Tracers DVD Review

Tracers-Poster-sliceRiding on the coattails of films like The Fast and the Furious, Premium Rush, and District 13 comes Tracers, an action thriller that finds Taylor Lautner stepping into his first leading role following the end of The Twilight Saga. Continue reading

Kevin Smith, Gary Shore & More to Direct Horror Anthology Holidays for XYZ Films

Kevin-Smith-Gary-Shore-More-to-Direct-Holidays-Horror-AnthologyFounded just seven years ago, production and sales company XYZ Films has quickly established itself as one of the leading producers in genre entertainment, with recent efforts including The Raid and its sequel, Justin Benson’s award-winning Spring, and Kevin Smith’s sophomore horror, Tusk. Now the company has announced that it has already put together its first horror anthology, Holidays, with Kevin Smith high up on the list of directors for one of the segments.

Deadline reports that XYZ has partnered with John Hegeman’s newly-launched genre label, Distant Corners Entertainment, to produce the feature-length anthology, which is already in production. Continue reading

First International Trailer for Tracers with Taylor Lautner

Tracers-International-Poster-sliceSaban Films announced its acquisition of parkour action-thriller Tracers at Toronto, cementing the newly-minted distributor’s intent to bring a mix of Oscar-primed and popcorn fare to the big screen.

Tracers is one of the latter, with Taylor Lautner front and centre in his first return to the big screen since the close of The Twilight Saga two years ago.

Roadside will be releasing in partnership with Saban in the States, and whilst we await news of a release date on either side of the Atlantic, the film’s distributor in Thailand, Mongkol Major, has launched the first international trailer ahead of its release there on January 29th.

New York City bicycle messenger Cam (Lautner) is the hottest thing on two wheels, but is in debt to an organized crime gang.

When he crashes his bike into a sexy stranger, Nikki, Cam is immediately seduced by her and the thrill of the world of parkour.

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Taylor Lautner Fronts First Poster for Tracers

Tracers-Poster-sliceRecently-founded Saban Films announced its acquisition of action-thriller Tracers at Toronto, proving itself as a distributor for both Oscar and popcorn fare.

The film is Taylor Lautner’s first appearance on the big screen since The Twilight Saga came to an end back in 2012. Saban will be releasing the film next year with Roadside Attractions, and now the first poster has landed online, heavily reminiscent of the main one-sheet for Lautner’s last solo venture, 2011’s Abduction.

New York City bicycle messenger Cam (Lautner) is the hottest thing on two wheels, but is in debt to an organized crime gang.

When he crashes his bike into a sexy stranger, Nikki, Cam is immediately seduced by her and the thrill of the world of parkour.

Continue reading