STUDIO CIRCUIT: Did Warner Bros. Send a ‘Sniper’ To Eliminate the Competition?

More FYC sites have launched and the Studio Circuit series ventures on.  Warner Bros. weighed in with a respective slate that includes “The LEGO Movie,” “The Judge,” “Inherent Vice,” “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” and “American Sniper.” Warner Bros. must be walking into the season feeling very confident.  Just last year, with eight […]

Peter Jackson, Joe Letteri and Weta Digital to Receive Producers Guild Vanguard Award

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) will be presenting their 2014 Vanguard Award to filmmaker Peter Jackson, visual effects artist Joe Letteri, and Weta Digital at the 25th annual Producers Guild Awards. The ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, January 19. The special award recognizes achievements in new media and technology. Former recipients of this honor include James Cameron, Stan […]

Warner Bros. Launches Awards Site – ‘Gravity’ and ‘Her’ Set for Oscar Play

Warner Bros. sent out e-mails to all major awards guilds, including the Broadcast Film Critics Association, today announcing the launch of their awards site with screening dates and categories listed.  The studio who last year won Best Picture with Ben Affleck’s “Argo” seems to have another strong possibility for many award citations this coming season. […]

New Trailer and Banner for ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

Warner Brothers has unveiled a new trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the second installment in Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy. Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), Gandalf  (Ian McKellan), and the band of dwarves continue their adventure to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor – and the countless gold it contains – from the fearsome dragon, Smaug […]

First Trailer for Peter Jackson’s ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’

Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the second installment in what is now The Hobbit Trilogy. The trailer will drop theatrically in front of Man of Steel this weekend (read Terence’s review for that film here). We brought you a first look at Smaug’s new poster on Sunday, which is quite lovely. After […]