Killer Sofa, Metallica, Pan’s Labyrinth 4K, Saturn Awards Week [Movie News]

Killer Sofa, Metallica, Pan's Labyrinth 4K, Saturn Awards Week [Movie News] 1

Beware the Killer Sofa!

Electric Dreams meets Christine in the heart-warmingly horrific chronicle of a killer Lazy Boy that falls in love with a girl – and the bloody carnage that follows as a result!

Francesca always attracted weirdos. When one of her stalkers is found dead, she looks for comfort from her best friend, Maxi. Meanwhile, Maxi’s grandfather, Jack, a disgraced Rabbi, comes across a reclining chair containing a Dybbuk inside. Jack and his voodoo sorceress partner try to find out where the recliner has been delivered while exploring Jack’s newfound gift for communicating with the other world. Meanwhile the reclining chair becomes enchanted by Francesca and starts committing crimes of passion.

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DreamWorks Animation Archibald’s Next Big Thing Hatches Today on Netflix!

From the creative mind of two-time Emmy® Award-Winning actor, director and writer, Tony Hale, comes a vibrant new animated series DreamWorks Archibald’s Next Big ThingAll 13 episodes of the show’s first season became available exclusively on Netflix today! Check out exciting new clips from the first season below.

The series features an all-star voice cast, including Tony Hale as “Archibald,”  Adam Pally (The Mindy Project) as “Sage,”  Chelsea Kane (Baby Daddy) as “Loy,”  Jordan Fisher (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before 2) as “Finly,”  Kari Wahlgren (Spirit Riding Free) as “Bea,” and Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) as the playfully sarcastic “Narrator.”  The series also features incredible guest voices, including Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep), Casey Wilson (Black Monday), RuPaul (RuPaul’s Drag Race), Christine Baranski (The Good Fight), Gary Cole (Veep) and more.

DreamWorks Archibald’s Next Big Thing follows the adventures of Archibald Strutter, a chicken who ‘yes-ands’ his way through life. Though living in the moment often leads him astray, Archibald always finds his way back home to an egg-shaped house in the center of Crackridge he shares with his three siblings, Sage, Finly, and Loy, and his trusty sidekick, Bea. Archibald’s Next Big Thing is a fresh comedy about the importance of being present and celebrating the journey, not just the destination. With each twist and turn, this gangly, happy chicken shows everyone around him how important it is to get out of your comfort zone and see the best in everyone and every situation.

The series is created and executive produced by Hale, executive produced by Eric Fogel (Descendants: Wicked World, Celebrity Deathmatch), and was developed for television by Drew Champion (Game Talk Live) and Jacob Moffat (Tiny Tiny Talk Show).

DreamWorks Archibald’s Next Big Thing is available today on Netflix!

ONCE UPON A TIME IN DEADWOOD starring Robert Bronzi gets a trailer and poster!

ONCE UPON A TIME IN DEADWOOD concerns a notorious gunslinger who is slipped a slow-acting poison by an heiress and told he has three days to track down and rescue her sister, who has been kidnapped by a band of hoodlums and holds the antidote.  Rene Perez directs from his screenplay, with Jeff Miller (THE TOYBOX) also contributing.

Bronzi plays the gunslinger.  Pare plays the main villain.  The cast is rounded out with Karin Brauns (PLAYING WITH DOLLS series), Lauren Compton (CLOWNTOWN), actor-model Chris Matteis, J.D. Angstadt, Jose Varela Garcia, Justin Hawkins, Tony Jackson, and Sierra Sherbundy.

The movie was filmed in California as well as in Western Leone, near Almeria, Spain, site of much of the filming of the famous Sergio Leone/Charles Bronson western ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE WEST.

Once Upon a Time in Deadwood Killer Sofa

Miller (who produced the recent DEATH KISS, which Perez directed, as well as the recent thriller  THE RUSSIAN BRIDE) is producing with Ronnie D. Lee (THE TOYBOX, OUIJA HOUSE) through their companies Millman Productions and Ron Lee Productions, respectively.

