American Movie News for 18 Feb 2016
Mary Jane Watson has made the switch from Spider-Man to Iron Man and the new cover art makes her look like a superspy.
With "The Dark Tower" slowly moving out of development purgatory, casting decisions are finally being made.
These are the Top 10 Movies you nearly missed because you didn't know any better, until now that is.
When the Kickstarter campaign for Friday the 13th: The Game ended last year with more than $823k raised by 12,218 backers, we were left with a murder of stretch goals that still desperately needed to... get unlocked. The game has been slowly creeping toward those remaining stretch goals thanks to a separate Slasher Backer campaign […]
'Modern Family' and 'The Big Bang Theory' also are up for multiple awards.
The original John Wick was a surprisingly good action vehicle for Keanu Reeves. The first film was a strong box office draw and that meant a sequel was more than likely. Now, we're getting a bit more... detail about exactly what will be part of the upcoming John Wick 2 and the first thing that will happen is a change of scenery. John Wick is going to Rome. The news comes via a recent Tweet from Box Office Analyst organization Exhibitor Relations. According to them, John Wick will be off to the Italian capital to do to the Italians what he ...Click To
The filming for Star Wars: Episode VIII has begun, and along with Disney's official announcement, we've been introduced to a few of the new cast members. While we knew that Benicio Del Toro was going... to join the team for some time, the other two names were completely new to us. Kelly Marie Tran is a relative newcomer but the addition of two-time Academy Award nominee Laura Dern was a real surprise. Certainly you don't add Laura Dern to your cast, and make a big announcement about it, unless you're planning to use her in a major capacity. So what ...Click To
From Francis Ford Coppola to Werner Herzog, maverick filmmakers have always been entranced by the madness of the jungle. Colombian director Ciro Guerra's Embrace of the Serpent doesn't shy away from... the violence of Apocalypse Now or the delirium of Fitzcarraldo, but his trippy dive into the dark heart of...
Here is a look at TV networks and online outlets that will show the 88th Academy Awards in big European, Asian and Latin American markets, in South Africa, Australia and Canada.
Faith Driven Consumer gained notoriety with a controversial poll criticizing 'Noah' and by stirring up Christians to defend 'Duck Dynasty.'
Without Alfred Pennyworth, it's highly unlikely that Bruce Wayne would have become the Batman we know and love. The public knows Alfred only as Bruce's butler, but his service is more than just... providing "Master Wayne" with tea and meals. He's also arguably the Caped Crusader's most trusted confidant, and in many stories, even raised him after his parents were gunned down. He's been a key figure in Batman's life for over 75 years. However, in terms of his official capacity in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Jeremy Irons' Alfred isn't Bruce's butler, but rather his bodyguard A new image ...Click To
The long-awaited sequel to Ridley Scott's "Blade Runner" now has a release date. Alcon Entertainment announced Thursday that it will be land in theaters on Martin Luther King Jr. weekend in January... 2018. …
How Robert Eggers went about creating his long-ago and dark world.
It's already been well-documented that Jared Leto handed out disgusting presents to Suicide Squad's cast and crew during its shoot. But Viola Davis has now opened up about her own very special, rather... gruesome gift from Jared Leto, revealing that she received a dead pig from the Oscarâ"winning actor.Â Viola Davis admitted to Vanity Fair that, before she even said a quick hello to the actor, Jared Leto had a henchman walk into the rehearsal room, drop the dead pig on the table, and then walk out. This immediately unsettled Viola Davis, who just assumed that she was now ...Click To
Dueling Stephen King projects are heading in very different directions. First, Sony Pictures and MRC have offered the role of Tirana to Mad Max: Fury Road and Neon Demon actress Abbey Lee, pictured,... in its adaptation of King's The Dark Tower, Variety reports. As of this writing, Idris Elba is on board to play Roland […]
Get ready for the return of "Vikings" tonight with this clip featuring a celebration...and an arrest.
Cooper last directed the Johnny Depp crime drama 'Black Mass.'
No one could accuse Race of being great filmmaking. Director Stephen Hopkins merely goes through the paces, plodding when he needs to sprint, and has a better record on TV (24, Californication, House... of Lies) than he does with such movie drool as Blown Away, Lost in Space and The...
Let's say someone told you that they had just seen the next big horror-movie sensation waiting to happen -- you would probably not expect them to follow that declaration with "it's an early-to-mid... 17th-century Puritan story that calls to mind the paranoia and persecution of the Salem witch trials." And...
Alcon Entertainment, along with Warner and Sony, announced a January 2018 release date for 'Blade Runner 2' today, confirming some of the details of the sequel that will star Ryan Gosling and Harrison... Ford for director Denis Villeneuves.
Academy Award-winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, nominated for 'A Girl in the River,' says: "If the followers distort [Islam], we must not hold the religion accountable for that. We must hold the followers... of that religion accountable for it."
Whenever a superhero movie is both critically and commercially successful, there’s usually the added pressure to make the follow-up an even bigger experience. The creative team wants audiences to... feel like the stakes are raised, thus resulting in more money being thrown at the production to create a sequel that feels grander and, in the long run, has more explosions. However, despite all the success Deadpool has enjoyed over the last week, the movie’s scribes aren’t keen on going that route with the sequel just for the hell of it. After co-writer Rhett ...Click To
Kayla Olson's environmentally themed 'Sandcastle Empire' publishes in summer 2017.
His most memorable moment on set was watching the director at the monitor: "It was like a little kid making a movie for the first time."
Jessica Chastain is taking on a new role...president of her own production company!
An “outrageous action-packed” film and reboot of the original Death Race 2000, Roger Corman's Death Race 2050 began filming February 8 in Peru, Bloody Disgusting just learned. G.J. Echternkamp,... who starred in Lionsgate’s incredibly suspenseful Hard Candy, directs this latest reboot that’s said to be “filled with the full-throttle mayhem and black-hearted humor.” This all-new […]