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It remake poster: New Pennywise even creepier than original

Posted by Matt Looker at 07:00 on 15 Aug 2016
It remake poster: New Pennywise even creepier than original
Side note: It looks to me like Pierce Brosnan really shouldn't be living here.

Bruce Willis' new generic thriller revealed to be a Predator sequel

Posted by Matt Looker at 09:00 on 11 Aug 2016
Bruce Willis' new generic thriller revealed to be a Predator sequel
Curiously, the exciting reveal for the remake of Predator II - previously known to nobody that cared as 'Marauders' - was made with its Romanian poster. I really don't think much of the new-look Pradators though. (via IMPA)

Official Sony gif serves up a take so hot it will burn your eyes off

Posted by Matt Looker at 07:00 on 10 Aug 2016


Yes, it's a disgusting boast, but c'mon - it's been ages since someone wanted to slap our name on something. Full review of The Shallows here.

Suicide Squad, DC and the Warner Bros war against coherence

Posted by Ali Gray at 23:00 on 08 Aug 2016
Suicide Squad, DC and the Warner Bros war against coherence
It should be abundantly clear now to anyone with even a passing interest in superhero movies that the concept of the "shared universe" should be feared. Credit to Marvel: they took a big risk, did their groundwork and built up their shared universe by releasing not one but four successful individual franchises, before bringing them together like a corporate executive doing an overbite and interlocking his fingers in the universal sign language for 'synergy'. Everyone else saw The Avengers' box-office success and thought, 'Yeah, we'll have a bit of that. But sod all that hard work!' And thus, the very blueprint for superhero movies was torn up, sellotaped back together and plonked on the desks of finance departments throughout Hollywood.

EU Referendum game-changer: The Shiznit backs Remain

Posted by Ed Williamson, Becky Suter, Matt Looker, Ali Gray at 10:00 on 23 Jun 2016
EU Referendum game-changer: The Shiznit backs Remain
In line with all the UK's other major news outlets, The Shiznit is declaring its stance on the EU Referendum. As a forward-looking, progressive website which is only racist behind closed doors and even then it's only a bit of fun, we urge you to vote to remain in the European Union. If you don't, the following truly awful film-related things will 100% definitely happen.

Watch: James Franco's about-to-get-demented clapping in Spider-Man 2

Posted by Matt Looker at 11:40 on 21 Jun 2016


Stopped, just as he was really starting to throw his whole weight behind it. Who knows what kind of rhythmic body-jolting this would have resulted in had he been allowed to carry on?

Fixed the new Jason Bourne poster

Posted by Ali Gray at 07:30 on 17 Jun 2016
Fixed the new Jason Bourne poster
The poster designers seem to have forgotten to put any text on Matt Damon's face for once. You're welcome, you guys!

Fans outraged by female-led Ghostbusters porn parody

Posted by Matt Looker at 13:30 on 15 Jun 2016
Fans outraged by female-led Ghostbusters porn parody
A new adult version of classic 80s movie Ghostbusters has drawn criticism from fans of the original for reimagining its main characters as female. Many have claimed that the new film, which sees its female stars engage in a number of explicit sexual acts with male 'ghosts', is a case of "feminism gone mad".

10 things John Travolta looks like on his new poster

Posted by Ali Gray at 00:00 on 10 May 2016
10 things John Travolta looks like on his new poster
Sometimes movie posters just ask for it.

No Hanksy-panky: the curiously sexless Tom Hanks

Posted by Ed Williamson at 14:30 on 04 May 2016
No Hanksy-panky: the curiously sexless Tom Hanks
In Tom Hanks's new film, A Hologram for the King, he has sex with a woman. Get in, my son! It's an actual sex scene with boobs and everything. As the United Kingdom's foremost Hanksologist, it occurred to me that I hadn't seen this before. (A proper Hanks sex scene, I mean: I've definitely seen boobs. No, you don't know her; it was when I was on holiday.) So why is this?
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