• Throwback Thursday: ‘Akira’ (1988)

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Back in March, filmmaker Jaume Collet-Serra stated that no progress has been made on the development of a live-action version of ‘Akira.’ While this may be for better or worse, you can see the impact of ‘Akira’ in recent sci-fi movies including ‘Chronicle’ and ‘Lucy.’ The 1988 anime is today’s Throwback Thursday, a column where we […]

  • Bone Thugs: Captain America Battles Crossbones in ‘Civil War’ Set Videos

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    SPOILERS AHEAD, BEWARE! For anyone not wanting to know anything about ‘Captain America: Civil War‘ do not read on! Anyways, production is clearly underway for the next massive adventure of one of Marvel’s flagship heroes in Atlanta, Georgia, which unfortunately for Marvel is not that far away from the prying eyes of the media and […]

  • Nerd Alert: Original ‘Star Trek 3′ Script Dismissed For Being Too “Trek-y”

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    Continuing the coverage of Paramount missing the point of ‘Star Trek’ is a recent interview with Simon Pegg, where he discusses taking on the role of writing the screenplay for ‘Star Trek 3,’ and the reason for the dismissal of both Roberto Orci and his script from the project. In his own words: “They had […]

  • ‘Transformers’ Gets A Team Of Writers For Sequels And Spinoffs Including Robert Kirkman

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Transformers’ continues to defy the laws of movie success.  Rarely has there been a series of movies that have been so detested by critics and many viewers (including fans of the original cartoons and toys) and yet makes billions of dollars, hand over fist.   The last one, ‘Age of Extinction’ made $210,000,000 and that’s […]

  • Joseph White Is Set To Direct The Film Adaptation Of ‘Genus’

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015 11:30 am GMT -4
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    It looks like director Joseph White is all set to tackle the novel to film adaptation of Jonathan Trigell’s ‘Genus.’ White is rather new in the director’s chair having only taken on the shorts ‘The Brain Hack’ and ‘Turn,’ but he was involved with the visual effects for ‘Skyfall’ so working on a feature length film […]

  • What’s In A Name? Batman Prepares To Take On… Rihanna?!

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    It’s the average night in Gotham City, which may as well be named “Disturbia,” when danger strikes.  Commissioner Gordan flashes an “S.O.S” via the Bat Signal to summon Batman and Robin.  The Penguin and Catwoman are dueling it out and innocent victims are caught in the crossfire.  “Shut Up And Drive” shouts Damian Wayne, a.k.a. […]

  • Fans Prevent Upcoming Friday The 13th’ From Being A Found Footage Film

    Posted Thursday, May 21st, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4
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    Fans of ‘Friday the 13th‘ have more great news to rejoice about this year! Not only was Jason Voorhees just featured in ‘Mortal Kombat X‘ but now the hockey masked slasher won’t have to be stuck in a found footage film when he returns. That’s right!  The massive outcry of negativity over the news last […]

  • Chris Pratt Teases His Committment To Star In Non-’Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Marvel Movies

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    Well fans of Star-Lord have a reason to celebrate some additional pelvic sorcery as Chris Pratt (‘Jurassic World,”Parks and Recreation’) just revealed that he will be appearing in more Marvel Studios films than just ‘Guardians of the Galaxy.’ Of course, with how big of a splash the first film made and how other certain events […]

  • Fringe Benefits: ‘The Flash’ Season 2 Will Feature The Multiverse

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -4
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    BEWARE: SPOILERS AHEAD! The cat is out of the bag after last night’s Season 1 finale of the ‘The Flash,’ the show is not only doing time-travel, but also parallel timelines, i.e. Multiverses. In the finale we learn that the show as we know it is actually a parallel reality to the true reality where […]

  • Disney Is Considering Giving Marvel And Star Wars Their Own Channels

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Disney already has several networks.  In addition to owning ABC and ESPN, there are three kid-targeted stations, The Disney Channel, Disney Jr. for preschoolers and Disney XD, a more action-oriented channel for older kids and adults.  But as entertainment and the way people consume it evolves, Disney may be looking for new outlets for its […]

  • Original ‘The Craft’ Star Fairuza Balk Thinks A Remake Is A Bad Idea

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    While it was pretty clear that I wasn’t too excited about a remake of ‘The Craft‘ happening when director and writer Leigh Janiak (‘Honeymoon,’ ‘Europa Report’) became attached, it looks like I wasn’t the only one! It seems that Fairuza Balk (‘American History X’,’Almost Famous’) who played Nancy Downs in the original version of ‘The Craft’ […]

  • ‘Bill Nye the Science Guy’ Now Available on Netflix

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    It’s a good week to be Bill Nye, and it’s a pretty good week if you were a fan of ‘Bill Nye the Science Guy.’. 31 episodes of the venerable PBS Kids program are now available on Netflix for you to say, “Oh yeah! I remember that!” when music videos for songs like “Crust” by […]

  • Quivering in Anticipation: ‘Arrow’ Team Offers Hints at Season 4

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -4
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    With ‘Arrow‘ and the ‘The Flash‘ now having wrapped their seasons, fan speculation and rumors about what will happen to both of the titular heroes in the fall is running rampant, in many ways spurred on by interviews with the cast and producers, and what they know about the upcoming season. The former Arrow himself, […]

  • Guillermo Del Toro Opens Up About ‘Silent Hills’ Cancellation

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 01:10 pm GMT -4
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    Many fans were disappointed to hear about the ‘Silent Hills’ cancellation, but maybe no more is more disappointed about the news than Guillermo Del Toro himself. In an interview with IGN, Del Toro opened up about his feelings on the cancellation: “The collaboration between [Hideo] Kojima and myself, the meetings, and the friendship that was […]

  • How Did The Daredevil Costume On Netflix Compare To The Original Design?

    Posted Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Being the first Marvel super hero to headline his own Netflix series, Daredevil (played by Charlie Cox) drew much scrutiny before the program debuted. After all, a TV series– even one that isn’t technically on TV– don’t have the same budgets as the live action Marvel films that captivate audiences. And early photos of Cox […]