Diamond Select Toys has announced four new pairs of Aliens Minimates which can be purchased as a full set or an assortment of two-packs. Also in this round-up: a William Froste casting update and a look at Crypt TV's The Horrors of AutoCorrect.
Aliens Minimates Series 2: "Aliens Minimates 2-Packs Series 2 Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys release! The game is not over, man! DST returns to the world of the classic 1986 action movie Aliens with an all-new assortment of 2-packs! Four new sets include Pvt. Vasquez with Pvt. Hudson, Jumpsuit Ripley with Newt, Pvt. Frost with Burning Alien and a rare, one-per-case set that has Pvt. Crowe with Attacking Alien and Eggs! Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts and accessories. Packaged on a blister card. Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #JUN152094, SRP: $9.99/ea.)."
These Minimates are priced at $9.99 for each two-pack and $119.88 for the entire set.
To learn more about the Aliens Minimates Series 2, which come out this fall from Diamond Select Toys, visit:
William Froste: Press Release -- "In 2007, Tyler Mane & Daeg Faerch came together in Rob Zombie's “Halloween” to play the iconic ”Michael Myers." Eight years later, they join forces again for multi-talented Director Natalie Bible's riveting horror film, ”William Froste," alongside an exemplary ensemble cast of past villains & victims.
The full cast includes:
Lew Temple (Lawless, Halloween, The Devils Rejects)
Tyler Mane (Halloween, Troy, X-Men)
Bill Moseley (Night of The Living Dead, Texas Chainsaw, Halloween, The Blob)
Muse Watson (Austin Powers, I Know What You Did Last Summer, NCIS)
Leslie Easterbrook (Halloween, The Devils Rejects)
Michael Berryman (Hills Have Eyes, Penny Dreadful, Beast Master)
Kane Hodder (Friday the 13th Part VII, Hatchet)
Miko Hughes (Apollo 13, New Nightmare)
Amanda Wyss (A Nightmare on Elm Street)
Steve Railsback (Helter Skelter, Lifeforce)
Daeg Faerch (Halloween, Hancock, Pushing Daisies)
Jillian Murray (Cabin Fever: Patient Zero, The Graves, Murder in the First)
Alex Vincent (Childs Play Franchise)
Mateus Ward (Hostages, Weeds)
Preston Bailey (Dexter, The Crazies)
Rodney Eastman (A Nightmare on Elm Street 3 & 4, I Spit on Your Grave)
Lisa Wilcox (A Nightmare on Elm Street 4 & 5)
Maria Olsen (Paranormal Activity 3, Starry Eyes, Lords of Salem)
Landon Gimenez (ABC’s “Resurrection”)
Emily O’Brien (Pernicious, The Young & the Restless)
Kellen Michael (Showtimes “Shameless”, South Park, Agent Carter)
Tiffany Shepis (Sharknado Franchise)
“William Froste,” written by Vance Savage and produced by Absinthe Productions, LLC, presents the ultimate dichotomy of innocence vs. evil, and will leave an audience questioning their own moral convictions and seeking answers.
The film begins production in Palm Springs and Los Angeles in September. For more info, please visit the William Froste Official Facebook Page."
The Horrors of AutoCorrect: Press Release -- "What happens when an old school slasher faces off with a tech-savvy teen? Find out in The Horrors of AutoCorrect!
The 6-minute horror/comedy short is now available for free viewing online exclusively from Crypt TV, the digital genre studio co-founded by Hostel and Cabin Fever director Eli Roth. It has amassed more than 20,000 views on Facebook in less than a day.
The short film stars Nick Principe (Laid to Rest, Hatchet II) and Jaquelyn Fabian. It's written and directed by newcomer Alex DiVincenzo.
In The Horrors of AutoCorrect, Jenny's quiet evening at home watching a scary movie is interrupted by a stalker who can't quite master the art of text messaging.