Archive for May, 2011

New ‘Green Lantern’ Trailer Shows Plenty of Fantastic Footage

— by ANDY BEHBAKHT — With a little more than a month left until the premiere of the highly-anticipated DC Comics movie “Green Lantern,” we have a new trailer. And after seeing it, I feel like traveling from Sweden (which will have the premiere a bit later than the U.S release) to Ame[...]

‘The Tree of Life’ Wins Top Prize at Cannes Film Festival

— by SEAN GERSKI — At the Cannes Film Festival this weekend, the Palme d’Or went to Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life,” which opens in limited release May 27. The winner of the Special Jury Prize was “Elena” (directed by Andrew Zvyagintsev). And the [...]

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen: Music Featurette

— by ADAM POYNTER — As summer approaches, we are preparing for a barrage of blockbusters to be landing in theaters. One in particular that has been laying low in comparison to others in terms of the promotional material it has released is “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” the third a[...]

The Top 5 choices to play Lara Croft

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — After GK Films announced plans to reboot the Tomb Raider franchise, I, of course, began thinking of who could possibly replace Angelina Jolie. Jolie was the perfect Lara Croft. At that time, she had the physique, the stamina and, of course, the bad-ass attitude [...]

Two Clips from ‘17 Girls’ (aka ‘17 Filles’)

— by SEAN GERSKI — Generally speaking, I don’t have a big problem with subtitles. I would prefer that a movie not have them, but it’s certainly not a deal-breaker for me. With Delphine Coulin’s “17 Girls,” though, I kept thinking about the subtitles (and how[...]

Joss Whedon Directed Post-Credits Scene in ‘Thor’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Joss Whedon is a brilliant screenwriter and director. Through his vision, he brought to life a slayer named Buffy, a vampire named Angel, a renegade crew with a secret weapon at their disposal aboard a starship called Serenity and an Active known as Echo. The ul[...]

A French Teaser Trailer for ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’

— by JESSICA MORALES — Transformers … more the meets the eye… They’re back — and after a less-than-stellar sequel, this third installment promises to go back to the original’s roots, albeit with a brand new leading lady. This latest trailer is longer than the in[...]

Paramount Pictures Publishes Vintage Super 8 iPhone App

Super 8 is a new full-featured video recorder that emulates a vintage Super 8 camera on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The app’s creation is tied to the summer movie “Super 8,” which will be released by Paramount Pictures on June 10. The Super 8 app — which can be downloaded at the[...]

Two Clips from ‘The Tree of Life’

— by ADAM POYNTER — “The Tree of Life” has had a complex and arduous road from concept to the big screen. After being filmed nearly three years ago, it has had many release dates and through either distribution partners backing out or director Terrence Malick not believing th[...]

Official First Look at Tom Hardy as Bane

— by ANDY BEHBAKHT — Just earlier today, we reported that principal photography has begun on Christopher Nolan’s Batman finale “The Dark Knight Rises.” But that wasn’t all the Batman-related news we would get — we now have the first official image of Tom Hardy as Bane.[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Good Neighbours’

— by H.G. WATSON — Three cute single people all live in the same building. It sounds like the starting premise of the next Kate Hudson rom-com, but in this case it’s a twist on a murder mystery — because one of those people is actually a serial killer (you know[...]

The Muppets: New Poster

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Disney has released the first official movie poster for “The Muppets,” and although slightly creepy, I think it looks great. Dead center we have everyone’s favorite amphibian, Kermit the Frog, then, starting from left, are Gonzo, Fozzie, Miss Piggy and[...]

Principal Photography Underway on ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

Principal photography has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ “The Dark Knight Rises,” the conclusion to film-maker Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy. Filming will take place on three continents under the direction of Christopher Nolan[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Last Night’

— by ADAM POYNTER — Love is a complex emotion; you can feel it stronger at certain times than others. Common terms that are used liked “falling in love” or “not in love” describes how this emotion can change. The film “Last Night” tackles many of these feelings and how they c[...]