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  • Guillermo Del Toro To Develop Japanese Manga, ‘Monster’, For HBO

    Posted Sunday, April 28th, 2013 04:31 pm GMT -4
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    Guillermo del Toro is one busy guy! Not only is he finishing up post-production on his aliens vs. mechas film ‘Pacific Rim’, he’s also gearing up to direct his next film, the horror movie ‘Crimson Peak’ as well as working on a TV pilot of his book ‘The Strain’ for the FX network which he […]

  • Screenwriting Lessons From Alien Creator Dan O’Bannon

    Posted Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 08:30 pm GMT -4
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    There’s tons of screenwriting books out there, but how many are written by anyone that’s actually been successful in Hollywood? Well now we have Dan O’Bannon’s Guide to Screenplay Structure from Michael Wiese Productions. O’Bannon, who passed away in 2009, was the screenwriter of ‘Alien’, ‘Total Recall’ and ‘Return of the Living Dead’, and this […]

  • Tom Cruise Tapped To Star In Yet Another Sci-Fi Film Yukikaze

    Posted Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    It seems as though Tom Cruise can’t get enough of the sci-fi genre as he’s signed on to star in yet another sci-fi film titled ‘Yukikaze.’ ‘Yukikaze’ will mark the fourth genre film he’s starred in since 2005 with ‘War of the Worlds.’ He’s just finished production on ‘All You Need Is Kill’ (which is […]

  • ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Trailer Debuts On MTV

    Posted Monday, April 15th, 2013 10:00 am GMT -4
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    After months of teasing images and posters, the first trailer for ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ has finally debuted! The trailer, which was introduced by Liam Hemsworth who plays Gale Hawthorne, debuted during the MTV Awards last night and picks up after the win of Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson).  The Capital’s President […]

  • Prequel To ‘Mortal Instruments’ Already In Development

    Posted Saturday, April 13th, 2013 07:04 pm GMT -4
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    The film is not due to hit theaters until August, but Constantin Films is already developing the prequel to the film ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ and has hired Stephanie Sanditz to pen an adaptation. The film will be called ‘Infernal Devices’ and is based on a trilogy by Cassandra Clara. Although it was […]

  • Glen Mazzara In Talks To Scribe Prequel To ‘The Shining’

    Posted Friday, April 12th, 2013 03:03 pm GMT -4
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    When one door closes anther one opens. In the case of Glen Mazzara, the ousted showrunner of ‘The Walking Dead’, while he no longer is dealing with the horror of zombies, he’s in negotiations with Warner Bros. to write about the horrors of another kind. Mazzara is being tapped to scribe the screenplay for ‘The […]

  • Teresa, Alby, and Newt Cast in ‘The Maze Runner’ Film Adaptation

    Posted Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘The Maze Runner’ director Wes Ball (‘A Work in Progress’, ‘Jacob: The Movie’) announced on Twitter over the weekend that Alby and Teresa had been cast, which is great news for the fan base, who has heard very few breaking news updates on this front-runner for the next big teen franchise. The film will be […]

  • Official Full Trailer For ‘Carrie’ Is Bloody Haunting

    Posted Friday, April 5th, 2013 01:17 pm GMT -4
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    Re-making a movie can be daunting, especially if it’s something as iconic as the film ‘Carrie‘. Director Kimberly Peirce has her work cut out for her with this new reimaging of the 1976 Brian De Palma classic. Does she succeed? We won’t know for sure until October, but we do have the first official full […]

  • Hugo Award Nominees Announced!

    Posted Thursday, April 4th, 2013 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    This weekend, the nominees for Hugo Awards were announced. There are fewer honors higher than this for Science Fiction and Fantasy, and it looks like the some of the competition is going to be fierce this year. Every year, the nominations serve as a go to for all science fiction and fantasy fans who may […]

  • New Trailer For ‘The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones’ From WonderCon

    Posted Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    It’s been a while since we’ve reported anything connected to ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’, the latest young adult novel to make the jump to the big screen. The first trailer came out about four months ago and in between we saw some stills from the movie, but that was about it. But the film […]

  • Book Review: ‘Divergent’

    Posted Friday, March 29th, 2013 07:30 pm GMT -4
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    At the heels of the success of the ‘Hunger Games’ series, dystopian futures are all the rage in the literature community. With so many authors racing to pen the next big thing in a genre that may be fleeting in popularity, it can be hard to stand out from the pack. Veronica Roth’s ‘Divergent’ does […]

  • ‘Divergent’ Cast Adds Three More to the Dauntless Faction

    Posted Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Ever since Summit Entertainment announced its intentions to adapt Veronica Roth’s Young Adult thriller ‘Divergent’ into a movie, fans have been eager to put faces to the names of characters they love and hate from this post-apocalyptic tale. Announcements this week brings three more gentlemen to the cast. Ben Lloyd-Hughes (‘Great Expectations,’ pictured left) has […]

  • Brand New Trailer For ‘World War Z’ Is Here!

    Posted Monday, March 25th, 2013 11:00 am GMT -4
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    As promised, the brand new trailer for ‘World War Z’ is here! It’s been 4 months since the first trailer was released and like its predecessor, this second trailer really doesn’t go into the Z in ‘World War Z’ (for those who don’t know, Z stands for zombies). The film seems to focus more on […]

  • TV Spot And Final Trailer For ‘The Host’ Now Online

    Posted Friday, March 22nd, 2013 10:23 am GMT -4
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    The sci-fi action love story, ‘The Host’ will finally land in theaters next week, and in an attempt to make naysayers not to think this is just another ‘Twilight Saga’ 2.0, the final trailer released focuses more on the sci-fi action of the film with the love story as a secondary outing. It will be […]

  • ‘Monsters Vs. Aliens’ Director Attached To R.L. Stine’s ‘Goosebumps’

    Posted Thursday, March 21st, 2013 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Back in 2008, Sony Pictures acquired the rights to the popular horror book series for kids by R.L Stine, ‘Goosebumps’. With over 50 books, a few video games, and a Fox Kids television show that ran for four seasons, it’s safe to say that anyone who grew up in the 90′s fondly remembers the franchise. […]