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JAN
30
20 HRS

Sony Picks Up Jeff Lemire Comic 'Descender' (Exclusive)

Sony Picks Up Jeff Lemire Comic 'Descender' (Exclusive)

In a competitive bidding war, Sony has picked up the movie rights to Descender, an upcoming sci-fi comic written by Jeff Lemire and drawn by Dustin Nguyen.

Josh Bratman will produce the film with Lemire and Nguyen attached to executive produce.

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JAN
30
20 HRS

Joss Whedon Clarifies Comments About Superhero Movie Sexism

Joss Whedon Clarifies Comments About Superhero Movie Sexism

Following the release, earlier this week, of an interview conducted last year where he condemned Marvel Studios’ lack of female-led superhero movies, Joss Whedon has opened up about his current feelings on the matter, and whether to not he could see himself directing 2018’s Captain Marvel.

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JAN
30
21 HRS

No New 'Game of Thrones' Book In 2015, Publisher Confirms

No New 'Game of Thrones' Book In 2015, Publisher Confirms

Game of Thrones publisher HarperCollins confirmed that Winds of Winter, the sixth book in the hit series, would not be coming out in 2015.

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JAN
30
21 HRS

Elijah Wood Joins Nicolas Cage in Cop Thriller 'The Trust'

Elijah Wood Joins Nicolas Cage in Cop Thriller 'The Trust'

Elijah Wood is teaming up with Nicolas Cage to star in The Trust, a cop thriller being directed by Alex Brewer.

Cage and Wood will play two crooked cops who discover a hidden safe while working in the evidence unit of the police department. When they try to abscond with the contents, they are faced with even more corruption that leaves them fighting for their lives and questioning their every move.

Jack Huston was originally earmarked for the role Wood is taking.

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JAN
30
22 HRS

'Jurassic World': Meet the Indominus Rex

'Jurassic World': Meet the Indominus Rex

The future of prehistory has arrived — online, at least. The promotional website for this summer's Jurassic World, designed as a promotional site for the fictional theme park in the movie, has unveiled details of the Indominus Rex, the newly created monster described as "the most fearsome dinosaur ever to be displayed at Jurassic World."

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JAN
30
1 day

David Tennant Says Upcoming Marvel Role Is a Childhood Dream

David Tennant Says Upcoming Marvel Role Is a Childhood Dream

From hyperactive Time Lords to troubled detectives and now to purple-skinned superhero villains. David Tennant’s already eclectic line of characters took another twist earlier this week when it was revealed that the Scottish actor — currently appearing on U.K. TV screens in the second season of ITV’s Broadchurch — would be starring in Netflix’s Marvel comic book drama A.K.A.

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JAN
29
2 DAYS

It's Hulk vs Iron Man In New 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Teaser Trailer

The trailers for Avengers: Age of Ultron have so far given us hints of an epic, city-destroying, to hell with the cleanup and insurance costs battle between the Hulk and Iron Man, and a new TV spot teaser from Marvel gives us just that little bit more. 

We still have no idea why Iron Man dons the Hulkbuster armor to take on his rage-filled fellow Avenger, but we do get to see more of Black Widow, Thor, Scarlet Witch, Captain America, Hawkeye and Nick Fury, who all look equal parts concerned, confused and a little afraid. 

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JAN
29
2 DAYS

Five Movies That Could Benefit From a Super Bowl Trailer Debut

Five Movies That Could Benefit From a Super Bowl Trailer Debut

Every year, the Super Bowl brings new trailers for movies hoping to make a massive impact with audiences, and this year is unlikely to be any different — we already know that Jurassic World will have a new trailer on show, with others still to be confirmed.

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JAN
29
2 DAYS

Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' Enlists 'Grey's Anatomy' Alum

Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' Enlists 'Grey's Anatomy' Alum

Netflix's upcoming Marvel series A.K.A. Jessica Jones has found a best friend for its title character.

Grey's Anatomy and Crisis alum Rachael Taylor has joined the cast of the superhero series, Marvel announced Thursday.

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JAN
29
2 DAYS

'Insurgent' Super Bowl Ad Debuts

'Insurgent' Super Bowl Ad Debuts

Ahead of Sunday’s game, the Super Bowl trailer for Insurgent has been released online, showing Shailene Woodley facing off against Kate Winslet — or is she?

The trailer premiered via MTV, and shows Woodley's Tris attacking Jeanine, only for the entire scene to be revealed to be something far more surreal (or, more properly, less real) than it seemed at first.

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JAN
29
2 DAYS

Jay Roach to Direct Action Comedy 'Mad Dogs' for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

Jay Roach to Direct Action Comedy 'Mad Dogs' for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

Warner Bros. has picked up Mad Dogs, an action-comedy package that adapts a novel from Six Days of the Condor author James Grady.

Jay Roach is attached to direct the project while Wes Jones, a well-regarded screenwriter whose script College Republicans topped the 2010 Black List, will pen the adaptation.

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JAN
29
2 DAYS

Lego Announces Massive SHIELD Helicarrier Model

Lego Announces Massive SHIELD Helicarrier Model

Lego has officially announced a gigantic SHIELD Helicarrier model ahead of the New York Toy Fair in February. The long-hoped-for set contains 2,996 pieces and the finished build will be 11 inches high, 31 inches long and 17 inches wide. 

The set will go on sale in March (with VIP members getting a chance to buy it in mid-Feb.) with a retail price of $349.99, making it the second-most-expensive set in the company’s lineup behind the $399.99 Star Wars Death Star.

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JAN
29
2 DAYS

'Terminator Genisys' Super Bowl Ad Debuts

'Terminator Genisys' Super Bowl Ad Debuts

The Superbowl TV spot for Terminator: Genisys has been released, showing Arnold Schwarzenegger in action as the aged cyborg tasked, this time around, with saving the future.

In a break from tradition, Terminator: Genisys sees Schwarzenegger playing a Terminator tasked with keeping Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke) alive, resulting in a timeline that differs from events seen in earlier films in the series. The 30-second spot will debut during the second quarter of the game.

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JAN
28
2 DAYS

Chadwick Boseman on Snubs: "I'd Rather Have an Action Figure Than a Golden Globe"

Chadwick Boseman on Snubs: "I'd Rather Have an Action Figure Than a Golden Globe"

Chadwick Boseman is OK with having been largely absent from this season's awards conversation. 

The 38-year-old actor, who starred in 2014's James Brown biopic Get on Up, told the Santa Barbara Independent that he's not letting his lack of an Oscar or Golden Globe nomination get him down. 

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