Movies

  • Marvel Is Eyeing Joaquin Phoenix To Play Doctor Strange

    Posted Saturday, July 26th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -5
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    Has Marvel found their Doctor Strange?  The studio has long been rumored to be developing a film around its Sorcerer Supreme, one of the few comic book headliners that doesn’t already have a film franchise.  The character’s name was even dropped in ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’, much to the delight of nerds nationwide.  And […]

  • New Documentary Trailer Shows What Happened With ‘The Death Of Superman Lives’

    Posted Saturday, July 26th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    Perhaps the best known aborted super hero movie of all time is ‘Superman Lives’, which would have starred Nicholas Cage in the title role, been produced by Joel Silver, written by Kevin Smith and directed by Tim Burton, who helmed the first two ‘Batman’ movies.  Oh and the movie would have featured a cameo appearance […]

  • SDCC 2014: Christopher Nolan Drops New ‘Interstellar’ Trailer

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 07:02 pm GMT -5
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    Despite creating one of the most epic superhero trilogies of all time, Christopher Nolan has never been to San Diego Comic-Con. However, the filmmaker behind the Dark Knight trilogy finally graced Hall H with his presence as a special surprise during the Paramount panel to promote his upcoming film ‘Interstellar.’ Over the course of the […]

  • Kevin Eastman Hints That The ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Could Have An Alien Backstory After All

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -5
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    There was a rumor that the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ in the new Jonathan Liebsman-directed film were actually going to be aliens, not normal turtles mutated by radioactive goo.  Then that rumor seemingly went away.  Now… it seems it’s back.  Or possibly. Appearing at Hall H at San Diego Comic Con, Turtle creator Kevin Eastman […]

  • Akiva Goldsman Producing ‘Space Invaders’ For Warner Bros.

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5
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    Recently, we learned that Adam Sandler, Michelle Monaghan, Josh Gad, and Peter Dinklage would be trying to save the world from rogue 8-bit menaces in the upcoming Chris Columbus film ‘Pixels’ from popular video games such as the stars of ‘Asteroids’, ‘Centipede’, ‘Frogger’, ‘Pacman’, and ‘Donkey Kong’. However, one of their foes will be breaking […]

  • Mark Hamill Reveals Some ‘Star Wars Episode VII’ Details

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 04:00 pm GMT -5
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    At the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy‘ premiere, there was a beard covering up a very familiar face walking the red carpet as Mark Hamill was on hand to show support for the latest science fiction themed space opera. While there, he had some time to talk a little about ‘Star Wars Episode VII‘ and did […]

  • First Trailer For Ridley Scott’s ‘Halo: Nightfall’

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 01:30 pm GMT -5
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    Last week, Microsoft announced that they would be shutting the doors of Xbox Entertainment Studios, the company’s foray into original digital programming. However, before they shutter the windows fully, the XES team will stay on to complete the projects already in production such as the technological documentary ‘Signal to Noise’, Steven Spielberg’s live-action ‘Halo’ television […]

  • ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Writer Tapped For WB’s ‘Akira’

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -5
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    Since 2011, Warner Bros. has been developing an adaptation of the popular manga and anime ‘Akira‘. However, due to script issues, an extremely high budget, and fan outcries over the whitewashing of characters, the project has been on again off again. Late last year, it appeared that things were back on track as director Jaume Collet-Serra […]

  • Marc Webb Still Expected To Direct ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 3’

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -5
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    After ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ didn’t quite draw in the box office numbers that people were expecting, there have been some major shakeups with the iconic Marvel superhero’s Sony Pictures movie franchise. With ‘Star Trek 3’ in his sights, Roberto Orci is no longer involved in Spidey’s next big screen appearance. Rumors have been flying […]

  • Movie Review: ‘Lucy’

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 10:00 am GMT -5
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    There’s a certain story arc that just about every Luc Besson film has in common, a theme of the “every man” caught up in events far beyond their understanding. It works well because we easily identify with the protagonist and yearn to see them succeed and overcome the challenges that they encounter on their quest […]

  • SDCC 2014: Ben Affleck’s Batman Cowl Debuts At Comic-Con

    Posted Friday, July 25th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -5
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    It may not be much, but fans did get a slight glimpse at things to come with Ben Affleck’s Batman cowl and cape from ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice‘ put in an appearance at San Diego Comic-Con International.  Obviously, the pop culture mecca has just started, so expect more reveals as the weekend goes […]

  • Will ‘The Age Of Ultron’ Be Our Last Dose Of Robert Downey Jr. As Iron Man?

    Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014 08:00 pm GMT -5
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    Robert Downey Jr. has enjoyed quite a second act as Tony Stark, the cornerstone of Marvel’s blockbuster cinematic universe.  However, the actor was only contracted to three solo movies, now completed with the third film grossing over a billion dollars worldwide.  He’s also locked into three ‘Avengers’ movies, with the second, subtitled ‘The Age of […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘Starman’ (1984)

    Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -5
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    Usually, we start our Throwback Thursday pieces by saying that it’s our tribute to the great science fictions of the past, and we tend to ignore the turkeys in the genre. And while there is a lot of good scifi has to offer, there is also a lot of bad. So today, I thought we’d […]

  • Screenwriter Simon Kinberg Claims That ‘Fantastic Four’ Is A Celebration Of “Comics That Preceded It”

    Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5
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    Recently when asked about the ‘Fantastic Four’ film, Kate Mara said that “the plot won’t be based on any history of anything already published” and now screenwriter Simon Kinberg (‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ ‘Star Wars Rebels‘) has finally weighed in to attempt and ease fan’s fears. With so much in the air on what […]

  • The Latest ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Featurette Shows Slew Of Interactions Between Nebula And Gamora

    Posted Thursday, July 24th, 2014 02:00 pm GMT -5
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    The latest featurette of Marvel’s upcoming ‘Guardians of the Galaxy‘ finally focuses on showing off the rocky relationship between Gamora and Nebula. With the first prelude comic to the film heavily featuring Karen Gillan‘s take on Nebula competing with Zoe Saldana’s Gamora, it is good to see that some of this will actually be shown […]