Warner Bros to Summon THE WITCHES

It’s been 28 years since the release of Nicolas Roeg’s adaptation of Roald Dahl’s beloved 1983 novel, The Witches, so considering we live in an age where properties can be rebooted in 28 ‘months’, we can’t begrudge Warner Bros going back to the well on this one, especially given the cult status the original has … Continued

New STAR WARS RESISTANCE Character Revealed….

Those of us who have avidly followed the small-screen adventures set in the Galaxy far, far away (from The Clone Wars debut back in 2008 through to the incredible series finale of Rebels earlier this year), have been eagerly awaiting further news on Lucasfilm’s next animated outing, Star Wars Resistance. Beyond the few facts revealed … Continued

Issue 450 – OUT NOW!

STARBURST gets out the microscope to look forward to Marvel’s ANT-MAN AND THE WASP with a fantastic preview. Prehistoric sharks terrorise in THE MEG, and we take a holiday to preview HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION. Elsewhere, we take a look back at the career of the animation genius RALPH BAKSHI, relive our childhoods by … Continued

First Info Revealed on Short Horror HANG UP!

Fatal Pictures – in association with Red Sneakers Media – has announced their latest short horror film Hang Up! It’s a short that is being put together by Richard Powell, the filmmaker who made Worm, Familiar, Heir and on the production side of things, the talent includes Red Sneakers Media’s Marc Roussel, Greg Machula, and … Continued

Campaign for Sci-fi Short OUR SONG Now Live

As exclusively announced last week, the crowdfunding campaign for sci-fi drama Our Song is now live on Indiegogo so you can help make what promises to be a great short. Official Synopsis: Emily, a dementia patient, and her husband Jack sit overlooking a beyond beautiful landscape. The sun shines, an old song plays, as they … Continued

Out Now – Issue 449

STARBURST pays a visit to the ruined island of Isla Nublar to find out what we can expect from JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM. We also stay with the theme as we look at the use of cloning in the movies. We also look forward to the return of our favourite animated superhero family in INCREDIBLES … Continued

Don’t Miss Portsmouth Comic Con This Weekend!

The south coast of England is set for one of the best conventions of the year when the first-ever Portsmouth Comic Con kicks off this Bank Holiday weekend. Taking place over several floors in the Guildhall in the heart of the port city over two days, Saturday, May 5th (which also happens to be Free … Continued

Out Now – ISSUE 448

STARBURST celebrates the anti-hero with previews of both SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY – the early years of everyone’s favourite scruffy-looking nerf herder – and DEADPOOL 2, which sees the Merc with a Mouth return to his foul-mouthed and bombastic best. To complement that, we also look at other loveable rogues of cinema. We also … Continued

Marvel’s THE SENTRY Gets Release Date

Obscure Marvel hero The Sentry is to get a cinematic outing after decades in relative obscurity, STARBURST has learned today. The Sentry is one of Marvel’s more outlandish characters. Billed as having ‘The power of a thousand exploding suns’, this super strong flying powerhouse is unknown outside comics fandom,  but the character was almost as … Continued

Get Infected with Horror Channel in April

Make sure you have had all your booster shots and stay indoors in April as the Infection Season takes over Horror Channel. Every Saturday throughout April there’s a chance to catch some of the most infectious horror films of all time, starting with the double salvo of Danny Boyle’s 28 Days Later and the sequel … Continued