Tag Archive: Holograms


So far the major concern about the Jem and the Holograms movie is that it doesn’t quite look like the ’80s cartoon it is based on. The first trailer didn’t really help things as it looked like a simple story about a young singer who becomes a reluctant pop princess. The new trailer, however, has a few more of the ingredients taken from… Continue reading New 'Jem and the Holograms' Trailer Introduces Synergy

If all you saw of the new Jem and the Holograms movie was the above image, you’d wonder how this is supposed to be based on the totally outrageous and glitterific cartoon and toy line from the 1980s. But that’s just Jem’s alter ego, Jerrica Benton (Aubrey Peeples), a shy, normal girl who secretly moonlights as the leader of a popular… Continue reading New 'Jem and the Holograms' Trailer and Photos Mix Up the Modern and the Retro

Adrianne Palicki and D.J. Cotrona On ‘G.I. Joe: Retaliation’ And Their Love For Jem And The Holograms And Rainbow Brite

Wrapping up our American International Toy Fair coverage (a.k.a. Mike Ryan’s Nerdfest Happy Fun Time), we spent some time with your brand new Flint and Lady Jaye from “G.I. Joe: Retaliation,” D.J. Cotrona and Adrianne Palicki. I’ll say this from talking to Cotrona and Palicki (and earlier with Jon Chu and The Rock): if these guys aren’t true G.I. Joe fans, boy, Paramount has done an incredible job prepping them… Continue reading Adrianne Palicki and D.J. Cotrona On 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' And Their Love For Jem And The Holograms And Rainbow Brite

Now that Martin Scorsese has tested out shooting for 3D with his upcoming flick Hugo, he’s become one of the converted — singing the technology’s praises while discussing the ways in which he applied it to his film about a boy searching for a key that unlocks the past. While chatting it up during a special Hugo screening in LA over the weekend, Scorsese told… Continue reading What They Said: Martin Scorsese on Holograms After 3D, and Jose Padilha on What to Expect from the 'Robocop' Remake