“If you liked DEATH KISS, you’ll love Bronzi again delivering his brand of justice,” says Miller.   “We filmed at recognizable locations where Bronson stood 50 years ago on the classic ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE WEST, and I can’t wait for fans to check out this latest chapter in our series of films with Bronzi.”

ONCE UPON A TIME IN DEADWOOD comes out in the U.S. on October 1st on digital and on November 19th on dvd.  Uncork’d Entertainment is handling distribution in North America and international sales.

For more information and updates, please visit the film’s Facebook page at .

Disney Celebrates Halloween in Style with Iconic Costumes and More!

We don’t normally create a Halloween Gift Guide, but we were asked to share some recently released Disney Halloween costumes. Here is a sample.

Disney Halloween Costumes

Elsa Costume for Kids – Frozen
: $49.95-54.95
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Description: No need to put dreams on ice when they can come true with our Elsa Costume. Inspired by the queen’s elegant outfit in Frozen, this detailed gown is frosted in glittering icicles and sequins, with a sparkling snowy cape.

Ariel Costume Collection for Kids – The Little Mermaid
MSRP: $14.95 – $49.95
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Description: Waves of excitement will wash over your little mermaid when she gets to flip her fins as our Disney Princess from under the sea. The Ariel detailed outfit features glittering fabrics and sequins, tiers of tulle, and a silvery shell brooch.

Jasmine Costume Collection for Kids – Aladdin
MSRP: $14.95 – $49.95
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Description: Discover a whole new world of roleplay wonders in our Princess Jasmine Costume Collection for Kids. Add jewelry, shoes, and tiara to grant every masquerade wish.

Belle Costume Collection for Kids – Beauty and the Beast
MSRP: $14.95-$54.95
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Description: Relive a tale old as time at Halloween and all year ’round in our Belle Costume Collection, including costume shoes, light-up wand, jewelry set, and tiara.

Cinderella Costume for Kids
MSRP: $49.95-54.95
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Description: Cinderella will grace any royal ball in this elegant costume. With a ”Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo,” this glittering gown fulfills every dream with silver details, shimmering tulle, organza trims, glass slipper cameo brooch, and silver foil accents.

‘Saturn Awards Week’ Marathon Livestream Beginning Sept. 8 on Shout! Factory TV

From September 8-13, Shout! Factory TV will proudly present Saturn Awards Week, a showcase of Saturn Award-winning and nominated films, television series, and talent, leading up to the 45th Annual Saturn Awards show streaming globally on Friday the 13th of September (6pm / 9pm EST). For information where to see the show go to


Saturn Awards Week begins Sunday, September 8 at 12 a.m. PT and will run through Friday, September 13. The marathon can be viewed on; Shout! Factory TV’s Roku, Amazon Fire, Apple TV, and Android apps; and the following digital streaming platforms: Twitch, Samsung TV Plus, Xumo, and STIRR.


The Saturn Awards are presented by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror and celebrate the year’s best and biggest achievements genre film, television, home media releases, and local theatre productions.


As part of the celebration, Shout! Factory TV will be livestreaming a week’s worth of cult sci-fi, horror, action, and fantasy films and TV shows that have defined the genre over the years. These films include films from Saturn Award Life Career Honoree Roger Corman; Battle Beyond the Stars, which features the early work of James Cameron as a special effects designer; and Assault on Precinct 13, from past Saturn Awards winner John Carpenter; as well as a special daylong celebration of previous Saturn Awards winner Space 1999’s 20th anniversary of Breakaway Day, the day in series lore (September 13, 1999) in which the moon broke free from the earth.

To commemorate the 45th anniversary, Shout! Factory TV will feature interstitials containing hidden insights and factoids about the Saturn Awards and its stars over the past 44 years in its livestream and on its social channels.

Pan’s Labyrinth arrives on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital on 10/1

Pan's Labyrinth 4K

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced today that Pan’s Labyrinth, the highly-acclaimed 2006 modern day dark fairy tale written and directed by Academy Award-winner Guillermo del Toro, will be released on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital on October 1.

