The first photos from two of Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming projects: Pacific Rim and the stop-motion 3D Pinocchio; have come online. Check them out after the jump. The photo from Pacific Rim features Idris Elba and is included above. Click over the jump to check out the Pinocchio photos.
Pacific Rim is scheduled to hit conventional and 3D theaters on July 12, 2013. Pinnochio has no release date, but Del Toro recently stated that it should be ready for release by 2014.
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Deadline is reporting that Universal Pictures is moving forward with development on a sequel to Rupert Sanders’ Snow White and the Huntsman. Sanders is not a lock to return — ‘Huntsman’ was his feature debut — but the studio is pursuing him for the sequel.
Snow White and the Huntsman is in theaters now and […]
The Weinstein Company has released the first trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s Western Django Unchained. Watch the trailer after the jump.
The film stars Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio and Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained is scheduled to hit theaters on December 25, 2012.
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Paramount Pictures has released the trailer for Robert Zemeckis’ Flight. Watch the trailer after the jump.
Flight, starring Denzel Washington, John Goodman, Bruce Greenwood and Don Cheadle, is scheduled to hit theaters on November 2, 2012.
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Samuel L. Jackson has joined the cast of MGM and Sony’s remake of the classic 1987 Paul Verhoeven sci-fi movie Robocop. According to Heat Vision | THR, Jackson will play Pat Novak, “a charismatic media mogul and a powerful force in the Robocop world.”
Robocop stars Joel Kinnaman as Alex Murphy/Robocop and Gary Oldman as […]
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In this week’s Sci-Fi Movies Christopher Nolan discusses the final chapter of his Batman trilogy, we get new details on that G.I. Joe 2 delay, learn release dates for the next ‘Planet of the Apes’ and X-Men movies and discover new details on Prometheus and the Blade Runner sequel. All that plus much more including news on Kick-Ass 2, Thor 2, Iron Man 3, Transformers 4, Pacific Rim, Dredd, Ender’s Game and the Robocop remake along with the latest images and videos.
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Snow White and the Huntsman debuted in first place this weekend with an impressive $56.218M from 3,733 theaters. The $170M-budgeted Rupert Sanders-directed adventure film opened to $20.469M on Friday, increased 2.8% on Saturday to $21.034M and declined 30% on Sunday to $14.715M. ‘Huntsman’ topped last weekend’s “MIB 3″ ($54.593M) to become the year’s fourth best […]
AMC Theatres has announced a three-movie marathon of Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy in select theaters on July 19, 2012. Theater locations and times haven’t been released yet, but tickets go on sale beginning June 11 and considering The Dark Knight Rises will be released on July 20, it’s expected that the marathon will begin […]
Following in the footsteps of the record-breaking Marvel Studios’ release “Marvel’s The Avengers,” production on the highly anticipated film “Iron Man 3,” directed by Shane Black, has commenced production in Wilmington, North Carolina. The production schedule will also include locations in Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina, Miami, Florida and China.
Based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series, first published in 1963, “Iron Man 3” returns Robert Downey Jr. (“Iron Man,” “Marvel’s The Avengers”) as the iconic Super Hero character Tony Stark/Iron Man along with Gwyneth Paltrow (“Iron Man,” “Iron Man 2,”) as Pepper Potts, Don Cheadle (“Iron Man 2”) as James “Rhodey” Rhodes and Jon Favreau (“Iron Man,” “Iron Man 2”) as Happy Hogan. Set for release in the U.S. on May 3, 2013, Marvel’s “Iron Man 3” marks the second feature to be fully owned, marketed and distributed by Disney, which acquired Marvel in 2009.
The complete press release is included after the jump.
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The “2012 MTV Movie Awards” broadcast live from Los Angeles’ Gibson Amphitheatre with unexpected moments from a stage fashioned as a futuristic drive-in, immersing fans in the magic of the movies. Master of Ceremonies Russell Brand set the tone for a night of surprise moments and wins as well as electric musical performances. Among the biggest moments was an introduction by Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry of Johnny Depp, the recipient of this year’s Generation Award, right before the Academy Award® nominated actor shocked the audience by strapping on his guitar and joining The Black Keys for a no-holds-barred rendition of the rock duo’s “Gold On the Ceiling” into “Lonely Boy.”
Chart-topping indie rock band fun. got the show off to a rousing start with a rendition of their anthem “We Are Young,” performing inside a giant velvet-padded box and flanked by a 12-person choir and singer Janelle Monae. The band kicked off a night that recognized first-time golden popcorn winners as well as fan-favorite films and a diverse array of filmmakers, actors and musical artists. The audience was treated to an epic tribute to the first two installments of “The Dark Knight” trilogy and an exclusive sneak peek of “The Dark Knight Rises,” introduced by director, writer and producer Christopher Nolan, along with cast members Christian Bale, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Gary Oldman.
The complete press release is included after the jump.
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TV Line is reporting that MTV is developing a weekly TV series based on the Scream horror franchise.
Former MTV execs Tony DiSanto and Liz Gateley, who are shepherding the project under their DiGa production shingle, are on the hunt for a writer to pen the pilot.
It’s unclear how much, if […]
Universal Pictures’ Snow White and the Huntsman opened to a better than expected first place $20.3M from 3,773 theaters on Friday en route to what should be an impressive $55-60M opening weekend. ‘Huntsman’ easily held off last week’s number 1 MIB 3 which fell to second place with an estimated $8.3M from 4,248 theaters ($91.304M […]