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Win a Signed Solomon Kane One-Sheet and More!

With Solomon Kane (currently available on iTunes and VOD) hitting theatres on September 28th, we have your chance to win either a full-size poster signed by star James Purefoy and director Michael J. Bassett or a full-size alternative poster.

Solomon Kane (2012)

Starring James Purefoy, Max Von Sydow, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Pete Postlethwaite, Alice Krige Directed by Michael Bassett

Celebrate Solomon Kane's VOD Release with a New Clip

Michael J. Bassett's period piece Solomon Kane landed on VOD yesterday, August 24th, and to celebrate its long awaited release, a new clip has arrived that's full of exactly what we were hoping to see from this flick. Check it out!

An Alternative Solomon Kane Poster Arrives Dripping with Atmosphere

Now that the long awaited Solomon Kane is finally heading to VOD on August 24th with a limited theatrical release following on September 28th, a new poster has arrived to welcome the film to the US. Dig it!

US Poster and a Few New Stills from Michael Bassett's Solomon Kane

With Solomon Kane heading to VOD on August 24th with a limited theatrical release following on September 28th, the film's US poster and a few new stills have landed in our inbox. Check 'em out!

San Diego Comic-Con 2012: Solomon Kane Finally Gets A Release Date!

Solomon Kane has been delayed so long, I wonder if it's still being touted as the first part in an epic trilogy. Three years on the shelf doesn't seem like an appropriate start to a beloved film series so we'll just have to wait and see.

Solomon Kane One-Sheet Gets Medieval on Your Ass!

A new one-sheet for the big screen adaptation of Solomon Kane has raised its sword and declared war online. Well, not really, but the idea sounded kind of cool, no?

New Still from Solomon Kane Stares at You Sternly

In anticipation of Solomon Kane's debut as part of the Toronto International Film Festival's Midnight Madness series this Wednesday, another new promotional still has appeared in our mailbox, so we're opting to post it here instead of just forwarding it to you all!

New Solomon Kane Trailer and Interview with Director Michael Bassett

A new trailer has just hit online along with an interview with director Michael Bassett for his live action adaptation of Solomon Kane, and we've got them both for you along with 60% more awesomeness than anyone else.

First Look at Solomon Kane Poster!

Though I seriously doubt we’ll be seeing this poster in theaters anytime soon, today we got our hands on some concept art for Solomon Kane, which we last updated you on this morning. If the art is any indication they’re taking some liberties with Robert E. Howard’s story and giving it more of an action spin, but man the Van Helsing similarities are almost painful, aren't they? Keep it on Dread Central for more Solomon Kane news as we get it!

Solomon Kane Gets More Genre Cred

An impressive lineup of genre actors have joined up with James Purefoy for Michael (Deathwatch) Bassett’s upcoming adaptation of Robert E. Howard’s Solomon Kane, the first in a planned trilogy, which we first told you about back here. Purefoy plays the eponymous hero.

Bassett to Helm Solomon Kane

Michael Bassett has suddenly gone from direct-to-video director to helming a potentially epic series based on character created by Conan writer Robert E. Howard. Not a bad move if you can make it!