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“Maniac Cop” Once Scrapped Film Reboot, Now TV Series for HBO

"Maniac Cop" Walking a New Beat as TV Series for HBO

William Lustig's 1988 horror cult classic Maniac Cop, will be adapted to television from Nicolas Winding Refn and John Hyams by HBO. From Refn's productions company byNWR Originals, Refn, and Hyams will serve as executive producers and direct the series. Set in Los Angeles, Maniac Cop shows various perspectives from cops to criminals. A slain […]

Too Old To Die Young: Amazon Taps Billy Baldwin For New Crime Series

Writer/director Nicolas Winding Refn (Neon Demon, Drive) took to Instagram to announce actor Billy Baldwin (Backdraft, Dirt Sexy Money) has joined the cast of the upcoming Amazon original crime drama series, Too Old to Die Young. Written by series director Refn and Ed Brubaker (Captain America: Winter Soldier, Westworld), Baldwin will star alongside Miles Teller (Whiplash, Thank […]

Win! Signed Drive Poster And Retro T-Shirt

Today's the day that Nicolas Winding Refn's Drive comes speeding, crashing and other car-related punning into cinemas across the UK. There's an awful lot of excitement for this film – I've seen my Twitter feed light up with words like "thrilling", "exhilerating", "stylish" and "ultra dark." Well, assuming anything can light up with "ultra dark." […]

UK Poster And Trailer For Nicolas Winding Refn's Drive

This poster and trailer for Nicolas Winding Refn's new drama/thriller Drive have been out for a while now, but it's worth posting them now simply because this definitely looks like a film to watch if you get the chance. It stars Ryan Gosling as an incomparably skilled driver called Driver who does movie stunts during […]

How To Make Sure Christina Hendricks Is Wonder Woman – Step One

I was going to say that Christina Hendricks has been nerd bait ever since she appeared in Firefly, but let's be honest – it's been ever since puberty (her's or the nerds', whichever came last). I'm pretty sure she'd be a popular choice for Wonder Woman, if they ever somehow made a film of it. […]