Batman: The Killing Joke Teaser

Batman: The Killing Joke to get limited US theatrical release

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Fathom Events are working together to give Batman: The Killing Joke a special, one-night big screen release on Monday 25th July in select cinemas across the US shortly after its world premiere as part of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Adapted from the best-selling graphic novel by Alan Moore and BrianContinue reading Batman: The Killing Joke to get limited US theatrical release

Image courtesy the Thunderbirds 1965 Project

Thunderbirds 1965 Project To Create “Classic Thunderbirds Episodes”

This September marks 50 years since Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s ground-breaking Thunderbirds series blasted onto TV screens in the UK. To celebrate this special anniversary, the iconic puppets will be making a spectacular return in three brand new episodes in Thunderbirds 1965, a project created by director Stephen La Rivière. In addition to the much-lovedContinue reading Thunderbirds 1965 Project To Create “Classic Thunderbirds Episodes”

Arrow Video: The Hound of the Baskervilles

Celebrating Sherlock Holmes “The Hound of the Baskervilles” in comics as Blu-Ray Hammer film release announced

Arrow Video will release a Blu-Ray edition of Hammer Films‘ classic Sherlock Holmes adaptation, The Hound of the Baskervilles, on 1st June 2015, so we thought we’d chart some of the story’s comics retellings by way of marking the event. Sherlock Holmes is the most filmed character of all time – but it is arguably this 1959 re-tellingContinue reading Celebrating Sherlock Holmes “The Hound of the Baskervilles” in comics as Blu-Ray Hammer film release announced

The Musketeers Series 2

BBC Worldwide’s April DVD, Blu-Ray releases include “Orphan Black”, “Da Vinci’s Demons”

BBC Worldwide has just released more details of its DVD and Blu-Ray releases, some of which may apeal to DownTheTubes readers, including The Musketeers Season Two, a show surely crying out for a comic book spin-off, and Orphan Black, which is already a comic from IDW – #2 is on sale this Wednesday.     The Musketeers Series 2 DVD &Continue reading BBC Worldwide’s April DVD, Blu-Ray releases include “Orphan Black”, “Da Vinci’s Demons”

Marvel Super Special #22: Blade Runner

BFI announces Blade Runner re-release and more 2015 film highlights

  The BFI has revealed a selection of film highlights to look forward to in 2015 which include a number of films that will appeal to downthetubes readers, including a re-release of Ridley Scott‘s Blade Runner: The Final Cut and the screening of a number of horror, fantasy and animated films. Many BFI releases will be pickedContinue reading BFI announces Blade Runner re-release and more 2015 film highlights