Tag Archive: movie news

Spike Lee’s ‘Oldboy’ remake almost hammers in its villain

Director Spike Lee is in the process of casting for the US remake of ‘Oldboy’. So far, Josh Brolin and Elizabeth Olsen have been cast in the leads and the hunt is on… Continue reading

Lionsgate has a shortlist of directors for ‘Catching Fire’

Lionsgate hasn’t wasted any time trying to look for a director for the sequel for ‘The Hunger Games’ after Gary Ross announced he wouldn’t return to direct ‘Catching Fire’. The reason why Lionsgate… Continue reading

New featurette for ‘The Avengers’ called ‘tension’

Another day, another featurette for ‘The Avengers’ from Disney and Marvel Studios. In the clip called ‘Tension’ we hear from director Joss Whedon and stars Robert Downey Jr. & Mark Ruffalo as they… Continue reading

Robert Rodriguez to make ‘Sin City 2’

‘Sin City 2’ was given the go-ahead today with Robert Rodriguez’s Quick Draw Productions and Alexander Rodnyansky’s AR Films will partner with Dimension Films on ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’, that… Continue reading

First trailer for ‘Looper’

The first trailer for Rian Johnson’s ‘Looper’ has appeared online and it’s impressive. The futuristic thriller takes place in a world where time travel exists, but is only used on the Black Market.… Continue reading

New images and behind the scenes featurette for ‘Skyfall’

New images and on set interviews from ‘Skyfall’ have appeared online. 007.com dropped the featurette that includes interviews with Daniel Craig and Javier Bardem whio talks about playing the film’s villain. The new… Continue reading

First official teaser poster Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained’

The first official poster for Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained’ has appeared online via Yahoo Movies. It’s a teaser poster, and it doesn’t even feature the film’s title but any film geek will know… Continue reading

New images of Catwoman from ‘Dark Knight Rises’

The summer movie preview edition of Entertainment Weekly is about to be released and the cover focuses on ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ with an image of Batman (Christian Bale) and Catwoman (Anne Hathaway)… Continue reading

New clip and featurette from ‘The Avengers’

Dammit Disney and Marvel Studios! If you follow us on Twitter you’ll know we complain a lot about promo fatigue with ‘The Avengers’ – we just want to see it now. Right when… Continue reading

Top 5 directors for ‘Captain America 2’

News it out today that race to the ‘Captain America 2’ director’s chair is between George Nolfi (The Adjustment Bureau) and the Russo brothers (‘You, Me & Dupree’ and the TV series ‘Community’).… Continue reading

‘Jaws’ Blu-Ray gets a release date

Universal is set to release a digitally remastered and restored Blu-Ray of Steven Spielberg’s ‘Jaws’. To honour Universal’s 100th anniversary celebration the Blu-Ray will be released in the US on 14 August 2012.… Continue reading

Alex Proyas finds a new project

Australian director Alex Proyas had his plans to direct an adaptation John Milton’s poem ‘Paradise Lost’ squashed earlier in the year due to budgeting issues. Apparently, Proyas wanted $120 million to shoot ‘Paradise… Continue reading

Who will direct ‘Captain America 2’?

Marvel Studios and Disney have given ‘Captain America 2’ a release date of 4 April 2014. Writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely have been working on a script and now all the project… Continue reading

Casting for Mary Poppins film ‘Saving Mr Banks’

A strange new genre has kicked into gear following the success of films like ‘My Week with Marilyn’ – making of famous Hollywood films (MOFHF for short?). Already in the works is ‘Alfred… Continue reading

‘Maleficent’ gets a release date

2012 is the year of Snow White themed films and 2014 is set to be the year of Sleeping Beauty. OK, there is only one Sleeping Beauty themed film in the works but… Continue reading