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Brett Summers

Crawled out of the Black Lodge in 1976, only to find himself in the Village.

Deathnote 2016 cast revealed

Shonen Jump magazine has revealed the main casts for the Death Note 2016 live-action film… Sosuke Ikematsu (Higen from The Last Samurai) as Ryuzaki. Masahiro Higashide (Hideo Shimada – Parasyte) as Tsukuru Mishima Masaki Suda (Philip – Kamen Rider W) as Yūgi Shion. In the film, Ryuzaki(Ikematsu) is […]

Preview: The Drum (1938) DVD

Alongside Sanders of the River and The Four Feathers, this rip-roaring Technicolor adventure completes what became known as Alexander Korda’s ‘Empire trilogy’, made by London Films in the late 1930s. An unabashed celebration of the British Raj, The Drum made a star of Sabu, the young Indian actor […]

Heroes of Cult: Masaaki Sakai

Masaaki Sakai was born August 6th 1946, he was the son of Shunji Sakai, a famous comedian in Japan, Sakai initially came to fame by fronting the group sounds band The Spiders. This group, formed in 1962, was popular throughout the 1960s; they spawned several hit songs as well as […]

Preview: VIKINGS #1

From the chronicles of the History Channel’s truly epic series Vikings comes a new saga of glory and plunder! Ragnar, Lagertha, Rollo, and their legendary kin sail once more for England and run straight into a shield wall of politics, intrigue, betrayal and, of course, axe-wielding, blood-spraying, sword-swinging […]

Preview: Rough Riders #1

Led by a young Theodore Roosevelt, a motley crew of soon-to-be American legends must work together to solve a mystery that threatens all of existence. Harry Houdini – street magician and master of misdirection. Annie Oakley – a washed-up entertainer, eager for a chance to prove herself in […]