Day: July 14, 2015

The Iris’ 10 Silliest Super Hero Names of all time…

July 14, 2015

In the lead up to the July 16th release of the next Marvel Cinematic Universe film Ant-Man we’re taking a look into the comic realm and some of the silliest super hero names. Generally the ridiculous names also mean that our heroes have some pretty ludicrous super powers too, and some of them are just […]

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Twelfth annual Arab film festival pushes boundaries in 2015

July 14, 2015

This August, the twelfth annual  Arab Film Festival Australia returns to cinemas  with an array of stunning feature films and four shorts. Festival co -director, Fadia Abboud, is particularly  thrilled with this year’s variety, stating they will “push boundaries both physically and ideologically”.

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Win a special Blu-Ray Box Set of The Decline of Western Civilization!

July 14, 2015

Written and directed by Penelope Spheeris (Wayne’s World) and available for the first time in a three volume boxed set, The Decline of Western Civilization Collection documents the city of Los Angeles from the perspective of three distinct scenes across the course of two decades, changing fashions, trends and styles.... Continue Reading

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Live Podcast festival Cast Party to hit Australian screens

July 14, 2015

Hosts of the biggest and best podcasts in the world will convene on stage for the inaugural Cast Party. Celebrating the emergence of podcasting as a powerhouse medium, the live festival will be captured for cinema screenings across Australia on 22nd of August.

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Official trailer released for Miss You Already

July 14, 2015

The official trailer for the new comedy-drama film Miss You Already, directed by  Catherine Hardwicke,  has finally been released.  The film will be screening nationally from the 15th of October.

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Video Game First Impressions: Until Dawn (PS4, 2015)

July 14, 2015

Years in development, the latest project from Supermassive Games may be very well prove their defining hit. Developed exclusively for Playstation 4, Until Dawn shuffles into the same category of interactive cinema games like Heavy Rain with a rich, textured narrative that is well thought out, driven by character dynamics, and terrifyingly immersive. What’s more is that this looks to be the first major game in history to successfully adapt from the ever-popular slasher film genre.... Continue Reading

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Free screening of Buried Country with live Q&A and music acts!

July 14, 2015

Songlines, the Gertrude Street Projection Festival,  and Leaps and Bounds Music Festival have announced a free screening of Buried Country this Thursday the 16th of July at *MAYSAR (Melbourne).

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Trailer released for new Australian based film The Dressmaker

July 14, 2015

A trailer for the new Universal Pictures film, The Dressmaker, has just dropped – and it looks amazing. Starring Kate Winslet, Liam Hemsworth, Judy David, Sarah Snook and Hugo Weaving, The Dressmakeris set in 1950’s Australia and filmed entirely in Victoria. It’s a bittersweet comedy-drama about love, revenge, and haute couture.

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Someone leaked the Comic-Con trailer for X-Men: Apocalypse

July 14, 2015

Don’t you just love Comic-Con? Someone has went and recorded the big reveal at the 20th Century Fox panel, Bryan Singer showing the audience a three-minute trailer for next year’s huge X-Men: Apocalypse. The trailer leaked onto the internet in a speedy fashion, and while it’s slightly off-centre and terrible quality (he/she obviously didn’t want to get caught), there’s enough there so we can see what Marvel have in store for us.... Continue Reading

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Win a copy of Maggie starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Abigail Breslin on DVD!

July 14, 2015

Starring legendary action superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger and Academy Award nominee Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine, My Sister’s Keeper), Maggie is a captivating drama about how far a father will go to stand by his daughter.... Continue Reading

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