Stormbreaker Gets a Name Change

The upcoming teen spy thriller Stormbreaker has gotten a name change. It’s officially now called Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker. The film is based the series of spy novels by Anthony Horowitz, about a 14-year-old boy trained by the British Intelligence Service branch, MI:6. Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker hits theaters on October 6, 2006.

Stormbreaker to Open Film Fantastic 2006

Just as I report that Stormbreaker has changed its name, the good folks over at Film Fantastic have sent us a preview of The Gold Coast Film Fantastic Festival 2006. It seems that Stormbreaker will be the opening night film for the fest. This is my kind of festival. The newest in action, sci-fi and horror from around the …

See Opening Scene from the Covenant Online

There is one scene in The Covenant that just looks too cool. A teen drives his car head on into the front of a semi-truck, the car explodes, and that same teen uses his will to bring the car back together again on the other side of the truck. If you haven’t seen this in the trailer, …

Zhang Yimou’s Curse of the Golden Flower Trailer

The first teaser trailer for Zhang Yimou’s Curse of the Golden Flower is up, and it looks sweet. Judging by Yimou’s previous efforts, which include House of Flying Daggers, Jet Li’s Hero and Raise the Red Lantern, I’d say he’s well qualified to bring a beautifully directed piece of action-art to the screen again. Curse of the Golden Flower focuses on the …