Roger Ebert is one of, if not the, most important film critics of all time. His life and his work are being celebrated by a newly finished documentary simply titled ‘Life Itself’. The film chronicles nearly every aspect of the epic career of one of cinema’s towering figures. Ebert not only defined what it is to be a critic but also brought a wider appreciation for the art of movie […]
Matthew Vaughn, director of X-men: First Class and Kick Ass has directed yet another comic book adaptation. This time, as spy thriller based on Mark Miller and Dave Gibbons’ comic book The Secret Service. The urban legend that surrounds the movie is that Millar, a famed comic book writer, and Vaughn, and acclaimed film director, were at a party discussing Casino Royale, the Bond picture that was out at the […]
Marvel has been running on all cylinders lately. With the massive success of Captain America: The Winter Soldier and the buzz surrounding Avengers 2 the studio is riding high. As such, the release of their next film Guardians of the Galaxy is highly anticipated. It’s unclear if the film will heavily tie into Avengers 2 but the film appears to be a raucous sparce-fairing romp, none the less. […]
On of the more interesting horror related properties to be exploited for television lately is the forthcoming Friday The 13th series. It’s going to be interesting to see what the show actually shapes up to become. Well, now series producer Sean Cunningham has offered some more details. About if the show will be a mother and son tale: “It’s premature to say how the stories will involve the Pamela/Jason relationship […]
Jerry Bruckheimer is branching out. He’s produced a horror movie starring Eric Bana and the film doesn’t looks half bad. The film looks like an interesting intersection of police procedural and other worldly spiritual possession. This is an interesting deviation for both Bruckheimer and Bana. We’ll see how it pans out for them. But in the mean time, check out the newest, and pretty creepy, trailer.
Matt Reeves, the director of the forth coming Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, showcases new footage and talks about the importance of 3-D in this new clip. Check it out!
Katsuhiro Otomo’s manga and anime Akira is a globally recognized phenomenon. The film and manga have been accepted and lauded by generations of filmmakers and fans alike. The films bleak and gritty esthetic has informed numerous cyber punk and post apocalyptic stories. Along with the fact that the film is easily regarded as one of the most important animated films of all time. Well, now a group of fans have […]
X-men Days of Future Past is just around the corner. And as such Bryan Singer is talking up a storm. About it and the next installment in the franchise X-men Apocalypse. One of the key questions is which cast would the film center around. Singer confirmed fairly early on that it would, in fact be the First Class cast. And now we’re getting some even more interesting news. Cyclops, Jean, […]
Sam Mendez directed one of the most heart-felt and anti war films of the past decade. The film is a purposely paced trudge through our initial Operation Desert Storm. The film also looks absolutely wonderful thanks to the wonderful cinematography of Roger Deakins. And now Universal is releasing a sequel. That has nothing to do with the original film. That’s just another action flick. Because y’know…. money.
For years fans of the Power Rangers have been clamoring for a serious version of the franchise to be shown on the big screen. Well, it looks like they’re about to get their wish. The franchise, which has been running for nearly 20 years, is officially getting a big screen reboot thanks in part to a newly formed Saban production company and Lion’s Gate. Saban make this statement: “Lionsgate is […]
The Point Break remake has been a topic of discussion for a long time now. It started as a sequel to the original film, and then when Patrick Swayze passed away it morphed into a remake. There have been a few actors who have been connected to the project over the years, but the one who got the furthest was Gerard Butler. Butler dropped out of the project today citing […]
As I’m sure you know, yesterday was May 4th aka Star Wars Day. Well, due to the timing, JJ Abrams, the director of the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII, and Lawrence Kasdan, the writer of Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, took some time to send fans a video message. Is there any new piece of info about the new movie? No. Any new rumor spawned because of […]
Well, now you can. And it’s pretty silly. Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, and James McAvoy were all recently on the Graham Norton show to promote the english release of X-men Days of Future Past and they, well, … they seemed to be having a good time. The typical talk show antics ensued, however, there’s something about how Jackman and Fassbender and McAvoy all seem to be genuinely having fun […]
The producer of Dredd 3D the highly regarded and much beloved adaptation of the 2,000AD comic book character Judge Dredd, Adi Shankhar has gone on record to dweebcast saying that the Dredd sequel is slowly coming together. No, there’s no script but there definitely are conversations happening about the film. “I’m going to tread lightly here. I feel like Karl made a small statement that got blown way out of […]
The release for X-men Days of Future Past is around the corner. And because of this the publicity department at Fox is ramping up the excitement. In the most recent clip form the film, it’s revealed how Professor X can walk in Days of Future Past while he was paralyzed during the end of First Class. Check it out.