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Check Out The Thrilling Adventure 'Hercules' On DVD, Blu-ray & More Nov. 4

November 1st, 2014 5:07am EDT
Hercules
Both man and myth, Hercules leads a band of mercenaries to help end a bloody civil war in the land of Thrace and return the rightful king to his throne.

A tormented soul from birth, Hercules has the strength of his father - the God Zeus- but he feels the suffering inherited from his human mother as his mythical power is tested by unimaginable villains.

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson plays Hercules who becomes a mercenary and is enlisted to help fight a savage warlord.

Fun fact: The actor was forced to spend three hours in the make-up chair every day to portray the Greek demigod, and was shock...
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Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Trick 'r Treat'

October 31st, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Trick 'r Treat'
Today is officially Halloween and here at Starpulse.com that means plenty of ghouls, goblins and Sam – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s selection is a throwback to the horror anthology’s of old telling tales of hungry wolves, serial killers and bitter kids all under the watchful eye of a shabby orange pajamas wearing, burlap sack headed tot named Sam. So put on your best blood soaked costume, grab a big bag for all that tainted candy and kick over a few jack-o-lanterns on the way – it’s time for…"Trick ‘r Treat!"

Halloween time may seem fun and harmless, but the origins and...
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Seth Rogen Eyed To Play Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak

October 31st, 2014 10:46am EDT
Seth Rogen Eyed To Play Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak
Seth Rogen may star opposite Christian Bale in Sony's upcoming film about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. The actor is in talks to play Steve Wozniak, who created the Apple I computer and co-created the Apple II in the 1970s. Jessica Chastain is also in negotiations for a role, according to TheWrap.

Danny Boyle is directing. Aaron Sorkin wrote a script based on Jobs' authorized biography by Walter Isaacson, based on more than 40 interviews with Jobs conducted over two years.

The film will highlight product launches such as the first Macintosh in 1984 and the debut of the iPod in 2001.

Rog...
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Gregg Allman, EP & Open Road Dropped From 'Midnight Rider' Lawsuit

October 31st, 2014 8:33am EDT
Gregg Allman, EP & Open Road Dropped From 'Midnight Rider' Lawsu
The family of Sarah Jones, the camera assistant killed by a train during the filming of "Midnight Rider," has dropped Gregg Allman, executive producer Michael Lehman and Open Road Films from its civil lawsuit.

Jones, 27, died in Wayne County, Georgia, on Feb. 20 during a scene being filmed on live train tracks. The crew of the film was shooting a scene on a train trestle when the incident occurred, and Jones couldn't escape the oncoming train.

The Hollywood Reporter obtained a statement from the family's attorney, Jeff Harris, who said: "This firm [Harris Penn Lowry LLP] was hired by Rich...
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DVD Review: 'Garfield Holiday Collection'

October 30th, 2014 12:10pm EDT
DVD Review: 'Garfield Holiday Collection'
Ready to get in holiday mood with your favorite orange feline? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD program "Garfield Holiday Collection" out Nov. 4 from Anderson Digital. We explore the use of hairballs during the holidays below!

Title: "Garfield Holiday Collection"

Grade: 4

Cast: Voices of Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger

Director: Phil Roman

Rating: G

Runtime: 150 minutes

Release Company: Anderson Digital

Website: www.andersondigital.com

The Flick: Going back to my childhood I remember the nostalgic Garfield specials. There was old school animation, cools...
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Michael Bay Tapped To Direct Benghazi Political Drama '13 Hours'

October 30th, 2014 11:28am EDT
Michael Bay
"Transformers" director Michael Bay is in negotiations to direct "13 Hours," a Benghazi political drama based on the book by Mitchell Zuckoff.

On Sept. 11, 2012, terrorists attacked the U.S. State Department Special Mission Compound in Benghazi, Libya. U.S. ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and a foreign service worker were killed. During a second assault on a nearby CIA station, two contract workers died.

Chuck Hogan wrote the script for the film, which will center on six members of a security team who tried to defend the people stationed at the compound, according to the Hollywood Repor...
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Sandra Bullock Comes To Rescue Of Film Extra

October 30th, 2014 11:15am EDT
Sandra Bullock Comes To Rescue Of Film Extra
Sandra Bullock went from movie hero to real-life hero when she came to the rescue of a film extra on the set of her current film.

The actress assisted a fellow actress when she collapsed from apparent heat stroke on the New Orleans set of Bullock's current movie, “Our Brand Is Crisis.”

According to Page Six, Bullock gave the woman extra water and fanned her in a shady area until an ambulance arrived. She was surrounded by crew members who assisted the actress as well.

TMZ quoted a bystander about about the incident, "Billy Bob Thornton was also there, but mostly watching. Obviously, wome...
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DVD Review: 'The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story'

October 30th, 2014 11:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story'
Ready to get an ‘unauthorized’ look at your favorite Bayside High gang? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story" out Nov. 4 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the secrets revealed below.

Title: "The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story"

Grade: 2

Cast: Sam Kindseth, Dylan Everett, Alyssa Lynch

Director: Jason LaPeyre

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 90 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgate.com

The Flick: I remember hearing some of the salacious behind the scenes claims about TV’s ...
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Review: Odd Import 'Force Majeure' Unsure What It Wants To Be

October 30th, 2014 9:30am EDT
Review: Odd Import 'Force Majeure' Unsure What It Wants To Be
A strange uneven mix of David Lynch and Paul Thomas Anderson, "Force Majeure" is an odd film I just didn’t like. The story seems simple enough – a family vacationing at a ski resort sits down for a meal and looks over to see an avalanche heading straight for them. But instead of shielding and protecting his wife and children, head of household Thomas runs for cover to shamefully save himself. Of course it turns out to be a false alarm, but the damage is done. So the remainder of the film is both wife Ebba trying to make her shallow hubby feel guilty and Thomas simply trying to deny it e...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Squirm - Collector's Edition'

October 29th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Squirm - Collector's Edition'
Ready to get attacked by a vicious bunch of…worms? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Squirm - Collector's Edition" out now from Scream Factory the genre division of Shout! Factory Home Entertainment. We review the wiggle room below!

Title: "Squirm – Collector’s Edition"

Grade: 2

Cast: Don Scardino, Patricia Pearcy, R.A. Dow

Director: Jeff Lieberman

Rating: Unrated

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: Besides the so inane its compelling premise of killer worms and a few memorabl...
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