Posts Tagged ‘James Cameron’

Five great movies with major plot holes

Plot holes are Hollywood’s potholes. What started out as a laugh at the film-makers mistakes is now a cottage industry. The quality of a film is no protection from the gaffs which drive director’s to despair. Did Sergio Leone notice the car driving across the background as Eli Wallach climbed in[...]

Why They Should Make True Lies 2

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — I have been an Arnold Schwarzenegger fan my entire life. I have enjoyed his action movies, his physical commitment to his roles and most of his comedies. But, there is an epic movie of his that combines both the action and the comedy and the result was one of my [&he[...]

Sneak Previews Set for Titanic 3D

Moviegoers across the U.S. and Canada will be among the first audiences anywhere to experience TITANIC in 3D at the exclusive “sneak preview” fan screening events set for April 2 in Canada and April 3 in the U.S. Presented exclusively in RealD, these one-night only special advance screenings wil[...]

Paramount Acquires Rights to ‘Cirque du Soleil’ Film

Paramount Pictures and Cirque du Soleil jointly announced that the studio has acquired worldwide distribution rights to the Cirque du Soleil 3D feature film “Cirque du Soleil Worlds Away.” Written and directed by Andrew Adamson (“Shrek,” “The Chronicles[...]

‘Titanic’ to Hit Theaters in 3D Next April

— by ALEXA MILAN — Nearly 15 years after “Titanic” first sailed to the big screen, Leonardo DiCaprio’s and Kate Winslet’s hearts will go on in 3D on April 6, 2012. James Cameron’s romantic epic is getting a 3D worldwide re-release just in time for the 100th [...]

Guillermo Del Toro eyes Pacific Rim

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — So much for that. Yesterday, I reported Tom Cruise landed the starring role in Guillermo Del Toro’s “At The Mountains of Madness.” However, as of today, the project is dead. Due to the projected high price tag, Universal Pictures will only[...]

Cruise set for At the Mountains of Madness

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — It isn’t a secret that “At The Mountains Of Madness” has been a passion project for Guillermo Del Toro for some time. At last summer’s Comic Con, he hinted about starting production on the film adaptation of H. P. Lovecraft’s horror novella during[...]

Five Clips from ‘Sanctum’

— by JESSIKA OWENS — Nature has proven itself time and time again that it can be a villain that is visually captivating to film, and now with 3D worlds coming at us from every marketing perspective possible, it’s only natural that landscapes are vastly becoming the main character i[...]

James Cameron Ready to Make Two ‘Avatar’ Sequels

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — About two weeks ago, James Cameron was rumored to direct Angelina Jolie in yet another film about the Queen of the Nile – In 3D. Because of the purportedly brilliant script, written by Bran Helgeland, Sony co-chair Amy Pascal wanted to fast track production on[...]

Under Review: ‘Avatar: Special Edition’

— by MARIUSZ ZUBROWSKI — At this point, I think it’s safe to say that James Cameron’s “Avatar” has surpassed Wal-Mart, fluorescent light bulbs and baby leashes on the scale of popularity. It has accumulated more than a billion dollars worth of profit since its release back in Dec[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Avatar: Special Edition’

— by KYLA DREWETTE — A new trailer for “Avatar: Special Edition” has been released by 20th Century Fox. The movie, set to come out Aug. 27, is being released in 3D and will include nine additional minutes of footage — justification for the “Special Edition” title. Although [...]

If I Was Making … ‘Avatar 2’

— by BEN FOWLER — Now this one you have to tread carefully with. “Avatar” split audiences a little (not enough to stop it from becoming the highest grossing film of all time, though). Some felt the plot was very simplistic and even lifted straight from other popular eco-frien[...]

Who Might Assemble ‘The Avengers’?

— by BEN FOWLER — When it comes to the dream directing gig of the decade, it doesn’t come much better than helming the planned Avengers film. But who of the top Hollywood filmmakers should be getting a call from Marvel sometime soon? I’ll start off by saying who I feel is the[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Resident Evil: Afterlife’

— by ROB COX — Since 2002’s original “Resident Evil,” I’ve mostly avoided this series. I remember leaving the theater after that film thoroughly underwhelmed, thinking there was no place for the series to go beyond developing into an uninspired retread of the zombie genre[...]