Author > Jarrod Saunders

Jarrod Saunders is the founder and editor-in-chief of Fortress of Solitude. He currently works as a filmmaker (director, writer, editor) but has previous experience as a multimedia developer, web designer, DTP operator, graphic designer, layout artist and sound engineer. His work can be viewed at www.jarrod.co.za

Posts by Jarrod Saunders

John Boyega To Star In Pacific Rim 2

From fighting the force to fighting giant monsters. John Boyega has joined the cast of Pacific Rim 2 as the son of Idris Elba‘s Stacker Pentecost. Uncancel the apocalypse! Bring
By Jarrod Saunders on 07 Jun 2016

Clancy Brown Wants A Part In Highlander Reboot

Yes, like everything under the sun, there will be a Highlander reboot. Clancy Brown, who played The Kurgan in the first Highlander film starring Christopher Lambert, wants to play the
By Jarrod Saunders on 06 Jun 2016

Watch: Hardcore Henry – Not Here To Hurt You Clip

A preview clip of upcoming release Hardcore Henry, an action science-fiction thriller movie directed by Ilya Naishuller, features South African actor Sharlto Copley. Shot with head-mounted GoPro cameras, Hardcore Henry
By Jarrod Saunders on 02 Jun 2016

Monster Trucks Trailer

Nickelodeon Movies’ upcoming live-action film Monster Trucks has a trailer and it’s a bit like Lilo’s Stitch meets Fast and The Furious? Tripp’s town has been transformed by oil money.
By Jarrod Saunders on 02 Jun 2016

Mary Poppins Will Return In 2018

“Chim, chimney, Chim, chimney, Chim, chim, cher-oo.” Disney’s Mary Poppins sequel finally has a release date. PL Travers’ supernatural nanny will be returning Christmas Day 2018. “I am truly humbled
By Jarrod Saunders on 01 Jun 2016

Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man 4 Concept Art

Following the disaster of Spider-Man 3, Sam Raimi planned on redeeming himself by doing Spider-Man 4. The film would have featured the Vulture, Mysterio and Black Cat. While the film
By Jarrod Saunders on 01 Jun 2016

The Gift – Movie Review

Joel Edgerton’s Hitchcockian directorial debut film, The Gift, is rock solid. It’s a psychological thriller that comments on modern day issues like privacy, security, and bullying. In his own suspenseful
By Jarrod Saunders on 30 May 2016

Murder Of A Cat – Movie Review

Imagine a world where Shaggy has never met Scooby-Doo. That’s probably the best way to introduce Murder Of A Cat, a forgettable unfunny indie movie masquerading as a quirky mystery
By Jarrod Saunders on 30 May 2016

The Night Before – Movie Review

50/50 director Jonathan Levine reunites Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen for a raunchy and chaotic Christmas Carol for stoners. Anthony Mackie joins them in The Night Before, a bizarre but
By Jarrod Saunders on 30 May 2016