Director/writer Jimmy Henderson puts a Cambodian spin on Richard Connell’s classic tale The Most Dangerous Game when undercover Chinese cop Xin finds himself captured and put into a deadly Cambodian jungle prison where the warden sells prisoners as prey for wealthy big game hunters.
Megan Fox leads a team of mercenaries on a rescue mission in Africa but things go awry when their extraction is compromised and they have both the kidnapping rebels and bloodthirsty rogue lions after them in the upcoming action thriller Rogue.
Hailing from the UK, singer/songwriter Chesney Hawkes started his career at age 19 and had his biggest hit, “The One and Only”, from a movie he co-starred in alongside the legendary Roger Daltrey, Buddy’s Song, and it also later appeared in films like Doc Hollywood, Moon and Source Code.
Andrea Risborough stars in the new movie from Brandon Cronenberg, son of the legendary master of body horror David Cronberg, as an assassin who uses brain implant technology to infiltrate and take control the bodies of other people and uses them to perform high-profile hits for clients.
One of our best current Masters of Horror, Mike Flanagan’s first major studio film was 2013’s awesome mindfuck Oculus, where Karen Gillan and Brenton Thwaites play siblings trying to prove that an antique mirror houses evil supernatural powers.
Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Dominque Fishback team up to track down and stop the source of a drug hitting the streets of New Orleans that gives whoever takes it 5 minutes of superpowers, although the user doesn’t know what powers will manifest until they take the drug.
Apparently a favorite song of director Michael Mann, “Heartbeat” by the short-lived band Red 7 was not only in an episode of Miami Vice but also as the end credits song for the first cinematic adaptation of Thomas Harris’ Red Dragon, Manhunter, in 1986.