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Mirko Parlevliet

Mirko Parlevliet has been reporting on the entertainment industry since 1998 and founded VitalThrills.com to cover movie, TV, video game, music, and theme park news.

Apple Announces Fathom Doc and Blush Animated Short

Apple has acquired global rights to the documentary feature film Fathom and revealed the animated short Blush, from Apple Original Films and Skydance Animation. FATHOM Fathom will premiere exclusively on Apple TV+ on June 25. Directed and photographed by Drew Xanthopoulos (The Sensitives), Fathom follows Dr. Ellen Garland and Dr. Michelle Fournet, two scientists focused …

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God’s Country, Starring Thandiwe Newton, Adds Five

Cold Iron Pictures and The Film Arcade today announced five additional principal cast members of their neo-Western thriller God’s Country. The film stars previously-announced Emmy winner Thandiwe Newton (Westworld) as Sandra. In the film, which is set against the snowy backdrop of the Mountain West, Sandra is a small-town college professor who becomes embroiled in …

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Resident Evil Village Trailer and Details from Showcase

Capcom today aired another information-packed Resident Evil Showcase, which included a new Resident Evil Village trailer and more details on the anticipated survivor horror title. You can watch the new Resident Evil Village trailer and Showcase below and read on to learn more. In addition to a new trailer with gameplay footage featuring new enemies …

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Hulu May 2021 Movies and TV Titles Announced

The Hulu May 2021 schedule has been announced and can be viewed below! The streaming service has also revealed the titles that will be leaving next month. HULU MAY 2021 HIGHLIGHTS THE LEGEND OF BARON TO’A (2020 – May 3)The Legend of Baron To’a tells the story of Fritz, a Tongan entrepreneur who returns to …

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Disney+ May 2021 Movie and TV Titles Announced

The Walt Disney Company has revealed the Disney+ May 2021 release schedule. The Disney+ streaming service features movies and shows from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and more, alongside exclusive Disney+ Originals. Coming to the streaming service in May are Star Wars: The Bad Batch, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, Inside Pixar: …

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Pete Davidson to Play Joey Ramone and More Netflix News

Netflix has announced the biopic I Slept with Joey Ramone, revealed the trailer for Selena: The Series Part 2, and provided us with the first photos from the second season of Never Have I Ever. I SLEPT WITH JOEY RAMONE Netflix and STXfilms have partnered to develop and produce I Slept with Joey Ramone, a …

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Wakandans Return in a Falcon and The Winter Soldier Featurette

The Wakandans are back! A new featurette for Marvel Studios’ The Falcon and The Winter Soldier is available to watch below and showcases Ayo and the Dora Milaje’s return to the MCU. Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, director Kari Skogland, Florence Kasumba and Wyatt Russell share thoughts on the Wakandans in action. The penultimate episode of …

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Mads Mikkelsen Joins Indiana Jones 5!

The cast of the fifth Indiana Jones movie is starting to grow pretty rapidly now with the announcement that Mads Mikkelsen has joined as well! It is unknown who Mikkelsen will play in the new film. Mads Mikkelsen in recent years has played Dr. Hannibal Lecter in the television series Hannibal, Kaecilius in Marvel Studios’ …

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Underground Railroad Trailer Released by Amazon

Amazon Prime Video today revealed the official trailer and key art for Amazon Original limited series The Underground Railroad, from Academy Award-winner Barry Jenkins, which will premiere all episodes on May 14 exclusively on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide. The 10-episode limited series is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel …

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We Are Lady Parts Teaser Revealed by Peacock

Peacock today unveiled an all-new teaser for We Are Lady Parts, an anarchic, joyful and irreverent music comedy following a Muslim female punk band — called Lady Parts — who are on a mission to find a lead guitarist and maybe, just maybe, get a proper gig. Peacock Original We Are Lady Parts, in association …

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Go Behind the Scenes of Shadow and Bone

We’ve seen the trailer for the anticipated series, and now Netflix is taking us behind the scenes of Shadow and Bone. Using the player below, you can learn more about the series launching on the streaming service on April 23. Based on Leigh Bardugo‘s worldwide bestselling Grishaverse novels, Shadow and Bone finds us in a war-torn world where …

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Star Wars: The Bad Batch Poster Debuts!

Following the trailer (watch below), Lucasfilm has released the official Star Wars: The Bad Batch poster, which gives you a new look at the anticipated Disney+ series. You can view the full The Bad Batch poster by scrolling down! An original animated series launching exclusively on Disney+, Star Wars: The Bad Batch makes its debut …

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Shudder May 2021 Schedule Revealed

AMC Networks’ Shudder has announced the movie and TV highlights for next month. The Shudder May 2021 lineup includes horror, thriller and the supernatural titles. The Shudder May 2021 schedule features the films Fried Barry, a wild and trippy horror film about sex, drugs and alien abductions destined to be a cult classic; and acclaimed …

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OXENFREE II, OlliOlli and More Indie Games Announced for the Switch

During the latest Indie World video presentation, which you can watch below, Nintendo detailed 21 games from independent developers that are coming to Nintendo Switch, with three launching today! The games include Road 96, a procedural story-driven game from DigixArt that will change depending on the choices you make; OXENFREE II: Lost Signals, a sequel …

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Warrior Season 3 to Be an HBO Max Exclusive

Warrior Season 3 has been given the green light and it was announced today that the new season will be an HBO Max exclusive. The announcement was made by Casey Bloys, Chief Content Officer, HBO and HBO Max. A gritty, action-packed crime drama set during the brutal Tong Wars of San Francisco’s Chinatown in the …

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Tough as Nails Season 3 and 4 Ordered by CBS

CBS has given the green light to Tough as Nails Season 3 and 4! The second season finale airs tonight, April 14 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Tough as Nails is the reality competition series celebrating hardworking Americans who are not afraid to roll up their sleeves and get their hands dirty. …

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Acorn TV May 2021 Schedule Announced

Acorn TV has announced the programs that are coming to the AMC-owned streaming service in May. The Acorn TV May 2021 lineup features a wide variety of acclaimed English and foreign-language dramas, engaging comedies, documentaries and more. The Acorn TV May 2021 schedule includes Whitstable Pearl, the Acorn TV Original mystery drama starring Kerry Godliman …

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Universe’s Most Wanted Acquired by Eros STX Global Corporation

Eros STX Global Corporation announced today that the studio has acquired from AGC Studios and CAA Media Finance rights to release Universe’s Most Wanted, the upcoming sci-fi adventure starring Dave Bautista, in the United States, the United Kingdom, and India. The announcement was jointly made today by Adam Fogelson, chairman, STXfilms Motion Picture Group, and …

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Jane Seymour to Star in Acorn TV’s Harry Wild

Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actress Jane Seymour (The Kominsky Method, Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, Live and Let Die) has signed on to star in and co-executive produce Irish mystery thriller Harry Wild, which will premiere in 2022. AMC Networks‘ Acorn TV is announcing the commissioning with Acorn Media Enterprises of the 8 x 60-minute …

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Get Ready to Ride with the New F9 Trailer!

Following the Super Bowl spot in February, Universal Pictures has released the new F9 trailer, which brings more footage from the anticipated June 25 release! You can watch the new F9 trailer using the player below and you’ll find the final poster underneath. No matter how fast you are, no one outruns their past. F9 …

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