For some as we approach the winter months, thoughts inevitably turn to spring. For the select few of us willing to play the awards game, we cannot even make it to winter without speculating on which candidates will be running for the Oscars in the dead of the season. Those unfamiliar with the game should note that there are really only three seasons on our calendar… Continue reading The Awards Line: The Early Numbers on Best Picture
Writer/director David Twohy is definitely returning to the land of Riddick, but based on this early report from Moviehole, the series seems to be heading back to the low-key Pitch Black approach and not the ridiculously over-produced tone found in the sequel, The Chronicles of Riddick. Yes, Vin Diesel is back.
Apparently casting is well underway for the as-yet-untitled Riddick 3, but those guys… Continue reading Early Details Emerge for the Third 'Riddick' Adventure
Like Russell Crow, Gerard Butler’s choice of recent films has not set Hollywood afire — ‘Law Abiding Citizen,’ ‘The Bounty Hunter’ and ‘The Ugly Truth,’ each moderate successes, has done little to kick the Scot further up the serious leading man ladder. That may change with ‘Machine Gun Preacher,’ in which Butler stars as Sam Childers, a former drug-dealing biker tough guy who found God and… Continue reading Early Edition: Gerard Butler, 'Quantum Hoops,' and 'Hunger Games' Sequel (Already?)
Steven Spielberg will be making his first Comic-Con appearance next week as part of the mogul’s efforts to drum up more excitement for his big-screen adaptation of the beloved Belgian comic book character Tintin, which will be using the not-quite-accepted-by-audiences motion-capture technology. ‘The Adventures of Tintin’ — with translations published in more than 80 languages and with more than 350 million copies of the books sold to date — is… Continue reading Early Edition: Spielberg Brings 'Tintin' to Comic-Con, David Goyer Walks With 'Godzilla,' More