Movies – First trailer for ‘Dracula Untold’ Starring Luke Evans Shows a New Side of The Classic Story

The first full-length trailer of Dracula Untold has officially been released! Looking into classic villain backstories seems to be a common theme in new films coming out recently and Dracula Untold is no exception.

The film follows Vlad Tepes (Luke Evans) as he is trying to find a way to protect those he loves from his enemies. In the trailer, we see that he is a brave warrior, but he feels that he is not protecting his family enough. He goes searching for an answer and gains dark powers from a mysterious man (played by Charles Dance). However, he seems to lose control over his power and things may not go as planned:

Dracula Untold was directed by Gary Shore and also stars Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper, Charlie Cox, and Samantha Barks. Will you be seeing this when it is released on October 17, 2014?

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First Official Artwork for “Marvel’s Agent Carter” Released

Since ABC ordered Agent Carter to series a few days ago, Marvel has been hard at work creating the first official artwork for the show.

The artwork depicts a silhouetted Peggy Carter with the S.H.I.E.L.D logo in the background.

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Agent Carter will have Hayley Atwell reprising her role as Peggy Carter from the Captain America movies. At this point in time it is unknown if Dominic Cooper will be returning to play Howard Stark, the father of Tony Stark.

The synopsis is as follows:

Marvel’s Agent Carter, starring Captain America’s Hayley Atwell follows the story of Peggy Carter. It’s 1946, and peace has dealt Peggy Carter a serious blow as she finds herself marginalized when the men return home from fighting abroad.

Working for the covert SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), Peggy must balance doing administrative work and going on secret missions for Howard Stark all while trying to navigate life as a single woman in America, in the wake of losing the love of her life–Steve Rogers. Inspired by the feature films Captain America: The First Avenger and Captain America: The Winter Soldier, along with the short Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter.

Starring Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, Marvel’s Agent Carter is executive produced by Christopher Markus, Steve McFeely, Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas, Kevin Feige, Louis D’Esposito, Jeph Loeb.”

Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter in Captain America: The First Avenger
Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter in Captain America: The First Avenger.

According to Metro, Agent Carter will be 13 episodes in length and span the time that Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D is on hiatus.

Will you be tuning to Agent Carter when it premieres on ABC?

First Look – Images from the set of “Warcraft”

Collider recently shared two new images from Empire Magazine that reveal our first look at the Warcraft movie adaptation! Warcraft is based on the widely popular video game, World of Warcraft, and the film is likely going to be one of the first successful video game-to-movie adaptation. 

The film is currently shooting in Vancouver and my dad is actually a part of the crew building all of the major set pieces and props that are being used!

Warcraft stars Paula Patton, Travis FimmelDominic CooperBen FosterToby Kebbell, Rob KazinskyDaniel Wu, and Clancy Brown and is set to hit theaters on March 11, 2016.

No plot information has been released for the film and everything is being kept very secretive, even on the set itself. However, there is speculation that it will be following “the story of Anduin Lothar versus Durotan, Human and Orc heroes from the original real-time strategy games.” 

The first of the new images features director Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) sitting in front of screens watching what is being filmed. On this screens, you can see a sneak peek of the set and some of the costumes.

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The second image gives us a look at the clapboard and current logo being used for the film. Plus, there is a name tag on there to honor the memory of camera assistant Sarah Jones how was killed during a tragic on-set accident.

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Source: Collider

“Dead Man Down” Gets a Release Date

FilmDistrict will release revenge thriller Dead Man Down in theaters April 5, 2013.

Director Niels Arden Oplev (The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo – Swedish version) and Noomi Rapace will be working together again for this film. Other cast members Rapace will be starring opposite of are Colin Farrell, Terrence Howard and Dominic Cooper.

Farrell plays a professional killer and right-hand man to an underground crime lord in New York City. When he’s seduced and blackmailed by a crime victim seeking retribution (Rapace), their intense relationship leads them to plot violent and cathartic plan for revenge.

Would you be interesting in this film? Do you think Rapace and Farrell will work well together?

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