A live-action Tetris film is in development

A live-action Tetris film is in development

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Threshold Entertainment, a leading producer of live action and animated films, is partnering with The Tetris Company to develop a feature film inspired by the legendary video game, Tetris. The film will be produced by Threshold Chairman Larry Kasanoff and executive produced by Threshold’s Jimmy Ienner and The Tetris Company.

With a proven track record in game-­‐to-­‐movie adaptations, Threshold…

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Win tickets to see Neve Campbell’s I Really Hate My Job

Win tickets to see Neve Campbell’s I Really Hate My Job

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It is a summer evening in London. Alice (Shirley Henderson), an aspiring writer, is running late for her job as a kitchen hand in a Soho café, the Stella Bar. Once she arrives, Alice discovers that the chef is drunk and incapable of working, and so, for a bonus, she agrees to be chef for the evening. The action of the film takes place over this one evening as Alice’s story intertwines with that…

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Liam Neeson is at it again in Taken 3 trailer

Liam Neeson is at it again in Taken 3 trailer

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The first trailer for Tak3n has been released and you can watch it below.

Liam Neeson returns as ex-covert operative Bryan Mills, whose reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered. Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on the run to evade the relentless pursuit of the CIA, FBI and the police. For one last time, Mills must use his…

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DVD Review: Fruitvale Station

Synopsis: Oscar Grant is an average 22-year old. He’s an every-guy who has - through bad life decisions and luck - led a less than perfect life.

Super Mario Bros is heading to Blu-ray

Super Mario Bros is heading to Blu-ray

super mario brosEveryone’s favourite plumbers Mario and Luigi’s live action big screen adventure Super Mario Bros gets its first ever UK Blu-ray release thanks to Second Sight. Love it or hate it, the film is one that sticks in the memory. Be sure to read Jackson’s Super Mario Bros Rewind Redemption.

With an all-star cast, including the legendary Bob Hoskins alongside John Leguizamo and Dennis Hopper, this…

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Jon Hamm, Rafe Spall & Oona Chaplin to star in Black Mirror Christmas special

Jon Hamm, Rafe Spall & Oona Chaplin to star in Black Mirror Christmas special

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Jon Hamm (Mad Men, Million Dollar Arm), Rafe Spall (One Day, I Give It A Year) and Oona Chaplin (Game of Thrones, The Crimson Field) are confirmed to co-star in the Black Mirror feature-length special due on Channel 4 this Christmas.

The 90-minute seasonal special may well be the most mind-bending episode yet, showcasing three interwoven stories of Yuletide techno-paranoia this December. It will…

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New posters for Jake Gyllenhaal’s Nightcrawler

New posters for Jake Gyllenhaal’s Nightcrawler

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Nightcrawler is a new thriller set in the nocturnal underbelly of contemporary Los Angeles.

Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who discovers the high-speed world of L.A. crime journalism. Finding a group of freelance camera crews who film crashes, fires, murder and other mayhem, Lou muscles into the cut-throat, dangerous realm of nightcrawling — where each…

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Raindance review: The Ninth Cloud

Raindance review: The Ninth Cloud

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We love Michael Madsen here at Live for Films. We even got to see him and ask him a question during his panel at this year’s London Film and Comic Con. You can check that out here.

The former Mr. Blonde was stone cold cool still, but seemed sorely in need of a challenging and juicy role. With The Ninth Cloud, which premiered recently at Raindance, writer director Jane Spencerhas provided exactly…

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Sean Young, Lili Simmons, David Arquette & more join Bone Tomahawk

Sean Young, Lili Simmons, David Arquette & more join Bone Tomahawk

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Sean Young, Lili Simmons and David Arquette

Bone Tomahawk, the cannibal horror Western, already had Kurt Russell, Richard Jenkins, Patrick Wilson and Matthew Fox. The film started shooting today and there is word of some other actors joining S. Craig Zahler‘s film.

Sean Young (Blade Runner), Lili Simmons (True Detective), David Arquette (Scream), Sid Haig (The Devil’s Rejects), Evan Jonigkeit(Gi…

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New poster for Miles Teller’s Whiplash

New poster for Miles Teller’s Whiplash

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I have just been sent the new poster for Whiplash.

Damien Chazelle directs the film which stars Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons.

Andrew Neyman is a 19-year-old jazz drummer, dreaming of greatness but unsure if his dream will ever come true. Haunted by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew is determined to rise to the top of the country’s most elite music conservatory. One night, Terence…

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