REVIEW: THE COLOR PURPLE (2023)

Directed by Blitz BazawuleWritten by Marcus Gardley ( based on the musical of Marsha Norman and the novel of Alice Walker)Starring: Fantasia Barrino, Taraji P Harrison, Danielle Brooks, Coleman Domingo In Georgia, in the early 1900s, Cecile (Fantasia Barrino) is coping with a hard life. An abusive husband (that’s replaced an abusive father), a missing […]

THE REVELATION PERTH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2023 RECOMMENDATIONS

Perth’s best ongoing film festival begins this week. The Revelation Perth International Film Festival has been a bastion of the cult, the niche, and the strange for decades, and is one of the highlights of the year for cinephiles. So let’s see what draws our eye this year. Shin Ultraman Shinji Higuchi (Shin Godzilla), the […]

REVIEW: INSIDIOUS: THE RED DOOR (2023)

Directed by Patrick Wilson Written by Leigh Whannell Scott TeemsStarring: Patrick Wilson, Ty Simpkins, Sinclair Daniels, Rose Byrne Set a decade after the events of the first two Insidious films, we once more visit the Lambert family. In the aftermath of their encounter with The Further, the family has fragmented. Josh (Patrick Wilson) and Dalton […]

REVIEW: MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: DEAD RECKONING PART ONE (2023)

Directed by Christopher McQuarrieWritten by Bruce Geller, Erik Jendresen, Christopher McQuarrieStarring Tom Cruise, Hayley Atwell, Esai MoralesSince its Cold War heyday the genre of Spy-fi has always sat in a peculiar place. It wants to draw audiences in with geo-political tension, while at the same time wowing you with ridiculous technology (such as MI’s signature […]

REVELATION PERTH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL : AT FIRST GLANCE

A quarter of a century of the Revelation Perth International Film Festival, and after the uncertainty of the last couple of years Rev comes out swinging, giving us a tidy program packed to the gills with the weird and wonderful. For us geeks there’s a healthy dose of genre films this year, with science fiction […]

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2021 COMES TO CHAOS POP!

Free Comic Book Day (FCBD), one of the comic book industry’s most beloved and anticipated celebrations is happening on Saturday, August 14, 2021 at Cannington’s family owned pop culture shop CHAOS POP CULTURE. The event, which traditionally takes place on the first Saturday in May, will be celebrated this year in August in the hopes […]

TRADE IN YOUR COMICS FOR STORE CREDIT OR CASH!

Hey there! Do you have an old collection you want to move on to a better home? Have some unwanted issues you want to sell or trade in? Don’t let your comics sit there collecting dust –  get in touch with the friendly staff at Chaos Pop! PLEASE before you rush into the shop with […]

Groundhog Day x The Truman Show X the LEGO Movie = The New Free Guy Trailer

While the narrative DNA in the upcoming action/sci-fi comedy Free Guy is easy enough to parse (it’s all in the article title, folks) but there’s a couple of things to keep in mind: It’s the way you blow up a bridge, to paraphrase Sam Peckinpah. Or, if you prefer Bananarama and Fun Boy 3, it […]

Trailer: New Disney+ Doco Series Marvel 616 Opens the Door to the House of Ideas

One thing I do love about Disney+ is the behind the scenes documentary series they’ve been fanging out. Sure, they all have a very identifiable agenda, which is self-lauditory, toeing the company line, and firming up Disney’s current pop-cultural supremacy, but I’ll cue up a look at the making of Star Wars or The Mandalorian […]

Check Out the Brand Spankin’ New Trailer for The Mandalorian Season 2!

Hey, there’s a whole new Mandalorian trailer doing the rounds! The good folks at Disney/Lucasfilm were good enough to send us a press release we could just copy and paste, and here it is: Today, Disney+ shared the new trailer, key art and new images from the highly anticipated second season of Lucasfilm’s critically acclaimed series, “The Mandalorian.” The Mandalorian and the Child […]

Check Out the First Teaser for Stephen King’s The Stand!

Well, what a year for a new adaptation of Stephen King’s 1978 apocalyptic pandemic doorstopper, hey? Cometh the plague, cometh the ten episode event miniseries, I guess. This is, of course, not the first time The Stand, one of King’s most popular and weighty (literally) books, has made it to the small screen. Nicest guy […]

Check Out All the New Trailers From DC FanDome!

Unless you’ve been under a rock (of Eternity?), you know that this weekend saw DC/Warners’ massive online DC FanDome event, a kind of virtual convention to pimp their upcoming wares to a hungry but housebound audience. It was a huge success, too; while Marvel has dominated the BO and cultural conversation in recent years (but […]