We all love 80′s horror movies. Gory, gruesome, camp, cheesy and often with lots of big hair! Earlier this week, YouTuber Trent Shy created an incredible claymation homage to some of the best 80′s monster movies! From The Fly to Frank Henenlotter. Go and check it out here. If you have something cool to share, then drop me a private message over on the forum and you may get it included in a future newsletter!
Anywho, on with this week’s newsletter…
This week saw the DVD release of the last ever volume of Prisoner: Cell Block H. The classic cult TV show from the 1980s comes to an almighty ending with one of the most gripping finale shows to have graced the small screen. Be sure to grab your box set this week, as in a couple of months time, the show’s brand new ‘prequel’ re-imagining, Wentworth will be heading our way to UK TV. Very, Very exciting times! And don’t forget to check out the last ever Official Prisoner Awards (in collaboration with the Official Facebook page, the Wentworth forum and ourselves – the official Prisoner Forum), where fans can vote for their favorite storyline of the show’s entire fun. Check out the nomination video here for a reminder of some of the best bits.
Also released earlier this week, was the excellent new action-horror, Dead Mine. Venturing deep inside an apparently abandoned mine, with a sinister history, what horrors lurk within? Well, you’ll just have to find out for yourself! Click me for a sneaky preview and order this must-own DVD today. Oh, and whilst you’re at it, why not see just how likely you are to survive the mines, with this choose-your-own-adventure map inspired by the movie…
- Halo 4 - When it comes to gaming, there’s few modern video games quite as well-known and loved as the Halo franchise. Well, now from Anchor Bay, the full live-action spin-off film, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn is getting a DVD and Blu-ray release – and what a release it is too! Stuffed with goodies, this release is a beauty and a must buy for any gamer out there. This week, we’ve been going mad for video game movie adaptations. What are some of your favorites? Let us know over on the forum thread.
- Boy Nobody – Go on, admit it! You’ve pretended to be a top secret spy more often than you dare admit…even to yourself. We all love spies – the action, the secrecy, the suave, the sophistication, the sex. Whether it’s James Bond, Jason Borne or Austin Powers, spies are cool! Who is your favourite top secret agent? Head here and join in the debate. Be sure to order the fantastic new book, Boy Nobody, coming out next week. It’ll have you gripped to the intense story – we guarantee it! Think you’ve got what it takes to be a top secret assassin? See your worth with this fun image…
- Movie 43 – Ever seen Amazon Women On The Moon, or Kentucky Fried Movie? Well, prepare yourself for the modern equivalent with Movie 43! Bound to be a future cult film, this is comedy at it’s lowest. Packed with a hugely impressive cast, if you like your humour crass, rude and crude then you can’t me this. Testicles, periods, boobs and poop galore! Embrace your inner teen with our weekly challenges. Simply submit your entries to Facebook or tweet them using #43WTFChallenges to win some goodies!
Shameless’ Film Of The Week
It’s time for the Shameless Film Of The Week! Horray! This week we’re celebrating that oh-so-bad-it’s-genius film, Ratman! Are you a fan of that little critter? Let us know by heading over to the official Shameless forum and joining other fans.
Well, until next time so long, take care, drive safe, don’t talk to strangers and always check under your bed!