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From the era of silent movies through present day, Universal Pictures has been regarded as the home of the monsters.  Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection showcases 8 of the most iconic monsters in motion picture history including Dracula, Frankenstein, The Mummy, The Invisible Man, The Bride of Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, Phantom of the Opera and Creature From the Black Lagoon.  Starring Bela… Continue reading Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection [Blu-ray]

fast and furious ride universal studiosSoon, everybody can go “Fast & Furious” — at Universal Studios in Hollywood.

The New York Times reports that the theme park is adding a major attraction based on the blockbuster franchise in 2015. Called “Fast and Furious: Supercharged,” Universal Studios is building a massive, 50,000-square foot building featuring 40-foot-long movie screens. Inside, a “dynamic hydraulic-motion based ride will tell an original… Continue reading 'Fast & Furious' Ride Going Full Speed Ahead at Universal Studios

'The Cabin in the Woods' PosterLionsgate Films

The Cabin in the Woods” is moving to a less remote location, with Universal Orlando theme park announcing it will adapt the horror flick into a new attraction set to open this fall during the park’s annual Halloween Horror Nights celebration.

Directed by Drew Goddard and co-written by Joss Whedon, “Cabin” follows five teenagers who venture to… Continue reading 'The Cabin in the Woods' Spawns Interactive Attraction at Universal Theme Park

Since nothing is sacred, Universal Pictures and Silver Pictures have announced plans to remake “Weird Science,” the 1985 John Hughes classic about a pair of nerds who create the perfect woman using their computer. (At the time, it was a space aged concept; now digital love is the norm.)

Joel Silver, the producer behind everything from “Lethal Weapon” to “Die Hard” to “The Matrix,” is set to produce, while Michael Bacall… Continue reading 'Weird Science' Remake: Universal Bringing the John Hughes Classic Back to Life, Because Of Course

  • ‘Silver Linings Playbook’

    <strong>Release Date:</strong> November 21 <strong>Who’s In It:</strong> Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Tucker, Robert De Niro, Julia Stiles <strong>What It’s About:</strong> A man is released from a psychiatric ward into the care of his family, and he hopes to make everything OK with his estranged wife. Things get complicated when a troubled young woman forces her way into his life. <strong>Are We Excited:</strong> Yes. We’ve been hearing