Paul Feig is on a roll! The director of the new version of Ghostbusters, which is currently in production, has been tweeting up a storm lately, and he just dropped an automotive bombshell.
In the original movie, the vehicle, known as the Ecto-1, served to transport not only the Ghostbusters themselves, but also their equipment, including their proton packs, so… Continue reading New 'Ghostbusters' Ecto-1 and Villain Revealed
Today is a good day for geek franchises. We’ve already gotten some Marvel tidbits, most notably that the new standalone Spider-Man movie would be taking notes from John Hughes’ high school movies, and now there are even more morsels on the way. And, surprisingly, they’re not all Marvel related!
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
That’s the official title of the next Guardians of the Galaxy
The Important News
Chris Hemsworth joined the Ghostbusters reboot.
Chiwetel Ejiofor will play Doctor Strange villain Baron Mordo.
Matthew Vaughn will write and direct Kingsman 2.
Melissa McCarthy is a bonafide box office star.
Brad Pitt is going to be a Netflix movie star.
The Stand could be a Showtime miniseries that leads into theatrical movies.
The live-action… Continue reading Best of the Week: 'The Martian' Trailer, Chris Hemsworth Joined 'Ghostbusters' and More
Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:
Voldemort fills in for Bruno Mars in this very well done Harry Potter-themed parody of “Uptown Funk” (via Geek Tyrant):
And here’s one of Jason Edmiston’s “Eyes Without a Face” paintings to appropriately follow that video (via Geek Tyrant):
Huey Lewis would have had no problem… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: Harry Potter "Uptown Funk" Parody, a Lawsuit-free 'Ghostbusters' Song and More