead more

LAST FIVE DAYS! Let's Kickstart The Goon Movie!!!

Now is the time to make your voice heard!!! Oh yeah, and elections and all that. But I’m talking about helping out to fund The Goon movie! The Kickstarter project is in it’s last 5 days, and they still need to raise funds to make this happen! 4,222 backers thus far $290,397 raised thus far…Read moreRead more