Warner Bros Still Planning Akira Remake

Hollywood studios have been struggling for decades with the ambition of making a live action adaptation of anime classic Akira. The original surreal sci-fi epic was one of the first films that introduced delighted/bemused western audiences to the genius/weirdness of Japanese animation. Plans for a live action remake have consistently faltered thanks to a combination [...]

Joseph Gordon-Levitt May Join Guardians Of The Galaxy

As Marvel continues pre-production on new space adventure Guardians of the Galaxy their search for a leading man continues to gather pace. Joseph Gordon-Levitt & Chuck star Zachary Levi are the latest names to be unofficially added to a seemingly growing list of rising stars being considered for the heroic role of Star Lord. Eddie [...]

New Tron Sequel Gets Writer

TRON Legacy the long awaited sequel to Disney’s landmark special effects classic TRON received mixed reviews but still took in over $400 million worldwide. Unsurprisingly the studio quickly hired a writer to provide a script for a seemingly inevitable sequel. David DiGilio whose only major writing credit was little known comedy film Eight Below, starring [...]

Marvel Starts Guardians Of The Galaxy Casting

Marvel has started the casting process for their new space adventure Guardians Of The Galaxy, introducing audiences to a new range of comicbook heroes and most likely Avengers 2 main villain Thanos. The search for a leading man to play the heroic Star Lord has begun in earnest with a wide range of rising stars [...]