Archive for May, 2011

Will ‘Hawkman’ be the Next DC Comics Hero to Get a Movie?

— by ANDY BEHBAKHT — We learned months ago that Warner Bros. is planning on making more DC movies in the coming years. The scripts we know that are being written are “The Flash,” “Wonder Woman” and also a “Justice League” script, which is being aimed f[...]

The World Loves ‘Pirates’ … But Must Wait for Trip No. 5

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — I have to say, I didn’t see this coming. Because 2007’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” stank like the underbelly of a ship weeks into a voyage, I assumed the latest in the franchise — “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” [...]

Trailer Talk: ‘50/50’

— by ADAM POYNTER — Can cancer be funny? Normally, I would say no, but Summit Entertainment and director Jonathan Levine are hoping that answer will be changed to a yes. Here is the first trailer for an upcoming dramatic comedy “50/50” starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna [...]

‘Dark Shadows’ Won’t Be In 3D

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — This weekend, Tim Burton was in Los Angeles to kick off the opening of his art exhibit at LACMA. The exhibition, which runs through Oct. 31, showcases many of Burton’s illustrations, sculptures, paintings and films. During the grand event, The Wrap sat down wi[...]

Titles and Release Dates for ‘The Hobbit’ Movies Revealed

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — This just in! In an announcement issued by Warner Bros. Today, the movie studio revealed release dates and titles for Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit,” which will be split into two movies. The first installment, named “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” w[...]

An Update on Wonder Woman and a New Costume Revealed

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — We have an update on the “Wonder Woman” TV series that didn’t get picked up by NBC. The Hollywood Reporter had the opportunity to interview Warner Bros. TV CEO Peter Roth, who shed some light on the fate of the series and shared his personal opinion[...]

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: Red-Band Trailer

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Before I begin, let me preface my brief review by saying I’ve viewed the original Millennium Trilogy starring Noomi Rapace. And because of that, my opinion is tainted. While watching those electrifying film adaptations, I was shocked by Rapace’s gritty[...]

Bryan Singer in Production on Jack the Giant Killer

Principal photography is underway in London on Bryan Singer’s 3D action adventure “Jack the Giant Killer,” with Nicholas Hoult in the title role of Jack, for New Line Cinema and Legendary Pictures. “Jack the Giant Killer” tells the story of an ancient war that is[...]

A New Villain for ‘The Avengers’ Revealed?

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — We still know very little about the highly-anticipated movie “The Avengers,” but some pieces have been falling into place. We already know the amazing list of heroes in the movie (well, most of them), such as Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Black Widow, Hawkeye,[...]

‘The Hangover Part II’ Breaks Box Office Records

Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ “The Hangover Part II” has already broken multiple records on only its first day in release, it was announced today by Dan Fellman, Warner Bros. Pictures President of Domestic Distribution. The Todd Phillips-directed comedy took [...]

Four Clips from ‘Melancholia’

— by ADAM POYNTER — “Melancholia” is a new film by director Lars von Trier, and for anybody familiar with his work (such as “Antichrist”), then you know his new work will be anything but ordinary and bland. With such a unique way of showing emotion in his films th[...]

The Fuzzy Pack is Back in New ‘Muppets’ Trailer

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — The Wolf Pack has nothing on The Fuzzy Pack. Capitalizing on the release of “The Hangover Part II,” Disney has released a new trailer for “The Muppets” and it’s very clever. Similar to a few “Hangover” spots seen in the past, this one-minute teaser[...]

Alan Rickman Says Goodbye to ‘Harry Potter’ in Letter

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Let the blubberfest begin. After reading the following heartfelt thank you and farewell from “Harry Potter” star Alan Rickman, I couldn’t help but became a little ferklempt (choked up with emotion for those who don’t remember “Coffee Talk” with Mike [...]

Six New Clips from ‘X-Men: First Class’

— by ADAM POYNTER — Matthew Vaughn’s “X-Men: First Class” will be hitting theaters June 3. In the past few weeks, we have seen the release of multiple new trailers, TV spots, posters and more and the more I see of the movie the more my anticipation level rises. Charles [...]