‘Life’, Sony Pictures’ genuinely terrifying new sci-fi thriller, hits cinemas today and to celebrate we’ve got two brand new videos to share with you. First is a new featurette – above – that explains the threat posed by the alien creature brought on board the International Space Station by the crew. The space craft receives the cellular organism from a Mars rover, but things quickly go south when the crew bring the creature to life through experimentation.
It’s official – we’re seeing how Han got the Millennium Falcon. Han Solo’s upcoming ‘Star Wars’ spin-off has been the source of plenty of speculation. Well, at least now we’ve got more of an idea about what it’s going to be about, now that Disney CEO Bob Iger has spilled the beans on some minor details of the Han Solo movie.
EXCLUSIVE : Joe and Anthony Russo have made a deal with Swiss Army Man writer/directors Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan (aka The Daniels) for their next feature. The film is being kept under wraps but it is a science fiction movie and is said to be as original as Swiss Army Man , the film that won them U.S. Dramatic directing honors at 2016 Sundance with Paul Dano and Daniel Radcliffe starring, the latter as a gassy corpse. The Daniels will write, direct and produce the…
The new ‘Power Rangers’ movie is getting a lot of buzz. According to The Hollywood Reporter, this makes ‘Power Rangers’ a truly ground-breaking movie – featuring the first ever open gay superhero on the big screen. “Power Rangers is breaking down a barrier no superhero movie has before,” they explain.
Will Morpheus get his own movie? ‘The Matrix’ isn’t being rebooted after all. Instead, it looks as though Warner Bros. is going to be expanding ‘The Matrix’ universe… and it could be starting with a young Morpheus movie.
During an interview with Fandango, Ridley Scott revealed that there’s another ‘Alien’ movie to follow the upcoming ‘Alien: Covenant’. “There will be another one before we kind of literally and logically, clockwise, back into the rear back head of [the original] ‘Alien’,” said Scott as he explained the chronology of all the recent and upcoming ‘Alien’ movies.
Bollywood has been traditionally weak in science fictions and it is a well known fact that very few Bollywood movies have been superhits in science fiction category. There are of course exceptions like Krissh and PK but that only proves the rule.
What is it about the hit science-fiction thriller Arrival that makes it seem more plausible than most Hollywood alien movies? The answer may be, simply, science. For a new episode of his web series Science vs. Cinema, astrophysics professor and self-described film geek Andy Howell takes an in-depth look at how realistic the science of Arrival actually is.
Darth Vader appears in new ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ trailer. Another cool, new trailer for ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ has appeared online… and this time, it’s packed full of new shots. Featuring a glimpse of the Death Star in action as well as the iconic ‘Star Wars’ villain, Darth Vader, it looks as though this new trailer might give us our best look at ‘Rogue One’ yet.
‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ won’t have that iconic opening crawl. It’s the first of Disney’s ‘Star Wars’ spin-offs, and rumour has it that it won’t feature the iconic summary at the start of the movie. Now, Outer Places seems to have confirmed it - the upcoming ‘Star Wars’ spin-off won’t feature an opening crawl.
During an interview with Uproxx, Eddie Redmayne revealed that he auditioned for the role of Kylo Ren… and he may have put on a silly voice. Asked whether he auditioned for the role of General Hux, the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ star revealed that he was actually up for the part of Dark Side bad guy, Kylo Ren. “No. So, I was going for, I think, for Adam Driver,” he said.
The bugs are back - ‘Starship Troopers’ is getting a reboot. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 1997 cult sci-fi classic is getting the reboot treatment, with a new movie which will go back to the original novel. “Columbia Pictures is rebooting Starship Troopers, the 1997 science fiction film directed by Paul Verhoeven,” they revealed.
According to the folks at MakingStarWars, the upcoming ‘Star Wars’ sequel will see Kylo Ren continue with his Darth Vader obsession… to the point of taking on even more of his grandfather’s look. “According to sources, Kylo Ren is wearing a Darth Vader cape in Star Wars: Episode VIII,” they revealed. “The cape is said to be like the one Darth Vader wears in The Empire Strikes Back/Return of the Jedi.
During a speech at the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, the 62-year-old filmmaker unveiled his ideas for the future of ‘Avatar’ - 3D without the glasses. “Not only for better tools, workflow, high dynamic range (HDR) and high frame rates (HFR) — the things we are working toward… I’m still very bullish on 3D, but we need brighter projection, and ultimately I think it can happen — with no glasses. Of course, glasses-free 3D is a concept that hasn’t been realised just yet… at least, not on the big screen.
It looks as though Sulu isn’t a fan of the ‘Star Trek’ reboots. During an interview with IGN, the 79-year-old ‘Star Trek’ star revealed that he isn’t exactly fond of the new ‘Star Trek’ reboot movies. “The rebooted ones are missing that magic ingredient that makes a Gene Rodennbery Star Trek so unique and singular,” he said.
It’s finally here - the new ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ trailer gives us a much better look at the galaxy far, far away. Starring Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso, ‘Rogue One’ follows the story of a plucky band of rebels and their mission to secure the Death Star plans.
Now that the first official synopsis has appeared online, it looks as though we’ve got our first peek at ‘War of the Planet of the Apes’. “You must go before the fighting begins,” warns Caesar as his image slowly materialises on screen using flakes of snow to create the image of the iconic ape. Following the events of the 2014 sci-fi flick ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’, it sounds as though Caesar and his band of monkey brothers are sticking it to the man, quite literally.
It’s official - ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ just got a synopsis. It’s the movie ‘Planet of the Apes’ fans have been waiting for - Andy Serkis is back in the upcoming sequel to ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’. Of course, ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ saw a group of soldiers arriving from a nearby military base in order to help combat the apes… but will the Colonel be connected to these same soldiers?
Winston Churchill’s grandson, Sir Nicholas Soames, has defended Michael Bay’s decision to film ‘Transformers’ scenes at Churchill’s former home, Blenheim Palace… even after it was redressed to look like Hitler’s headquarters. The initial story appeared in The Sun, which quoted second world war veterans voicing their distaste at the ‘Transformers 5’ shoot after photos emerged of the palace draped in Nazi flags. The original story quoted Tony Hayes of Veterans Association UK stating that surviving ex-servicemen and women who fought in WWII would be “appalled” by the shoot.
Original ‘Star Wars’ props are coming to London for an epic exhibition. ‘Star Wars Identities’ is a new, interactive exhibition which showcases over 200 original props from the galaxy far, far away… including one of Darth Vader’s original suits as well as plenty of blasters, lightsabers and even Princess Leia’s infamous gold bikini. The exhibition opens on 18 November 2016 and will give fans a closer look at some of your favourite ‘Star Wars’ characters.