Category: News

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Don’t Look for Terrence Malick’s ‘Knight of Cups’ until 2016

Folks, we basically have our first bump from 2015 to 2016, and I have to say that it’s less than surprising to find it involves Terrence Malick. Yes, reports have...

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Academy Invites 322 to Membership – Kevin Hart and Damian Chazelle Among the Newest Members

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is extending invitations to join the organization to 322 artists and executives who have...

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Oscars Seem to Stick with Sliding Scale for Best Picture as Awards Rules are Updated!

As seen in the press release below, there’s no mention of switching back to five Best Picture nominees for the upcoming Academy Awards celebration.  AMPAS...

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Tom Holland is the next Spider-Man, with Jon Watts as his Director

Finally. Our long national nightmare (that very few people seemed especially passionate about) is over folks. Marvel and Sony have not only finally settled on a Peter...

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BREAKING NEWS: Oscar-Winning Composer James Horner Dies in Plane Crash

Talk about just a shocking and devastating thing to see on social media.  James Horner, the two-time Oscar-winning composer of “Titanic” died in a plane...

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Tom Hanks is Clint Eastwood’s choice to play Captain Sully for His Next Film

Could the man who played Captain Richard Phillips be our Captain Sully Sullenberger? Well, if reports are to be believed, Tom Hanks is in fact who director Clint...

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Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt look to officially be Morten Tyldum’s ‘Passengers’

Even if you don’t care much for Jurassic World (though I did, to a mild degree at least), there’s a definite silver lining to be found in terms of its record...

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Damien Rice contributes songs to animated film Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet!

Damien Rice is contributing two recordings to the upcoming animated feature Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet including the original song composed specifically for the...

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Disney/Pixar’s THE GOOD DINOSAUR Reveals Voice Cast

BURBANK, Calif. – Disney•Pixar’s upcoming movie “The Good Dinosaur” revealed its roster of voice talent today. “We were lucky to work with a number of...

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GKIDS ACQUIRES UNITED STATES RIGHTS FOR ‘APRIL AND THE EXTRAORDINARY WORLD’

New York, NY – June 15, 2015 – GKIDS, a distributor of award-winning animation for both adult and family audiences, announced its acquisition of US rights to APRIL...

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‘Sleeping with Other People’ with Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie Gets a Release Date Change

Leslye Headland’s “Sleeping with Other People” has had a release date and will now open in New York and Los Angeles on September 11, followed by a...

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HALLOWEEN RETURNS TO THE BIG SCREEN FROM DIMENSION FILMS AND TRANCAS INTERNATIONAL FILMS

New York, NY (June 15, 2015) – Dimension Films and Trancas International Films announced today that production will start in July on the highly anticipated thriller...

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‘Jurassic World’ could set the new Opening Weekend box office record

Wow. We won’t know the official box office numbers until sometime later on today/tomorrow, but it seems like Jurassic World has been able to shockingly come out of...

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Marvel and Sony at Odds about the Next Spider-Man?

As much as most of us seemed to rejoice when Spider-Man returned to the Marvel fold, it loomed in the back of our mind that this wasn’t a straight integration into...

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Quentin Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight’ gets a Christmas Day release in 70mm

Up until now, there hasn’t been an official release date from The Weinstein Company for Quentin Tarantino‘s latest western The Hateful Eight, though we all...

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Fox Swaps ‘The Martian’ and ‘Victor Frankenstein’ Release Dates

I can’t begin to tell you how vindicating it was to see how many of you were pumped up by the trailer for Ridley Scott‘s adaptation of The Martian. For over...

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Jon Bernthal will be The Punisher for Marvel on Season Two of ‘Daredevil’

Once Marvel re-acquired the rights to The Punisher, it was only a matter of time until they figured out a way to work the character back into the fold. Considering the...

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Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Pedro Almodovar’s ‘Silencio’

NEW YORK (June 9, 2015) – Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they have acquired North American rights to Pedro Almodóvar’s SILENCIO from El Deseo....

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Official Synopsis for ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Released

I know what all of you were waiting with bated breath for two days after the Tonys, the synopsis for Batman v Superman: Why Is This Title So Long Dawn of Justice! In all...

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Emily Blunt could be ‘The Girl on the Train’ for Tate Taylor

I think we can all agree that Emily Blunt is going to get an Oscar nomination one day. It’s just a question of when, not if, and what kind of a role it will be...

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Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’ will open the 53rd New York Film Festival

Right now, I feel like one of the few people particularly high (no pun intended) on Robert Zemeckis‘ upcoming film The Walk. Part of it is because most feel like...

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James Wan will direct ‘Aquaman’ for DC and Warner Brothers

There’s an interesting theme developing for DC and Warner Brothers, in terms of the directors they’re hiring for upcoming superhero outings. Even starting...

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Clint Eastwood’s next film will be about Captain “Sully” Sullenberger and the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’

Even if Clint Eastwood is far from a consistent filmmaker in my eyes, quality wise, I’m always intrigued by his choices. He’s riding high on the huge success...

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Jonathan Levine, Ted Melfi, and Jon Watts are finalists to direct the new ‘Spider-Man’ film

You the reader made no secret of your displeasure with most of the choices up for the role of Spider-Man, but that was kind compared to your thoughts on the people up...

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James Ponsoldt to Direct Drama About F. Scott Fitzgerald

Pretty quietly, James Ponsoldt is really becoming one of the better filmmakers out there. From his debut Off the Black to the affecting Smashed and criminally underrated...