Pitch Black (2000) – The Best Scene

JoBlo’s own Lance Vlcek shares his pick for the best scene in David Twohy’s 2000 film Pitch Black, starring Vin Diesel After taking a look back at House II: The Second Story (a favorite of mine since childhood), House of 1000 Corpses (which celebrated its 20th anniversary last year), the awesomeness of Tales from the Crypt Presents: Demon Knight, the leg … Read more

The Monster Squad’s Gillman design has the face of the Creature from the Black Lagoon hidden in its scales

The face of the original Creature from the Black Lagoon is hidden in the design of the Gillman in The Monster Squad Director Fred Dekker’s 1987 cult classic monster mash The Monster Squad  (watch it HERE) features variations of the classic Universal Monsters characters Dracula, Frankenstein’s Monster, The Wolf Man, The Mummy, and the Gillman, but it wasn’t actually … Read more

Jet Li’s Black Mask gets long overdue Blu-ray release from Eureka

Black Mask, the martial arts extravaganza starring Jet Li, will get a limited-edition Blu-ray release from Eureka Entertainment this spring. Eureka Entertainment announced today that they will be releasing Jet Li’s martial arts extravaganza Black Mask on Blu-ray on April 23rd. Influenced by Bruce Lee’s role as Kato in The Green Hornet, Black Mask stars … Read more

Black Mirror episode USS Callister to get a spin-off series?

The USS Callister episode of the anthology series Black Mirror may be getting its own three episode spin-off series Released through the Netflix streaming service back in December of 2017, season 4 of the anthology series Black Mirror featured an episode called USS Callister, a sort of dark comedy mash-up of Star Trek and The … Read more

Kate McKinnon and Jermaine Clement to star alongside Jason Momoa and Jack Black in the upcoming adaptation

Saturday Night Live alumna Kate McKinnon and What We Do in the Shadows star Jermaine Clement join WB’s Minecraft movie. Jared Hess’ Minecraft is leveling up again with new cast members Kate McKinnon (Barbie, The Spy Who Dumped Me, Ghostbusters) and Jermaine Clement (FX’s Legion, What We Do in the Shadows, Flight of the Conchords). In addition to McKinnon and Clement joining … Read more

Black and White ‘Godzilla Minus One’ Cut Is Headed to Theaters

One of the coolest success stories of the movie year 2023 was the surprise box-office success of Godzilla Minus One, the stellar new Japanese Godzilla prequel that has already grossed more than $50 million in U.S. theaters alone. (Seriously, it’s outstanding; it made my list of the best films of the year.) The appeal of Godzilla Minus … Read more

Creature from the Black Lagoon comic book series coming from Skybound Entertainment

Skybound Entertainment and Universal are teaming up for the four-issue limited comic book series Creature from the Black Lagoon Lives Last year, Skybound Entertainment, the company founded by David Alpert and The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman, teamed up with Universal Pictures not only to bring us the Dracula comedy Renfield, but also the four-issue comic book limited series … Read more

Marisa Abela Is Amy Winehouse in First ‘Back to Black’ Trailer

No, that’s not Amy Winehouse in the photo above — that’s actress Marisa Abela as Amy Winehouse in the upcoming film about Winehouse’s life, Back to Black. Made with the backing of Amy Winehouse’s estate and Universal and Sony Music, the film is very much an authorized biopgrahy of the popular musician — who has previously … Read more