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First Two ‘Ex Machina’ Trailers Will Make Your Jaw Drop

Alex Garland won his way into the heart of film fans everywhere with 28 Days Later, and now he’s back with a new futuristic story that is sure to leave you screaming for more.

Ex Machina is a science fiction effort that was picked up for distribution by A24 Films earlier this week. The film stars Oscar Isaac as a scientist working to blur the lines between man and machine. He recruits another man to join him while he tests an experimental new machine, but it soon becomes clear that Isaac’s character is withholding information for the purposes of …

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UTG’s 31 Days Of Halloween: ‘Scanners’

Of all the holidays celebrated worldwide, no single day is more loved by the UTG staff than Halloween. With the arrival of the year’s best month, the time has finally come to begin rolling out a plethora of features and special announcements we have prepared in celebration of our favorite day, including the one you’re about to read.

Now in its third year, 31 Days Of Halloween is a recurring feature that will run throughout the month of October. The hope and goal of this column is to supply every UTG reader with a daily horror (or Halloween-themed) movie recommendation …

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New On Netflix: November 2014

Halloween is just days away, which means we are less than a week away from every department store transforming into Christmas music nightmares. There’s also Thanksgiving, tons of football, this writer’s birthday, and the long-awaited release of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1. There will also be a lot of new content to watch, and earlier today we received an early preview of the films and TV shows that will soon be streaming on Netflix.

The new releases being added to Netflix in November were largely released in the last three years. There are a few classic titles …

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‘The Avengers: Infinity War’ Announcement Trailer Puts All Eyes On Thanos

The biggest announcement of Marvel‘s massive phase three event yesterday afternoon was the announcement that a two-part Avengers film would be arriving in the years to come. The Avengers: Infinity War will be spread across 2018 and 2019, but you can begin getting excited today because a cell phone video featuring the film’s announcement trailer has found its way online.

We are nearly half a decade away from the release of The Avengers: Infinity War, so it should come as no surprise that the trailer you are about to see contains no footage from the upcoming film. Instead, …

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Netflix Seeks Its Own ‘Game Of Thrones’ With ‘Marco Polo,’ Releases Trailer

Netflix has released the trailer for its Marco Polo series, and the company is clearly hoping for a big hit. The trailer boasts big amounts of sex and nudity, blood and warfare, and swords and samurai, coming off as Netflix’s Game of Thrones: Orient.

Per Indiewire, the project has a reported budget of $90 million, and it’s brought to us by Oscar season heavyweight Harvey Weinstein. For perspective, Netflix reportedly spent $100 million on two seasons of House of Cards.

The series was created by John Fusco (The Forbidden Kingdom, Hidalgo) and will be directed …

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UTG’s 31 Days Of Halloween: ‘Night Of The Creeps’

Of all the holidays celebrated worldwide, no single day is more loved by the UTG staff than Halloween. With the arrival of the year’s best month, the time has finally come to begin rolling out a plethora of features and special announcements we have prepared in celebration of our favorite day, including the one you’re about to read.

Now in its third year, 31 Days Of Halloween is a recurring feature that will run throughout the month of October. The hope and goal of this column is to supply every UTG reader with a daily horror (or Halloween-themed) movie recommendation …

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Watch Daniel Radcliffe Rap Blackalicious’ “Alphabet Aerobics” On Fallon

Daniel Radcliffe has done a lot to separate himself from the wizarding world that made him a household name, and it seems like every time he chooses to appear in film or on TV as of late he has something new and surprising to share with the world. Last night, he chose to rap. Don’t worry – we have the footage.

While appearing on Jimmy Fallon’s late night talk show to promote his new film Horns, Daniel Radcliffe revealed that he has a long-running obsession with rap and hip-hop. It’s an interest that began to take shape around the …

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New ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ Footage Debuts Online

Ask any comic book fan what the biggest surprise of last week was and they will almost certainly tell you it was the leak of the first trailer for Avengers: Age Of Ultron. The clip, which was originally scheduled to premiere this week, hit the net days before its planned release. Marvel initially responded by uploading an HD version of the trailer, and during last night’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode the company took their efforts one step further by revealing a short clip from the new film.

Thor’s hammer is one of the great oddities in the Marvel universe. …

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Marvel Announces Eight New Films, Including ‘Black Panther’ & ‘Captain America: Civil War’

DC Comics just got beat at their own game, and it’s going to take a miracle for their next move to top the announcement made by Marvel earlier today.

Marvel Entertainment surprised fans and members of the press over the weekend by inviting them to a mysterious event in downtown Los Angeles today, October 28. Those who made it in the door were treated to the reveal of not one, but eight new Marvel titles, as well as nine release dates. Why nine? Because the third Avengers film is going to be split into two parts.

The films announced include:…

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UTG’S 31 Days Of Halloween: ‘Evil Dead II’

Of all the holidays celebrated worldwide, no single day is more loved by the UTG staff than Halloween. With the arrival of the year’s best month, the time has finally come to begin rolling out a plethora of features and special announcements we have prepared in celebration of our favorite day, including the one you’re about to read.

Now in its third year, 31 Days Of Halloween is a recurring feature that will run throughout the month of October. The hope and goal of this column is to supply every UTG reader with a daily horror (or Halloween-themed) movie recommendation …

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Latest ‘Paddington’ Trailer Features The Voice Of New Lead, Ben Whishaw

Paddington has been one of the most hyped family films of the year, but several months ago the filmmakers behind The Weinstein Company’s latest human/CGI hybrid hit a road bump: They lost their star. Colin Firth had been attached to the film for several months, but shortly after the first trailer debuted he and the production team had an uncoupling that led the studio to seek a new voice for their furry star. They eventually settled on Ben Whishaw, and today we get to see hear his voice in action.

The third trailer for Paddington found its way online this …

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MOVIE REVIEW: You Have Never Seen Anything Quite Like ‘LFO’

Film: LFO
Starring: Patrik Karlson
Directed By: Antonio Tublen

Mind control becomes a lot more complicated than one amateur inventor expects in the new film LFO.

It’s been awhile since a foreign film swept me off my feet in its opening moments, but over the weekend that exact experience returned to my life in the form of Antonio Tublen’s LFO. It’s a tale of a man who stumbles upon a way to control people using frequencies akin to those that impact people with tinnitus. His efforts are somewhat noble at first, but things quickly take a turn for …