‘Metal Gear Solid’ Movie Lands ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Co-Writer Derek Connolly

Sony’s Metal Gear Solid is adding a fresh yet familiar talent to its writing team. Back in 2012, Derek Connolly wrote Safety Not Guaranteed, a good indie flick that went unseen by most moviegoers. Luckily, one of the folks who did see the Sundance hit was a fella by the name of Steven Spielberg. That changed everything. In 2015, Connolly was part of the writing team for Jurassic World, a bad, big-budget film that was seen by millions. That success was followed up by the bizarre one-two punch of Monster Trucks and Kong: Skull Island, the latter …

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Guillermo del Toro Says His Stop-Motion ‘Pinocchio’ Project Is “Not Happening”

While filmmaker Guillermo del Toro is taking the next year off from directing, when he returns we know one project he won’t be working on. The filmmaker has been developing a stop-motion animated take on Pinocchio for years now, but unfortunately it sounds like the project may have finally bit the dust. Speaking with IGN, del Toro said Pinocchio is essentially dead: “It’s not happening,” del Toro said, adding, “But the idea was to do Pinocchio during the ascension of fascism in Italy, with Mussolini. It was a good time to discuss the idea of being a …

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Vektroid unveils new album Seed & Synthetic Earth

The vaporwave innovator’s next release is out tomorrow.

Vektroid has unveiled her latest album Seed & Synthetic Earth along with its opening track ‘We Need To Talk’.

The nine-track album follows last year’s RE•SET which was described as “Prelude 1” to the producer’s years-the-works album No Earth. This release, subtitled “Prelude 2”, brings us one step closer.

Most recently, Vektroid reimagined and expanded her debut album with the excellent Telnet Complete and delivered a mind-boggling FACT mix. Continue reading

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TAG Heuer Autavia Jack Heuer Limited Edition Celebrates its Creator’s 85th Birthday

Many watch connoisseurs receive personalized watches for their birthdays. But how many receive a personalized version of an iconic timepiece that they actually created? TAG Heuer celebrates the 85th birthday of Jack Heuer, its honorary chairman and scion of the company’s founding family, this year, with the release of a limited-edition Autavia model with a “Panda”-style dial. As Jack prepares to blow out candles, we present to you this week’s Watch to Watch, the TAG Heuer Autavia Jack Heuer Limited Edition. Continue reading

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