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Image credit: Jamie Ferguson. Netflix has announced that Paul Feig is on board to direct its upcoming fairytale series The School For Good And Evil. Based on the bestselling book by Soman Chainani, the screenplay will be adapted by David Magee (Life of Pi, Mary Poppins Returns, Finding Neverland) and Laura Solon (Office Christmas Party, Let It
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Disney has announced that Frozen 2 will be available two weeks ahead of schedule on Friday 3 July on Disney+ in the UK and Ireland. Frozen 2 follows Elsa, together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, on a journey into the unknown (yes we still have that song stuck in our heads too) to discover the
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The 21st Arrow FrightFest will not be taking place on its usual August dates but the organisers will be expanding their London Halloween event. By Rachael Harper 02-06-20 3,270 The organisers of the excellent Arrow FrightFest have announced that due to the continuing COVID-19 restrictions on social distancing, its traditional five day event in August has
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Being number two isn’t necessarily a bad thing as Disney+’s new original movie shows… By Rachael Harper 28-05-20 4,351 Disney+ has announced its latest original movie, Secret Society Of Second-Born Royals that will stream exclusively on the service in July. Check out the trailer here…  Secret Society Of Second-Born Royals follows Sam, a rebellious teenage
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Anime Limited has announced that on 25 May, it will be launching Screen Anime, a new online film festival offering a curated selection of four films, one bingeable TV series and more each month for £3.98/mo or for a reduced £39.98/yr. “Ever since founding the annual Scotland Loves Anime Film Festival, showcasing the best in
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We’re pretty excited about this one at SciFiNow towers! Netflix has finally revealed the trailer for its Snowpiercer show and… okay we’ve all waited long let’s just have a look at it here…  Set more than seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, ​Snowpiercer​ centres on the remnants of humanity, who inhabit
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First published in 1963, Planet Of The Apes spawned a global media franchise including several television remakes and an Oscar®-nominated film. This stunning new edition from The Folio Society returns Pierre Boulle’s story to its literary roots with the definitive translation by Xan Fielding. Set on the idyllic-looking planet of Soros, the story follows three astronauts who
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We are delighted to exclusively reveal the cover for Luke Arnold’s upcoming novel, Dead Man In A Ditch, designed by Emily Courdelle… By Rachael Harper 09-03-20 1,099 Fetch Philips has nothing left to believe in. Which is why he’s surprised when the people of Sunder City start to believe in him… Rumour has it that
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Read our review on the Shirley Jackson biopic… By Katie Goh 02-03-20 1,445 Director: Josephine Decker Cast: Elisabeth Moss, Michael Stuhlbarg, Odessa Young, Logan Lerman Less a by-the-numbers biopic and more an unconventional sketch of a woman’s creative process, Shirley is a hazy portrait of American cult horror writer, Shirley Jackson. Based on a Susan
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The trailer for the new Candyman film is out and it’s an absolute corker! See it for yourselves here:  Candyman is the highly anticipated contemporary incarnation of the cult classic and Universal’s synopsis of the film is: For as long as residents can remember, the housing projects of Chicago’s Cabrini Green neighbourhood were terrorized by a
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Epic Pictures Group has acquired the US distribution rights for the breakout comedy-thriller Butt Boy from director and co-writer Tyler Cornack. If you haven’t seen it already, check out the teaser trailer below…  “BUTT BOY embodies the rogue spirit of independent filmmaking and does not fit a conventional mold,” says Epic Pictures Group CEO
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Netflix’s The Witcher has begun production on Season Two in the UK. Returning to the cast for Season Two are Henry Cavill (Mission Impossible – Fallout, Man of Steel) who leads the cast of The Witcher saga, playing the role of Geralt of Rivia. Anya Chalotra (The ABC Murders, Wanderlust) returns as the sorceress Yennefer, Freya Allan (Third Day, Gunpowder Milkshake) as Ciri and Joey Batey (Knightfall, Strike) a
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Stranger Things Season Four has officially been announced and the teaser trailer reveals a lot… By Rachael Harper 14-02-20 93 Netflix has officially announced Season Four of Stranger Things with a very enigmatic video that shows soldiers, snow and… Hopper! See it for yourself here:  Netflix announced the new series with the following statement:
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