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Ouija: Origin of Evil Poster

Audiences are learning that it was never just a game as they’re delving back into the lore of the infamous Ouija spirit board. The second official trailer and new poster and stills from the upcoming drama, ‘Ouija: Origin of Evil,’ have been released. The supernatural thriller’s assets have been unveiled in anticipation of its upcoming theatrical release on October 21 by its distributor, Universal Pictures. ‘Ouija: Origin of Evil’ serves as the prequel to 2014′s sleeper hit, ‘Ouija,’ and both films are based on the Hasbro game of the same name. The second installment of the horror series stars Elizabeth Reaser, Annalise Basso, Lulu Wilson and Henry Thomas. Universal Pictures  [ Read More ]

Interview: Meg Ryan Talks Ithaca (Exclusive)

Posted by Karen Benardello On September - 8 - 2016 0 Comment
Interview: Meg Ryan Talks Ithaca (Exclusive)

Making the transition into the next natural stage in life can be a daunting experience for many people, no matter how well prepared they are to further expand their knowledge, skills and emotions. But the new war drama, ‘Ithaca,’ offers captivating insight into not only the protagonist’s coming-of-age story, but also an acclaimed actress’ natural transition into working behind the camera. The movie marks the feature film directorial debut of Meg Ryan, who powerfully brought to the screen the story of a teenage boy who’s learning what it truly means to care for his family. The second movie adaptation of William Saroyan’s 1943 novel, ‘The Human Comedy,’ was penned by  [ Read More ]

Categories: INTERVIEWS, MOVIES, VIDEO
Uncover the Truth of Author: The JT Leroy Story in Documentary's Theatrical Release

The full truth behind the existence of literary wonder JT LeRoy is finally being brought to the public’s attention. ‘Author: The JT Leroy Story,’ the new documentary about the celebrated writer who turned out to just be an invention of another scribe’s imagination, opens this Friday in select theaters. Amazon Studios and Magnolia Pictures will distribute the film, which was written and directed by Jeff Feuerzeig, into Landmark Sunshine Cinema and Lincoln Center’s Elinor Bunin Munroe Theatre in New York City. ‘Author: The JT Leroy Story’s theatrical release comes after it premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January. The documentary’ then screened at such other festivals as the San  [ Read More ]

Categories: MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO
Now You See Me 2 Exclusive Bonus Features Clip Shows How The Four Horsemen Pull Off their Most Impossible Heist

Convincing audiences to believe the magic that’s presented in front of them is a challenging process for any entertainer. Translating those illusions to the screen for an action-adventure film can be even trickier. In honor of this summer’s hit heist movie, ‘Now You See Me 2,’ being distributed on home entertainment, Shockya has an exclusive clip from the bonus features of the sequel. In the clip, which is titled ‘Filming the Magic,’ the comedy’s screenwriter, Ed Solomon, noted that process of adapting the magic tricks onto the screen was at times difficult. The scribe, who also contributed to the script for the 2013 original film, also mentioned that creating the  [ Read More ]

Categories: DVD NEWS, MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO

Interrogation Exclusive Clip Shows Adam Copeland Getting Pinned Down

Posted by Karen Benardello On September - 6 - 2016 0 Comment
Interrogation Exclusive Clip Shows Adam Copeland Getting Pinned Down

Courageously engaging in devious antics is often a clever way for heroes to successfully gain control over their opponents in any tense and dangerous situation. Former wrestling legend, Adam “Edge” Copeland, is proving how fearless he still is in taking down his enemies in his latest venture of acting. To celebrate Copeland once again bravely battling his latest opponent, Shockya has an exclusive clip, titled ‘Pinned Down,’ and image from the performer’s upcoming film, ‘Interrogation.’ ‘Pinned Down’s debut comes as the action thriller is set to be distributed on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD next Tuesday, September 20. ‘Interrogation’ marks the latest collaboration between distributor Lionsgate Home Entertainment and production  [ Read More ]

Categories: DVD NEWS, MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO

Hard Target 2 Blu-ray Giveaway Follows Scott Adkins Hunting His Captors

Posted by Karen Benardello On September - 6 - 2016 0 Comment
Hard Target 2 Blu-ray Giveaway Follows Scott Adkins Hunting His Captors

A disgraced mixed martial artist is seeking forgiveness for his self-perceived crime in the new drama, ‘Hard Target 2.’ The sequel to the 1993 thriller starring Jean-Claude Van Damme features action star Scott Adkins as the new lead character who’s forced into a deadly game of cat and mouse in the jungles of Thailand. Adkins’ protagonist is now the one chasing redemption, as well as his freedom, in the action follow up, which Universal Pictures Home Entertainment released on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD and Digital HD today. In celebration of ‘Hard Target 2′s home release, Shockya is offering five lucky winners a Blu-ray of the action thriller. To enter, email  [ Read More ]

Categories: DVD NEWS, MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO
Maximum Ride Poster

Being forced into a harrowing situation by the people who are supposed to protect them can be the best thing that can happen to young adults as they’re trying to find their life’s purpose. Actress Allie Evans and her peers are finally able to spread their wings in the new action comedy, ‘Maximum Ride.’ To celebrate the protagonists’ determination to protect their fate, Shockya is debuting a new exclusive poster from the film. In the adventure movie, Evans’ character, Max, and the other orphan kids who have been cross-bred with avian DNA, are going on the run from their dubious governmental overseers. The characters’ journey in ‘Maximum Ride,’ which is  [ Read More ]

Categories: MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO
Natural Selection Exclusive Clip Features Anthony Michael Hall Returning to High School as the Authority Figure

