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Brett Summers

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

Jem and the Holograms gets LIVE remake!

Months after production began on the truly outrageous live-action adaptation of Jem and the Holograms, the film has been slotted for release by Universal Pictures. Jem, which reimagines the 1980s cartoon in modern day, will debut in theatres on Oct. 23, 2015. The cast that includes Juliette Lewis and Aubrey […]

Cult Films: Labyrinth (1986)

Labyrinth is a 1986 Jim Henson movie starring David Bowie as Jareth, the Goblin King. The story centres on Sarah, a young girl who accidentally gives her little brother to the goblins. Sarah must go on a quest through the treacherous labyrinth, through dangers untold and hardships unnumbered, […]

Ghostbusters meet Ninja Turtles!

The four-issue “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Ghostbusters” series, as labeled, sees the writing team of “Ghostbusters” scribe Erik Burnham and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” co-writer Tom Waltz pair two of IDW’s most prominent licensed properties. The miniseries will be illustrated by Dan Schoening, artist of IDW’s “Ghostbusters” series that […]

Rainbow Brite is back!

Rainbow Brite is being revived as a limited run event series by SVOD service Feeln, featuring the vocal talents of Emily Osment and Molly Ringwald. The series will consist of three weekly episodes that will debut beginning Nov. 6 on Feeln, a subscription video on demand service from Hallmark […]

AMC’s Humans annouce cast

AMC has announced the cast for Humans, a science fiction drama set in the parallel present, where “Synths”—high-tech robotic servants—are all the rage. Based on the Swedish sci-fi drama Real Humans, the show centres on a suburban family that purchases a refurbished synth only to realize that merging life with machine have […]

Cult TV: Star Fleet

Star Fleet (The redubbed Japanese puppet show X-Bomber) was broadcast in the UK on Saturday mornings – first airing on October 23, 1982 – one day before Star Wars: A New Hope’s UK TV Premiere. Due to its broadcast slot, the advertisements shown before, during and after each episode frequently included children’s Public Information […]

Cult TV: Adam Adamant Lives!

Adam Adamant Lives! is a British television series which ran from 1966 to 1967 on the BBC. It stared Gerald Harper as Adam Adamant – an adventurer born in 1867 but revived from hibernation in 1966, the show was a comedy adventure that took a satirical look at life in the 1960’s […]