July 2012

Stretch Armstrong Movie Gets Director

Breck Eisner has been officially confirmed as the overly enthusiastic director of the Stretch Armstrong movie that Hasbro and Relativity Media remain intent on making.  Eisner, the director of Sahara and The Crazies, had this to say about the challenging task of turning a popular 1990’s toy into a credible action franchise: “It’s a fantastic [...]

Christopher Nolan’s statement on ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ shooting

Director Christopher Nolan has released the following statement regarding the shooting at a midnight screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Colorado early Friday morning. It follows Warner Bros. decision to cancel the Paris Premiere of the film in the wake of the tragedy  ”Speaking on behalf of the cast and crew of The Dark Knight Rises, I [...]

Kick Ass 2 Gets New Villain

Kick Ass 2 will see Christopher Mintz Plasse step into the villainous role of Motherf*cker, a more dangerous and psychotically evil version of the Red Mist character he played in the first film. But the production looks set to add more of the nasty characters from the recent comic series, currently putting out a casting [...]

Hans Zimmer Talks Man Of Steel & Inception 2

At The Dark Knight Rises European Premiere we spoke to Oscar winning composer Hans Zimmer on the red carpet. The iconic musical genius told us all about collaborating with Director Christopher Nolan, the unique process for making the Bane chant and what he thinks fans will take away from the final installment in The Dark [...]

The Dark Knight Rises Christian Bale Interview

Christian Bale spoke at length on the red carpet in London’s Leicester Square at the  The Dark Knight Rises European Premiere. The Batman actor talks about new villain Bane, Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman Selina Kyle and how he feel about the end of Christopher Nolan’s critically acclaimed Dark Knight Saga. Read the full interview below and [...]

Svetlana Khodchenkova lands Wolverine role

20th Century Fox has officially given up on persuading Jessica Biel that their forthcoming sequel The Wolverine will be a massive improvement on their last adventure for the popular mutant hero X-Men Origins: Wolverine. So the studio has moved quickly to replace her for the smouldering villainous role of Viper, opting for Svetlana Khodchenkova, a [...]

The Dark Knight Rises European Premiere Report

Thousands of Batman fans descended on London’s Leicester Square tonight for the European Premiere of The Dark Knight Rises. The star studded red carpet for the much anticipated third and final instalment in Christopher Nolan’s caped crusader trilogy was attend by much of the cast and crowds of celeb fans who were eager to rub [...]

Finding Nemo 2 Sequel Confirmed

Writer and director Andrew Stanton looks set to follow recent flop John Carter with a return to more successful animated territory, providing Disney-Pixar with a sequel to popular classic Finding Nemo. Stanton has always been one of the leading creative forces behind Pixar. He provided the original story and screenplays for Toy Story, Finding Nemo, [...]

Johnny Depp Stars in New Wes Anderson Film

We recently reported that Wes Anderson had set his quirky sights on landing Johnny Depp for the starring role in his next film. It now appears that the Moonrise Kingdom Director has got his wish, with reports that global superstar Johnny Depp has officially joined the cast of The Grand Budapest Hotel. Anderson is still expected to [...]

Anthony Mackie set for Captain America Sequel

Anthony Mackie is in talks to join Marvel superhero sequel Captain America The Winter Soldier as Falcon. The character was a frequent ally of Captain America in the comics of the 1970 and represented a significant milestone as one of the first black superheroes in mainstream comics. Rising star Mackie is much in demand; with starring [...]