Category Archives: Film and Television

Topics featuring trailers, sanctioned clips and other items related to Films and Television. The emphasis is generally on music, comic book, science fiction and horror features.

Streaming Now: Marvel’s “Luke Cage” on Netflix (9/30/2016)

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About two months ago I shared the full trailer for the at the time still upcoming “Luke Cage” original series that was heading to Netflix and would be following the second season of “Daredevil”.  If you didn’t see that for some reason, you might want to click HERE first to get you even more excited about it because my friends the time is now and “Luke Cage” is available for streaming.  Check out the poster, some premise and the cast of players and then I’ll return at the end with some more thoughts.

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The Premise:
When a sabotaged experiment gives him super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage becomes a fugitive attempting to rebuild his life in Harlem and must soon confront his past and fight a battle for the heart of his city. Continue reading Streaming Now: Marvel’s “Luke Cage” on Netflix (9/30/2016)

Tonight: Metallica Performs On “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon”

Now this is pretty cool if you ask me, and it remains cool even if you didn’t – Check it out and program the DVR before you forget as Metallica is set to take over a major network.

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The Press Release:
METALLICA will make their Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon debut tonight when they perform their new song “Moth IntoFlame” for the first time on national television. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon airs at 11:35 EST/PST on NBC.

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“Moth Into Flame” is the second track from Metallica’s forthcoming album Hardwired…to Self-Destruct, scheduled to be release on the band’s Blackened Recordings on November 18th. The band world premiered the song on The Howard Stern Show on SiriusXM earlier in the week and shortly after debuted the video for the song, which was directed by Tom Kirk.Hardwired…To Self-Destruct was produced by Greg Fidelman and is available for pre-order in a variety of configurations.

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PiercingMetal Thoughts: Hey its about damned time that Heavy Metal music was being recognized by all of these late night shows and since others have showcased the likes of Slayer, Ghost and yes even Baby Metal its great to see Metallica being able to offer up some incendiary music and get the audience blood pumping. That’s all I have to say on the matter.

Official Website: http://www.metallica.com

New “Power Rangers” Movie Character Posters Reveal Zords

A reboot of the “Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers” franchise is coming with a film simply called “Power Rangers” and while we haven’t seemed to get a trailer of any kind yet, I did notice that some character posters were recently revealed on another site. Since sharing this kind of thing seems to appease our readers I am posting them for you below. In these five images we see the Power Rangers and their Zords. Enjoy.


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Tonight: “Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.” Season 4 Premiere on ABC (9/20/2016)

“Vengeance is coming”……that’s the tagline for this fourth season of “Agents of SHIELD” on ABC and as previously discussed the meting out of justice comes care of the one and only Ghost Rider. Check out some art and the brief low down below.

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“The fourth season of the American television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., which is based on the Marvel Comics organization S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement, and Logistics Division), revolves around the character of Phil Coulson and his team of S.H.I.E.L.D. agents and allies as they deal with various enhanced individuals following the signing of the Sokovia Accords. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), sharing continuity with the films of the franchise, and is scheduled to air for 22 episodes on ABC beginning on September 20, 2016. The season is produced by ABC Studios, Marvel Television, and Mutant Enemy Productions, with Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Jeffrey Bell serving as showrunners.” (thanks Wiki)

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Tonight: “Lucifer” Season 2 Premiere on Fox (9/19/2016)

Hey there my readers, its time to take a walk on the dark side as the quirky supernatural crime drama “Lucifer” returns to the Fox Network for its second season. Check out the sinister poster and the cast along with a light premise below.

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The Premise
The series focuses on Lucifer Morningstar, “who is bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell and resigns his throne and abandons his kingdom for the beauty of Los Angeles, where he gets his kicks helping the LAPD punish criminals”. Lucifer runs a piano bar in Los Angeles called “Lux”, with the assistance of his demonic ally Mazikeen or “Maze”. After a minor celebrity whom Lucifer once helped achieve fame is murdered outside his club, Lucifer becomes involved with the LAPD when he takes it upon himself to assist Detective Chloe Decker in finding the one responsible so that he can “punish them”. (thanks Wiki).
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