Sometimes the best way to find your true purpose in life is to seek advice from the unlikeliest of places. That’s certainly the case for one of the troubled young protagonists in the new thriller, ‘Natural Selection.’ The teen is desperately seeking direction from a world that seems to have abandoned him. To showcase the struggles all adolescents are forced to overcome as they search for the meaning of their lives, Shockya has an exclusive clip, titled ‘I Used to be a Cop,’ from the film. ‘I Used to be a Cop’ features one of the drama’s main characters, Tyler, as he speaks with one the security guards at his  [ Read More ]

Categories: MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO
Narcos: Season 1 Exclusive Clip Explores the Need to Film Pablo Escobar's Story in Colombia

Authentically paying homage to one of society’s most influential public figures, no matter how infamous the leader may be, is a compelling stance many filmmakers take when adapting biographies for the screen. That’s certainly the case with the biographical series, ‘Narcos: Season 1,’ which was released on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) this week by Lionsgate. In honor of the Neflix crime drama’s home release, Shockya has an exclusive clip from the bonus features of the show’s Blu-ray and DVD. The exclusive clip, which is titled ‘Shooting in Columbia,’ features interviews with executives from the series, including Chris Brancato, who serves as an executive producer and the  [ Read More ]

The Phenom Exclusive Clip Shows Ethan Hawke Encouraging Johnny Simmons to Use His Intimidation Stare

While many parents regularly strive to provide the best possible life for their children, so that they can achieve their goals, some parents instead coerce their kids into fulfilling their personal aspirations. Hopper Sr., the at-times daunting father who’s portrayed by Ethan Hawke in the sports drama, ‘The Phenom,’ is one such parent who isn’t afraid to emotionally and psychologically push his son into capturing his dream. That determined ambition is showcased in Shockya’s exclusive clip premiere for the film’s Blu-ray and DVD release this Tuesday, August 30. RLJ Entertainment will unveil ‘The Phenom’ on Blu-ray and DVD after the distributor released the drama in theaters and on VOD and  [ Read More ]

Categories: DVD NEWS, MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO

Interview: Stephen Lang Talks Don’t Breathe (Exclusive)

Posted by Karen Benardello On August - 23 - 2016 0 Comment
Interview: Stephen Lang Talks Don't Breathe (Exclusive)

Quickly judging a person just on their appearance is a misguided trait that many people take on, as they fall into society’s trap of not placing value of appreciating others for their personalities first. Swiftly being placed in dangerous situations that reveal people’s character as they struggle to protect themselves ultimately proves whether or not those instant intuitions are indeed accurate. Director Fede Alvarez, who co-wrote the script for his new horror film, ‘Done Breathe,’ with Rodo Sayagues, stunningly proved that people’s natural reactions in times of despair offer the most accurate insight into their temperament. Actor Stephen Lang plays one of the main complex characters in the thriller, which  [ Read More ]

Hip Hop Artist Chuckie Campbell Announces His Taking Back Tomorrow Tour

Chuckie Campbell & The Phaction have announced that their promotional tour for their new album, ‘Taking Back Tomorrow,’ will run through September 5, primarily across the western United States. The award-winning Buffalo hip hop artist is set to complete his current tour on September 4 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Chuckie Campbell & The Phaction’s North American Summer Tour: The West also features fellow Buffalo hip-hop-rap-new school artist, G Premacy, who’s performing selective tracks from his album, The Move. ‘Taking Back Tomorrow’ features some of today’s most groundbreaking voices, including Iesha Green (who shares songwriting credits with Rihanna) and Heidi Feek (the daughter of country music stars, Joey and Rory Feek).  [ Read More ]

Cinderella and Four Knights Exclusive Clip Reveals Park So Dam's Secrets

Determining which of your suitors is your perfect match, especially when they know your personal secrets, can be a harrowing challenge. But actress Park So Dam is ready for the test in Shockya’s exclusive new clip from her hit Korean drama television series, ‘Cinderella and Four Knights.’ In the clip, which is titled ‘Learning Your Secrets,’ Park’s character, Eun Ha Won, loses her pocket book. She later discovers that it was not only found, but also read, by one of the billionaires that she is living with, Kang Seo-woo, who’s played by Jung Shin Lee. ‘Cinderella and Four Knights’ airs in the US on Fridays and Saturdays, exclusively on DramaFever,  [ Read More ]

Sully Official IMAX Trailer Shows Tom Hanks Defending Emergency Airline Landing

Tom Hanks is once again proving he’s one of America’s most respected heroes, as he bravely faces an intense investigation in his upcoming drama, ‘Sully.’ The biographical film, which is set to be released in theaters nationwide on September 9 by Warner Bros. Pictures, has unveiled its new official IMAX trailer. The new clip focuses on the Golden Globe-winning actor’s powerful personification of the title pilot, who had to defend his decision to heroically land his disabled plane onto New York City’s Hudson River. ‘Sully’s new trailer highlights how Director of Photography, Tom Stern, used IMAX cameras for nearly the entire shoot. The new drama marks the latest collaboration between  [ Read More ]

Categories: MOVIES, NEWS, VIDEO
The Walking Dead: The Complete Sixth Season Blu-ray Giveaway Chronicles Fight for Survival and Home

Needing to relentlessly and endlessly battle soulless predators who don’t have remorse for their actions is a harrowing process, even for the toughest fighters. What makes the process even more terrifying is when the heroes must learn to take a step back from the violence they’ve needed to embrace, in order to humanely defend their homes. Learning to fight back against any threat, especially if it comes from within their community, with minimal harm has driven ‘The Walking Dead: The Complete Sixth Season,’ which Anchor Bay Entertainment will distribute on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD on August 23. In celebration of the ‘The Walking Dead: The Complete Sixth Season’s home  [ Read More ]

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