Monthly Archives: June 2013

World War Z

Paramount Pictures Australia is excited to announce that WORLD WAR Z has opened at #1 at the Australian Box Office.

 As one of the first territories to release the film, WORLD WAR Z took an impressive AUD$1.15 million on its opening day, the clear winner against other new films including MONSTERS UNIVERSITY and DESPICABLE ME 2.

 Brad Pitt recently made his first ever visit to Australia and attracted incredible national coverage for the film.

 Response to the film has been very positive and the film is tracking for a strong weekend.

Saint Vitus Poster

Heavy/Doom metal progenitors SAINT VITUS have announced the re-release of their two classic albums ‘COD’ (1992) and ‘Die Healing’ (1995). The new, expanded editions of these critically acclaimed full-lengths will be released on August 20th in North America via Season of Mist.

The re-issues of ‘COD’ and ‘Die Healing’ will be available on CD and limited-edition LPs. ‘Remastered and enhanced with two previously unreleased bonus tracks, ‘C.O.D.’ features COUNT RAVEN’s Christian Linderson on vocals, while ‘Die Healing’ sees original SAINT VITUS singer Scott Reagers return to the mic. All formats can be pre-ordered on Season of Mist’s e-shop. Both reissues are already available digitally on iTunes and all legal download or streaming platforms.

In addition, Saint Vitus have announced a July 4-date Australian tour starting on Thursday July, 18 in Brisbane and finishing up in Perth on July 21st.  Full dates and venues are below.

Thursday July 18th: Brisbane @ The Hi Fi
Friday July 19th: Sydney @ The Hi Fi
Saturday July 20th: Melbourne @ The Hi Fi
Sunday July 21st: Perth @ The Rosemount

Runner Runner

Watch the official Runner Runner trailer, starring Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake. In cinemas September 27th 2013.

Richie (Justin Timberlake), a Princeton college student who pays for school with online gambling, bottoms out and travels to Costa Rica to confront the mastermind, Ivan (Ben Affleck), whom he believes has swindled him. Ivan sees a kindred spirit in Richie and brings the younger man into his operation. When Richie comes to fully understand the deviousness of his new boss, he tries to turn the tables on him.

The Good The Bad The UglyIn Episode 38 of The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Dave, Nick and Greg took at look at what they feel are the best acting performances in films made after the year 2000.


Joaquin Phoenix

Viggo Mortensen – ‘A Dangerous Method

Christoph Waltz – ‘Inglorious Basterds

Kirsten Dunst – ‘Melancholia

Charlotte Gainsbourg – ‘Melancholia’

Russell Crowe – ‘A Beautiful Mind’

Tom Hardy – ‘Bronson’

Javier Bardem – ‘No Country For Old Men’

Will Ferrell – ‘Zoolander’

George Clooney – ‘The American’

Robert Downey Jnr – ‘Iron Man’

Daniel Day Lewis – ‘There Will Be Blood’, ‘Lincoln’

Paul Giamatti – ‘Sideways’

Anna Paquin – ‘Margaret’

Michael Fassbender – ‘Shame’, ‘X-Men: First Class’

Heath Ledger – ‘The Dark Knight’

Naomi Watts – ‘Mullholland Drive’

Joaquin Phoenix – ‘The Master’



Heath Ledger

Matthew McConaughey – ‘Mud’

Heath Ledger – ‘The Dark Knight’

Anne Hathaway – “Les Miserables’

Sean Penn – ‘Mystic River’

Daniel Day Lewis – ‘Lincoln’

Christoph Waltz – ‘Inglorious Basterds’, ‘Django Unchained’

Carey Mulligan – ‘Shame’

Joseph Gordon-Levitt – ‘Mysterious Skin’, ’50/50′

Ryan Gosling – ‘Blue Valentine’, ‘The Place Beyond The Pines’, ‘Drive’

Matt Damon – ‘The Bourne Franchise’, ‘Promised Land’



Leonardo DiCaprio

Joaquin Phoenix – ‘The Master’

Michael Shannon – ‘Take Shelter’

Heath Ledger – ‘The Dark Knight’

Anne Hathaway – ‘Rachel Getting Married’

Mickey Rourke – ‘The Wrestler’

Forrest Whitaker – ‘The Last King Of Scotland’

Alan Rickman – ‘Harry Potter Franchise’

Emma Stone – ‘Easy A’

Noomi Rapace – ‘The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo’

Joseph Gordon-Levitt – ‘Mysterious Skin’, ‘Brick’

Hugo Weaving – ‘Last Ride’

Ellen Page – ‘Juno’

Christoph Waltz – ‘Django Unchained’

Leonardo DiCaprio – ‘Shutter Island’, ‘Django Unchained’, ‘The Departed’

Michelle Williams – ‘Wendy & Lucy’, ‘Blue Valentine’

Kate Winslet – ‘Little Children’, ‘The Reader’

Penelope Cruz – ‘Vicky Cristina Barcelona’

Sam Rockwell – ‘Moon’

Jessie Eisenberg – ‘The Social Network’

Justin Timberlake – ‘The Social Network’

Nicolas Cage – ‘Lord Of War’

George Clooney – ‘The Descendants’

Michael Fassbender – ‘Shame’

Jennifer Lawrence – ‘Winter’s Bone’

Matthew McConaughey – ‘Mud’

Ryan Gosling – ‘Drive’

Robert Pattinson – ‘Remember Me’

Tom Holland – ‘The Impossible’

Naomi Watts – ‘The Impossible’

The Good The Bad The Ugly

This week on the show Dave, Nick and Greg take a look at new release films ‘Titans Of The Ice Age’, ‘Monsters University’, ‘World War Z’, ‘The 25th Reich’, ‘Satellite Boy’, ‘Despicable Me 2’, ‘Errors Of The Human Body’, ‘A Lady In Paris’ and ‘You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet’. This episode also features an interview with Ivan Malekin talking about his latest film ‘Mirrors Of Filth’. The boys also talk about their favorite movies of all time

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Titans Of The Ice Age

Summary: Be transported to the beautiful and otherworldy frozen landscapes  ten thousand years before modern civilization and come face to face with saber-toothed cats, cave bears, dire wolves and woolly mammoths – giants both feared and hunted by prehistoric humans.

Year: 2013

Australian Cinema Release Date: 20th June, 2013

Australian DVD Release Date: TBA

Country: USA

Director: David Clark

Screenwriter: David Clark, Andy Wood

Cast: Christopher Plummer (Narrator)

Runtime: 45 mins



Nick Gardener: Stars(3.5)

Please check Nick’s review of ‘Titans Of The Ice Age’ that can be read on the Built For Speed website

Average Subculture Rating (out of 5): Stars(3.5)

IMDB Rating:  Titans of the Ice Age (2013) on IMDb

Other Subculture Media Reviews of ‘Titans Of The Ice Age′:Please check our review of ‘Titans Of The Ice Age’ on Episode 37 of The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show.