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#SDCC14: Pre-Order The Walking Dead Inspired Songs of Survival Vol. 2 and Receive a Sheriff's BadgeAnchor Bay has partnered with AMC and Republic Records to offer fans of “The Walking Dead” an exclusive soundtrack with the release of The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season on Blu-ray and DVD, but there’s just one catch…

The soundtrack and Blu-ray/DVD sets will be made available only through Walmart. You can pre-order yours by clicking here.

In addition, attendees of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con can pre-order the set with the “Rick Grimes Sheriff’s Badge” SDCC collectible at the Anchor Bay Entertainment booth (#4037).

The soundtrack, entitled Songs of Survival Vol. 2, features exclusive tracks from artists such as Phantogram, Godsmack, Colbie Caillat, and The Lumineers and will be included with both the standard and Limited Edition Collection Blue-ray and DVD release of The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season.

As an added bonus, the Limited Edition Collection Blue-ray/DVD set is packaged with a “West Georgia Correctional Facility Key” souvenir as well as the exclusive soundtrack.

“Anchor Bay Entertainment is thrilled to be working with our retail partners at Walmart as well as AMC and Republic on this release,” commented Anchor Bay Entertainment President Bill Clark.

“AMC is so pleased to be collaborating with our partners Anchor Bay and Republic to offer the dedicated and loyal fans of ‘The Walking Dead’ amazing original music from an exciting array of artists,” said Marci Wiseman, Executive-in-Charge of Owned Content Strategy and Distribution, AMC Networks.

Republic Records Executive Vice President/General Manager, West Coast, Tom Mackay comments, “Working with Anchor Bay and AMC on an exceptional show like ‘The Walking Dead’ is always such a rewarding experience. Their dedicated followers challenge us to make a product that pairs seamlessly with each show, and I know they will be more than satisfied with this amazing collection of exclusive tracks.”

You can listen to Phantogram’s exclusive song “Never Going Home (Alt-J. Remix)” as featured on the soundtrack Songs of Survival Vol. 2 below. Other exclusive tracks featured on the soundtrack include:

· Meshell Ndegecello, “Good Day Bad”
· The Lumineers, “Visions of China”
· Crooked Fingers, “All The Young Thugs”
· Colbie Caillat, “The Way I Was”
· Kongos, “Escape (Acoustic)”
· Godsmack, “Turning To Stone”

The Walking Dead returns for its fifth season this October.

To stay up-to-the-minute on all things walker related, follow @WalkingDead_AMC on Twitter and visit “The Walking Dead” on Facebook. For more be sure to hit up the official “The Walking Dead” page on AMC.com.

#SDCC14: Pre-Order The Walking Dead Inspired Songs of Survival Vol. 2 and Receive a Sheriff's Badge

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Jesper Kyd Returning to Score Vermintide 2

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From the cover of Kyd's first Vermintide OST

Get your headphones ready, Warhammer fans because State of Decay and Darksiders 2 composer Jesper Kyd is back to score the upcoming Warhammer title Vermintide 2! The game will be coming to PC and consoles early this year.

Kyd was inspired by Norse mythology, utilizing ancient tribal music as well as dark fantastical elements to build upon the acoustic soundscapes he composed for the first Vermintide game. Channeling his own Scandinavian roots, Kyd will blend Viking and Norse-inspired vocals with ritualistic percussion styles to create a unique soundtrack experience.

Three tracks from the score can be heard below.

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Like Me – Will You Like This Dystopian Thriller?

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Starring Addison Timlin, Ian Nelson, Larry Fessenden

Directed by Robert Mockler


While Like Me is not dystopian in the classic science-fiction sense, it does aptly put the downer vibe across. If the present is abysmal, then the future is downright hopeless. We learn this as we follow an unhinged teenage loner called Kiya (Addison Timlin) on a hollow crime spree that she broadcasts on social media. At first the world “likes” her—with the exception of YouTube rival Burt (Ian Nelson), who disdainfully denounces her viral videos—but pride goes before the fall, and Kiya’s descent is spectacular.

If you’ve peeped the trailer for Like Me, then you’re probably expecting a horror movie. I mean, they’ve got the requisite menacing masked baddie and they’ve got genre icon Larry Fessenden in a major role—those are a couple of the key ingredients, right? Yes they are, but this simmering, shimmering stew of Natural Born Killers, Excision and King Kelly, it boils down to a whole lotta nothing. Like Me is sort of a drama, kind of a road trip flick, and almost a thriller. It succeeds at none yet does stand on its own as a compelling collection of cool visuals and pertinent performances. But is that enough?

While Kiya is a compelling character on the surface, there’s barebones beneath. Sure, she’s a Millennial mind-fed on random online clips and snappy soundbites—but what turned her into a psychopath? Was she born that way? Is social media to blame? We’ll never know, because not a hint is given. I don’t mind ambiguity, but even a morsel would have been welcome in this case. As Kiya ramps up her reckless exhibitionistic extremes, the stakes are never raised. In the end, who cares? Maybe that’s the point.

A word of warning: If you plan on watching this movie while chomping snacks…don’t. There is stomach-turning scene after vomit-inducing scene of orgiastic easting, binging, and the inevitable purging. I’m sure it’s all metaphorical mastication, a cutting comment on disposable consumption. I get it. But I don’t wanna look at it, again and again and again. Having said that, Like Me is an experimental film and in its presentation of such grotesquery, it’s quite accomplished. Montages, split-screens and jittered motions are scattered throughout, showing us all sorts of unpleasant things…Kudos to the editor.

I didn’t hate Like Me. But I do think one has to be in the mood for a movie such as this. It’s not an easy or entertaining watch, but it is a peculiar and thought-provoking one. There’s some style and mastery behind the camera, and I am curious to see what first-time writer-director Rob Mockler comes up with next.

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Funko Giving Jurassic Park the Pop! Treatment as Only They Can

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It is no secret we’re BIG fans of Funko’s Pop! Vinyl line here at DC HQ, and now they’ve announced a new series that has made our hearts just about burst… read on for a look at Pop! Movies: Jurassic Park, heading our way in February. The regular figures are awesome on their own, but wait until you see the exclusives!

From the Funko Blog:
Jurassic Park fans, get excited! To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the iconic film’s appearance on the silver screen, Jurassic Park is coming to Pop!

This series of Pop! features paleontologist Dr. Grant, Jurassic Park CEO John Hammond, mathematician Dr. Malcolm, and embryo-smuggler Dennis Nedry. (Keep an eye out for Dr. Ellie Sattler in Pop! Rides coming soon.)

We couldn’t forget the Jurassic Park dinosaurs! Featured in this line are the great T. rex, Velociraptor, and Dilophsaurus. Look for the Dilophosaurus chase, a rarity of 1-in-6.

Be on the lookout for exclusives. At Target you can find a wounded Dr. Malcolm, and the Dennis Nedry and Dilophosaurus 2-pack is available only at Entertainment Earth.

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