Have Your Say: Actors As Game Characters

Last night, Variety posted the news that actor John Cena is currently being negotiated with for playing the lead character in Paramounts planned Duke Nukem film. John Cena as Duke? That seems... well, that's actually seems like a remarkably good...

Have Your Say: What's Your Favorite John Carpenter Film?

Many salutations and congratulations to director and composer John Carpenter, who turns seventy years old this very day! While it's been a while since one of his films has turned into a classic, his resumee boasts a fair few already,...

Have Your Say: What's The Best Film By Guillermo Del Toro?

Last Sunday, Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro won the Golden Globe Award for Best Director, for his film The Shape of Water. Congrats to him! Some think an Oscar or Globe was long overdue, some think him an auteur, yet...

Brighten Up Your Day Quickly, With SHORT BUT SWEET!

"A young hero has to embark on an epic quest to save a princess from an evil villain, all within an absurd short amount of time." That's the premise of Short but Sweet, a two-minute animation by Dutch director Junaid...

Ard's Dozen Of Musings About 2017

This is the fourth time I'm doing a "musings" article (after 2014, 2015 and 2016) and... well, I really like this format. rather than doing a strict top-10, this allows me to speak about anything, really... as long as it's...

ScreenPrint: BEYOND TERROR Is Fuel For Fulci Fanatics

Back in June, we reported about an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign to get a book about Italian director Lucio Fulci reprinted. That book was Beyond Terror by Stephen Thrower, originally published in 1999. It had seen some minor reprints already, but...

Have Your Say: What Are You Looking Forward To Most In 2018?

And thus, faster than a year passed ever before (or so it feels), 2017 is gone. A Happy New Year, everyone! The previous twelve months were nothing if not tempestuous. World politics brought horrors and amazing short-sightedness to a whole...

ScreenAnarchy's Favourite Films of 2017

Another year over, and what an annus horribilis it proved to be in so many ways. But away from the political atrocities that took place in pretty much every country you care to mention, and the sexual harassment scandals that...

Our Favorite Faces Of Dwayne Johnson

While Star Wars is currently world box office leader once more, in the US it is closely followed by the new Jumanji film. Our Peter Martin thought Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle to be a decently fun and thrilling affair,...

Pretty Packaging: The EVERYDAY LIFE WITH MONSTER GIRLS Boxset Comes Stacked

(Stacked... get it? Hurhur...) Hanging somewhere between mainstream anime and hardcore pornography "hentai" is the large grey area called "ecchi", which has timid fan-service on one side and full-out softcore sex on the other side. And like with their live-action...

Pretty Packaging: The French VALERIAN Limited Collector's Edition

Last summer, Luc Besson released his long-awaited Valerian film, an epic forty years in the ... dreaming? Conception? Making? Anyway, we were promised that the director's beloved The Fifth Element would pale in comparison... Weeeeeell... the end result, called Valerian...

Have Your Say: Which Film Gives You That Christmas Feeling?

It's Christmas, or at least it still is in those countries where the festivities last two days. Food is eaten, presents are given, movies get seen and old memes re-shared. One of those old memes is the infamous "It ain't...

Our Favorite Faces Of Santa

Hi All, and Happy Holidays! It's Christmas Day and therefore I'd like to keep it short and simple this week: who or what is your favorite cinematic interpretation of Santa? There is plenty of choice, as there have been many....

Pretty Packaging: LASTMAN Stands Tall

The French market for anime has proven to be a healthy one for decades already, with many series and films getting decent releases there while English speaking territories still had to wait for years. Check how fast the French were...

Have Your Say: There's Too Much STAR WARS Happening

Rian Johnson's Star Wars: The Last Jedi is taking the world by storm, and while some people have angrily stated that this will be "Their Last Star Wars", for others it has renewed interest in the franchise. The good news...

Our Favorite Faces Of Laura Dern

This weekend, Rian Johnson's Star Wars: The Last Jedi conquered box offices worldwide, and there was much rejoicing, wailing and the gnashing of teeth, as with any film in this franchise. Our Jim Tudor had fun with it, and says...

Pretty Packaging: The GENIUS PARTY Boxset Is Plain Genius

Over the past decades, the animators at Studio 4˚C have been cultivating a reputation for releasing anime which is often edgy, arty, and risky. Ten years ago, the Studio facilitated "Project Genius", an anthology of short anime films by a...

Have Your Say: Is 4DX About Sense Or Nonsense?

Last January, I mentioned in this series of articles that cinemas in the Netherlands were finally getting their frikkin lasers, and guess what: we're now getting frikkin moving chairs as well. Yes, the famous 4DX logo has arrived at several...

Our Favorite Faces Of Michael Shannon

Water increases its volume when it gets close to freezing or close to boiling, and indeed Guillermo Del Toro's The Shape of Water keeps expanding nicely, now that it's gaining some box office heat. The film is currently the number...

Have Your Say: The Future Of Anime Is Bright

Last September saw the Camera Japan Festival arrive in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and as usual it brought good food, good films, good music and a good atmosphere. As with many festivals, audiences were allowed to rate the films, and a...