There is no question about it ... Cheech & Chong are comedy legends! The pot-smoking duo began their career as stand-up comics in the early '70s and gained attention for a string of popular comedy albums, which featured hit songs like "Basketball Jones." However, it was their feature film debut in '1978s Up In Smoke that made them icons to stoners all around the world. The two broke up in the mid '80s and with rumors of bad blood between the former friends; fans thought that they would never see a sequel to the granddaddy of all marijuana comedies. Chances started to look even slimmer in 2003 when Tommy was unjustly arrested and incarcerated for "conspiring to distribute drug paraphernalia," but upon his release in 2004 rumors started to fly about the two comedians finally reuniting. In 2008, the team publicly announced that they would be reuniting for an upcoming tour, titled "Cheech & Chong Light Up America/Canada" and it was soon after that when rumors of the comedians … [Read more...] about Cheech & Chong Talk Up in Smoke 2 & Their Untitled Cheech & Chong Animated Project [Exclusive]
He had to learn mime in the suit with Moni Yakim just as Weller did, he had to be at the production's beck and call to step in at any time. Then on top of that he had to put himself in that cumbersome suit and perform under some crazy conditions. He was hospitalized, hit with fire, glass, explosives. He had it tough, the car park scene for example where RoboCop is escaping down the levels away from the SWAT team is literally just Russell throwing himself onto hard concrete for real, and he did that all night. His interview was eye-opening. He painted the picture of set-life so well. He also pointed out his lesser known cameos he has in the Robo movies which I think fans will get a kick out of. … [Read more...] about RoboDoc Filmmakers Reveal What They Found Creating the Definitive RoboCop Documentary [Exclusive]
Karl Urban will next be seen reprising his role of Bones in Star Trek Beyond, which hits theaters on July 22. The actor will most certainly be doing press for that movie, so hopefully there will be more updates for the actor to share as we get closer to that movie's release. Until then, check out the tweets about a potential TV series happening in the near future. … [Read more...] about Karl Urban May Return in Judge Dredd TV Series
Judge Dredd: Superfiend will be inspired by the fan-favorite 'Dark Judges' storyline, and its intended as a sort-of sequel to Dredd 3D, though it is also a part of Adi Shankar's 'Bootleg Universe', which includes the unofficial short film The Punisher: Dirty Laundry, which brought Thomas Jane back to his role as the Marvel vigilante, and the Venom short Truth in Journalism. The animated Judge Dredd: Superfiend does include characters from the 'Dredd-verse', which you can see in this cool new poster and the four images being used to tease the impending release, which will debut later this month. No release date has been announced for the first episode as of yet. … [Read more...] about Dredd Spinoff Series Superfiend Poster and Images Unveiled
Many fans have hoped and dreamed that the 1977 theatrical cut of Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope would eventually arrive on Blu-ray alongside the original trilogy sequels Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi. It seems we may be closer to that happening if one wily director is to be believed. According to John Landis, good friend of George Lucas and the man behind such classics as Animal House and The Blues Brothers, Disney is gearing up to release the unaltered versions of the first three Star Wars movies very soon. … [Read more...] about Star Wars Original Trilogy Unaltered Blu-rays Coming?