Written and directed by del Toro (Hellboy, Pacific Rim, The Shape of Water), Pan’s Labyrinth premiered at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival where it received a 22-minute standing ovation, followed by its North American premiere at the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival.  The critically-acclaimed film won multiple awards, including three Academy Awards, three BAFTA Awards, the Ariel Award for Best Picture, the Saturn Award for Best International Film, and the 2007 Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form.  The film also appeared on more than 20 critic’s top ten lists for 2006.

Produced by del Toro, Bertha Navarro, Alfonso Cuaron, Frida Torresblanco, and Alvaro Augustin, the film stars Serio Lopez, Maribel Verdu, Ivana Baquero, Doug Jones, Ariadna Gil, and Alex Angulo and is narrated by Pablo Adan.

Ultra HD* showcases 4K resolution with High Dynamic Range (HDR) and a wider color spectrum, offering consumers brighter, deeper, more lifelike colors for a home entertainment viewing experience like never before.
Pan’s Labyrinth will be available on Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack for $41.99 SRP*, and features an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc with the feature film in 4K with HDR and a Blu-ray disc of Pan’s Labyrinth. Fans can also own Pan’s Labyrinth in 4K Ultra HD via purchase from select digital retailers beginning on October 1. The Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack of Pan’s Labyrinth will include more than seven hours of previously released special features, including an audio commentary by Guillermo del Toro.

Following a bloody civil war, young Ofelia enters a world of unimaginable cruelty when she moves in with her new stepfather, a tyrannical military officer.  Armed with only her imagination, Ofelia discovers a mysterious labyrinth and meets a faun who sets her on a path to saving herself and her ailing mother.  But soon, the lines between fantasy and reality begin to blur, and before Ofelia can turn back, she finds herself at the center of a ferocious battle between good and evil.

Ultra HD Blu-ray Elements

Pan’s Labyrinth Ultra HD disc contains the following special features:

  • Audio commentary by Guillermo del Toro

Pan’s Labyrinth Blu-ray disc contains the following special features:

  • Audio commentary by Guillermo del Toro
  • Video prologue by Guillermo del Toro
  • The Power of Myth
  • The Faun and the Fairies
  • The Color and the Shape
  • The Director’s Notebook

G. Patrick Condon’s INCREDIBLE VIOLENCE Racks Up a Body Count on VOD

Incredible Violence Killer Sofa

1091 Films, in a partnership with G. Patrick Condon’s The Hunting Party, has announced the Digital HD and Cable VOD debut of writer/director G. Patrick Condon’s quasi-autobiographical horror Incredible Violence.  The bloodsoaked comedy is now available to rent or own on streaming services (including Amazon Instant Video, iTunes, Google Play and Vudu) and Cable VOD (including Time Warner Cable, Verizon, Cox, and Dish) in a number of territories, including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.
The debut feature from filmmaker G. Patrick Condon, Incredible Violence combines metatextual mayhem with self-referential slaughter.  Incredible Violence world premiered in the Midnight X-Treme section at the Sitges Film Festival, before going on to screen at the Dead by Dawn Film Festival, FIN: Atlantic Film Festival, Nickel Independent Film Festival and the Full Moon Horror and Fantasy Film Festival.

New Extended Trailer for METALLICA & SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY: S&M² in Theaters 10/9 from Trafalgar Releasing

Trafalgar Releasing today released the second trailer for the forthcoming concert film Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M² coming to cinemas worldwide on October 9. This new extended trailer features scenes cut from the original 1999 Metallica and San Francisco Symphony show at the Berkeley Community Theatre, gearing fans up for this must-see celebration of the 20th anniversary of Metallica’s groundbreaking S&M concerts and album.

This new trailer releases today as fans prepare for this weekend’s sold-out shows which will see Metallica reunite with the San Francisco Symphony, with performances led in-part by legendary conductor Michael Tilson Thomas. The film, Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M² will be recorded live during the September 6th and 8th Chase Center concerts, in advance of its release in theaters around the globe this October.

Featuring the first live performances of original S&M arrangements since 1999 as well as symphonic versions of several songs released since then, this theatrical release gives millions of fans around the world the chance to experience S&M2. Fans can find tickets for this one-night-only cinema event at

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