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Piranha 3-D's bloody wet T-shirt footage 'too graphic' for Comic-Con
Dec 14, 2012

We knew that Comic-Con had a line that shouldn't be crossed, but what with all that slave Leia skin (and putrid zombie rotting flesh) on display, we never knew exactly where that line was drawn. Now we know. There's to be no R-rated footage of wet T-shirt contests that turn into blood baths. Got that?

The Piranha 3-D footage Comic-Con didn't want you to see
Dec 14, 2012

What would make the people in charge of San Diego Comic-Con stop a filmmaker from showing footage to the packed Hall H? That's what two long lines full of people waited to find out on Thursday night.

That NSFW Piranha 3-D footage Comic-Con didn't want you to see!
Dec 14, 2012

The Piranha 3-D footage considered too hot, too graphic, too gross for Comic-Con—director Alexandre Aja was forced to rent a theater off-site in San Diego to share it with us, remember—has made its way online. And if you're looking for a way to control your weight, this might be just what you need—because after watching it, we definitely lost our appetites!

Piranha 3D cast campaigns for Best Picture Oscar in crazy video plea
Dec 14, 2012

Piranha 3D doesn't open until Friday, but already the cast wants you to know they deserve an Oscar. And not just for Best Gun-Toting Jet Ski Fight in a Piranha-Related Film, but the big one—Best Picture!

The Piranha 3D TV ad the networks don't want you to see
Dec 14, 2012

First, director Alexandre Aja was rejected by Comic-Con, when the convention refused to allow his Piranha 3D footage to be screened in San Diego as part of the official programming. And now he's been rejected by The CW, MTV and Fox as well—all of whom refused to air his TV ad as submitted.

Why Piranha 3D is like Saving Private Ryan ... but with killer fish
Dec 14, 2012

The Expendables ended up holding on to the top spot at the box office, but wouldn't you rather hear about the popcorn movie that used more blood in a single scene than was used in the entire Kill Bill? Of course! So check out Blastr's exclusive video interviews with the director and cast of Piranha 3D.

James Cameron: Piranha 3-D is 'what we should not be doing'
Dec 14, 2012

You'd think James Cameron wouldn't need to knock someone else's film in order to promote his own, but that's exactly what he did this weekend as Avatar returned to theaters with that additional nine minutes of footage.