North Korea



Pulse Films Goes Nuclear with Series Adaptation of The Atomic Bazaar

Television is heading for a different type of "nuclear age," with Pulse Films optioning Vanity Fair journalist William Langewiesche's book for new scripted series The Atomic Bazaar. Set in the shadowy world of nuclear trafficking — from the compounds of wealthy drug lords to secret CIA and MI6 bases — the series is set to be […]


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Was Donald Trump's Fire And Fury Comment Inspired By World Of Warcraft?

In the wake of President Donald Trump threatening nuclear war with North Korea, a lot of people are speculating that Trump's comments were inspired by the words of President Harry Truman after dropping nuclear bombs on Japan during World War II. Truman commanded the Japanese to surrender, or face "a rain of ruin from the air, […]

Play As Kim Jong-Un Riding A Narwhal In Kickstarter Game Glorious Leader!

So, it's been a long year of news stories in the games industry, but we may now have the most insane yet. What with the confusion over the Sony and North Korean hacks being a hot topic, it's of course customary to expect little pieces of media that capitalize on the topic. Well, gaming's version […]

Mike Myers / Dr. Evil Visit SNL To Talk Sony Vs #GoP

Mike Myers returned to Saturday Night Live last night for the cold opening where he pulled out the skull cap and hairless cat once again as Dr. Evil took Sony and the North Korean government to school on being evil. Plus the inevitable Love Guru joke. There has been some decent stuff coming out of SNL […]

Larry Flynt Offers To Distribute 'The Interview' For Sony

On BBC's Newsnight TV show airing on BBC2 right now, Hustler founder Larry Flynt stated that he was working on producing a porn parody of The Interview, which would as he said " calling Sony a "bunch of scaredycats… this is a no-back bone situation…. I don't even consider a threat from North Korea to be substantial." […]

FBI Confirms North Korean Government Is Behind The Sony Hack

The FBI has released a statement confirming that the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment was the work of the North Korean government. The computer hacking took place on November 24th and lead to the uploading of films (Fury, Annie, and others), the release of confidential and private corporate information as well as the release of […]


Comics Industry Reacts To… North Korean Naughtiness

@bleedingcool @richjohnston you should do a version of this for Nor Korea interview story. Bendis Jurgens ect have commented on twitter — SamuraiGodzilla (@Samuraigodzilla) December 18, 2014 Go on then. They didn't think making a movie about killing the leader of North Korea would be "controversial"? Riiiiiiight. http://t.co/b16dJHDEDl — Brian Truitt (@briantruitt) December 16, 2014 […]

The Comic Book Adaptation Taken Down By North Korea

It's not just the movies, e-mails and documents that got leaked by North Korean hackers. It's not just the movie not being released because of terrorist threats to cinemas. But the planned thriller Pyongyang based on the award-winning graphic novel by Guy Delisle, a film written and starring Steve Carell with Gore Verbinski to direct has just […]

Sony Releases Red Band Trailer For The Interview

Sony has released the Red Band trailer for the Seth Rogen and James Franco film The Interview. The plot of the movie is Franco is a television celebrity and interviewer while Rogen is his producer. In an attempt to do some "real news", they accept an invite from North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un to interview […]