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The Resurrectionist – Upcoming horror short film

| 8. August 2015

A while ago I featured the horror short film Love is a Grave. Now the company behind this movie is up to something new: The Resurrectionist. The year is 1868. In a swamp near the Louisiana Line, a man goes to the Crossroads to resurrect his lover. And that is already everything known up to […]

Postapocalyptic Steampunk Arthouse Project

| 19. Juni 2015

This is another gem that came in through the ætherbox. Olive Long after the last great cities have crumbled, Eugene is the last botanist on the planet, in fact he may very well be the last of our ill-fated species. Trapped indoors by an endless winter storm since he was a child, Eugene has but […]

Rest in Peace, Christopher Lee

| 11. Juni 2015

2015 is not a good year for living legends, it seems. Christopher Lee has passed on at the venerable age of 93. Christopher Lee was one of those actors that do not need an introduction and he has very likely played more iconic roles over a greater period of time than any other actor in […]

Aether: The Rise of Specter – An Indie Steampunk Epic!

| 10. Juni 2015

When this blog was young, I featured a short piece called Lightning in the Bottle in two separate postings. Now, almost five years later, the creative head of Lightning in the Bottle, Drew Hall, has contacted me again. He has teamed up with some amazing talent such as Alex Funke, Oscar winner for VFX on […]

Space 1889: The Secret of Phobos – Support this Movie!

| 3. Juni 2015

As I mentioned in the podcast two days ago, there is a Space 1889 movie in the making in Viernheim, Germany and there is a Kickstarter project for the movie, please lend your support! Here is some more info on what the project and the movie are all about: Space 1889 is THE original Steampunk […]

Steamfantasy – The Dwarves of Demrel

| 20. Mai 2015

Check this out: A very dark, gritty, and slightly steampunk looking fantasy movie about three dwarves trapped in a mine. The trailer alone got me hanging to the edge of my seat. Something sinister is going on in the depth of this mountain and the dwarves have more to face than claustrophobia and possible starvation: […]

Atompunk Friday – Gigantis is actually Godzilla

| 20. Februar 2015

What a lovely thing to find, please enjoy while it is online (no copyright infringement intended, I did not upload the video, I found it, it is public on YouTube): Gigantis – The Fire Monster Now, as you can see, Gigantis is none other than the mighty Godzilla and in Japan this is officially the […]

Iron Sky The Coming Race – Teaser #1 (Official)

| 7. November 2014

It has run the course of the usual channels already, but it would be highly dishonourable not to share this wonderful trailer here as well: And to be honest, if Iron Sky – The Coming Race is actually a well-disguised documentary, it would explain an awful lot! Also, the faster we raise funds for this […]

Cthulhu’s Pizza Kitchen

| 22. Oktober 2014

The perfect place for the cultist family dinner, or take-away, if you have been chasing those pesky investigators all evening and there is no more time to cook (for) your loved ones! Mmmmmmh! Tasty tentacle topping!

Love is a Grave – A Victorian Gothic Short Film

| 5. September 2014

A few days ago, I was contacted via the Facebook page and a short movie was pointed out to me: Love is a Grave Love is a Grave – a short film by Tim Stevens from Tim Stevens on Vimeo. Tim Stevens has this to say about his short subject: Love is a Grave was […]