Yesterday, it was revealed that Sin City and Spy Kids director Robert Rodriguez has signed up to co-write and direct a live-action take on Jonny Quest. Although the original cartoon series only ran for a single season in 1964, it has firmly embedded itself in popular culture with its cast of varied adventurers creating archetypes that still exist (and are still ruthlessly parodied)… Continue reading Robert Rodriguez Is Bringing Back 'Jonny Quest' and Here's Who He Should Cast
We’re almost midway through 2015, and we still don’t have (commercial) flying cars or dehydrated pizza. But fans of Back to the Future Part II shouldn’t be too disappointed with the way this year has turned out. Just check out the following updates on two aspects of that movie’s version of 2015 that actually exist:
New World Record for Hoverboard
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The Important News
Chris Pratt said he’s doing some non-Guardians of the Galaxy Marvel movies.
Reese Witherspoon will star in a live-action Tinker Bell movie.
Peter Sarsgaard will play the villain in The Magnificent Seven.
Pitch Perfect 2 topped the box office last weekend.
Inside Out is getting great reviews.
Jack Black will make another movie with Jared Hess.
When Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back hit theaters in 1980 a very special short film played in front of it in select theaters around the world. This wasn’t just a fleeting five minute cartoon or anything like that, either. Black Angel was a robust, lushly photographed 25-minute film commissioned by George Lucas himself with the express purpose of showing… Continue reading Watch the Long-Lost Short Film George Lucas Had Made For 'Empire Strikes Back'
The Eagle and the Hawk: This powerful anti-war drama stars Cary Grant and Fredric Marchas as rival pilots with opposing codes of honor during World War I. The Last Outpost: Blending action-adventure with romantic melodrama, this rousing saga follows a British prisoner (Cary Grant) who is rescued from a firing squad by his cellmate (Claude Rains). Wake Island: Based on a true… Continue reading War, 10-Movie Collection: The Eagle and The Hawk / The Last Outpost / Bengal Brigad / Jet Pilot / Ulzana's Raid / To Hell and Back / In Enemy Country / Raid on Rommel / Battle Hymn / Wake Island