HBO greenlights Damon Lindelof's 'Watchmen' series

HBO greenlights Damon Lindelof's 'Watchmen' series

No details have been revealed whether Lindelof's series will be a prequel, re-imagining or a sequel to Moore and Gibbon's source material — Back in June, it was reported but not confirmed that The Leftovers and Lost co-creator Damon Lindelof was in talks to adapt the popular 1980’s DC graphic novel for HBO. On Wednesday, the premium service provider gave the official green light for a pilot and script commitment, one day after Lindelof posted a pic of the writer's room kickoff with a half body tease of a bronze Nite Owl statue, captioned "Day One."

Okja

Okja

There is an irony about those ‘inspirational’ quotes concerning the importance of originality, in that one is very much like the other. Apart from Mark Twain’s brave assertion, that 'all ideas are second-hand … there is not a rag of originality about them anywhere’, which is also ironic, in that it stands out from the other quotes on account of its ‘originality’. To be fair, people use the term to describe creativity, which is in abundance across every culture worldwide. But if ever a film came close (like the planet Earth is close to the sun, as I am a fan of the second-hand ideas idea) to originality, it would have to be ‘Okja’.

Happy Death Day: Get Up. Live Your Day. Get Killed. Again....

Happy Death Day: Get Up. Live Your Day. Get Killed. Again....

Blumhouse Productions latest slasher feels refreshingly original for a film that's disguised as Scream meets Edge of Tomorrow (or Groundhog Day). — The trailer for Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions Happy Death Day was a pleasant surprise having sat through at least a dozen or so forgettable trailers during my 'IT' screening. For those who are fans of the genre, I recommend you check out the trailer!

Cultjer roundup: Wonder Woman (2017)

Cultjer roundup: Wonder Woman (2017)

Only love can save this world. So I stay. I fight, and I give... for the world I know can be. This is my mission, now. Forever. — While the 20th highest grossing movie of all-time slowly exits the big screen, the time has come to usher in Wonder Woman's arrival on digital streaming services, DVD, Blu-ray, and 4K Ultra HD in North America. Sorry UK, you'll have to wait until October 9.

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