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Ed Neumeier Offers Some ‘Robocop Returns’ Updates

In 2018, there was a lot of chatter about a possible Robocop revisit, that would in truth be way more of a direct sequel than anyone thought possible. Justin Rhodes (co-writer of Tim Miller‘s The Terminator sequel) was reportedly rewriting a script that Ed Neumeier and Michael Miner originally wrote as a direct sequel to Paul Verhoeven‘s 1987 Robocop film. This script reportedly picks up […]

‘The Last Ship’ Season 4: Action! Suspense! Shirtless, Sweaty Men!

From Bleeding Cool reporter Hilton Collins: Action, suspense, and shirtless, sweaty men punctuated the fast-paced clip TNT brought to Hall H Sunday afternoon to open their panel about The Last Ship, an action-drama about a group of navy officers charged with developing a vaccine for a virus that’s wiped out most of the world’s population. […]

Buckaroo Banzai And The Legal Battle For Television Rights

MGM has filed suit against the writer, Earl Mac Rauch, and the director, Walter Richter, to clarify who has the rights to make a television version of Buckaroo Banzai: Across the 8th Dimension. The 1984 cult classic starred Peter Weller as the titular character, a rock star / inventor / brain surgeon and his band […]

Buckaroo Banzai Continues To Delight On Blu-ray — A Review

Buckaroo Banzai — AKA: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across The 8th Dimension — is one of the great cult classics of the 1980s. And Shout! Factory‘s new Blu-ray release of the flick is an excellent way to remember a singular film that believes its part of much bigger universe. Peter Weller stars as Dr. Buckaroo […]

Kevin Smith On Buckaroo Banzai Plans

A while back, Kevin Smith announced he was working on a TV version of the 1984 sci-fi comedy The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the Eighth Dimension. At the time he said little more than “It’s something I’m going to do,” but in a recent interview with Comingsoon.net (via Slashfilm), the Clerks and Yoga Hosers […]

Kevin Smith In Talks To Bring Buckaroo Banzai Back

It seems Kevin Smith enjoy his directing stint on the Flash enough that now he wants his own TV series… and Deadline is reporting that the Clerks director/writer and MGM may be close to a deal with Amazon to bring back Buckaroo Banzai. This is still in the development stage, but if the deal can […]

Attention Blue Blaze Irregulars! Buckaroo Banzai Comes To Blu-ray In August

Shout! Factory has announced that The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension will make its North American Blu-ray debut in August. The title will be part of the company’s new Shout Select series which will also include Midnight Run and John Carpenter’s Elvis as part of its initial offerings. The film, starring Peter […]

Dragon Con – A Vacation From Reality

By Troy Akridge Each Labor Day weekend, Atlanta, Georgia’s downtown is filled with the sights and sounds of costumed fans of all genres roaming the streets from host hotel to host hotel in search of what excites them. Some come for the costuming. Others come to meet their favorite celebrities. Others are just there for […]


Trailer For The Dark Knight Returns Movie Adaptation, Part One

Here’s the first trailer for The Dark Knight Returns. Like The Hobbit, this is going to be split into two movies. Okay, not like The Hobbit. But it’s worth pointing out, this trailer is just for the first film, the first half of the story. Peter Weller is providing the voice of Batman, and very […]

Peter Weller Joins Star Trek, And Del Toro Will Not Be Khan

A pretty loud rumour was buzzing around the web a couple of days ago, but it was quickly swatted. I only really mention it now as a side bar, but, no, while Benicio Del Toro might well be playing the villain in the new Star Trek, his character won’t be Khan. JJ Abrams told Hit […]