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The Sliding Scale #2: June 2018

Every month, It’s A Stampede! takes a look back at the month that was, to see what was hot and what was not. From bitchin’ blockbusters and terrific telly, to cosmic comic books, showbiz sensations, standout stories and everything in between, The Sliding Scale ranks the best of the best and the worst of the…

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Watch: Welcome to Marwen trailer

Universal Pictures has released the first official trailer for Welcome to Marwen. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, Welcome to Marwen stars Steve Carell and hits cinema screens in November. Here’s the synopsis: “Welcome to Marwen tells the miraculous true story of one broken man’s fight as he discovers how artistic imagination can restore the human spirit.…

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On this day in geekdom: June 21st

To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’. Yep, that’s 365 facts! Here’s today’s slice of geekdom… June 21st – On this day in 2008, the BBC airs ‘Turn Left’…

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DC Comics asks you to ‘be like Superman’

DC Comics has asked you, me and everyone else to be like Superman. The comics publisher has taken to Facebook to post an image of The Man of Steel. The image was accompanied by the following caption: “Superman stands up for what’s right. Did you also know he’s a refugee? This #WorldRefugeeDay, be like Superman and…

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New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie in the works

Paramount Pictures has a new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie in the pipeline. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the studio is working on a new TMNT movie, with Andrew Dodge penning the script. Michael Bay, Andrew Form and Brad Fuller will produce the movie under their Platinum Dunes production company. The new film is not…

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Watch: Creed II trailer

The first official trailer for Creed II has arrived. The movie – the 8th entry in the Rocky series – stars Sylvester Stallone, Michael B. Jordan and Dolph Lundgren. Creed II is directed by Steven Caple Jr and hits cinema screens in November. Will it be a knock-out? Here’s the trailer…

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