‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Viral Campaign Reveals Autopsy Images Of Unseen ‘First Class’ Mutants

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In X-Men Days of Future Past, Professor X is reminded by Magneto that he’s lost so much more than Mystique. That the mutants he knew from the beginning have fallen into the hands of humans who see mutants as a threat. Mutants like Angel and Banshee, even Azazel all have died between the events of First Class and Days Of Future Past. While their fates have not been fully revealed to us, Magneto’s words let our imaginations figure out what kind of death they suffered.

Now the latest development in the X-Men Days Of Future Past campaign reveals to us what has happened to Angel and other mutants. Now new autopsy images of some unseen mutants reveal the grisly results of characters like Angel. Hit the jump to check it out. [Read more...]

“Amazing Amy” App From ‘Gone Girl’ Launches On iPhone

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Smart phone apps are a fun way to help promote the film. While some of them are just generic puzzle games that lose its entrainment value in a matter of hours, others can be unconventional by actually being fun. But some aren’t even games, some are actually promotional material that’s self-aware going under names or titles used in the films, and if you are not familiar with the source material, it will fly under your radar. Kind of like the Amazing Amy series to help promote Gone Girl, which launched on smart phone apps yesterday.

To coincide with the release of David Fincher‘s Gone Girl, Fox released art work from the Amazing Amy series. The series of art is actually illustrated cover art for books written by the parents of the missing titular character, Amy Dunne (Rosamund Pike). Check out some of the artwork below. [Read more...]

Lionsgate Launches “‘The Storytellers — New Creative Voices of ‘The Twilight Saga.'” Competition

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Lionsgate is reviving their box office hit The Twilight Saga franchise by launching a writing competition where five female filmmakers will be chosen to make short films based on characters from the series.

The studio will help finance each of the winners’ films, which will then be released via Facebook. Twilight author Stephine Meyer and film star Kristen Stewart will help judge the competition as well as provide guidance to the winners’ films. Hit the jump to learn more [Read more...]

Download ‘The Guest’ Soundtrack For Free This Weekend

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With The Guest hitting limited theaters this weekend, producers of the film is looking for a way to get the word out on the film’s release. And what better way to do some free marketing then to hand out a free soundtrack from the film. All you have to do is tweet a photo of yourself with a ticket stub for The Guest using the #theguest. But the offer won’t last long, in fact it only lasts from September 26 – September 28, that’s this weekend, only.

Hit the jump to see more about the offer. [Read more...]

‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Has A Speedy Social Media Marketing Campaign

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Following the launch of the latest viral marketing campaign from the X-Men film franchise, comes the latest social media campaign to promote the Blu-ray/DVD release of the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past.

To capitalize on the popularity of Quicksilver, which was probably one of the most surprising characters considering how the character was originally introduced, the 20th Century Fox marketing team has decided to use the character as the face of their latest social media marketing campaign. Using Vine and Instagram, we see, what we assume is an older Quicksilver try to make a speedy recovery after forgetting his girlfriend’s birthday. Hit the jump to check it out. [Read more...]

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Launches Early Viral Marketing Campaign

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It is never too early to start a marketing campaign for a film like X-Men: Apocalypse. And 20th Century Fox is starting some very early marketing promotion for the upcoming film, which will be directed by Byran Singer, by launching two new viral marketing websites. The film is actually no where near the start of production, in fact it is still be written, and the cast is still being assembled, but if its any indication, these two new viral marketing campaigns could set the tone for the film.

One is for unite the mutants for good, the other seeks to expose the mutants as a threat to the human population. Which side are you on? Hit the jump to check out the site. [Read more...]

Watch James Franco Interview Actual Celeberties In Viral Marketing Campaign For “The Interview”

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A satire comedy like The Interview starring James Franco and Seth Rogen pretty much sets itself up for a fun viral marketing campaign, and now we are getting just that with a new faux interview hosted by Franco’s entertainment journalist character Dave Skylark. Titled “Dave Skylark’s Very Special VMA Special,” the faux interview actually is a promotion for MTV’s the Video Music Awards.

Featuring VMA nominees and performers Nicki Minaj, Iggy Azalea, and Jason Derulo, the special has the stars subjecting themselves to the antics of the fictional celebrity tabloid TV show “Skylark Tonight.” The special includes Franco as Skylark and Rogen as producer Aaron Rapoport, grilling each interviewee about everything ranging from the benefits of being Australian, trying to bait one to singing one’s name, to the size of certain body parts hit the jump to see the entire interview. [Read more...]

Win Tickets To “Avengers: Age Of Ultron” Premiere By Playing S.H.I.E.L.D. vs. Hydra Game

S.H.I.E.L.D. or HydraTo promote the DVD release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Walt Disney and Marvel are offering a chance to win tickets to the premiere of Avengers: Age Of Ultron. With Age Of Ultron wrapping production, and the May 1st, 2105 release date approaching quickly – we’re bound to see more of these sorts of games and contests. Hit the jump to see more. [Read more...]

“Dumb And Dumber To” Poke Fun At “Lucy” Poster

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The tagline for Luc Besson‘s Lucy is “The average person uses 10% of their brain capacity. Imagine what she could do with 100%.” Now we’ve seen plenty of films explore the use of a character’s full potential. All of them had pretty interesting viral marketing campaigns, but what if a film took a completely different look at how a character used their brain or lack thereof.

Dumb and Dumber To is the long awaited sequel to the Farley Brothers’ 1994 film. Now we’ve seen plenty of parody posters, but this one is pretty funny considering it is mocking a film that prides itself on using 100% of their brain, hit the jump to check it out. [Read more...]

Viral Video: “Let’s Be Cops” Viral Marketing Handing Out Social Media Citations

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We spend a lot of hours on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, posting photos, liking status, and retweeting things. But sometimes we come across stupid posts, and ask ourselves, why isn’t there a “dislike” button, or “I hate this” button. While Facebook or any of the other social media platforms won’t give us what we won’t, the people over at 20th Century Fox is making the “dislike” option a little easier by offering us “Let’s Be Cops” social media citations.

It’s exactly what it sounds like. You can hand out social media citations to things you you don’t like or deem stupid. Hit the jump to see what kind of citations you can hand out, plus a hilarious viral video that will help you figure out when to hand these citations out. [Read more...]