Fantastic Fest is a celebration of genre films of all shapes, sizes and budgets. That means that in-between the Korean revenge flicks and the fantastical Japanese musicals and the American slasher throwbacks are science fiction films and the festival’s track record with programming smart sci-fi has been awfully consistent. 2015, which featured the best line-up in Fantastic Fest’s history, was no different. Here’s… Continue reading The Best (and Craziest) Science Fiction Films at Fantastic Fest 2015
The Important News
Franchise Fever: Christopher Lloyd stars in a new Back to the Future short. Trainspotting 2 will shoot next year. Lionsgate wants a Cabin in the Woods sequel. The Enchanted sequel will be titled Disenchanted. Watchmen might become a TV series. Sony is making an animated Ghostbusters movie.
Marvel Madness: Kevin Feige gave updates on Captain America, Spider-Man and more. And an update on Captain Marvel.
Casting Net: John Goodman joined Kong: Skull Island. Ellar Coltrane joined The Circle. Nat Wolff… Continue reading Best of the Week: New 'Back to the Future' Film Teaser, Fantastic Fest Reviews and More
The Important News
Franchise Fever: Ernie Hudson is making a cameo in the Ghostbusters reboot. Sigourney Weaver is also making a cameo in the Ghostbusters reboot. Prometheus 2 is titled Alien: Paradise Lost and there will be a few more linking to Alien.
More Sequel Stuff: A sequel to Sicario focused on Benicio Del Toro’s character is in development. Wesley Snipes has had talks about doing more Blade sequels. The WNUF Halloween Special is… Continue reading Best of the Week: Fantastic Fest Guide, New Ways to Enjoy 'Star Wars' and More
Fantastic Fest, that annual celebration of genre cinema from all over the world, is upon us once again (check out a list of our most anticipated movies here). This Austin, Texas-based film festival is nirvana for movie fans and a Mecca for horror, action, and science fiction buffs. It’s something else. It’s the most fun week of the year, even for those of… Continue reading The Last Sci-Fi Blog: 6 Fantastic Fest Sci-fi Movies You Can Watch Right Now
Calling all Harry Potter fans — we have good news for you! Warner Bros. has officially announced the start of production on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, a spinoff of the Harry Potter series written by J.K. Rowling and directed by David Yates, who was behind the camera on the last four Harry Potter movies.
Warners wants to launch a… Continue reading Production Begins on 'Harry Potter' Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'