In 2016 The Hollywood Reporter broke news that an Omen prequel was in the works — tentatively titled, The First Omen — and indie filmmaker Antonio Compos was attached to direct. At that time, I outlined one potential way a prequel could work. Since then there has been no new developments reported about the film. … Continue reading Development—Hell? Director Antonio Campos Starts New Film As Omen Prequel Awaits
It's been a year since Glen Mazzara's Damien, starring Bradly James was released on DVD. And we still don't have a Blu-ray edition! What's a Damien fan to do? Easy: get the whole series, all ten episodes, in HD for a ridiculously low $4.99. That's right, Amazon, iTunes, Google Play / YouTube, and VuDu are all offering the series in HD for FIVE BUCKS! You can also watch the show if you subscribe to Hulu. This is for North America. It may be different elsewhere. So get your Thorn on! And happy watching.
One year ago this week A&E premiered a drama that dared to ask the question: What ever happened to that little boy at the end of The Omen? Showrunner Glen Mazzara didn't care that the question had already been asked - and answered - in two Omen sequels; the Shield and Walking Dead producer had his own ideas. … Continue reading DAMIEN Complete Series DVD expected in JAPAN April 5th. Also packaged with OMEN 40th Anniversary Blu-ray set. Digital HD available NOW in USA for $4.99
On Thursday, The Hollywood Reporter broke news that a prequel to The Omen was coming from 20th Century Fox. Appropriately titled The First Omen, it's being produced by David Goyer and Kevin Turen through their Phantom Four production company and a script has already been written by Ben Jacoby. Antonio Campos is in talks to direct. Now... I don't know … Continue reading The First Omen?
When Damien was announced in late 2014, I was blown away by the idea. To die-hard fans of The Omen, this was exciting news. Of course, I don't speak for all Omen fans; I'm sure some hated the idea - and still do. They're usually the same people who think it's cool to hate sequels, prequels, and remakes, (some … Continue reading Waiting for Damien
Merlin star, Bradley James has landed the title role of “Damien” in the upcoming Lifetime original series based on the 1976 classic, The Omen. Here’s an image to celebrate the news (click to enlarge). Details in the Deadline news article here. We’ll post more news as it happens.