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The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 TV Spot

2017-01-09T18:31:51+00:00

 

Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Woody Harrelson, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Donald Sutherland, Stanley Tucci, Jeffrey Wright, Natalie Dormer, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Willow Shields.

The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Danny Strong and Peter Craig and produced by Nina Jacobson’s Color Force in tandem with producer Jon Kilik. The novel on which the film is based is the third in a trilogy written by Suzanne Collins that has over 65 million copies in print in the U.S. alone.

Insurgent Teaser Trailer

2017-01-09T18:32:24+00:00

THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Tris (Woodley) and Four (James) are now fugitives on the run, hunted by Jeanine (Winslet), the leader of the power-hungry Erudite elite.

Racing against time, they must find out what Tris’s family sacrificed their lives to protect, and why the Erudite leaders will do anything to stop them. Haunted by her past choices but desperate to protect the ones she loves, Tris, with Four at her side, faces one impossible challenge after another as they unlock the truth about the past and ultimately the future of their world.

Ex Machina Trailer

2017-01-09T18:37:55+00:00

EX_MACHINA is an intense psychological thriller in which Caleb (Domhnall Gleeson), a 24 year old coder at the world’s largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a retreat belonging to the company’s reclusive CEO, Nathan (Oscar Isaac).

But when Caleb arrives he finds that he will have to participate in a fascinating experiment with the world’s first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot woman, Ava (Alicia Vikander). Truths, emotions and motives are blurred as the relationship between Caleb, Ava and Nathan intensifies.

Chappie Trailer

2017-01-09T18:38:27+00:00

Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundings – some good, some bad – and he will rely on his heart and soul to find his way in the world and become his own man.

But there’s one thing that makes Chappie different from anyone else: he is a robot. The first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself. His life, his story, will change the way the world looks at robots and humans forever.

Marvel Movie Release Dates

2017-01-09T18:39:38+00:00

2016

Deadpool

Captain America: Civil War

X-Men: Apocalypse

Doctor Strange: The Sorcerer Supreme

2017

Logan {March 3rd}

Guardians of the Galaxy: Volume 2 {May 5th}

Spiderman: Homecoming {July 7th}

Thor:Ragnarok {November 3rd}

2018

Black Panther {February 16th}

Avengers: Infinity War {May 4th}

Ant Man and the Wasp {July 6th}

 

 

2019

Captain Marvel {March 8th}

Avengers Untitled Film {May 3rd}

Spiderman: Homecoming 2 {July 5th}

Halo Nightfall Trailer

2017-01-09T18:41:04+00:00

Check out the official Halo Nightfall trailer! Watch it now! Secure your access to Halo Nightfall debuting November 11, 2014 in Halo The Master Chief Collection.

Halo Nightfall is a live action series providing insight into the origin and backstory of legendary manhunter Agent Locke (Mike Colter, “The Good Wife”), a pivotal new character in the Halo universe who will play a key role in Halo 5: Guardians. A strange and treacherous world exposes elite UNSC operatives to a much deeper danger.

My Top 10 PC Games

2017-01-10T16:15:47+00:00

 


10. King’s Quest: Quest For The Crown

King’s Quest: Quest for the Crown (aka King’s Quest) is a 1983 adventure game, originally published for the IBM PC jr simply as King’s Quest. It is part of the King’s Quest series of adventure video games. The story and the general design of the game was developed by Roberta Williams.

 

 


9. Sim City 2000

SimCity 2000 is a city-building simulation video game and the second installment in the SimCity series. SimCity 2000 was first released by Maxis in 1994 for computers running Apple Macintosh Operating System. It was later released on the Amiga, DOS & Microsoft Windows, followed by a release for OS/2.[1] In 1995, SimCity 2000 won “Best Military or Strategy Computer Game” Origins Award.

 

 


8. Half Life 2

Gordon Freeman is brought out of stasis by the G-Man, who inserts him into a train arriving at City 17. After arriving at the station and eluding Combine forces, Gordon joins Lambda resistance members including Barney Calhoun, a former Black Mesa security guard now working undercover as a Combine CP officer, and Alyx Vance, the daughter of one of Gordon’s former colleagues, Dr. Eli Vance.

 

 


7. Doom

Doom, a science fiction/horror themed video game, has a background which is given in the game’s instruction manual; the rest of the story is advanced with short messages displayed between each section of the game (calledepisodes), the action as the player character progresses through the levels, and some visual cues.

 

 


6. Command & Conquer: Generals – Zero Hour

Command and Conquer: Generals – Zero Hour is the expansion pack for the 2003 video game Command & Conquer: Generals. Zero Hour added several new abilities and units to each side, and a new mode of play called Generals’ Challenge.

 

 


5. Starcraft: Brood War

StarCraft: Brood War is the expansion pack for the award winning military science fiction, real-time strategy video game StarCraft. Released in 1998 for Windows and Mac OS, it was co-developed by Saffire and Blizzard Entertainment. The expansion pack introduced new campaigns, map tilesets, music, extra units for each race, and upgrade advancements.

 

 


4. Vampire Wars: Classic

Welcome to the Vampire Wars, where mere mortals are born into a world where Vampires rule. In our world, Vampires hunt other Vampires to gain not only status, but the respect of their clans and the entire MUD. Only the strong will survive, and to gain the strength needed, we’ll need to start your training right away.

How do you play the game?
To play Vampire Wars, you can use a special program called a Mud Client. There are many clients to choose from. Most players chose Zmud, Gmud, TinTin, or plain old Telnet.

 

 


3. Diablo III: Reaper Of Souls

Diablo III is an action role-playing video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It is the third installment in the Diablo franchise and was released in the Americas, Europe, South Korea, and Taiwan on May 15, 2012, and Russia on June 7, 2012, for Microsoft Windows and OS X. A console version was released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on September 3, 2013.Versions for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One were released on August 19, 2014.

 

 


2. Diablo II

Diablo II is an action role-playing hack and slash video game developed by Blizzard North and published by Blizzard Entertainment in 2000 for Windows and Mac OS computers.

 

 


1. Minecraft

Minecraft is a sandbox indie game originally created by Swedish programmer Markus “Notch” Persson and later developed and published by Mojang.

 

Defiance Renewed For A Third Season

2017-01-10T18:21:46+00:00

Syfy has announced that Defiance has been renewed for a 13 episode third season. Defiance stars Grant Bowler, Julie Benz, Tony Curran & Stephanie Leonidas.


In the year 2046, it’s a new Earth – with new rules. Over thirty years after various alien races arrived on Earth, the landscape is completely altered, terraformed nearly beyond recognition. To the town of Defiance, on what used to be St. Louis, comes the mysterious Nolan (Grant Bowler) and his charge, Irisa (Stephanie Leonidas). As they settle into town – overseen by the mayor, Amanda Rosewater (Julie Benz) and filled with residents like the powerful Rafe McCawley (Graham Greene), enterprising lounge owner Kenya (Mia Kirshner) and the ambitious, alien Tarrs (Tony Curran and Jaime Murray) – events begin to unfold that threaten the fragile peace this border town has fought for.