Scott West - Writer and Assistant Editor

  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt Looking At Starring In ‘Little Shop Of Horrors’ Remake

    Posted Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 06:00 pm GMT -4

    There’s some news that just comes out of left field and makes you shake your head in wonder. A couple of days ago, it was the fact that Tom Cruise was looking to play the lead role in a new ‘Van Helsing’ flick. Luckily, today’s news is much more exciting… but it didn’t start out […]

  • Two New Images Of The Lizard From ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’

    Posted Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 01:00 pm GMT -4

    With the latest trailer for Sony Pictures’ ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ expected to hit this weekend attached to the front of ‘The Avengers’, Spidey fans have been clamoring for any news as to what this new trailer might include. Yesterday, Sony released a new poster for ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ along with a couple of screenshots of Peter […]

  • A Cast Begins To Build For ‘Open Grave’

    Posted Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 09:00 pm GMT -4

    What if you woke up to find yourself lying on the ground next to five other people and nearby is an open grave full of decaying corpses? That’s the premise of 852 Films’ latest thriller title, appropriately, ‘Open Grave’. According to Deadline, ‘Open Grave’ is already well under way. The film will be directed by […]

  • Real Life Superhero Phoenix Jones Gets A Nemesis In Rex Velvet

    Posted Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 07:00 pm GMT -4

    There have been costumed superheroes running around “protecting” innocent civilians for some time now. The most well-known of these costumed crimefighters is Seattle’s Phoenix Jones (real name: Ben Fodor). Phoenix Jones came to the forefront last year when he was arrested and lost his job after using pepper spray to break up what he believed […]

  • Stay In Your Seats For A Second ‘Avengers’ After-Credits Scene

    Posted Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 04:00 pm GMT -4

    It’s common knowledge to anyone who has seen a Marvel film over the past several years that you should remain seated when the credits start to roll because there will be a scene after the credits. The after credits scenes began with ‘Iron Man’ when Nick Fury (Sam Jackson) came to talk to Tony Stark […]

  • ‘Dredd’ Producer Says His Version Will Be Closer To The Comic

    Posted Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 03:00 pm GMT -4

    The more I see of the upcoming ‘Judge Dredd’ movie, titled simply ‘Dredd’, the more I’m thinking that Hollywood may have actually gotten it right this go ‘round. Just last week, we announced that ‘Dredd’ would indeed be rated R instead of the dreaded PG-13. This got many fans, myself included, a little excited because… […]

  • Two New Stills And A Poster For ‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Swing Your Way

    Posted Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 08:00 pm GMT -4

    This week, all the comic-centric movie news is centering around the upcoming ‘Avengers’ and the recently released trailer for ‘The Dark Knight Rises’. But, coming in under the radar is Sony Picture’s reboot of the Spider-Man franchise. Word is that the latest trailer for ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ will be tagged onto ‘The Avengers’. And today, […]

  • Universal Reviving The Mummy And Van Helsing With Kurtzman And Orci

    Posted Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 02:00 pm GMT -4

    Universal Pictures has signed and exclusive two-year production deal with film creators Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci. The duo is the brain trust behind a lot of big-budget genre films like J.J. Abrams’ ‘Star Trek’ and the upcoming adaptation of ‘Ender’s Game’. They’ve also created several sci-fi television series like ‘Alias’ and ‘Fringe’. So what […]

  • ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Viral Scavenger Hunt Reveals New Trailer Stills

    Posted Monday, April 30th, 2012 01:00 pm GMT -4

    A new viral campaign from the Christopher Nolan / Warner Brothers camp has just hit the web for the upcoming ‘The Dark Knight Rises’. Before the release of the last film, ‘The Dark Knight’, WB had fans clamoring around the globe to find clues for the Joker. The new campaign is similar but, instead of […]

  • Box Office News: ‘The Avengers’ Cleans Up Overseas And ‘The Hunger Games’ Passes The $600 Million Mark

    Posted Monday, April 30th, 2012 12:00 pm GMT -4

    ‘The Avengers’: When Marvel’s ‘The Avengers’ opened in limited overseas markets last week, it immediately established itself as the movie to beat by breaking all kinds of box office records. Now ‘The Avengers’ has widened its opening to 70% off of the overseas market, that trend is continuing and Marvel’s supehero team-up flick is becoming […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘FF’ #17

    Posted Sunday, April 29th, 2012 10:00 am GMT -4

    Last month’s ‘FF’ #16 served as an epilogue to the massive story that just wrapped in the pages of this title and its sister book ‘Fantastic Four’. And, as cool as the reveal was at the end of last issue, this issue has absolutely nothing to do with what happened last month… other than Johnny’s comment […]

  • Real Life Costumed Crimefighter Charged With Assault

    Posted Saturday, April 28th, 2012 09:00 pm GMT -4

    One of the more unusual side effects of the popularity of superhero movies and comics is a subculture of people who have become real life supeheroes. Most of these people are just concerned citizens who like dressing in colorful gear and helping their fellow man, more often than not by calling the authorities and helping […]

  • First Comic Book Appearance Of Iron Man Sells For Astounding $375,000

    Posted Saturday, April 28th, 2012 07:00 pm GMT -4

    With the ‘Avengers’ movie just around the corner (or already out if you’re lucky enough to live in certain countries), it seems as if you can’t turn around without hearing about Marvel’s premiere superhero team. Heck! With all the trailers, interviews, behind the scenes clips, we run several Avengers articles on any given day here […]

  • Sam Raimi Is Producing A Remake Of ‘Poltergeist’

    Posted Saturday, April 28th, 2012 01:00 pm GMT -4

    “They’re heeeeeeeeeeere.” We’ve had plenty of remakes of classic horror films in theaters over the past decade. Some of them (‘Friday the 13th’) were horrid while others were actually pretty darn good (‘The Hills Have Eyes’). MGM is currently working on a new adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘Carrie’. Now we can add one more remake […]

  • Comic Book Review: ‘The Flash’ #8

    Posted Friday, April 27th, 2012 07:30 pm GMT -4

    When we left the Flash, he had jumped into one of the mysterious vortexes in an attempt to save Iris. On the other side of the vortex, Flash found himself inside the Speed Force… and he isn’t alone! As this issue opens, we get a flashback to 1944 as one of the Tuskegee Airmen disappears […]